Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the Year in Infrastructure?

A: The Year in Infrastructure is a virtual global gathering of executives and practitioners in the world of infrastructure design, construction, and operations, who are focused on best practices and technologies for going digital. The conference is globally recognized as the leading forum for addressing the current priorities and opportunities that impact the infrastructure industry.


For the health and safety of our colleagues and users, we made the decision to host this event virtually in 2021. We look forward to the opportunity to meet onsite in the future and will communicate updates on our event site at www.bentley.com/en/global-events/events-overview


Q: What are the Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure?

A: The Going Digital Awards in Infrastructure is an exciting and well-regarded global competition that recognizes digital advancements in infrastructure in 19 categories, using project examples submitted by our user organizations from 45 countries. Bentley's awards program has recognized over 4,000 extraordinary infrastructure projects since the program's inception 17 years ago.


Q: Is there a fee to attend the virtual event?

A: No, there is no fee to attend and participate in the Year in Infrastructure or the Going Digital Awards.


Q: Why should I attend the Year in Infrastructure and the Going Digital Awards?

A: You should attend the Year in Infrastructure and the Going Digital Awards to:

  • Hear Bentley representatives, industry executives, and award-winning users discuss the impressive impact they have made in sustainable solutions for the communities they serve.
  • Celebrate the extraordinary work of the users and organizations behind the most innovative infrastructure projects around the world.
  • Gain insights into infrastructure trends, sustainability, and going digital advancements.

Q: Will sessions be recorded and available on-demand?

A: Yes, the sessions will be recorded and available for on-demand viewing.


Q: Which languages will be available for virtual attendees?

A: Closed captioning in English and Chinese will be available for all content on December 1 and 2. Attendees can view the on-demand sessions in the following languages of their choice: English, Spanish, Portuguese, German, French, Italian, Czech, Polish, Russian, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean.


Q: Can I share on-demand sessions with someone who is not registered for the event?

A: To view the on-demand sessions, the viewer must register and log into the virtual event platform via yii.bentley.com


Q: What is the best browser to use to participate in this virtual event?

A: For an optimal conference experience, we recommend that you participate in the virtual event using the Chrome browser.


Q: What is Bentley’s accessibility commitment?

A: Bentley Systems welcomes the participation of individuals with disabilities and will make every effort to create an outstanding web experiences that is accessible to everyone. We are committed to producing rich, engaging content that is accessible to all and will make accommodations with reasonable modifications to ensure our virtual is inclusive to everyone that participates. Please email our event team to request specific accessibility accommodations.


Q: Who do I contact about becoming a sponsor for the Year in Infrastructure and the Going Digital Awards?

A: Complete this form or email us to learn more.


Q: Where should I send a media inquiry?

A: Please email your media inquiries to Christine Byrne (US, UK) or Michaela Romero (Asia, EMEA, LAOU).


Q: How do I contact Event Support?

A: Please review all FAQs to ensure the best possible experience during the Year in Infrastructure and the Going Digital Awards. Email us for additional questions.