LECO Analytical Applications Poster Competition 2020

With the aim of improving our understanding and knowledge of LECO users’ work and research, LECO Europe is running a Poster Competition for all LECO Users. It‘s a great opportunity to present your work to LECO and the wider LECO user base. All posters will be exhibited within our online LECO Poster Gallery until 28th of February 2021. The winner will be announced beginning of March 2021.




1 st Prize: 500 EUR


2 nd Prize: 250 EUR

+ Winner’s 3D Crystal Trophy
+ Framed presentation poster
+ Displayed within the LECO Poster Gallery
+ Expenses paid trip to a conference in 2021

+ Runner-Up 3D Crystal Trophy
+ Framed presentation poster
+ Displayed within the LECO Poster Gallery

For first and second prize the same amount of money will be donated to a charity organisation selected by the winner *.
ALL ENTRANTS will be presented on the LECO Virtual Trade Show, along with a PDF and printed booklet with all submissions. Full access to the LECO Virtual Trade Show Gallery will be given and each registrant will receive a USB pen drive with all the details.

* The charity organisation has to be approved by LECO.

Terms & Conditions

Rules for our Poster Competition

Submissions in digital format only – This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or to your local LECO representative. All registrants will receive a confirmation email within 7 days of receiving the submission.

  • Abstract 600 characters or less
  • Entries should be A4 size, portrait orientation, 2–6 pages
  • A LECO instrument or application must be part of the work presented in the poster
  • Special sample preparation done for LECO Instruments will be also accepted Information on the LECO instrument samples are prepared for should be included
    LECO design template should be used **
  • A final poster will be arranged by LECO
  • All submissions may be used by LECO in future publications and literature, including online, If you have internal restriction when distributing this, let us know
  • English as a language is preferred, but all common European languages are accepted. We will produce an English translation and add this to your poster

** The template will be sent to you soon after your registration. Do not change the aspect ratio or colours supplied.