When planning your poster, focus on the overall message, spacing & organization of information, and timing. Most people will not read your entire poster. Viewers should be able to figure out what you did, what you found, and why it's important by scanning the title, results, graphics and conclusions of your poster.
If the information is not essential to understanding your presentation or research, then don't put it on your poster.
Identify the important content:
Determine specific size requirements:
Identify your audience and the message that you want to convey about your research:
Determine a schedule for the design process: