Accessing Our Virtual Platform

When the virtual platform becomes available (November 2, 2020), all registered attendees will receive an email inviting them to access and log in to the platform. Follow the link provided and click Sign In to begin the login process.


System Requirements

Desktop:

Desktop or laptop computer. Most computers purchased within the past few years will suffice.

Operating System:
  • Mac: Mac OSX 10.7 or later
  • Windows: Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista (SP1 or later), XP (SP3 or later)
  • Ubuntu: 12.04 or later
  • Linux: Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 or higher
Web Browser:
  • We strongly recommend using Google Chrome or Microsoft Edge browsers. Due to limitations within Zoom, attendees in Safari, Firefox, or other browsers may experience difficulty.
Internet Connection:

1.5 Mbps “up” minimum (3+ Mbps “up” recommended). Note: wireless speeds are lower than your ISP’s advertised speeds. You can use speedtest.net to test your speeds on your computer.

Hardware:

(recommended for maximum experience but not required)

  • Webcam
  • The microphone and speakers that come built-in to most computers are adequate, but a headset with a mic or a stand-alone microphone will create a richer, cleaner sound.

Mobile Web:

Smartphone with web browser (Chrome, Edge, Firefox, or Safari recommended)

Preparation Before the Event

Install “Zoom Client for Meetings” by visiting the Zoom Download Center.