Meetings and Events

BigBlueButton, Dru Lavigne
2011-03-02 @ 17:45 EST (22:45 UTC) - Suspenders Bar and Restaurant

This talk will provide an overview and demonstration of BigBlueButton, an open source project that originated at Ottawa`s Carleton University. It was designed to enable universities to deliver a high quality learning experience to remote users, but can be used by any organization looking for an integrated web conferencing system. Features include video conferencing, shared presentations, shared whiteboard, instant chat, auto chat translation, and localization.

Dru Lavigne is the Director of Community Development for the PC-BSD Project where she leads the documentation team, assists new users, helps to find and fix bugs, and reaches out to members of the open source community to discover their needs. She is the current Chair of the BSD Certifiication Group and author of BSD Hacks, The Best of FreeBSD Basics, and The Definitive Guide to PC-BSD.