Thank you for registering for the 2021 Innovations in Testing Conference! We have compiled information about the virtual conference, what to expect, and more. Please review and email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have other questions.
Attendify is the main platform for the virtual event, allowing you to access the conference program, watch the sessions and ask questions to the presenters, communicate with fellow attendees, view our sponsors, and so much more! Below in the question “Will you provide training for Attendify?,” you will find a list of training videos to see how to use Attendify and all the features available for the conference.
You can access Attendify via your desktop or download the app.
We highly recommend for you to login to Attendify upon receiving the link to access the platform during the week of April 19th before the conference. If you have any trouble logging into the platform, please email email@example.com.
If you decide to use the desktop version, we strongly recommend using Google Chrome, Mozilla Firefox or Safari.
Yes, if you are attending the conference you can download the app and use your mobile phone to access the conference and participate in the sessions and engage with other attendees.
In Attendify, navigate to the schedule tab, then select schedule. This will show all sessions for the conference. To watch a session, click on the session you would like to view. You will then see a countdown in the middle of the page for all sessions that will be streamed (Panel Discussions, Presentations, General Sessions, Debates, and Demos). Once the session is live, the countdown will expire, and the session will be viewable.
If you are trying to join a Peas in a Pod Discussion or Workshop, you will see the Zoom options to join the meeting in the middle of the session information page. Select “Open in Zoom App” This will take you into the Zoom Meeting. Do not select Join Here as this option will not have full Zoom Meeting functionality. Note: If you are using Safari, you will only see the option “Open in Zoom App.” See below for image of what this option will look like for these sessions.
Yes, each session will have a chat feature where you can ask questions to the presenters and chat with other attendees who are watching that particular session.
We have created training videos that will show you the features Attendify will have and how to use them. You will find a list of these videos in the below question.
We have training videos attendees can watch to learn more about Attendify and how it works. You can find a list of those training videos below.
Yes, you can engage with speakers, sponsors, and attendees in the conference platform. You will be able to private message any speaker or attendee, start group chats via the conference app, engage with all attendees, speakers, and sponsors via the activity stream, join in on a conversation on one of the channels available via the conference app, and more! See the question above, “Will there be training for Attendify before the conference?” to see the list of training videos to learn more about these features and how to use the conference platform.
During the virtual conference, you will be able to network via the platform along with certain session types that provide more engaging opportunities. The platform has features available that allows you to interaction with speakers, sponsors, and attendees. Please see the question above for more information. The conference will also have session types that allow for more engagement, such as our Peas in a Pod Discussions and Workshops. All sessions will have the chat feature enabled so you can chat with other attendees who are joining you within that session along with a list of other attendees so you can see who else is viewing that session at the same time.
Yes, most conference sessions will be recorded and available after the conference for attendees. Peas in a Pod Discussions may not be recorded. We will send out emails during and after the conference with instructions on how to access.
The conference program listed here is listed in EDT. If you are using the app version of Attendify, the conference schedule will be listed in EDT. If you are using the desktop version, the conference sessions will be listed in your time zone.
Most sessions will be live. There will be a few presentations that are pre-recorded.
If you have concerns/questions during the conference, please call our support line at +1-443-293-4016 or email firstname.lastname@example.org. We will also have an open Zoom room staffed if you would prefer to talk with someone via video chat. The link to this Zoom room can be accessed here.