Iowa State University Extension offers three different web conference models using the Adobe Connect Web Conferencing System. Each system is listed below.
The Extension Web Conferencing Center provides you with knowledge, service, and solutions to support all of your web conferencing needs. Our services are available to all Extension staff and we encourage you to investigate opportunities where web conferencing can reduce costs while increasing efficiency and interactivity. If you would like to speak to one of us about what we can do for you, please contact us using the information at the bottom of this page.
Adobe Connect is a very versatile and flexible flash-based web conferencing program used to conduct meetings between participants that are geographically separated. Connect allows you to share video, audio, and presentations remotely. More information about Connect can be found at its homepage here.
One of the capabilities of the new network is to enable videoconferencing. Using Windows Messenger (see the information on Instant Messaging), a desktop video camera and a headset, the new statewide network provides a powerful collaboration and productivity tool.
Extension Information Technology provides a variety of technical services in support of Iowa State University distance education courses and conference events. Listed below are the options and services provided.