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Virtual Help Desk

If you have any Conference or registration related questions, please reach out to our Conference Help Desk by contacting NHFbdc@hemophilia.org


VIRTUAL HELP DESK SCHEDULE

Saturday, Aug. 1: 10:00 AM - 6:45 PM

Sunday, Aug. 2: 10:30 AM - 7:30 PM

Monday, Aug. 3: 12:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Tuesday, Aug. 4: 11:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Wednesday, Aug. 5: 12:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Thursday, Aug. 6: 10:00 AM - 7:30 PM

Friday, Aug. 7: 2:30 PM - 7:30 PM

Saturday, Aug. 8: 8:00 AM - 6:30 PM



APP – NHF’S VIRTUAL BLEEDING DISORDERS MOBILE APP

Don’t miss a minute of the conference! Download our conference mobile app from your app store by searching for “NHF BDC 2020” and have all sessions and events right at your fingertips. Create your own personalized schedule, get the latest information, ask questions about the sessions or speakers and a lot more. It also has some exclusive conference features, like a chance to request for your favorite song to be played during the Final Night Event and play the Scavenger Hunt to win Visa gift cards. The app works on iOS and Android smartphones and tablets.

Sponsored by BioMarin



APP SCAVENGER HUNT GAME – MOBILE APP

Bleeding Disorders Conference attendees who download the Bleeding Disorders Conference mobile app can participate in the BDC Scavenger Hunt app game.

Once you have the mobile app installed and have logged in, explore the virtual Exhibit Hall on your computer, tablet or another smart phone.

Winners will be announced Saturday, August 8 at the NHF Final Night Event. You must be present to claim your prize. Some restrictions apply*


Two ways to win!

1. All Exhibitors App Challenge

• Look for the Exhibitors’ QR codes in their respective exhibit pages/booth images.

• As you see the QR code, use the barcode scanner found in the app’s Scavenger Hunt module to scan.

• You must scan all 28 QR codes by August 8th, 11:00 AM (EDT) to qualify for the raffle.

• How to know if you scanned all QR codes? A check mark will replace the trophy icon on each of the Exhibitors listed in the Scavenger Hunt module.

• Prize: 3 winners will each receive one $100 Visa gift card


2. Platinum Sponsors App Challenge

Extra chances of winning prizes by visiting Platinum Sponsors’ booths daily during the conference week

• Every day, beginning August 1st until August 8th at 11:00AM (EDT), look for the daily QR codes on each of the Platinum Sponsors’ booth pages (CSL Behring, Novo Nordisk, Sanofi Genzyme, and Takeda).

• These daily QR codes are labeled with sponsor’s name and date.

• Remember to scan the daily QR codes by 6:00PM (EDT) on August 1-7, and by 11:00AM (EDT) for the August 8 codes.

• You must scan all 32 codes to qualify for the raffle.

• How to know if you scanned all QR codes: A check mark will replace the trophy icon on each of the Exhibitors listed in the Scavenger Hunt module.

• Prize: 1 winner of a $200 Visa gift card


Fine print: 1. No purchase necessary. 2. Only one entry per person. 3. Only consumers and providers are eligible. 4. Only those who have scanned all QR codes will be entered in the raffle. 5. Must live in US and 18 years old or older to be eligible to win. 6. QR codes must be scanned by 11:00 am on Saturday, August 8, 2020. 7. Winners will be selected at random and announced during the NHF BDC Final Night Event on August 8, 2020 and will be notified via email. Must be present during the Final Night Event to win. 8. Employees of sponsoring companies and their immediate families and household members are not eligible to win. 9. Employees, national chapter staff, national board directors and consultants of the National Hemophilia Foundation and their immediate families and household members are not eligible to win.



CONFERENCE GIVEAWAY

Attendees can have the conference branded bag, hand sanitizer and reusable water bottle sent to their home if they’re among the first 500 people to complete 10 session evaluations and visit 8 exhibitor booths. US residents only.

Bag and Hand Sanitizer Sponsored by Sanofi

Water Bottle Sponsored by Takeda



CONFERENCE BEHAVIOR

It is the policy of the National Hemophilia Foundation that all participants, including attendees, exhibitors, vendors, NHF staff, volunteers, and all other stakeholders at NHF meetings both in-person and virtually will conduct themselves in a professional manner that is welcoming to all participants and free from any form of discrimination, harassment, or retaliation.

We expect participants to follow NHF’s conference behavior on online and social media networks.

