FAQs

General

Is Relativity Fest 2021 really free?

Yes! We're committed to connecting with members of our community from around the world who haven’t had the chance to join us in person in Chicago.

What time zone will the event be in?

All times listed in the event are Central Time. We have made considerations in scheduling our programming to serve the needs of our global audience as much as possible.

Can I sponsor Relativity Fest 2021?

Yes! Call for sponsors is open until August 31. Please note that space is limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis. Contact relativityfest@relativity.com for more information.

Registration

What email should I register with?

Register with your company email. Emails with domains such as gmail.com, Hotmail.com, etc. will not be accepted. Reach out to events@relativity.comwith any questions about this policy.

Can I register a group?

No, we ask that every person registers individually.

How many members from my organization can register?

No limit. All users are encouraged to register.

Are competitors allowed to register?

We will not be opening registration to our competitors.

Exams

Can I earn a complimentary exam at Fest?

This year, there are two opportunities to earn a complimentary Relativity exam:

  1. A Pro exam before Relativity Fest (this promotion has ended)
  2. A Specialist exam during Relativity Fest

Take advantage of both opportunities to maximize your exam opportunities, and use these complimentary Fest exams to get started on your journey to Relativity Expert or Master!

How can I earn a complimentary Specialist exam during Fest?

In addition to a Pro exam, earn a complimentary RelativityOne Specialist exam (Analytics, Processing, Project Management, Review Management) by attending at least one live or on-demand session during Relativity Fest, October 4 - October 6, 2021 CST/CDT.

By October 21, 2021, those who attend at least one live or on-demand session during Relativity Fest will automatically have access to a voucher good for a free on-demand RelativityOne Specialist (Analytics, Processing, Project Management, Review Management) on the Certification Tracker. You will receive an email by this date, from certification@relativity.com, directing you to the Relativity Community to access your voucher.

  • Project Management, Review Management: November 8 – November 22
  • Analytics, Processing: November 29 – December 13

We recommend scheduling your exam as soon as you receive your voucher for a date earlier in the exam window in case you encounter technical problems or if all exam slots fill up toward the end of the window.

Note: The Relativity Fest promotion is valid for one complimentary Specialist exam per person. Specialist exam vouchers are limited based on demand and exam redemption windows may change due to vendor capacity.

Earn a discount on an additional Specialist exam after Fest!

If you attempt your complimentary Specialist exam from Fest (Pass or Fail), you will receive 50% off an additional Specialist exam, to be redeemed in 2022.

Please note: You must take your complimentary Fest Specialist exam by December 20, 2021, in order to be eligible. Voucher codes for your discounted Specialist exam will be distributed via the Certification Tracker on the Relativity Community by January 17, 2022. You will receive an email by this date, from certification@relativity.com, directing you to the Relativity Community to access your voucher.

Which exam should I take?

When considering where to start your learning journey and how to continue achieving certifications, there are several paths that we recommend you review. Remember, each certified professional will have their own certification journey, so think about your certification goals when deciding where to go next on your path.

Read more about our recommended Certification Paths, and check out the Certifications page to learn about each exam, including exam format, recommended study time, and key exam topics.

How can I register for a Relativity exam using my coupon or voucher code?

Once you receive your coupon or voucher code, register for your exam through the Relativity Community site. Enter your coupon or voucher code on the payment screen to bypass payment for your exam.

Learn more about registering for your exam in the Certification FAQs.

Are there any restrictions or technical requirements I should consider for the complimentary online exam?

Yes, it is crucial that you review the Compatibility & Requirements section of our Certification FAQs before your exam.

Can I transfer my complimentary Relativity Fest exams to someone else?

No, Relativity Fest exams are non-transferable.

Will the registration “add-ons” (such as RCA exams and trainings) be available?

We are not offering these in conjunction with Fest. However, we're still offering both RCA exams and trainings in a virtual format. Find out more about the RCA here, and get more information about our trainings here.

RCE Credits

Can I earn RCE credits at Fest?

RCE credits are available to those who attend any number of live or on-demand sessions during Relativity Fest, October 4 – October 6, 2021. If you hold multiple certifications, you will receive RCE credits for each certification. For example, you can attend the Fest Keynote to earn your RCE credits.

  • RCAs will earn 8 RCEs
  • Specialists/Pros will earn 4 RCEs

Earn an additional 2 RCE credits max for all certifications for completing a hands-on exercise and the accompanying survey, regardless of number of hands-on exercises completed. Additional credits are not awarded for completing more than one hands-on exercise. (This earns you a maximum of 10 RCEs for your RCA, and a maximum of 6 RCEs for your Specialist/Pro exams.)

Can I earn RCE credits for taking a hands-on exercise?

Yes. Hands-on exercise attendees will receive a survey link after clicking the “Complete Exercise” button. You can earn an additional 2 RCE credits maximum for all certifications for completing a hands-on exercise and the accompanying survey, regardless of number of hands-on exercises completed. Additional credits are not awarded for completing more than one hands-on exercise.

If I already have enough RCE credits for the year, can I roll over the credits earned at Relativity Fest?

No, credits earned at Relativity Fest cannot be rolled over.

When will the RCE credits earned at Relativity Fest appear on the Relativity Community site?

RCEs credits will appear on your Community account no more than two weeks after the event.

Programming

How many sessions will be on-demand?

All sessions will run as scheduled per our CST Agenda. Following its live airing, they will convert to on-demand content that can be viewed through November 5, 2021.

How do I register for my breakout sessions?

Log in and browse the complete list of breakout sessions in the "Events" tab. To add a session to your agenda, choose a session and click the Enroll button.

Not registered? Register now to start building your agenda.

Will live content also be recorded and available after the event?

Yes, most live sessions will be immediately available for on-demand viewing in the platform. Those sessions that are not recorded will be noted in the session catalog.

Will you still be providing hands-on exercises?

Yes, hands-on exercises will be available Monday, October 4 through Wednesday, October 15. To sign up, make sure you’re registered for Relativity Fest, then email training@relativity.com.

We’re offering three hands-on exercises this year:

  • Aero UI Hands-On Tour: Take a test drive of the simply powerful UI, coming to Relativity Server next year.
  • Cracking the Case: A Relativity Whodunit: Put on your detective hat to solve a classic murder mystery case with help from Relativity's investigation tools. Follow leads, uncover clues, and narrow down your list of suspects as you work to crack the case and find the culprit!
  • RelativityOne Redact: Use RelativityOne Redact to save time and reduce risk by running an automated markup project, reviewing the markups, and preparing files for production.

Hands-on Exercise Support Hours: Monday, October 4 through Thursday October 7 and Monday, October 11 through Friday, October 15 from 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. CT with additional hours from 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. CT on Monday, October 4 and Tuesday, October 5.

Can I earn RCE credits for taking a hands-on exercise?

Yes. Hands-on exercise attendees will receive a survey link after clicking the “Complete Exercise” button. You can earn an additional 2 RCE credits maximum for all certifications for completing a hands-on exercise and the accompanying survey, regardless of number of hands-on exercises completed. Additional credits are not awarded for completing more than one hands-on exercise.