The 3min thesis:
The 3min thesis, also called 3MT, is a competition for PhD and early career researchers aimed at improving presentation skills. Many Universities run this competition internally to identify their best candidate for the national or international competition rounds.
The rules are simple: use one slide without any animations, present your work in under three minutes, no dancing or rapping.
And so every word counts. The concept of the 3min thesis helps focussing thoughts and concentrating on what is important.
My 3min thesis: