15th International Symposium
on Ticks and Tick-borne Diseases

29–31 March 2023

Congress Details


User manual for the digital ISTTBD-XIV 2021

Technical prerequisites

  • In regard of connectivity and quality, we recommend the use of a LAN connection instead of the use of wifi.

  • Please make sure that you are using the latest version of your internet browser. We do not recommend using Internet Explorer as browser. Please also make sure that you do not open too many tabs in your browser.

  • Please make sure that your audio and video quality is sufficient.

As regular participants

  • Please check whether your browser and operating system supports the use of Vimeo.

As active session participants

  • Please check whether your browser and operating system supports the use of Zoom.

  • Please check whether you installed the Zoom client for meetings.

  • Please make sure that your connection speed provides 2 Mbps upload, 4 Mbps download or better. You can test your Internet connection speed here.

  • Please make sure that your audio settings are appropriate. You can check your settings in advance here. You can improve the quality by using a headset.

  • We advise using a laptop or computer in order to guarantee an optimal visualization. Of course, the use of mobile devices is also supported.

Code of conduct – General rules

  • Please use your real name unless your pseudonym is generally known.

  • Please use a profile picture (portrait, face not covered) so that participants can identify you and can get in touch with you more easily.

  • Recording presentations in any form (audio, video, photo) as well as distributing the material is not permitted.

Code of conduct – Chat rules

  • Politeness and respect are of highest priority.

  • Please follow the chairs’ instructions.

  • Personal offense, racist and sexist comments are not permitted, and will be deleted accordingly.

  • Spam and ads are not permitted either and will be deleted accordingly.

  • The organisers retain the right that they will exclude anyone who does not follow the rules listed above.


Registration for the meeting is possible via Registration & Abstracts.

Data privacy protection

Please note that the on-demand material will be available to all registered participants until April 30, 2023 (subject to the authors' consent). Presentations will only be stored and made available for the time agreed to by the authors.

On demand - congress material on demand

The congress material will be available on https://ittbd-symposium-digital.com after the meeting. The presentations will be available for individual review until April 30, 2023.
Please note that authors are free to decide whether their talks may be available online after the meeting. Therefore gaps in the programme may occur. Please also note that the study of the contents of the scientific programme after the meeting period is not certified.