Schedule a Webinar

From EdTech Help

Now on Teams users can schedule a webinar sessions. A Webinar requires participants to register prior to the start of the event. After registering participants will receive the meeting link.

You may consider creating a webinar instead of a regular meeting session if you are opening your meeting to persons within the Brock Community, and would like that participants identify themselves before gaining access to the meeting link.

To Schedule a webinar please follow these steps:

Click the Purple "+ New meeting Button" and Select Webinar

Open the calendar on MS Teams platform, then click the purple "+ New meeting" button. Select Webinar from the dropdown menu.

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Select "Require registration" & Add Webinar Details

In the Require registration section and select the "For reople in your org" option. Then add the webinar title, the required speakers, time, date, etc.

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You can also customize Response options to Request responses or Allow forwarding.

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View Registration Form

Once these details are set, review the registration form by clicking the "View registration form" link

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Customize Registration Form

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Here you can upload an image, update meeting details, add speaker bios and configure registration questions. By default this form requires registrants to add their first and last name, and their email address. You can also add additional fields to the registration, (i.e. address, city, country, postal code, industry, job title, organization) and you can add customized questions as well.

Save & Share Registration Form

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Once you are happy with the settings, "Save" the registration form. Then open the form in your browser to confirm that it is correct from the registrant's point of view. Click the "Copy registration link" and share it to your peers and students.

Please note that at this time registration is only available to persons with a Brock email address. External guests can still attend the webinar if you provide the meeting link directly.

Review Webinar Details & Send Meeting Link to Presenters

Ensure that the meeting details are correct, and send the meeting invitation to the speakers and external guests.

Download registration report

After the webinar has ended you will have access to the registration report & attendance list. Go to the calendar on teams select the webinar and download the registration report to view it.

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