The ECC Conference is usually an on-ground conference hosted at Marist College each June. In June 2020 the Conference will be help on a virutal platform due to the COVID-19 crisis. Keynote speakers are invited from industry and academia. Panel discussions are held with faculty members, students and industry representatives. Peer-reviewed papers are presented in break-out sessions over the 2 days of the conference. There is no fee to attend the ECC Conference and food is provided. Participants must provide their own housing and transportation. The dress code for all events during the conference is business casual.