Short for web based seminar, a webinar is a presentation, lecture workshop or seminar, that’s transmitted over the web. A key feature of the webinar is its interactive elements. The ability to give receives and discuss information. Contrast with webcast in which the data transmission is one way and does not allow interaction between the presenter and the audience.
These online seminars use online software to make them actual live interactive learning experiences. Participants will be able to ask the instructor questions and get answers in real time. The instructor will be able to conduct polls and ask questions. Participants will receive course materials by email prior to the seminar and will be able to view the instructors PowerPoint slides during the seminar. These type of online courses have a much higher impact than simply reading material in the web.
Webinars offers exceptional convenience and all very cost effective. They are ideal for down bag lunch training. No travel is required and site registration fee allows upto 12 participants to attend at each site. All participants can also earn one Professional development hour per seminar. This series of webinars is designed for engineer’s scientist, university faculties, graduate students, manufacturers and consultants.