Benefits & Features
Program: In an effort to be green, print programs will no longer be offered at the conference. Instead, you can access everything you need from your phone. Program changes will be made in real time, and important alerts will be sent directly to the app.
New this year! Group discussions
Click on ‘Discussions’ to chat with other BCKD attendees in these forums:
- CKD ChitChat
- Hemodialysis Huddle
- Home Hemo Hub
- PD Exchange
- Cannabis and Kidney Care: Discuss
- MAiD- Your thoughts?
- Suggest a Future BCKD Topic
Personalize your schedule: After you sign in to the app, select the sessions you are attending for a customized program that will show up on the app's homescreen and notify you of any applicable alerts or changes.
Updates: The most recent version of the program and any updates or changes can only be found in the app.
Location: Go to the Maps section to find out where your sessions are, or find your way around downtown
Vancouver with the built-in Google map.
Connect with other attendees: Looking for a speaker, colleague or sponsor to talk to? Just scroll down the attendees list to find their
name, and then open their profile to send them a direct message.
Ask a question during the session: Prefer not to ask a question at the microphone? You can now ask a question during the session
through the app or up-vote another question in the queue. That way we can ensure the most popular
questions get asked! Select the session in the app and then scroll down to “Ask a Question” to get
Participate in live polls: Speakers are able to use live polling during the session if they choose. You can participate through the
app by selecting the session, then scrolling down and selecting “Join Live Poll”. Your answer will be
entered and results will be shown in real time (your answer will remain anonymous).
Take notes: No paper required! Take notes directly in the app by clicking on the session you are attending, then
“Add Your Notes”.
Give feedback: Rate sessions immediately after they are done through the app--click the session and scroll down to
the bottom where it says “Session Feedback” (make sure to “Submit” every answer). Or, take the whole
survey after the event by clicking the Evaluation button on the homescreen
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