Frequently Asked Questions
What is NEST Flight?
NEST Flight is a one-of-a-kind career development conference for youth, designed to provide talented students with inspiration, education and professional connections to jump-start their career journeys.
What is different about NEST Flight 2021?
For our past two conferences, NEST Flight has been an in-person event held in the heart of Watsonville, CA This year we wanted to bring NEST Flight to you! Have the opportunity to hear amazing keynote speakers, join panels and workshops, and network with other young professionals all from the comfort of your home!
Why is NEST Flight 2021 going virtual?
We have been closely following information being shared by the
California Department of Public Health and
CDC guidelines around COVID-19. We have decided to hold this event virtually, in order to be able to bring this opportunity to youth without jeopardizing anyone’s health and safety.
Who is NEST Flight for?
We welcome college students, and any youth 25 and under as priority. We welcome young professionals who are currently trying to figure out their career path or have already figured it out but could use some motivation.
When can I register?
Registration opens on
December 1st, 2020 via Eventbrite. We will share links through all of our social media platforms.
How much will this conference cost?
This year we have three ticket options, you can purchase a $20 “Pay it Forward” ticket where you pay for yourself and fund another attendee’s ticket. You can pay $10 for a general admission ticket for yourself. We also have a “request a scholarship” option if you are having a hard time this year.
What if I can’t make the conference after purchasing a ticket?
We will honor refunds if you cannot attend the event. For information on how to request a refund, please see
Eventbrite Return Policy page.
Is NEST Flight 2021 a 4 day conference?
Although this conference is from March 1st through March 4th, it is NOT a full-day conference. Our sessions will begin towards the end of the day.
Will this conference be live or pre-recorded?
A majority of the conference content will be live, including our panels, workshops, and our keynote speakers! There will be some pre-recorded content intermixed as well.
Who is putting on the conference?
The conference is hosted by Digital NEST, a free high-tech training and collaboration space where young people can grow their skills, be inspired, and explore career paths. You can find out how to become a member at digitalnest.org.