LearningTimes is pleased to sponsor and help produce the American Alliance of Museums Professional Development Live Webinar Series. Each recorded webcast is available on-demand, to review at your convenience. Below are answers to frequently asked questions about recorded webinars. Do not hesitate to contact us if you have any additional questions.
Do I need to go anywhere special to see the Alliance webinars??
Nope! The Webinars are offered entirely over the Internet. You access the recorded webinars from any web connection at any time. The sessions are jam-packed with great content, and feature the lively dialogue and discussion among presenters and colleagues that characterized the original live events.
What can I expect while viewing a recorded Alliance webinar?
During each Alliance Webinar, you will hear our distinguished panelists and colleagues from across the museum community. Many of the webinars in the series showcase visual materials that illustrate the topics under discussion. The recordings capture all of the interactive activities, discussions, polls and other interactive exercises that were part of the original live session, maximizing the sharing of knowledge that can be put to use at your organization immediately.
Each online seminar also includes the questions asked of panelists as well as their responses. You can access the Webinar recordings at any time. There are also navigational tools that offer the benefit of being able to move around inside the webinar, pinpoint moments of particular interest, and pause playback if your phone happens to ring.
How many times can I play the Alliance Webinar recordings, and for how long will I have access to them?
Your subscription to the online recordings lasts at least six months. You can access and play back the recordings as many times as you like during that period.
What are the basic technical requirements to access the recorded sessions?
- A PC or Mac (OS X 10.2 or higher) computer with a standard Internet connection (56 kbps or higher)
- The free Flash Player 10 or higher
- Speakers or headphones connected to your computer
How do I test that my computer is ready to access and play the recorded webinars?
Please visit the following web page to check that the computer you intend to use is ready to access the webinars:
Do I need a microphone or camera?
Nope! The Alliance recorded Webinars do not require participants to have microphones or cameras. You do need speakers or headphones, however, to hear the webinar audio.
Will the events be recorded?
Yes, each Alliance webinar will be recorded, and all registered participants receive access to review the recording for at least six months following the live event.
Can I download or save the recordings to my computer?
No, the recordings are not saved to your local computer. When you subscribe to view an Alliance Webinar recording, you will receive access to the recordings which are accessible over the Web from any computer.
Who do I contact if I have technical questions about participating in the Alliance Webinars?
If you have any technical questions about the Alliance webinars or require any assistance at all, please contact LearningTimes at firstname.lastname@example.org or via the Contact page.