Hold video conferences and online meetings

Functionality

Zoom is a video communications app that allows users to create and hold online meetings with colleagues, or friends. Zoom allows you to create virtual video and audio conferencing, webinars, live chats, screen-sharing, and other collaborative capabilities. Zoom can host meetings of up to 100 people at a time, making it easy to meet and discuss in large groups. Zoom comes with many features background customizations, calendar integration, and multi-share options to ensure that everyone can get the most out of their meetings. You can create a meeting and share the Zoom link with those you wish to invite to attend. The optional waiting room feature allows the host to accept or decline attendees, providing an added security feature. 

Tips for using this tool at Kent

  • Zoom can be used to host lectures, revision sessions and seminars online
  • It can be useful for holding meetings with individuals outside the University or at different institutions

Help & how to get started

Cost

None​

Terms of use, copyright and licensing

You must comply with the Zoom terms of use​