Important questions and answers (FAQ) - virtual MedtecLIVE & SUMMIT
Instead of a hybrid event, MedtecLIVE will be exclusively virtual for the second time. The 2nd Virtual Edition MedteLIVE & SUMMIt 2021 offers all experts and users from the entire medical technology plant creation chain a virtual platform for exchange and networking. With this decision, we are reacting to the changed framework conditions caused by the dynamic pandemic development. At the same time, it creates planning security for the entire internationally connected industry. Date for the 2nd Virtual Edition MedtecLIVE & SUMMIT: April 20 - 22, 2021.
The 2nd Virtual Edition MedtecLIVE & SUMMIT 2021 is not a "real" virtual trade fair. This digital platform offers you the opportunity to network with the entire value chain of medical technology.
The platform of the 2nd Virtual Edition MedtecLIVE & SUMMIT 2021 will remain accessible to all users until the end of the year. During this period, you can continue to view exhibitor and participant profiles, contact users via the chat tool, and view recorded presentations.
Some tutorial videos on how to use the virtual platform can be found at:
Registration takes place in two steps. From 28.01.2021 you can buy a ticket in our TicketShop or redeem a voucher from an exhibitor and thus register as a participant. You will immediately receive a confirmation email about your registration in the TicketShop as well as a second, separate invitation for the so-called onboarding.
During the onboarding, you’ll register on the event platform, define your profile, and state your criteria (what you’re offering or looking for) so as to get the greatest possible advantage from the matchmaking tool. The matchmaking tool will support you during the event by suggesting the most interesting contacts for you from among the full list of participants.
The trade fair ticket for the virtual MedtecLIVE costs EUR 19 and includes access to the platform. The ticket for the trade fair and all technical presentations of the congress costs 149 EUR.
As a participant on the platform, you can contact any other participant at any time. There is a variety of embedded communication tools for this purpose – send a chat message, set up a date for a video call using the integrated meeting tool, or make a direct video call.
Once onboarding has been completed. The platform will be available from that point onwards, and you can set up your personal profile, define your matching criteria, compile a personal alerts list from the programme of presentations, and start arranging meetings for the event days.
If possible, use the latest version of Google Chrome as your browser, or alternatively the latest version of Mozilla Firefox. If you use Internet Explorer, you will have to expect significant display limitations. The standard communication service of the platform is Jitsi. To make sure that this service is usable for you, you can check this in advance (in consultation with your IT department).
Yes. You need no special knowledge of dealing with digital events, and can attend the event as a participant even with little or no experience. We’ll be happy to assist you at all times if you have questions.
What you should know now:Here you can find the extensive press release