Held by POLYV, Video Geek Seminar is a monthly seminar that mainly focus on the industry of video and other industries that are related to video, or the crossovers of both sides.
The previous 5 Video Geek Seminars were held in Beijing. This time, we had the seminar moved to Betaspace, Guangzhou, to meet new audience and learn more about the needs from potential clients.
The theme of this seminar is “Technical innovation for online education”. Shibiao Lv from China Net Center, Johnson Zhou from POLYV, and Xiang Lan from Xingshuai Education gave their lecture about the change and transition of traditional education, as well as innovation of online education, with their different perspectives and thoughts.
Shibiao Lv: How video technology drives online education
A veteran on media streaming and video architecture, Mr. Lv talked about the evolution of video technology, the combination of video and online education and how video support the industry. Also, he shared his thoughts and opinions about the technological innovation on this industry.
In his opinion, “The technology of video has changed significantly over the last two decades, the application of video or how we use it doesn’t change much. It just follows the trend, like VOD, live streaming, VR and AR.”
Johnson Zhou: Video application for online education
Started his career as technical support in Baidu, Senior Director Zhou demonstrated examples of POLYV’s clients, and showed practical acts of how to gain potential students and engagement between students and lecturers with the help of POLYV’s service and components.
He stated, “Compared to logistics, the industry of education is more suitable to go online, as knowledge should be spread beyond the boundaries of time and space.”
Xiang Lan: Video application for online education
With over 7 years of product and operation, Mr. Lan showed the audience the key points of running a service to the best, including the content, the service platform and operation procedures.
“Every little step of innovation and improvement counts,” He says, “The key for Xingshuai’s success is to produce excellent content, high efficiency and take the service to the next level.”
Round Table session & Conclusion
In the Round Table session, Lv, Zhou and Lan discussed about phenomena and current trend of video technology and the issues encountered in the online education industry.
They also answered questions from the audience, from their actual experience of gaining students, their different perspectives on online education to the extent of the lectures they had made.
With the ideas and opinions shared by the lecturers and the audience, everyone had new conceptions on the video technologies, the industry of online educations and how to operate a product/service with higher efficiency and effectiveness.
And last but not least, we would like you to participate in our next Video Geek Seminar, in the afternoon of July 8th (Saturday) in Beijing. You can click here for detail if you’re interested.