EXHIBIT CHAT HOURS

The virtual Exhibit Hall is available 24/7 from 11:00 AM, Saturday, August 1 to 5:00 PM Saturday, August 8. To chat with Exhibitor representatives, please visit their booth during the following schedule:

Saturday, Aug. 1: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Sunday, Aug. 2: 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Monday, Aug. 3 to Friday, August 7: 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM

Saturday Aug. 8: 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

Please note: Exhibitors are solely responsible for the content of their exhibits and any information distributed within their booths. The information presented on products and services as well as promotions or advertisements occurring during the 72nd Bleeding Disorders Conference do not reflect the opinion of or endorsement by the National Hemophilia Foundation.



FINAL NIGHT EVENT – Saturday, August 8

Get ready to dance, play games, and mingle at NHF’s virtual Final Night Event. Take a look at our invitation by clicking here, as well as our drinks guide to prepare yourself for our mixology class that has been customized for all ages to enjoy! We’ll have a live DJ, a virtual photo booth, trivia games* and more! Don’t miss this last chance to chat with BDC attendees from around the world. Arrive early as the first 500 attendees to participate and stay for the full hour will receive a Grubhub gift card for a future meal order*.

Sponsored by Takeda

*1. No purchase necessary. 2.Upon signal, first to answer correctly in the chat box will win the corresponding gift card prize. 3.Must live in U.S. and be 18 years old or older to be eligible. 4.Gift card prize will be sent via email that will contain a unique code. Please make sure to check your inbox/spam/junk folder for an email coming from NHFGiftCard@hemophilia.org. NHF is not liable for any lost or deleted emails or gift card codes. 5.Gift card codes will be sent out within 24 hours after the event.6. Vendors, Group Coordinators, Industry, Exhibitors, and employees of sponsoring companies are not eligible to join and win in the Final Night Event Trivia Game. 7. Employees, national chapter staff, national board directors, and consultants of the National Hemophilia Foundation and their household members and immediate family are not eligible to join and win in the Final Night Event Trivia Game.



GRUBHUB GIFT CARDS

Registered attendees who join and stay for the entire duration of the following events are eligible to receive a gift card:

• VWD Pre-Con (August 1, 1:00 PM) – first 100 attendees

• Make the Most of NHF (August 2, 12:30 PM) – first 100 attendees

• Chapter Luncheon (August 4, 1:00 PM) – first 150 attendees

• Chapter Leadership Reception (August 5, 6:00 PM) – first 150 attendees

• Chapter Luncheon (August 6, 1:00 PM) – first 150 attendees

• LGBTQI Networking Hour (August 6, 4:30 PM) – first 100 attendees

• VWD Networking Hour (August 7, 4:30 PM) – first 100 attendees

• Final Night Event (August 8, 6:00 PM) – first 500 attendees


**1.No purchase necessary. 2.Must live in U.S. and be 18 years old or older to be eligible. 3.Gift cards will be sent via email that will contain a unique code for each recipient. Please make sure to check your inbox/spam/junk folder for an email coming from NHFGiftCard@hemophilia.org. NHF is not liable for any lost or deleted emails or gift card codes.4. Gift card codes will be sent out within 24 hours after the event, except for Final Night Event which will be sent out 5 days after the event. 5.Vendors, Group Coordinators, Industry, Exhibitors, and employees of sponsoring companies are not eligible to receive any gift cards from any of the networking hour events and Final Night Event. 6.Employees, national chapter staff (except for Chapter Luncheons and Chapter Leadership Reception), national board directors, and consultants of the National Hemophilia Foundation and their immediate families and household members are not eligible to receive any gift cards from any of the networking hour events and Final Night Event.



VIRTUAL PHOTO BOOTH

Just because we aren’t on location for BDC, doesn’t mean we can’t make memories. Try out our virtual photo booth, available throughout the entire Conference.


Step 1: Take or upload a photo

Step 2: Select a background and move/resize as needed before clicking “save”

Step 3: Share your finished product on social media, or e-mail/text/download it for yourself to enjoy

Click here to get started!



DIGITAL MOSAIC

DIGITAL MOSAIC While we may not be together in-person, let’s take this great opportunity to share in an immersive photo experience. We will be collecting your photos throughout the entire Conference and will reveal the finished product on Saturday, August 8 during our Final Night Event.

Step 1: Upload your photo by using #NHFBDCMOSAIC to Twitter or Instagram. You can also text or e-mail your photo to 201-754-5274 or NHFLAPP@gmail.com.

Step 2: That’s it! You’re now a part of our BDC community photo mosaic!



SHARE THIS EVENT

If you have family, colleagues or friends that can benefit from attending this Conference, click here to share this event.



SOCIAL MEDIA

Use the hashtag #NHF2020 to connect with NHF and other attendees on Twitter and Instagram. Follow NHF on Twitter and Instagram at: @NHF_Hemophilia and join the conversation!