SHARE columbus - FAQs


How do I change from the virtual experience to the Columbus in-person event or vice versa?

Please email to make changes to your registration. 


If I register to attend in person, will I also have access to online content?

Yes, in person registration includes access to the virutal content.


What is the cancellation policy?

Cancellation Policy: All registration cancellations must be made in writing via email. Should you need to cancel your event registration, you may choose one of the following options:

  1. Receive a refund minus a $200 (USD) administration fee if your cancellation is received on or before July 27, 2022. Refunds will be issued within 30 business days after the SHARE event concludes. Guest registration or onsite event registration is non-refundable. No refunds will be given after July 27, 2022. 
  2. Substitute an alternate participant at no additional charge. Arrangements for substitution must be made with SHARE Association no later than August 19, 2022.


In Person Attendance

What is included in my registration as an in-person attendee in Columbus?

In-person registration provides access to:

  • General Session & Keynote Speaker, Frank Abagnale
  • Choice of one technical education session per time slot, including Lunch and Learns (LNLs) and Partner Sponsored Presentations (PSPs)
  • the SHARE Technology Exchange (STE), where you can meet with SHARE exhibitors and prominent industry leaders to learn about the latest enterprise IT updates and emerging trends
  • Four networking receptions for attendees to enjoy food and refreshments while networking and mingling with others
  • Women in IT breakfast (complimentary add-on during registration process; space is limited and on a first-come, first-serve basis)
  • Wednesday lunch sponsored by Broadcom
  • Live-streamed sessions and their recordings
  • Event Proceedings following the event


What health and safety guidelines will be in place?

The health and safety of our SHARE attendees remains our top priority as we begin to meet again in person in Columbus, OH. We are making preparations to hold the 2022 Summer Conference in accordance with currently applicable national government and local authority guidance, as well as working with the venue to ensure the highest standards of safety, hygiene, cleanliness and operational effectiveness for all participants. By registering for the event, you agree to comply with all safety protocols announced by SHARE prior to or during the event.

Click here to view Columbus meetings and events COVID-19 updates.
Click here to view current CDC guidelines. 


Virtual Attendance 

What is included in the virtual experience registration?

  • Live-streamed sessions and thier recordings
  • Event Proceedings following the event


Will all of the in-person content be available virtually?

No. Virtual attendees will receive access to select live-streamed content that is presented in three of the in-person rooms. Use the filter option on the technical agenda to find sessions with the ‘live-stream’ tag.


Are the dates of the virtual experience the same as the in-person event dates?

Yes, all livestreamed sessions will take place August 21-26, 2022.


What do I do if I miss a live session? How long is virtual content available?

All live-streamed sessions will be recorded and available on the virtual conference platform until November 30, 2022.