Webex Events (new) is available on version 41.4 and later sites.


Webcast mode is not supported for Webex for Government.

Feature

Webinar Mode

Webcast Mode

Attendees interact through audio and messages

Yes

No

Attendees interact through chat, question and answer sessions, and polls

Yes

Yes

Attendees join from Webex desktop or web app

Yes

No

All attendees can view the panelists’ video and shared content

Yes

Yes

Attendance report

No

No

Closed captioning

Yes

No

Customized/branded landing page

Yes

Yes

Animated emoji reactions

Yes

No

File sharing

Yes

No

Shared content optimized for motion and video

Yes

Yes

Hosts/cohosts can unmute audience

Yes

No

Join through video device

Panelists, host, and cohosts only.

Panelists, host, and cohosts only.

Layout control

Yes with stage view settings; attendee can choose their own layout.

Yes with livestream layout settings; all attendees see the same layout.

Lock event

Yes

No

Maximum number of attendees

Events 1000 customers: 1000

Events 3000 customers: 3000

3000


 

Webcasts are only included with event subscriptions with 3000 or more users.

New Webex Events scheduler

Yes

Yes

People insights profiles

Yes

No

Practice sessions

Yes

Yes

Recording access report

No

No

Registration report

No

No

Roles (Host, Cohost, Panelist, Attendee)

Yes

Yes

Schedule from Webex Meetings mobile app

No

No

Whiteboarding and annotation

Yes

No

Supports Webex for Government

Yes

No

Music mode

Yes

Yes

Background noise removal

Yes

Yes