Videoconferencing supports two-way video and audio communication. Videoconferencing has many applications. It eliminates the need to travel for a meeting, a seminar, or a conference. While reducing travel time and costs, it still offers an interactive audio-visual way to communicate effectively between different locations. We also have web conferencing available.
The ACCC can assist with ensuring video conference units owned by colleges/departments around the Chicago campus are configured properly on the UIC network.
The University of Illinois is involved in videoconference classes between different locations in Chicago, Springfield, Urbana, Rockford, and Peoria. This technology allows for students at one of these sites to attend classes held on a different campus. Some of the advantages of distance learning:
Business or administrative meetings
These meetings are very common in the University of Illinois due to the cooperation between the different campuses situated in Illinois.