Conference for Global Transformation

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: When does the Conference for Global Transformation begin?

A:  Our first Welcome Session is on Friday, May 21, at 11:00 am US Pacific time. A second Welcome Session, mainly for people in Australia and New Zealand, will be on Friday, May 21, at 3:30 pm US Pacific time (8:30 am on Saturday in Sydney). The Pre-Conference Session, which has an additional tuition, starts at 8:30 am US Pacific time. The first Keynote Session begins on Friday at 1:30 pm Pacific Daylight Time.

Q:  When does the Conference for Global Transformation complete?

A:  The Closing Keynote Addresses and General Session, on Sunday, May 23 at 1:30 pm US Pacific time, is followed by a Gathering of the Social Commons from 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm US Pacific time.

The Closing Keynote Addresses and General Session will be rebroadcast, mainly for people in Australia and New Zealand at 9:00 pm US Pacific time (2:00 pm on Monday in Sydney) and this hosted rebroadcast will also be followed by a Gathering of the Social Commons, which concludes at midnight US Pacific time (5:00 pm on Monday in Sydney).

Q: Can I go to all the sessions?

A: The Pre-Conference Session has an additional tuition. You are welcome to attend any of the other sessions in the conference schedule, no matter where you live.

Q: Do any sessions overlap?

A: Yes, there are concurrent workshop sessions. You will need to choose which workshop you will attend. Click here to see the workshop schedule. At the Gatherings of the Social Commons, you will select in which conversation you want to participate. On Friday, the Gatherings of the Social Commons are grouped into regions, on Saturday, the Gatherings of the Social Commons are divided into areas of participation and, on Sunday, the Gatherings of the Social Commons are divided into areas of interest.

Q: Can I go to more than one session at a time?

A: No, you can only attend one session at a time.

Q: Do I have to stay in the same session the whole time?

A: You are free to leave any session at any time. We recommend that you review the program and choose the sessions you would like to attend and then plan to stay for the entire session. Click here for the program overview.

Q: What if I miss a session? Is there a rebroadcast?

A: All the keynote sessions will have a rebroadcast the same day, mainly to suit people in Australia and New Zealand, and any conference participant can attend those rebroadcasts.

Q: Can I invite my friends or family to any of the scheduled events?

A:  No.  Only conference participants can attend the conference sessions.

Q. Will there be breaks?

A: Yes, the sessions are scheduled in a way that will allow for breaks, which are listed in the Program Overview.

Q: How do I attend the conference sessions?

A: To attend, go to the Participation Website. You enter your username, which is the email address you use for your Landmark account.  When you log on for the first time, you will need to create a password.

 
 
 
 
Q: What is my username and password?

A:  Your username is the email address that you use for your Landmark account. Your password is created by clicking on “Lost your password?” That will open a window where you will enter your email address again and a password, which will have been sent to your email. You will only have to do this once and you will use the same password to log into the site for the entire conference. We recommend you bookmark or save this link to access the program to attend all conference events.

Q: Can I share my username and password?

A: No, each participant has a unique username and password. Please do not share your information with anyone else.

Q: How can I save the website so I can find it?

A: You can save it as a bookmark or favorite in your browser, or copy and paste it into your calendar, or another document.

Q: Where do I get support during the conference?

A: You will find links on our Participation Website for our staffed Curated Rooms.

Hospitality — Have your questions answered, find out what is next, meet up with others. There will be members of our tech support team in the Hospitality Suite this year.
Hours:
Friday 8:00 am – 9:00 pm US Pacific time
Saturday 5:30 am – 9:00 pm US Pacific time
Sunday 5:30 am – 9:00 pm US Pacific time
 
Registration — Register for the 2022 Conference for Global Transformation, the 2021/2022 Inquiry Explorations program and have your questions answered about these and other upcoming programs.
Hours:
Friday 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm US Pacific time
Saturday and Sunday 8:00 am – 6:00 pm US Pacific time
Monday 8:00 am – 8:00 pm US Pacific time
Information for Authors & Presenters — Find out what it takes to be published in the Journal of the Conference for Global transformation or how to submit a proposal for a poster, workshop, work of art or video collaboration for next year’s conference.
Hours:
Friday 12:30 pm – 9:00 pm US Pacific time (with the exception of the Welcome Session and Keynote Session)
Saturday 6:00 am – 8:30 pm US Pacific time (with the exception of the Keynote Sessions)
Sunday 6:00 am – 7:15 pm US Pacific time (with the exception of the Keynote and Closing Address Sessions)
Note: We will be open during the Gatherings of the Social Commons and the workshop sessions.
 

 

 

 

 

 

Q: If I want to host a social event during the conference and invite others to attend, how do I do that?

A.    You can host a social event in one of the breakout rooms in our online Hospitality Suite.

In advance of the conference weekend, you can send an email to cgt2021hospitality@gmail.com. Please include the following information for your social event:

●        Name of your group
●        Date, time and time zone
●        Duration of the event (Example: 1:00 pm-2:00 pm US Eastern time)

Be sure to give your invited participants the group name you created.  Your invited participants will be able to enter our online Hospitality Suite and go automatically into the breakout room with your group name.

During the conference, you can stop by our online Hospitality Suite and make a request for a breakout room for you and your invited guests.