iBRIDGE Berlin FAQ
How many people are you expecting for the iBRIDGE Barcelona event?
We are expecting 1,200 participants for iBRIDGE Barcelona 2016. Last years event iBRIDGE Berlin 2015 was fully booked out with 1100 participants attending.
What is the recording policy?
What is the iBRIDGES general policy?
The iBRIDGES initiative has been made possible through registration fees, the work of hundreds of volunteers, and nancial contributions from individuals, organizations, and companies around the world. iBRIDGE conferences are sponsored by the BIT-AMENA Center, Haas School of Business, University of California, Berkeley. These conferences are educational initiatives that are compliant with the laws of the U.S. and the EU.
The purpose of iBridges conference is to exchange information which is permissible under US Sanction Laws. However, such laws prohibit US persons form engaging in certain transactions relating to the importation or exportation of services to or from Iran, new investment in Iran or facilitation of such transactions by non-US persons. For detailed information regarding application of these US laws, please seek advice of legal counsel.
What is the hashtag of the conference?
You can follow us or join our discussions and news using this hashtags:
For any additional questions, whom can I contact?
For all questions please contact us via Contact us page.
I do not have credit card, how can I register for the conference?
What is included in my registration fee?
May I register for a single day at a reduced rate?
Can I give my registration ticket to another person to take my place?
Unfortunately registration tickets are not tradable and are linked to the person who registered initially.
Is there any grant for iBRIDGE Barcelona?
When will registration open?
What are the service charges that are added to my fee?
These are service handling charges of Regfox as well as credit card handling fees.
Can I attend a single talk or session?
What is your cancellation policy?
All refund requests must be made in writing via email to firstname.lastname@example.org and confirmed. Requests received by Oct 8, 2016 will receive a full refund, minus $50 processing fee and any applicable Regfox fees. Requests received between Oct 8, 2016 and November 8, 2016 will receive a 50% refund, minus $50 processing fee and any applicable Regfox fees. Refunds can only be processed to the credit card to which the original charge was made. Processing of the refunds may take over 30 days. No refunds will be processed for cancellations on or after Nov 8, 2016.
The applicable time zone for refund deadlines is GMT+1. Refunds can only be processed to the credit card to which the original charge was made. Processing of refunds may take between 30-60 days.
Where does conference take place?
The conference takes place at
Fira de Barcelona Montjuïc venue
Avda. Reina Maria Cristina, s/n 08004 Barcelona
Is parking available?
Which public transportation can I use?
Where can I find the conference schedule?
Is there a social program?
Yes, there are social programs. They will be announced soon alongside the conference schedule.
How can I recommend speakers or facilitators for the program?
What are the differences between the types of sessions?
iBRIDGE Barcelona has several types of sessions:
- The Main Hall sessions for all the participants.
- Breakout sessions allow for interaction and participation and host up to 500 -800 participants.
- Networking events
- Startup SHOWCASE
If I can’t attend iBRIDGE Barcelona, how else can I be involved?
Will I have opportunities to interact with speakers outside the sessions?
How can I be kept informed about iBRIDGE 2016 before, during and after the event?
You can follow the conference’s hashtags or view and/or promote our shared material in social media.
Will I get an Attendance Certificate?
A certificate of your attendance in the conference will be issued upon your request.
How do I get an invitation to iBRIDGE Barcelona?
How can I apply for Spain visa?
You need to do the following:
- Register for iBRIDGE Barcelona asap and beore it gets too late.
- Print the registration confirmation along with the invitation letter which will be emailed to you right after registration
- Make an appointment with the Spain embassy or consulate in your country
- Take these documents in addition to other documents that Spain embassy need to issue schengen visa.
Do you provide invitation or visa letters?
Is there a live stream of the sessions?
When are videos from 2016 sessions being made available to the public?
Where can I find videos or talks from previous iBRIDGES conferences?
Is there internet access at the conference?
The Fira de Barcelona lobby area will provide participants with free Wi-fi, you will need to bring your own ICT equipment to connect to it.
Do you offer free passes for members of the press?
Yes, we offer the possibility for members of the press to acquire a free Press Pass. To apply for a free press pass please contact us via Contact us page at ibridges.org to receive Press Pass Application form.
As we are operating as a non-profit we only have a limited amount of Press Passes available and award passes based on media channel relevance as well as reader / viewership numbers.
If you have additional questions please contact us via Contact us page at ibridges.org