CONFERENCE FORMAT/AGENDA FAQ'S
Below are some of our frequently asked questions. If you have any questions that aren't covered below, don't hesitate to reach out to Event Marketing Manager, Disha Koshal at Disha.Koshal@informa.com.
When does the in-person conference & exhibition take place?
The in-person experience takes place across 4 days from December 13 - 16, 2021 at the Marriott Marquis in San Diego.
The virtual experience will take place from December 13 - 17, 2021 via our best-in-class virtual platform.
December 12 is when both half-day workshops and the full day training course will take place. The exhibition will be set up this day too.
Your Face-to-Face Experience Pass also grants you access to all benefits included in the Virtual Experience Pass.
How many attendees/exhibitors will be onsite in San Diego?
This will be our first Antibody Engineering in-person experience since COVID-19, but we expect around 300-400 attendees and 60+ exhibitors onsite. We expect in-person attendance to be heavily US-focused, but we are already receiving international registrations!
What COVID-19 safety protocols be implemented?
Antibody Engineering & Therapeutics US in-person experience will be organized in accordance with Informa’s AllSecure health and safety standard.
Will you be offering exhibit hall visitor passes?
Yes! Exhibit hall visitor registration will open up in mid-October.
What networking opportunities are available?
Both the in-person and virtual attendees, exhibitors and speakers will be contactable in the ConnectMe virtual event platform for meeting scheduling and instant messaging.
Plus, our in-person experience will have an evening cocktail reception in the exhibition on as well as 4 networking lunches throughout the event.
Which platform are you using to host the virtual portion of the event?
To deliver a seamless event experience, we’ll be using our best-in-class ConnectMe virtual event platform makes it easier than ever for you to access today's leading science, technologies and networking opportunities within the global antibody community.
Is there a virtual exhibition space?
Yes, there is a virtual exhibit hall where each sponsor will have their own "booth" for you to engage with them.
Can I connect with other attendees?
Yes, from December 12 - 16 2021, you are able to connect with all other attendees in numerous ways through video chat, instant message and meeting request functionalities.
Will you be accepting poster submissions?
Yes, we are accepting poster submissions for both the in-person and virtual events. You must add the poster presentation to your conference pass during the registration process, as well as fill out a poster submission form. For more information, visit: https://informaconnect.com/antibody-engineering-therapeutics/submit-a-poster/
Will posters be available in-person and virtually?
Yes, we will have a poster hall within the exhibit hall on-site in San Diego, December 12 - 16. Any in-person poster presenter who wishes to have their poster displayed virtually will also have that option. There will also be a virtual poster hall within the ConnectMe platform.
Will speaker presentation slides be made available after the event?
No, unfortunately we do not share speaker presentation slides with our attendees. However, the presentations will be made available via the virtual platform for 30-days post event for you to re-watch at your leisure.
Will I receive a delegate list?
The delegate list is not available pre or post-event, however, you will be able to see a full list of who attended virtually and in-person, as well as communicate with all registered delegates through the ConnectMe platform by scheduling meetings or initiating 1:1 chats.