Agendawww.infiniteconferencing.com• The Evolution• Recent Developments• Benefits• Challenges• Case Studies• Trends
Poll Questionwww.infiniteconferencing.comHow would you classify your knowledge in webcasting?a) Beginnerb) Intermediatec) Advanced
Terminologywww.infiniteconferencing.comA "Web conference" is often used as an umbrella term for all web-based collaboration between two or more people over the Internet.A "webcast" refers to information dispersed to a large audience via the Internet.A "webinar" expands the idea of a webcast into a more interactive format.
The Evolution www.infiniteconferencing.com+ Audio & Video Streaming Engagement TelePresence Conferencing Video LIVE Video Webcast+ WebConferencing Web Conferencing+ AudioConferencing Conference Calls Broadcast Calls Few to Few One to all Few to all Reach All Reach
Recent Developmentswww.infiniteconferencing.com• Mobile & Tablet• Self-Service or Fully Managed• Enterprise Solutions• Device Compatibility
Benefitswww.infiniteconferencing.com• Generally easy to use• Convenient• Low cost• High impact interactive rich media• No downloads or plug ins to install• Can be viewed live or on-demand• Non-threatening
Poll Questionwww.infiniteconferencing.comWhat do you primarily use webinars/webcasts for?a) Company announcementsb) Press conferencesc) Company Financial/Investor Releasesd) Product demonstrations and launchese) "All hands" or "Town Hall" company meetingsf) Distance learning / Trainingg) All of the aboveh) None of the above
Case Studywww.infiniteconferencing.com Employee Communications…Communicate message to ALL employees across corporateIntranet.ChallengesDelivery (CDN/Encoding)Corporate Network (bandwidth, restrictions)Compatibility (browsers, operating systems)Signal Origination Web Cam/VCU/StudioProductionSecurityInteractivityAttendance Reporting
Case Studywww.infiniteconferencing.com Corporate AnnouncementCommunicate message to large global audience across theInternetChallengesDeploymentDeliveryCorporate Network (bandwidth, restrictions)Compatibility (browsers, operating systems, devices)Signal AcquisitionQualityScaleLive or On-Demand
Case Studywww.infiniteconferencing.com TrainingConduct training with employees & clientsChallenges• Live or On-Demand• Easy Setup• Interactivity• Archiving• Delivery (CDN/Encoding)• Corporate Network (bandwidth, restrictions)• Compatibility (browsers, operating systems, devices)• Attendance reporting & Certification
Case Studywww.infiniteconferencing.com WebinarsGenerate sales leads with lead generation webinarsChallenges• Registration• Lead scoring• Branding• Scale• Archiving• Reporting
Poll Questionwww.infiniteconferencing.comAre Mobile/Tablet devices a component of your communications strategy?a) Yes, already deployedb) Yes, it’s coming soon for usc) We’re considering itd) No plans
Trendswww.infiniteconferencing.com • New Devices (Mobile & Tablets) • Media Types (Windows, Silverlight, Flash) • Social Networking (Facebook & Twitter) • Cloud Services
Thank You www.infiniteconferencing.com Ari Kestin President, Infinite Conferencing EVP, GM, Webcasting Onstream Media www.infiniteconferencing.com www.etouches.comSponsored by: 888-203-7900
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