Digital Dojo - GoToMeeting - Meet face to face from anywhere

  • Pollinators Inc 184 Marine Terrace Geraldton, WA, 6530 Australia

Increase your productivity and personal satisfaction by learning new digital skills and tools over lunch.

In a NEW Digital Dojo format every FORTNIGHT our Tech Ninjas will facilitate sessions focused on very specific digital and cloud collaboration tools. Sessions are at CityHive AND webcast so you can join from anywhere on any device.

This session is on:

GoToMeeting — Meet face to face from anywhere

Do you manage a virtual or distributed team? Do you offer training, consultancy, or even mediation? Many of our members use GoToMeeting to build and maintain great working relationships. Pollinators facilitates free use of GoToMeeting for our members as a trial, and use it as a substitute for expensive teleconferences or even more expensive physical travel.

This session will cover:

  • What is GoToMeeting and why you should use it 
  • Comparison against alternatives (flights, teleconferences, Skype, Hangouts)
  • Overview of interface, how to use
  • Basic web conferencing, including to participants on phones
  • Advanced features
  • Use cases
  • Offer to Pollinators members

Relevant to:

  • Distributed / virtual teams within organisations
  • Consultants and trainers 
  • NFPs, activists and community groups
  • Anyone who wants to connect face to face

Skill level required:

  • Basic


Able to use GoToMeeting to host and facilitate a virtual meeting, saving time, money and increasing effectiveness of your communication.

Steps to join:

  • Register: You must purchase a ticket through our website. Members are $20, non-members are $30.
  • BYO device: Bring your laptop, smartphone, tablet, or contact us if you want to borrow one for the session.
  • Arrive early: The sessions start exactly on time. We recommend you arrive 15 minutes early to get se up.
  • Be open. Be prepared to connect, collaborate and get creative, and share ideas, knowledge and insights.
  • Respect confidentiality. 'Chatham House Rule' is enacted at all Pollinators Labs, Dojos and Learning Sessions "Participants are free to use the information received, but neither the identity nor the affiliation of the speaker(s), nor that of any other participant, may be revealed".
  • Bring your lunch! Discounts are on offer from Jaffle Shack and Culinary HQ for Pollinators members.

Join via the web:

Who to contact for enquiries: Andrew Outhwaite (0466 694 702)