Breakout & Meeting rooms

Listening to keynote speakers and other exciting panel discussions are a key component of virtual events. However, an important part of events like these is the ability for attendees to meet and interact with other attendees.

Breakout rooms are a great way to improve interaction amongst the attendees. Breakout rooms are especially useful when you have many teams collaborating on something and then later reconvene. 

Apart from this breakout rooms can be used for –

  • Mini sessions conducted by experts
  • One-on-One training sessions
  • Collaboration projects
  • A large number of participants
  • Online courses – where students can be further divided into smaller groups for discussion
  • Live demos with exhibitors and sponsors

Contrary to popular belief, it is possible to create and use breakout rooms during online events. Nunify lets you create breakout rooms during webinars through networking tables in which attendees can enter and talk face to face with other attendees, exhibitors, and speakers. Nunify gives the host full control over the look & feel, and availability of the breakout meeting rooms.


1. Who creates the breakout rooms?

Breakout rooms are usually created by the organiser or host. 

2. What are the benefits of using breakout rooms?

If you have a large group of people attending your event, using a breakout room can prove to be very useful. They can also be used for conducting group activities or one-on-one training sessions. Topics that were previously missed can be explained and discussed here. They are very personal, giving attendees a free environment to interact with each other.

3. Can I make use of breakout rooms for small groups?

Yes, you can make use of break out rooms for smaller groups as well. There is no minimum number of attendees required for creating and using a breakout room. A breakout room can also be used for one-on-one communication between the host and attendees or amongst attendees.

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