WebEx - New Products and Features for Tufts Users

Christine Fitzgerald
Thursday, March 12, 2015 - 2:15pm

Two new products have been added to the Tufts WebEx service: WebEx Training Center and WebEx Event Center. Much like WebEx Meeting Center, they provide helpful features for running a virtual event or training session.


WebEx Training Center

This module lets you explore training tools in a live session and adds some features specific to teaching and learning such as:

  • Option to allow and/or prevent attendees from speaking
  • Breakout rooms
  • Threaded Q&A
  • Attention Monitoring
  • Testing – before, during and after a session

For details on how to schedule and start a training sessions, share content and video feeds and interact during your session, refer to the Getting Started Training Center guides.


WebEx Event Center

This module lets you host and schedule an effective virtual event and includes helpful features specific to large-scale events  such as:

  • Automated email invitations
  • Event confirmations and reminders
  • Custom registration questions
  • Post-event surveys
  • Detail reports after the meeting

For details on how to schedule and start a training sessions, share content and video feeds and interact during your session, refer to the Getting Started Event Center guides.

To access the WebEx Training Center or WebEx Event Center, click on the respective link in the main grey navigation bar at the top of the WebEx page.


Dave Bragg using Tufts WebEx

If you want more detail about Tufts WebEx service offering, refer to the Web Conferencing service page. If you have questions or comments about these new features or the WebEx service, contact the Tufts Service Desk or call (617) 627-3376.