NEWS: DEMO OF NEW SYNCHRONOUS WEB CONFERENCING SOFTWARE

On 13th April, we have a demonstration of Ultra Collaborate, used by the Open University, for learners, academics, administrators, and support staff. This system can be linked to the Hub, providing opportunities for online seminars, tutorials, PAT sessions, supervision. Students click on a link from the Hub and are taken to an online space, supporting video, audio, interactive whiteboard and Q&A.

Ultra can also be used as a stand-alone system for online events, webinars, communications between collaborative partners, virtual demonstrations of our systems, support and guidance.

11:15 (GMT) - Myles Blaney Myles Blaney from the University of Edinburgh will discuss how Collaborate Ultra has been used to enhance online learning courses and been used to facilitate both academic and service staff in the provision of a collaborative virtual space.

12:15 (GMT) - Groupwork online Queen Margaret University students discuss their use of webinar software for virtual groupwork.

12:30 (GMT) - Lunch provided

13:00 (GMT) - Demonstration of Ultra Collaborate Blackboard representative and technical team will provide an overview of the features of Ultra Collaborate

14:00 (GMT) - Your feedback

14:15 (GMT) - Close

Please book here and indicate if you would like to attend at QMU or online. Virtual attendance is encouraged! Know a staff member who would also like to join us? Why not share this page with a quick click of the paper plane, you can email it to your QMU colleagues.

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