BFUTR 2022

FAQ

Last update  – August 10th, 2022

 

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The BFUTR Global Tech Summit 2022 will be held from 19 to 21 October 2022. The virtual event will be streamed live on Obsidi.com, and the in-person event on Day 3 will be held at the Grand Ballroom in Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel.

Yes. General/ Virtual access passes are free for Black professionals and allies.

The agenda for the Summit will be published in a few weeks on Obsidi.com. Stay tuned!

No, we do not have a Slack Channel. However, updates about BFUTR will be provided through emails, social channels and on Obsidi.com.

You can access your ticket information in your confirmation email, which you should have received shortly after purchasing your ticket.

If you cannot locate your confirmation email, please contact us at info@bptn.com.

To enter the Summit venue in person, please keep a copy of your ticket on your mobile device. You will be asked to check in through Obsidi.com and collect your badge at the Registration Desk.

Unfortunately, the tickets purchased are non-refundable and non-transferable. However, if we have to cancel the Summit for a reason beyond our control (Force majeure), we will provide you with refunds.

Yes, if you order a minimum of 25 passes, you will be eligible for a 15% discount.

VIP pass holders get access to all the in-person except the Cocktail Reception on Oct. 20th, which is reserved for the Summit Speakers.

You must plan your itinerary based on the events you wish to attend in person on Day 1 & Day 2. The Main stage sessions happen on Day 3, and it would be a good idea to be in Toronto at least the night before.

Yes, BPTN has a room block secured at the hotel 3 days before and 3 days after the event. Please inform the reception desk that you are attending the BFUTR Global Tech Summit to access the discounted rates of $199 CAD per night with a 17% tax included. of - 199/ night/room + 17% tax

Onsite valet parking is available for this event at $40 CAD per car per day. City Hall self-parking is connected to the hotel; the fee is between $28-$30 CAD for 24 hours.

The hotel is connected via Union and Queen subway station, with Osgoode subway station just 2 mins walk from the hotel.

Business Casual is always a win! However, there is no specific dress code for the Summit.

You can follow Obisidi by BPTN on social media across Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn. Join the online conversation using #obsidi #BFUTR2022

For questions, comments or feedback, you can reach the team at: info@bptn.com.

We will strictly adhere to the government’s guidelines and advice that will be in effect during this time.

Within current government guidelines, vaccine certificates, masks and social distancing will not be required to enter the Summit.

We are committed to making our events accessible and welcoming for everyone. For information about accessibility at our events or to make any of your requests known, please email us at: info@bptn.com.

Access the BFUTR 2022 page and login, then click the "get a pass" button. If your profile is not complete, please update all the available fields to complete your profile. e.g add your location. 

Click get a ticket now and select, yes to confirm your ticket purchase. You will get a confirmation email sent to your inbox.

Access the BFUTR 2022 page and login, then click the "get a pass" button. If your profile is not complete, please update all the available fields to complete your profile. e.g select reasoning for joining as VIP then choose yes to purchasing for self.

Add payment card information, then click the “pay now” button. Select yes to confirm your ticket purchase. You will get a confirmation email sent to your inbox.

Access the BFUTR 2022 page and login, then click the "get a pass" button. If your profile is not complete, please update all the available fields to complete your profile. e.g select reasoning for joining as VIP. If you are purchasing multiple tickets/passes, choose not to buy for yourself.

Select the number of tickets you want to purchase, then add payment card information

Next, click the "pay now" button, then select yes to confirm your ticket purchase. You will get a confirmation email sent to your inbox.

No, the BFUTR 2022 general pass is free. That means rent-free good vibes.

All general passes are free. Each participant will need to get their BFUTR general pass themselves. However, you can purchase BFUTR VIP passes for others and yourself.

You are seeing this message because you have already purchased a pass or claimed a pass.

To find your pass, access your profile page, and scroll to the manage pass section.

Yes, definitely. You simply have to select a BFUTR VIP pass and complete the payment.

Your pass has already been auto-claimed. This happens when you purchase the BFUTR VIP pass for yourself or get the general pass.

You can redeem your ticket by following these steps 

  1. From Summit page navigation bar
    1. Click redeem pass button
    2. Input ticket code and verify
    3. Input claim code and submit
  2. From Summit page
    1. Click get pass button
    2. Click redeem pass
    3. Input ticket code and verify
    4. Input claim code and submit

Note: Only BFUTR VIP passes can be shared while all general passes are free and need to be individually accessed by each participant. 

  1. Please access the manage pass section on your profile page. 
  2. Click the three dots beside the pass  and click share button. 
  3. c) Add the guest’s email and click send. 

You can send your network your personalized BFUTR 2022 link.

To access the link:

  • Login into Obsidi
  • Access BFUTR 2022 page
  • Click the get pass or redeem pass button
  • Then, click share event
  • Copy your link and share with your friends

Or

From the Events list page

  • Click the three dots on the BFUTR card
  • Then, click share event
  • Copy your link and share with your friends