Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)
Please see below the answers to some of the most frequently asked questions about the Digital Conference.
Is Athens EuGMS Congress cancelled?
No, the EuGMS Annual Congresses 2020, 2021 and 2022 will be postponed for one year, moving Athens to 2021, London to 2022 and Helsinki to 2023.
In 2020 the EuGMS Congress will go digital and become the key digital event in the field of geriatric medicine and health services for the ageing population. You will find wide new possibilities for multidimensional learning, innovative web tools, global audience, target topics and a fully digital exhibition area.
When will the EuGMS e-Congress 2020 take place?
The platform will open on October 7th 2020 with live-streamed sessions and on-demand contents.
Do I need to Register to participate in the EuGMS e-Congress 2020?
Yes, you must register to participate in the EuGMS e-Congress 2020. Registrations will open soon.
What do I need to attend the digital conference?
To attend the digital conference, you need a good internet connection, your personal device or computer and a valid registration. The digital congress can be viewed in any browser, but we suggest to use Chrome for a better user experience.
What will be available to me as a registered participant?
You will find wide new possibilities for multidimensional learning, innovative web tools, global audience, target topics and a fully digital exhibition area. Registration to the e-Congress will allow you to access:
- All presentations and sessions
- Networking opportunities
- All e-poster sessions
- The virtual exhibition area
Is there a final scientific program?
Yes! The final scientific program will be in digital format and it will be available soon.
I submitted an abstract for consideration. What does this mean for me?
All submitted abstracts are still under evaluation. In this edition there will be a brand new abstract category entirely related to COVID-19. Submission deadlines have been extended to June 10, 2020. Notifications regarding abstract acceptance will be sent to abstract authors in July.
Aristea team will communicate further information regarding the digital platform, technical requirements and format specifications.
If you did not receive any acceptance notification, please contact email@example.com
I am a presenter / speaker at the event, what should I do?
All invited speakers will receive information from Aristea regarding the digital platform, technical requirements and general info.
Can I download the slides from the sessions?
Yes, slides can be downloaded upon condition of agreement from the presenter.
Can I download posters?
Yes, posters can be downloaded upon condition of agreement from the author.
I am a sponsor of the event, what should I do?
Aristea will contact you directly regarding your participation. If you need to get in touch with us, please reach: firstname.lastname@example.org
Will a certificate of attendance be available?
Participants will be able to download their certificates of attendance directly form the e-Congress website.
Will an abstract certificate be available?
Authors of accepted abstracts who present their works at the congress will be able to download their certificates directly form the e-Congress website.
Will I receive a refund of the airfare I already purchased?
Attendees should contact their carrier directly and follow the carrier’s guidelines regarding the cancellation of flights. Attendees are responsible for any cancellation or change fees.
Who do I contact for other questions?
For any further information, please contact email@example.com