Schedule and Attending Sessions

Q: When does the Year-end Vacation begin?
A: There is a Welcome All session on Monday, 29-Nov-21, at 12:00 pm PST.

Q: When does the Year-end Vacation complete?
A: The Farewell All session is Sunday, 5-Dec-21, at 12:00 pm PST.

Q: What is the difference between the General and Parallel Sessions?
A: The General Sessions are led by Tobin White and the Year-end Course Leaders and Co-Leaders and is where we will directly engage in the inquiry, Being Creative.  The Parallel Sessions explores the theme of the Year-end Vacation from an alternative perspective and is a complement to the General Sessions.  This year, the Parallel Sessions will be led by Sandy Robbins.

Q: If I want to upgrade my package, how do I do that?
A: Before the Year-end Vacation begins on Monday, 29-Nov-21, you can upgrade your package by contacting your Wisdom Course Leader or the Wisdom Office at +1 212 825-3500 (Eastern).

After the Year-end Vacation begins, please visit the Registration room and a member of the Year-end team will assist you.

Q: When is the latest I can upgrade my package?
A: Wednesday, 1-Dec-21, before 12:00 pm PST.

Q: Why is there a number and/or a letter after the event name?
A: There are two opportunities to attend almost all the events. They are labeled “A” and “B”. The number represents the session number, and the letter represents the first or second opportunity. “1A” is the same as “1B”.

Q: Can I go to both the A and the B sessions?
A: Yes, you are welcome to attend any of the sessions of the components you are registered for.  For example, if you are registered for the General Sessions, you can attend both General Session A and General Session B.

Q: Do any sessions overlap?
A: Yes, for the Workshops, there are concurrent sessions (more than one session scheduled to start at the same time).

Q: Can I go to more than one at a time?
A: No, you can only attend one session/event at a time.

Q: Do I have to stay in the same session the whole time?
A: No, you are free to leave at any time; however, we highly recommend that you plan to stay for the entire session.

NOTE: for the Consulting Practices Workshop, please plan to arrive on time and stay for the entire session. If that is not possible, please consider participating at another time or in another event.  The Zoom room will be closed after the session begins.

Q: What if I miss a session? Is there a re-broadcast?
A: The sessions will not be re-broadcasted. If you miss a session, we recommend that you connect with a fellow Year-end participant and ask them to share with you.

Q: Can I invite my friends or family to events?
A: Yes, there are two guest events to invite your friends and family members to attend:  Community Sharing and the Wisdom Course Area Special Introductions to the Landmark Forum. Flyers for both events can be found on the Participation Website under ‘More Stuff’.

Q: When are the sharing sessions?
A: Gathering of the Social Commons and Community Sharing.

Q: What if I’m late?
A: There is no need to acknowledge being late! Please join the session and the conversation.

NOTE: for the Consulting Practices Workshop, please plan to arrive on time and stay for the entire session. If that is not possible, please consider participating at another time or in another event.  The room will be closed after the session begins.

Q: Can I let my friends see my screen?
A: No, this is a Landmark event for registered participants. Please honor the space by keeping your computer monitor/screen and audio accessible only to you.

Q: How do I join the session?
A: On the Schedule page, you will find all the events listed in chronological order. Find the event/session you would like to attend and select “Join Session”.

Q: Are you taking attendance?
A: No, we will not be taking attendance. However, we will be monitoring the number of people in attendance for each event.

Q: Will there be breaks?
A: Yes, the sessions are scheduled in a way that allow for breaks throughout the day. You are free to design your participation however you want.

Q: If I need a bio break can I just shut off my video?
A: Yes, please turn off your video if you need to step away and when you return, please turn your video back on.

Logistics

Q: What is my username and password?
A: For your convenience, your email address on record is your username.  The first time you log in to the Participation Website, you will create your password.  If you do not remember your password, please go to https://www.wisdomyev.com/login-yev/ and select “Lost your password?” to create a new password.

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 do I find the logistics email that was sent?
A: You can search your email by subject and look for “2021 Year-end Vacation Logistics”.

Q: Do I have to log in everyday?
A: No. Once logged in, you can visit the site for several days without having to log in again. You will have to log in again at least once during the duration of the Year-end Vacation.

NOTE:  Depending on your computer settings and/or the browser you use, you may need to refresh the webpage.

Q: How can I save the website so I can find it?
A: Add the URL to your bookmarks. Since every browser is different, please search Google.com for instructions on how to add a bookmark on your standard browser.

Miscellaneous

Q: How can I find out who is registered?
A: You can find people at the sessions and events, in the Wisdom Cafe, and/or in the closed Facebook group, 2021 Year-end Vacation.

Q: How can I find my friends?
A: You can find people at the sessions and events, in the Wisdom Cafe, and/or in the closed Facebook group, 2021 Year-end Vacation.

Q: If I want to host an activity/event, how do I do that?
A:  Please complete a Participant Hosted Activity form which can be found on the Social Activities page.  Once you complete the form, your activity/event will show up on the Activity Board.

You can also visit the Hospitality/Support room and speak with a member of the Year-end team.

Q: If I want to contact a Wisdom Course Leader, how do I do that?
A: Please visit the Hospitality/Support room and speak with a member of the Year-end team.