From simple face-to-face chats across vast distances to real-time multiparty teleconferences, select a tool that meets your needs. FIT provides our faculty and staff with a powerful ecosystem of physical and virtual resources to effectively extend our organization around the world.
Learn more about our voice and video conferencing accommodations including how to get started using them today:
Google Hangouts Meet
FIT students, faculty, and staff can meet online using Google Meet for easy video calling and screen sharing together. Phone-in options are also included for participants without computer microphones or speakers.
NOTE: Google has extended Professional features such as recording to Google Drive and higher-capacity sessions (250 participants) to our platform through July 1, 2020.
Use your FIT credentials at meet.google.com to schedule or start a session on-demand.
Webex Host Accounts
Schedule your own secure online meetings and global conference calls without requiring participants to sign-up, see ads, or download any software.
FIT faculty and staff members can access Webex with your FIT credentials at fitnyc.webex.com (via an automatic redirect through MyFIT or by choosing the Google option on the Sign-In button there).
Group Video Rooms
FIT’s integrated rooms are compatible with standards-based video systems, phone dialing and SIP-enabled web platforms such as Webex, Skype for Business, etc.
Group Video Conferencing Suites are available by reservation through FIT’s Office of Event Management and Facilities Rental at extension 7-4120.
Personal Conferencing Accessories
Our portable hardware is compatible with web-based platforms including Webex and most major consumer conferencing services such as Hangouts, Skype, etc.
Loaner USB microphones/HD webcams are normally available to faculty and staff by reservation through FIT’s Office of Event Management and Facilities Rental at extension 7-4120 or walk-up service in the Feldman Center, Room C-305B.