Sonic Foundry in tenth year of webcasting UBTech

Wednesday, June 12, 2013

For the 10th consecutive year, Titanium-sponsor Sonic Foundry Inc. (NAS: SOFO), the trusted leader for video content management and webcasting solutions, used its Mediasite platform to webcast sessions from UBTech to an online audience.

UBTech 2013, held June 10-12 in Orlando, Fla., is higher education's most focused high-level conversation about technology's impact on every aspect of campus leadership and practice. More than 1,000 campus visionaries attended from 400 colleges and universities nationwide. This is the third year keynotes and featured sessions would be streamed live via Mediasite, and over 60 sessions were recorded for on-demand viewing.

The keynotes were:

  • Re-imagining College: The Case for Radical Change, Gene Wade, Co-founder and CEO of University Now; recorded at 9 a.m. on June 11
  • Beyond MOOCs: 5 Digital Initiatives That Make Sense for Every College, Sree Sreenivasan, Chief Digital Officer at Columbia University; recorded at 10:40 a.m. June 12

Plus The Future of Video in Education and Community College Leadership summits were sponsored by Sonic Foundry. In addition, the AV Summit: Automate Innovation, CFO Summit: The Power of Data and CIO Summit: Security in a Borderless Network were  recorded for on-demand viewing.

The conference sessions, which will be available on-demand post-show for registered attendees, focus on teaching and learning technologies, campus networks and infrastructure, facilities planning and design, financial services and marketing institutions.

"Our partnership with Sonic Foundry helps us enhance the overall quality of our UBTech conference year after year," said Stephanie Martinez, CIO of University Business. "We know it's a necessity to capture and preserve knowledge shared at our events, and we are proud to say we've offered a hybrid event for the past decade, allowing us to expand our reach beyond our show floor to higher education professionals all over the U.S. Sonic Foundry supports us every step of the way. The Mediasite Events team affords us the ability to capture concurrent sessions and post on-demand content to our website almost immediately. For 10 years now, we have relied on Sonic Foundry to provide a state of the art experience for our attendees and they have come through for us every year with both technology and support."

Find all recorded keynotes, summits and sessions at www.ubtechconference.com.