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  1. What happens if there are technical issues during a session?

    With the added strain on networks as more people are at home and online, sessions may encounter technical glitches. If your session is disrupted, we encourage you to continue the session if at all possible. If you are unable to proceed to the sessio...
  2. I am in a session but the other person talking doesn’t hear me, what do I do?

    Please make certain that your volume is turned up and your speakers are set to the correct device.
  3. I am in a session and the audio keeps breaking up, what do I do?

    If you are using a Bluetooth device, please make certain your batteries aren’t low. Please try changing headsets. Note: Audio issues may be on the presenter’s side due to network or equipment issues.
  4. I am in the session, but the video is blurry/pixelated or choppy, what can I do?

    Please check your internet connection to ensure you are receiving the proper speeds for streaming. Test your internet connection on or (3Mb download / 1.5Mb upload for 720 HD video). Note: Video issues may be on the presenter&...
  5. I am in the session, but my video is frozen and I can’t hear the audio, what do I do?

    Please ensure that your system’s speakers are turned on and the volume is up. If the video continues to freeze, please try to refresh your internet browser by selecting Ctrl+F5. If you have a Mac, please hold down the “Command” key...
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  8. Who will I be able to chat with?

    You’ll be able to chat with attendees, sponsors and speakers. To chat directly with an attendee, please select the “Attendees” navigation to begin networking.
  9. What days or times will you feature the live sessions?

    Pre-Conference Mega Sessions (pre-registration required), Main Stage and Breakout Sessions all have Live components. Pre-Conference Mega Sessions and opening Main Stage session with Minda Harts will kick-off the opening day of the HBA Annual Confere...
  10. What time zone will be used for virtual sessions?

    Sessions will take place in Eastern Standard Time.