PATH Attendee Guide
Nearly all sessions will be presented in English. A few sessions will be presented in Spanish. Oral translation is provided in both English and Spanish for all symposium sessions.
The best web browser for the symposium is Google Chrome. Google Chrome should automatically allow you to view instructions and session titles in your own language. If not, right click, select “translate to” and select your language.
All sessions will be real time captioned and streamed in English and Spanish. Automated captioning in Portuguese and Indonesian will also be available by clicking on the English captioning tab “EN” and selecting Portuguese or Indonesian. Oral Spanish translation will also be provided for each session.
Computer System Requirements
View minimum computer system requirements.
PATH Virtual Login Information
1. Sign In via BlueSky: https://www.pathlms.com/agbell
Please sign into the BlueSky Platform before the first day of the symposium using your email address and the password provided below.
Temporary Password: agbell2020, agbell2021 or select ‘Forgot your password’ to set up a password that works for you.
You will be prompted to change your password.
2. Register for Individual Sessions:
*You must be logged into the site in order to register for Individual Sessions.
Step 1: Click ‘Enter Virtual Symposium’ button on the homepage to access all the sessions.
Step 2: At the bottom of the page, you will see ‘Day 1’ and ‘Day 2’. Click which day you would like to view the sessions that are scheduled.
Step 3: Click the Session Title of which you would like to register. That will lead you to the description page.
Step 4: Click ‘Register’ on the right column. You will receive an email confirmation with a different individual link for each session after you register.
3. Join symposium sessions
*Must join the session on the day of the event!
Step 1: Use the correct link for each session to join the event – Remember, you will receive a different link for each session for which you have registered.
Step 2: The ‘Join Live Web Event’ button will become “live” about 30 minutes or less prior to each session start time.
Connecting your Audio
Audio can be heard through your device speakers (e.g. laptop, desktop, notebook, phone). Please be sure that your speakers are on, and that your volume is up. There is no call-in number for audio; you must have a speaker on the device you use in order to hear the symposium.
BlueSky Help Desk
A help desk is staffed from 8 am to 8pm ET (M-F), as well as one hour prior to the start of each symposium day. Please be aware that there may be many attendees asking for help at the same time, so be sure to log in ahead of time.
Phone: US and Canada: +1 (888) 364-8804
Other countries: +1 (858) 345-5916
To view sessions and make selections, view the schedule here.
*All times are listed in United States Eastern Time (Washington, DC time). All sessions, with the exception of poster sessions, will be recorded for later viewing by symposium registrants.
Continuing Education Information
A Certificate of Learning with all CEUs earned will be available for print and download for those attending as professionals. You may view your CEU progress by selecting the certificate on the main symposium page. Wait until you’ve completed all your sessions to claim your certificate. Your certificate can be accessed post-symposium in your profile found on the top-right of your screen.
Recorded sessions will be eligible for continuing education credit in both the live and recorded formats and are marked on the schedule. For additional information regarding specific CEUs, visit this page.
In order to be awarded continuing education units or hours connected to the symposium, a registered professional participant must:
- Participate in the entire session
- Understand that only those sessions listed as offering continuing education are eligible for continuing education
- Complete an Assessment of Learning for each session attended where continuing education units/hours are offered. Participants who do not complete an Assessment of Learning will not earn continuing education for that particular session.
- You will not need to complete a CEU Grid nor the ASHA CEU Participant form. AG Bell will complete a CEU Participant for you provided that you select ASHA CEUs for at least one session answer applicable questions.