Oral Presentations

Abstract notifications have been sent via email to the primary presenter and primary contact (if different).
If you submitted an abstract, but did not receive an email, please contact us as soon as possible at info@ispdhome.org.

The conference will feature podium presentations on a variety of topics in prenatal diagnosis and therapy. Abstracts will be published in a special online issue of Prenatal Diagnosis following the conference.


If you need one of your fellow authors to present in your place, please contact us as soon as possible at info@ispdhome.org.

See the Preliminary Program


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Preparing to Present

ALL SPEAKERS: Before the conference, please practice delivering your presentation in the number of minutes provided, allowing time for questions at the end. Please check in with the session moderators a few minutes before the session to confirm your affiliation, and sit near the front of the session room to make transitions easier.

Presentation Schedules

Full Online Searchable Program Available Here

Sunday, 7 July 2024
Various Rooms, Level 4
Courses 1-3 | 8:00 am - 12:00 pm
Courses 5-7 | 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Offsite (transportation provided)
Course 4 | 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Various Rooms, Level 4
Fetal Therapy; Screening Technologies | Monday, 8 July 2024 | 8:00 am – 9:00 am
Fetal Phenotyping; Genetic Counseling | Tuesday, 9 July 2024 | 8:00 am – 9:00 am

America Ballroom Center & South, Level 4
Monday, 8 July 2024
Opening Plenary | 9:15 am – 10:00 am
Current Hottest Topics | 10:00 am – 11:15 am
Lightning Communications | 12:00 pm – 12:45 pm
Fetal Therapy | 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm

Tuesday, 9 July 2024
Advancing Access to Fetal/Maternal Genomics | 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Lightning Communications | 11:15 am – 12:00 pm
Pioneer Award | 12:00 pm – 12:30 pm
Predicting Adverse Fetal Outcomes | 2:15 pm – 3:15 pm
Prenatal Diagnosis Update & MFS Award | 3:15 pm – 4:00 pm

Wednesday, 10 July 2024

Beyond DNA Sequencing | 9:15 am – 10:15 am
Late Breaking Abstracts | 10:15 am – 10:45 am
AI | 11:15 am – 12:15 pm
Best Early Career Investigators and Joe Leigh Simpson Award | 2:00 pm – 2:45 pm
Laird Jackson Innovation Plenary | 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm

America Ballroom Center & South, Level 4
Debate One | Monday, 8 July 2024 | 4:45 pm – 5:45 pm
Debate Two | Tuesday, 9 July 2024 | 4:15 pm – 5:15 pm
Debate Three | Wednesday, 10 July 2024 | 2:45 pm – 3:45 pm


SPEAKER READY ROOM: If you have changes to your presentation or need to review or provide slides onsite, please visit the staff in the speaker ready room. We request your final slides at least 24 hours prior to your presentation.

Speaker Ready Room Hours
Independence B, Level 4
7:30 am – 6:00 pm | Sunday-Monday, 7-8 July 2024
7:00 am – 5:30 pm | Tuesday, 9 July 2024
7:00 am – 4:00 pm | Wednesday,10 July 2024

Uploading PowerPoint Slides


Please name your file based on your Program ID number and the presenter surname, e.g. LC-1_Jones.pptx.

Slides should be prepared in the widescreen (16:9) format.

Please remember to say "Yes" or "No" to releasing a PDF handout of your presentation for registered conference attendees. If you say, "Yes," ISPD will create a PDF of your presentation with three slides per page and lines for notes, and upload the PDF for conference attendees. The PDF will be password protected to prevent editingYou will also need to confirm your permissions for a recording of your presentation to be share on demand with registered conference attendees and/or for your presentation recording to be available for purchase.

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Lightning Communications Presentations

Authors invited to give an oral presentation during a "lightning communication" session on either Monday, 8 July or Tuesday, 9 July 2024, will have 5 minutes total for a brief oral presentation that will follow the format below. 

LIGHTNING COMMUNICATION FORMAT — You must present 4 slides in 3 minutes: Title, Methods, Findings, Conclusion. You will have an additional 2 minutes for questions.

Please see the instructions on this page for uploading your presentation and checking in with your session moderator.

If you have any questions regarding oral presentations, please contact info@ispdhome.org.