InfoComm International Partners with Mediasite by Sonic Foundry to Webcast Regional Events

Mediasite to record proceedings of AV Technology Today in Chicago and InfoComm 100 in Portland

Sep 21, 2011, 07:10 ET from Sonic Foundry, Inc.

MADISON, Wis., Sept. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Sonic Foundry, Inc. (NASDAQ: SOFO), the recognized market leader for rich media webcasting, lecture capture and knowledge management, today announced Mediasite will webcast InfoComm events this week in Chicago, Illinois and Portland, Oregon.

Mediasite, a long-term InfoComm partner and sponsor, is webcasting these events to support InfoComm's goal of bringing its educational programs to new online audiences.

On Wednesday, sessions of the AV Technology Today Conference will be streamed via Mediasite and available for on-demand public viewing after the conference at Speakers include Mark Valenti, president and CEO of the Sextant Group, presenting "Space, Time and Technology: The Future of AV." Mediasite will also participate in the technology showcase. Webcasts from an AV Technology Today event in March can be viewed at

On Thursday and Friday, Mediasite will again webcast InfoComm 100, an executive-level, two-day invitation-only meeting. Industry leaders from all sectors of AV, including corporate, education and government will be present to discuss the current state of the market, future prospects, emerging technologies, challenges and opportunities, and examine the convergence of AV systems with IT networks. Webcasts from the InfoComm 100 event in 2010 can be viewed at

"These InfoComm events offer the opportunity to engage some of the most influential people in the AV industry. We're honored that Mediasite not only has a seat at the table, but also the privilege of recording and archiving the knowledge exchanged at these important gatherings of industry leaders," said Rob Lipps, executive vice president of Sonic Foundry.

The patented Mediasite webcasting and content management system quickly and cost-effectively automates the capture, management, delivery and search of rich media presentations that combine audio, video and accompanying graphics for live or on-demand viewing.

About Sonic Foundry®, Inc.

Sonic Foundry (NASDAQ: SOFO, is the global leader for rich media webcasting and knowledge management, providing enterprise communication solutions for education, business and government. Powered by Mediasite, the patented webcasting platform which automates the capture, management, delivery and search of lectures, online training and briefings, Sonic Foundry empowers people to transform the way they communicate. Through the Mediasite platform and its Event Services group, the company helps customers connect a dynamic, evolving world of shared knowledge and envisions a future where learners and workers around the globe use webcasting to bridge time and distance, accelerate research and improve performance. Product and service names mentioned herein are the trademarks of Sonic Foundry, Inc. or their respective owners.

Certain statements contained in this news release regarding matters that are not historical facts may be forward-looking statements. Because such forward-looking statements include risks and uncertainties, actual results may differ materially from those expressed in or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially include, but are not limited to, uncertainties pertaining to continued market acceptance for Sonic Foundry's products, its ability to succeed in capturing significant revenues from media services and/or systems, the effect of new competitors in its market, integration of acquired business and other risk factors identified from time to time in its filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

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