FTSA "Shorty" Award for Most Popular Presentation

Nature of the Award

The award is made to the presenter at the annual symposium who provides the best presentation as judged by popular opinion. The award consists of:

  • Presentation of the perpetual trophy and keepsake;
  • Sponsorship to present at a related forum (SETP, SFTE, SESA etc.) as approved by the FTSA Committee*.

Criteria for the Award

Presenters should be judged on their overall ability to impart knowledge to their peers. The two key features enabling this are:

  • Good quality technical content of relevance to the membership, and
  • Presenting in an entertaining and informative manner.

Voting Guidance





*FTSA will contact the forum organiser to endorse inclusion of presentation. Attendance costs will be reimbursed by the Society up to a maximum value of $250. The winner should be deemed worthy of representing the Society at a professional forum.