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 (vĭd′ē-ō-kŏn′fər-əns, -frəns)
A conference occurring in two or more locations in which the participants communicate by using video equipment, with the content often transmitted by a computer network or over the internet.

vid′e·o·con′fer·enc·ing n.


a conference in which participants in distant locations to take part by means of electronic sound and video communication


(ˈvɪd i oʊˌkɒn fər əns, -frəns)

a teleconference conducted via television equipment.
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One party hosts the videoconference and is able to upload images and PDF documents for all participants to discuss, review, and edit.
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In January 2008 the Port hosted a stakeholders meeting facilitated by Port staff and WSU Extension-Rural Bridges to gauge interest in videoconference facilities in the Chelan/Manson area.
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Taking advantage of this favorable avenue of instructional opportunity, the Community Education and Outreach Program (COEP) of the NIEHS Center in Molecular Toxicology at Vanderbih University, in conjunction with the university's Center for Science Outreach (CSO), has developed an innovative interactive videoconference teaching program known as "Virtual Scientist in the Classroom.
Ricci's suggestion came to fruition Wednesday as the City Council unanimously approved a plan to allow citizens to testify by videoconference from remote locations.
David Heywood and Stu Goldstein of the Baltimore-Washington Chapter attend the Institute's first-ever videoconference on Section 355 developments.
What many people in dozens of northern communities take for granted, such as ability to enrol for online correspondence courses, videoconference with a medical specialist in Toronto, or simply download information off the Net, is considered a luxury in Gogama and the neighbouring villages of Shining Tree and Mattagami First Nation.
To provide users with one seamless solution that allows administrators to schedule, automatically launch and manage a videoconference in one package, Forgent has fully integrated GSS and VNP.
Myers, Jacksonville, Orlando, and Tampa--were recently linked by the power of technology for its second videoconference.
I see that two of the participants had to rent a public videoconference room.