Mediasite to stream conference sessions for live and on-demand viewing
at summit focusing on the future of event technology
MADISON, Wis.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--
Sonic Foundry, Inc. (NASDAQ: SOFO), the trusted leader for video content
management and webcasting
solutions, today announced the company’s Mediasite platform will be used
to webcast ACTIVE
Network™ Business Solutions’Active Leaders Forum &
Product Summit this week in Champions Gate, Fla.
The conference, which takes place Oct. 9 to 10 at the Omni Orlando
Resort, is aimed at event industry leaders and gives an interactive and
engaging summit about the future of event technology from ACTIVE
Network. The Mediasite Events team will capture select sessions for live
and on-demand playback. During or after the summit, registered attendees
can watch sessions on any computer or mobile device.
Donny Neufuss, Sonic Foundry’s senior account manager for Event
Services, will present, “Mastering Hybrid Events: Best Practices for
Leveraging Event Tech to Reach Live and Virtual Audiences” at 1:30 p.m.
on Oct. 10.
“Providing our attendees with access to live, online conference sessions
via Mediasite allows us to reach a worldwide audience that is unable to
attend our event in-person,” said JR Sherman, senior vice president and
general manager of ACTIVE Network’s Business Solutions Group. “In this
way, people can access the knowledge shared at the event on-demand well
after it ends. We’re happy to work with Sonic Foundry on this event.”
a strategic alliance with ACTIVE Network last year to provide an
integrated conference solution for associations and meeting
professionals. This pairs Mediasite Events webcasting services, which
delivers live and on-demand streaming to remote audiences through their
desktop or mobile devices, with ACTIVE Network’s Business Solutions
portfolio, which serves customers of all sizes with a single technology
suite for their event management needs.