Live conferencing refers to the live streaming of interactive audio and video presentations, lectures, meetings, and seminars to the global audience with the help of a camera and conferencing equipment. Such equipment lets businesses connect and coordinate with remote workforces located in different region, engage them in productive real-time discussions, and record individual or group responses.

Live conferencing enables presenters to transmit and share information beyond geographical boundaries with anytime, anywhere access. The prominent live conferencing solution or equipment manufacturers include: Panasonic, Sony, Polycom, Avermedia, Accordent, MediaPointe, ClearOne, LifeSize, Tandberg, and Kedacom, etc. The live conferencing services allow presentations, events, lectures, and meetings to be recorded and shared at the same time to a geographically dispersed audience ? on or off office or corporate work facility.

The Live Conferencing leverages instant sharing of information from one place to another with just an internet connection and personal computers such as desktops, laptops, and tablet computers using the popular TCP/IP connection. The cutting edge design and interface of the equipment combined with cloud technologies, enables both individual and group participation in the session. Individual or a group of individuals can interact using a single PC with the remote presenter(S) to share information, brainstorm ideas, and analyze data.

  • Simultaneous lectures in and off the classroom. Instructors can web cast and deliver live lectures to the students sitting inside and outside the classroom ? enabling complete interaction with Q/A features, live chat, and real-time quizzes.
  • Expert lectures. Live conferencing lets K-12 and universities to invite the interest of regional and international experts on a subject and let them communicate and instruct audience from their preferred or existing locations.
  • Lecture retention. Live conferencing can be used to retain classroom lectures through instant recording. The recorded lectures can be distributed to the audience with or without editing in an instant to eliminate manual note taking and encourage students to focus on the lectures during the class.
  • Interactive executive meetings ? Live conferencing serves as a smart tool for conducting interactive live meetings between corporate executives, regional managers, and different district or state offices and staff.
  • Seminars around the globe ? It helps corporate and businesses to held virtual seminars, called Webinars, and invite public or private audience to watch live speaker sessions, participate through feedback forms, and collaborate on phone.
  • Web conferencing and screen sharing ? Interactive live conferencing is also used to stimulate user interest with online video collaboration and desktop sharing or screen cast. The screen cast feature lets the presenter to share his/her desktop screen with the audience and process information through different simulations, web content, and PowerPoint presentations.
  • Remote patient monitoring ? In healthcare units, live conferencing equipment is used to monitor in-patients from remote locations. It is installed in rooms to monitor the health status of a patient, suffering from chronicle diseases, to save physicians time.
  • Healthcare trainings ? Live conferencing is an effective method of delivering Interactive Live lectures and Trainings to the remote practitioners, physicians, and staff for continued productivity and improved performance.