Notes on Online Participation

Here you will find important information and system requirements for online participation in our events. Please also note our data protection information (section “Conference tools used”).

Our online events take place in Microsoft Teams. In order to be able to take part in the online events, either a current version of Microsoft Teams or one of the browsers listed below is required.

Microsoft Teams has the following system requirements:

Android smartphones and tablets:

Microsoft Teams works with Android devices running any of the last four major OS versions.

iPhones, iPads and iPods:

Microsoft Teams can be used with devices using the last two major versions of iOS.

Windows, Mac and Web:

  • Windows PC with sound card, Windows 10
  • Mac OS X version 10.13, 10.14 or 10.15
  • Internet access via DSL / cable (512 kBit/s recommended)
  • Browsers Google Chrome (v70.0 and above), Mozilla Firefox (v65.0 and above) and Microsoft Edge (Chromium, v79.0 and above), Apple Safari (v12.0 and above)
  • speaker or headset

To check if your Windows or Mac meets the system requirements, go to the Microsoft Teams Hardware Requirements page.

For a list of supported browsers, see Supported Browsers for Teams page.