How do I register for the UK Internet Governance Forum meeting?
This year’s event is 100% virtual. Register your place.
I have registered to attend this year’s virtual UK IGF meeting. What happens next?
You will shortly receive a calendar invite for your chosen session(s). The Zoom link to join the webinar will be shared with you the day prior.
Where can I find the list of speakers?
Find this year’s list of speakers.
Where can I find the agenda?
Find this year’s agenda.
How can I find out which sessions I have registered for?
If you are unsure about which sessions you have registered for please contact [email protected]
Do I need to download Zoom before the event?
You do not need to download Zoom prior to the event. To join a webinar please click the webinar URL in the calendar appointment or email. You will be presented with the option to ‘Join from your browser’. We suggest joining the call 5 minutes before the start time.
What will I need to join a session?
To join a session, you will need:
- An internet connected computer, laptop, or device
- Your webinar ID number/link to join the webinar
- A phone (if you are unable to receive audio via your computer, laptop, or device)
Do I need a webcam to join a session?
You do not need a webcam to join a session, all attendees will be muted and will not be visible. You only require a device with internet connection for this event.
How do I join the webinar?
Prior to the event you will receive a calendar appointment detailing the session overview and Zoom Webinar link. An email containing the Zoom Webinar link will also be shared the day prior to the event.
On the day of the event you can join a session by clicking the webinar URL. You will be presented with the option to ‘Join from your browser’. We suggest joining the call 5 minutes before the start time.
Will sessions be recorded?
All sessions will be recorded and shared on the UK IGF website post event.
How is the event secured?
The event link will be only be shared with people who have registered for this event.
How can I ask questions during the session?
A Q&A button is located in your Zoom Webinar control panel. The Q&A function allows you to ask questions to panellists, upvote other attendee questions and comment on posted questions. If enabled by the host, you can pose questions to the host and panelists using the Q&A feature. The host or panelist can choose to respond to you privately or send your question and the answer to everyone in the webinar. Type your response to the question in the text field. If you want your question to be anonymous, check the Send Anonymously checkbox. Click Send.
Can I talk to other attendees during the session?
You can use the chat function located in your Zoom Webinar control panel to speak to all attendees. Please be aware that your name will appear when you send a message. If you have a tech issue on the day you can use the Q&A function to message the organiser. Type your message in the Text box at the bottom of the panel. Press Enter to send your message.
I have another question that is not listed in the FAQs, who should I contact?
If you have any questions surrounding this event please contact [email protected]