This is a basic presenter FAQ that applies to most session formats. For specific questions about your session, please refer to the corresponding presenter guide.
Q: What time zone is the meeting held in?
A: Central time zone.
Q: How long will content be available?
A: Content will be available until January 31, 2022
Q: Can I use my own slide deck?
A: A PAS presentation deck template will be available for download in the PAS Presentation Management Portal’s presenter task. PAS highly recommends you use this template so your work is branded correctly. Access to this slide deck will be granted on March 22, 2021, via email.
Q: How do I register for PAS 2021 Virtual?
A: Registration is currently open for the PAS 2021 Virtual Conference. Click here to register. All presenters must register as a Full Access Pass attendee to present at PAS 2021. We strongly recommend registering by March 18th to receive the early discount rate.
Q: Will all presenters be required to register for the conference?
A: Yes. All presenters must register as a Full Access Pass attendee to present at PAS 2021.
Q: What technology do I need to present at the virtual conference?
A: A computer, webcam, microphone, and internet connection are required.
Q: What if I miss my scheduled technical check?
A: If you miss your scheduled technical check, please reach out to firstname.lastname@example.org with the subject “Missed Technical Check,” and the PAS team will assist you.
Q: Can I connect from a mobile device?
A: Yes, to view presentations, there will also be a PAS 2021 Virtual App. While presenting, though, a computer, webcam, microphone, and internet connection are required. We do not recommend presenting using a tablet.
Q: Will the content be available in multiple languages?
A: Content is only available in English.
Q: Can attendees call in via phone to hear the sessions?
A: No, calling in is not an option.
Q: Will there be networking opportunities at PAS 2021 Virtual?
A: Yes, you will also be able to view other attendee’s profiles and chat with them directly. And you’ll be able to interact with colleagues during the live Q&A sessions.
Q: Can I chat with other presenters and attendees directly?
A: Yes, you can connect using the chat feature on the platform.
Q: Can I see who else is presenting and attending the conference?
A: Yes, you will have access to all other attendees and presenters who have opted to share their profiles.
Q: What web browsers do you recommend for the PAS 2021 Virtual Platform?
A: Use Google Chrome or Firefox to participate and present in the PAS 2021 Virtual conference.
Q: What virtual platform is being used for the event?
A: CadmiumCD will be used as the PAS 2021 virtual platform.
Q: Will live sessions be available on-demand after their scheduled date/time?
A: All Live Sessions will be available on-demand after the live showing. They will be available until January 31, 2022.
Q: What is the deadline for uploading and pre-recording my content?
A: April 16, 2021, is the deadline for uploading your final presentation recordings, slides, handouts, and profiles in CadmiumCD. For e-posters, this includes a PDF of your poster and audio recording.
Q: How soon can I begin my pre-record session or e-Poster?
A: You may begin the recording process the week of March 22, when the PAS Presentation Management Portal opens, and you have until April 16th to complete and upload your presentation.