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Learn the Basics of Zoom for Online Conferencing


From our friends in the IUPUI Center for Teaching and Learning

When: Friday, February 17, 2017, 11:15 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. EST
Where: Online – Zoom

In this workshop, participants will learn about the new online conference tool at Indiana University called Zoom. Zoom is a conference tool that focuses on collaboration between users through audio/video communication, file sharing, and screen sharing. IU faculty, staff, and students are all eligible to create their own Zoom meeting room to host meetings. In this workshop, we will learn how users access their account, schedule and manage meetings, as well as how to use Zoom as an effective conferencing tool.

What you’ll learn:

  • how to access your Zoom account
  • how to schedule and host a meeting
  • how to use the Zoom tools
  • best practices for hosting an effective online meeting in Zoom

What you need to know:

  • how to use a web browser
  • how to use a webcam/mic