FREI Virtual Events

What is a webinar?

The word ‘webinar’ is a blend of ‘web’ and ‘seminar’. A webinar is an event held on the internet which is attended exclusively by an online audience. This distinguishes it from a webcast, which also includes the presence of a physical audience. Other terms used as alternatives for webinar are web event, online seminar, webcast, web lecture and virtual event.

Online participation

Participants follow webinars via a PC, Mac, tablet or smartphone, and can see and hear the speaker(s) thanks to audio and video feeds. In addition to the video images, PowerPoint slides can be broadcast which run in sync with the rest of the presentation. You can also make use of the screen capture functionality which enables you to show your viewers an application or website.

Interactive

A webinar is a form of one-to-many communication: a presenter can reach a large and specific group of online viewers from a single location. Providing it is used effectively, interaction during a webinar can be very powerful. In view of the large number of participants, smart tools are essential to channel that interaction. Hence, a webinar offers various interactive opportunities:

  • Ask a question
  • Chat
  • Poll
  • Survey
  • Test
  • Call to action
  • Twitter
What we offer
  • Accomplish web-conferences without any distance, time or number of participant limitations
  • Organize remote education seminars, either intercompany nor to third parties,
  • Organize workshops with interactivity possibilities
  • Combine web-conference with e-learning platform for synchronous online education sections

We can undertake yours seminar, web-conference or workshop online organization.
We can also create yours web-conference or webinars service and train you in order to use it effectively.

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