FAQ

Until when is registration possible?

You can register until and during the meeting. Registration is possible as usual via the congress website: www.wcnr-congress.org/registration-abstracts/registration/

Is there a fee for registering for the digital congress?

Yes, registration for the digital WFNR & SOFMER 2020 is subject to a fee. As usual, you can register via the "Registration" tab.

I have already registered for the WFNR & SOFMER 2020 - what happens now?

You should already have received a separate e-mail from our registration department. You will be rebooked for the digital meeting according to your previous registration. Cancellation was possible until July 31 at a processing fee of 25 EUR.

What do I need to attend the digital meeting?

To participate in the digital congress, you will need a good and stable Internet connection, your computer/laptop, tablet or cell phone, optional speakers/headphones and a microphone. Please also make sure that you are using the latest version of your internet browser. If you are using Internet Explorer below version 11, there might definitely be problems. The use of a camera is optional.

Further information on the technical requirements can also be found in the user manual. You must also be registered for the meeting. Registration is possible as usual via the congress website.

Are the sessions interactive? Will there be a possibility for Q&A?

The speakers and chairs are live for all sessions (even, if the presentations are not live). You can ask questions via chat during the presentations. At the end of each session, the chairs review the questions, read them out and the speakers answer them. The chat area is also available at any time during the virtual congress for further discussions.

Will there be an industrial exhibition?

Yes, the digital WFNR & SOFMER 2020 is accompanied by a digital industrial exhibition. The companies have the opportunity to present themselves and their products on their detailed pages. Just like at a face-to-face event, you can view the material on display and exchange information with the booth personnel. Our industrial partners are looking forward to your visit!

Who can I contact if I have technical problems, a question etc. during the meeting?

Please contact the helpdesk via the chat icon which you will find on the lower right corner on all pages of the virtual congress.

Will it be possible to get CME points at the digital WFNR & SOFMER 2020?

The certification of the digital WFNR & SOFMER 2020 was applied for at the medical chamber of Thuringia as well as the EACCME. You will find further information here soon.

Is there a digital guide, such as a programme booklet, for the meeting?

As usual, there is a programme booklet. You can download it as a PDF file at any time on the digital congress page. In addition to the programme booklet, there is also an abstract volume. All presented abstracts of the digital WFNR & SOFMER 2020 will be published in NNR (Sage Publishing) after the conference.