YTH Live: the youth + tech + health conference

FAQs about YTH Live

For all attendees

Who attends YTH Live?
YTH Live brings together people and organizations working on the most innovative and effective health programs for youth, including:

  • youth advocates
  • technology experts
  • health professionals
  • social entrepreneurs
  • researchers
  • educators
  • government representatives
  • nonprofit leaders
  • developers
  • philanthropists

What areas of youth health are represented at YTH Live?
YTH Live provides attendees with knowledge exchange, training, and networking opportunities across disciplines. Expect to learn about the latest in:

  • HIV/AIDS and STDs
  • teen pregnancy prevention
  • social and reproductive justice
  • mental and emotional health
  • fitness, food, and nutrition
  • peer, school-based, and community-based health education
  • LGBTQ health
  • global health
  • online advocacy

What kinds of technology are represented at YTH Live?
YTH Live is the premier conference for trailblazing technology that advances the health and wellness of youth and other underserved populations. Innovative technology solutions at YTH Live include:

  • smartphone and web apps
  • social media campaigns
  • digital storytelling
  • games and gamification
  • mHealth
  • telehealth
  • wearables
  • virtual reality
  • big data
  • biometrics

How can I pay for YTH Live registration?
You can pay via credit card, check, or money order. See the YTH Live registration page for more details.

Do you offer a one-day registration option?
No, we only offer a full 3-day registration option for YTH Live.

I registered for YTH Live but can’t attend. Do you offer refunds?
No, YTH Live registration is not refundable. But you can transfer your registration to someone else who can attend. Please contact [email protected] to request a transfer.

Do you offer scholarships to attend YTH Live?
No, but we offer special rates for students as well as adults who bring a young person to YTH Live. See the YTH Live registration page for rates.

Are meals included in the cost of registration?
No, but we may offer a sponsored breakfast and/or lunch. Check back for updated info.

What accommodations are made for people with disabilities?
YTH Live is a wheelchair-accessible event. Please contact [email protected] to discuss how we can meet your specific needs.

For speakers/presenters

I’m presenting at YTH Live. Do I have to pay the registration fee?
Yes, all YTH Live attendees must pay for registration. All presenters are given a code for discounted registration.

I’m presenting at YTH Live. Will my travel and accommodation costs be covered?
No, you are responsible for all costs associated with attending YTH Live, including registration, travel, and accommodations.

For youth and students

Will other young people be at YTH Live?
Yes, we have a significant youth presence at YTH Live. See how young people are at the center of YTH Live.

Is there a student discount for YTH Live registration?
Yes, a valid student ID is required to register for YTH Live at the student rate. Registration will not be complete until you send a copy of your valid student ID or a copy of your current class schedule to [email protected].

Can students apply to present at YTH Live?
Yes, we strongly encourage young people to apply to present.

I’m a student and can’t afford YTH Live registration costs. How else can I participate?
Students can volunteer at YTH Live and are welcome to join the Youth Networking Event (25 and under only). Please contact [email protected] for volunteer info.

Where can I find the media consent form?
Download the media consent form here