Speaker Resources

SPEAKER TECH-CHECK ROOMS

Each day of ISS, there is a tech-check room available where you can check your connection and test your screenshare. A technician will also be present to answer questions. This virtual room acts as our speaker ready room, or “green room,” where you can drop in and test your presentation. 

Monday, Jan. 31 Tech-Check Room [7:45 AM – 4:00 PM]: 

Tuesday, Feb. 1 Tech-Check Room [7:45 AM – 6:00 PM]:

Wednesday, Feb. 2 Tech-Check Room [7:45 AM – 11:45 PM]:

PLEASE NOTE: these are not the links to join specific sessions. To find the presenter link to your session, please use the “ISS Speaker Portal” link above. 
For general event technical support, please contact:

Speaker Resource Training Video

This video contains information about how to access the sessions in which you are presenting, how to share slides, and other logistics related to presenting at ISS.

Link: https://www.iss.pitt.edu/public/Speaker%20%26%20Moderator%20Training.mp4

Speaker Resource Training Slides

These slides contain information also covered in the Speaker Resource Training Video about how to access the sessions in which you are presenting, how to share slides, and other logistics related to presenting at ISS.

Link:  https://www.iss.pitt.edu/public/Speaker%20Training-37th%20International%20Seating%20Symposium.pptx

ISS Zoom Background

The use of the ISS Zoom Background is optional. Instructions for changing your Zoom background can be found at https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/210707503-Changing-your-Virtual-Background-image.

Option 1: https://www.iss.pitt.edu/public/ISS2021_2022_Zoom_background.png

Option 2: https://www.iss.pitt.edu/public/ISS2021_2022_Zoom_Background1.png

ISS PowerPoint Slide Template

The use of ISS PowerPoint Slide Template is optional. If you use an alternate template, please make sure your presentation is visually accessible (i.e., solid color background with contrasted plain font).

Link: https://www.iss.pitt.edu/public/ISS2021_2022master.pptx

Handouts

Uploading handouts for attendee use is optional. If you choose to upload handouts, the format must be .PPTX, .DOCX, or .PDF and maximum size of the document is 250 MB. 

Upload handouts in the speaker portal available here.

To upload handouts for attendees, log in to the Speaker Resource Portal