Category: Event webcasting
Thinking of using Mediasite to live stream your next event? Or are you a Mediasite rookie and just need a little 101 before you get started?
Our Event Services Program Director John Pollard has come to the rescue. He recorded this short four-minute video as an overview of the possibilities you have with the Mediasite Player.
Campus IT priorities are changing — or are they? Clearly campus IT leaders confront significant budget challenges and as well as the growing demand for additional IT resources and services: going mobile, maintaining IT security, supporting online instruction, migrating to cloud computing, enabling lecture capture, and also updating the institutional IT infrastructure.
You may have seen the Games+Learning+Society (GLS) group in the news recently for receiving over $1 million from the Gates Foundation to design games that focus on kindness instead of violence. Well, if that interested you, here’s your chance to learn more about GLS. You can hear from the group and many prominent speakers from around the country directly, because Sonic Foundry is the webcast provider for the GLS Conference 8.0 held next week June 13 to 15 in Madison.
I’m hearing things throughout UNLEASH that are pure gold. The journalist in me gets so excited every time I hear one and I think to myself “Oh that’s definitely hitting the blog.” And then there are the things people say that are so golden that it’s just inappropriate to say on here. Let’s just say this has been a great time and what happens at UNLEASH stays at UNLEASH.
We've got hundreds of Mediasite users here in Madison learning and networking, but UNLEASH 2012 is a hybrid event so we've got a whole other group watching sessions live or on-demand remotely in our MUG (Mediasite User Group) Community.
Hershel Miller our online concierge is helping moderate the conversations and providing help where needed.
We’re at the historic Majestic Theater in downtown Madison for an evening of networking with dinner, drinks and music. And if last night’s festivities were any indication of what’s to come, tonight will be an even bigger celebration. It was obvious lots of attendees today were wiped out after last night and they took a little break this afternoon to nap and refresh for tonight.
Think about this: In your work, what are you trying to sell?
Communication? Knowledge? Solutions? Opportunities?
These are all great answers and true, but they’re the wrong answers. Human beings are only purchasing one thing in 2012 – an experience.
Some UNLEASH Observations: Spotted Cow, Cheese Curds and our “Surreal College Town”‘ from the Movies
I'd say day one of UNLEASH, our Mediasite User Conference, was a huge success. The reason: I would have blogged about the welcome reception at Francesca’s last night, but frankly it went too late. We were all back at Monona Terrace bright and early this morning at 7 a.m. for a jam—packed day of presentations and networking.