(Inactive) Talking Communities Overview


This group is no longer active. If you are interested to lead this group please drop a note to hadi@illinois.edu.

About (Inactive) Talking Communities

Talking Communities is a web conferencing tools that provides many useful features such as web conferencing, online webinars, training, audio/video conferencing, desktop/application sharing, etc that can be used in the higher education systems. As of today, Talking Communities (TC) is the only web conferencing tools with an accessible chat system.

to Improve the accessibility/usability of this important tool, we have started this collaboration group to work collaboratively with the vendor of Talking Communities and other interested entities and individuals.
We are very positive that this collaboration group will make the Talking Communities more usable/accessible where everyone can benefit from it including people with disabilities.

We meet on first and third Tuesdays of each month at 11:00 AM Central Time.

Becoming a member

If you are interested to join this effort, please register (if you haven’t registered yet) and join Talking communities Collaboration Group.

If you are a member of any of our collaboration group, then you do not need to re-register again. Simply click on Subscribe link in the main navigation bar.

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