We have two Video Conferencing locations available, Old Main 316 (up to 15 participants) and Swenson Hall 2091 (up to 3 participants). These rooms can be scheduled by contacting the Technology Helpdesk at 715-394-8300 .
The video conference coordinator for your event should send an e-mail with specific instructions of how to connect to your video conference. They should include:
- Dates and times of conference and possibly connection testing sessions
- An IP address
- System requirements i.e if UW-Superior can send and receive content
- Technical contact prior to and day of conference
Please include all of the above information in an e-mail to the Technology Helpdesk
My UW System Portal Web Conferencing
The My UW System portal provides employees with online access to payroll, leave and benefits information. The portal has expanded to include an Employee Resources tab with a web conferencing tool (Blackboard Collaborate) and a UW System News Feed. Employees logging into the portal will continue to see their default Work Record tab. The Employee Resources tab will include the new features and some content moved from the Work Record tab.
How to Use the My UW System Portal Web Conference Tool:
- Setting up Web Conferences in the My UW System Portal
- Creating a Web Conferencing Session Using the My UW System (video)
- Attending My UW System Portal Web Conferences
- Getting Help For My UW System Portal Web Conferencing
Other Blackboard Collaborate (BB-C) Resources:
- Blackboard Collaborate Video Tutorials
- Inside Blackboard Collaborate for Moderators
- Inside Blackboard Collaborate for Participants
- Getting Started with Blackboard Collaborate Web Conferencing
- Training for Moderators using Blackboard Collaborate
- Training for Participants using Blackboard Collaborate
- Welcome Slide with Audio Wizard Instructions - Save this PowerPoint presentation to your computer and use this as the first slide in your session.
The Webinar provider will usually send an email with specific instructions on how to connect to their sessions. This may include:
- Dates and times
- A telephone Number to call if the audio is a separate component from their online presentation
- A meeting session login and or password
- Computer hardware and software requirements
- A link to the online component of webinar
- A link to specific presentation software which may be required to participate
- Test session times and dates to test your connection to the webinar
- Technical assistance and contact information for testing and day of the webinar
If you are participating in a webinar in your office or another location and need assistance setting up your computer please contact the Technology Helpdesk at 715-394-8300 . Please include all the above information in your request. Some webinars may require the use of computer speakers, computer headphones with a integrated microphone and a web camera, these items can be checked out at the Technology Helpdesk.