FAQs

What is vFuze?
vFuze is a virtual conference for the global fuze community to come together to advance the field and art of fuzing for the benefit of our current and future warfighters—all from the comfort of their own homes or offices.

How do I register for vFuze?
You can register online on the vFuze Registration page. 

When is the deadline to register for vFuze?
There is not a deadline to register, however registrations received during the week of the conference may take up to 24 hours process and receive login instructions.

What if I already registered for the 2020 Fuze Conference?
Anyone who registered for the 2020 face to face Fuze Conference has been automatically refunded. You will need to re-register for vFuze on the vFuze Registration page

What if I register for vFuze and miss it?
About fourteen (14) days after the conference, all of our releasable presentations and recordings will be available in an on-demand format to everyone who was registered for vFuze for twenty-one (21) days. Refunds will not be given for no shows to the virtual event. 

What is On Demand?
On Demand will give you access to view the releasable presentations and handouts from vFuze to view at your own convenience. Accessing these presentations from vFuze allows you to gain valuable insights from the global fuze community.

When will I receive the instructions for attending vFuze?
After you have registered for vFuze, you will receive an email from support@Digitellinc.com inviting you to create your password in the virtual platform. Upon login, you can also start to navigate through the platform. The platform will open on or about July 27th. Please note that if you register after July 27th, it may take up to 24 hours to process your registration and receive login instructions.

How much does it cost to attend virtually?
For registration rates, please visit the vFuze Registration page.

Can my computer or mobile device handle vFuze?
Most up to date computers and mobile devices such as laptops, desktops, and handheld tablets are capable of running vFuze for you. On the virtual platform, you will be able to perform what’s called a System Checker that will analyze your internet browser, internet connection, and network settings to be sure they are optimized for your viewing experience. If there is a warning issued by this System Checker, simply click on the "Get Help" button or call the support number provided so that we can get you fixed up and ready for the virtual event.

Please note the following for Government attendees: Some government computers will slow down access to streaming content. To counteract this, attendees are encouraged to not be on the LAN, disconnect from the VPN, and/or dial in from a personal machine.

Does NDIA give out Attendee Lists?
Attendees may opt in to be shown within vFuze on the attendee list. NDIA does not sell conference attendee lists with contact information. Please beware of solicitations claiming to have NDIA registration lists – these are scams!

What do I need to do to participate in vFuze?
You will need to login first to the virtual platform landing page. After this, you can proceed to the Agenda tab, then select the session you want to attend and click on the name.  The system will allow you into the session 15 minutes before the session starts.

Session Evaluation
After each session, an evaluation will be accessible under the Evaluations tab. Please repeat this process for each session you wish to attend.

vFuze Evaluation
After the event, NDIA will send you an overall vFuze evaluation, to get your feedback on the conference as a whole. Please complete the Overall Evaluation which will be sent to you via email.

Do I have access to all of the sessions?
In a word, yes! Similar to if you were attending the conference in person, you will be given the opportunity to select which sessions you’d like to attend virtually. It is up to you to decide which sessions interest you and to attend those sessions as desired. You may attend as many or as few sessions as you want.

Will I be able to see the presenters for each session?
Yes, you will be able to see both the speaker and his or her slides.

Can I ask questions during the sessions?
We encourage you to ask questions at any time using the Questions area of the session.

Can I share my virtual conference login information with other members of my team?
No
, your login information is unique to your individual registration. For every paid registration to attend virtually, only that registered attendee will be allowed to enter vFuze. The questions asked and the chat shown to all attendees within that single login session are all tied to the account of the individual that purchased the virtual event.

Can I access and view recordings of any sessions from the conference?
Your virtual conference registration includes access to all educational session recordings after the event concludes. Don’t worry, you can view any sessions you missed out on about fourteen (14) days after the conference for up to twenty-one (21) days.   

How do I download handouts?
From the home page in the virtual platform, please select the handouts tab on the left-hand side of the page to view all available handouts and download them as a pdf.

How can I network with other attendees?
vFuze will host Networking Break Chat Lobbies each day. This feature will give all attendees the ability to connect with each other through engaging discussions. Look for the Networking Breaks on the agenda and be sure to add them to “My Itinerary.”

Are there any social media hashtags associated with vFuze?
We are excited to have you participate in the social media discussion by using the hashtag #vFuze.

vFuze Cancellations
Cancellations for full conference registration categories received by July 24, 2020 will receive a refund minus a $100 cancellation fee. No refunds will be given for this event after July 24, 2020.  Substitutions for this event are welcome in lieu of cancellations. Refunds will not be given for no shows.