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Sonic Foundry Partners with InfoComm International to Webcast World’s Largest AV Tradeshow

InfoComm Booth C9131 — Sonic Foundry, Inc. (NASDAQ: SOFO), the trusted leader for video creation and management solutions, has been selected to webcast InfoComm 2014 as part of its 11-year partnership with InfoComm International.

InfoComm 2014, which takes place June 14-20 in Las Vegas, Nev., is the largest collection of newly released AV products found anywhere in the world, with more than 35,000 AV professionals from over 110 countries and more than 950 exhibitors attending. The industry convenes at InfoComm every year to learn what’s next in AV and information communications and showcase over 10,000 products and applications.

Mediasite Events will webcast sessions at the Digital Signage Pavilion. These on-demand webcasts will be available for those who don’t have time during the show to attend educational sessions.

“We’re excited to continue our long-standing partnership with Sonic Foundry. Webcasting our conference with Mediasite gives our attendees a secure online video portal to relive the conference anytime, anywhere and on any device,” said Jason McGraw, CTS, InfoComm Senior Vice President of Expositions. “Mediasite is a valued asset to InfoComm International.”

Attendees can earn InfoComm CTS Renewal Units for the following Mediasite training sessions led by Tom Irons, VP of field sales engineering at Sonic Foundry.

  • Setting Up, Configuring and Using the Mediasite Recorder – 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. PT June 18
  • Integrating Mediasite in Your Classroom/Training Room – 1 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. PT June 18
  • Mediasite Security Basics – 10:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. PT June 19

Sonic Foundry will also unveil its newest product innovations during a press conference at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 18 at booth C9131.

“The best names in the industry gather at InfoComm every year to set the standards for what’s next in AV, and for 11 years we’ve helped to ensure that the conference lives on long after the last session,” said Rob Lipps, Sonic Foundry executive vice president. “Sonic Foundry is honored to once again team up with InfoComm International to capture, index and manage its video content as the world watches.”

Mediasite Events is a leading global provider of live and on-demand webcasting for hybrid events and high-profile meetings, supplying turnkey streaming solutions for about 500 events annually. The group works with Fortune 500 corporations, university associations, sporting events and charitable organizations to produce successful, high-quality online experiences that score rave reviews and achieve event goals.

About InfoComm International

InfoComm International is the leading nonprofit association serving the professional AV communications industry worldwide. Founded in 1939, the association offers industry expertise and market research serving press and others seeking information about the industry.

About Sonic Foundry®, Inc.

Sonic Foundry (NASDAQ: SOFO) is the trusted leader for video capture, management and webcasting solutions in education, business and government. The patented Mediasite Enterprise Video Platform transforms communications, training, education and events for 2,800 customers in 58 countries. The company empowers organizations to reach everyone through the power of video; accelerating knowledge-sharing, preserving valuable content, building stronger teams and getting results.

© 2014 Sonic Foundry, Inc. Product and service names mentioned herein are the trademarks of Sonic Foundry, Inc. or their respective owners.

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