Virtual Symposium Overview

The Virtual Symposium will be held from Sunday – Friday, 5-10 July 2020.

In order to access the Virtual Sessions, you must have a paid registration to the conference.

1. Help Desk Information

Please direct any questions about access, or the Virtual Conference platform, to IEEE MCE Digital Events:

Brett Houseal at and Gudrun Bornschein at

For questions about registration, please contact

For general conference inquiries, please contact

2. Virtual Symposium Access

The Technical Program web page includes the links to access each Virtual Session for IEEE AP-S/URSI 2020:

To enter a Session, simply click on the link and enter the Registration Email used for your Conference Registration. Please note that it must match the email address that you used for your conference registration or you will be unable to access the Session.

During your virtual conference experience, be sure to utilize the engagement widgets within the online platform. The ON24 online platform for IEEE AP-S/URSI 2020 features two ways to communicate with speakers and other attendees.

  • The blue Chat button is an interactive group chat. This will save all of your communications within the chat dialogue.
    • Use this to have a direct conversation with others who are watching the video at the same time, or to simply make a comment.
    • If you are an author in a specified session, please check this group chat every so often to be able to answer any questions asked of you.

3. Supported Browsers and OS

ON24 is compatible with the following browsers:

Windows 7 or newerMac OS 10.10 or newer
Google Chrome v58+Google Chrome v56+
Mozilla Firefox v53+Mozilla Firefox v53+
Microsoft Edge Browser v38+Safari v10.1+
Microsoft Internet Explorer 11

If you are using an unsupported version of a Windows, Mac, or Linux operating system, you may experience difficulty in viewing and/or listening to the event.

Before you access the event, you should ensure that your browser is configured to stream media. For Audio events we recommend a minimum Internet connection of 128 Kbps. For Video events you will need a minimum Internet connection of 800 Kbps for an optimal experience.

4. List of Virtual Sessions

The Technical Program web page includes the links to access each Virtual Session for IEEE AP-S/URSI 2020.