Documentation:Social Web Tools/Online Presentation Tools
Online Presentation/Meeting Tools
Web presentation tools and technologies provide the means to deliver any PowerPoint-based or similar type of visual presentation to an Internet-connected audience, no matter where participants are connecting from. Many applications also provide audio and application-sharing capabilities - which enhance the collaborative learning experience.
- Wimba - The leading provider of collaborative learning software applications and services to the education industry.
Web presentation and meeting technologies reduce the requirement for face to face meetings, encourage broader participation (especially when travel to meetings/workshops is a barrier to participation) and open up access (potentially) to participants located anywhere in the world.
UBC In Practice:
- In the classroom: Wimba Live Classroom in collaboration with WebCT Vista - offers a synchronous experience to the online classroom.
- Outside of the classroom: UBC departments are using Wimba's Live Classroom for:
Web Presentations and Tools and Technologies are broken down with costs and features on this site as well as more examples and descriptions of individual pieces of software.