Poster Guidelines

These are the guideliens for Poster papers and PhD Forum posters for VLSI-SoC 2012. You are required to design and print your own poster. 

  • We will provide an easel, a 40 inch by 30 inch poster board, and tacks to display your poster.
  • Posters should be 40 inches wide by 30 inches tall in landscape mode. 


If local printing is needed, there are severeal options to print locally: 

Fed-Ex Office Print Center - Downtown Santa Cruz

712 River Street (Shopping Center with Trader Joe's and CVS), Santa Cruz, CA 95060

(831) 425-1177

Price - 9/27/11 Cost to print was $94.50 for a 36x48 poster on heavy weight paper. 24 hour advance notice required but sometimes they will waive. Advance payment is required; credit card, check or cash. Submit via Online form.

Real Color - Westside Santa Cruz

403 Swift Street Suite C (near corner of Delaware and Swift), Santa Cruz, CA 95060

(831) 457-0115


They have a number of high quality poster plotters with abilty to print on various types of media. Some lead time may be needed. They do trade show exhibits. While you're waiting for the poster, you can visit Marianne's ice cream plant around the corner or depending upon your day, Santa Cruz Mountain Brewery & Bonney Doon Winery are two blocks up on Ingalls Street.