Traditional video conferencing platforms are built for small meetings, not big moments. Venue gives you all the tools you need to celebrate your culture at any scale.
|Focus||Venue is designed for building community and inclusion with a trusted audience that you bring into the experience – building for culture, not meetings.||Hopin is optimized for external events, like conferences and trade shows||Not optimized for any particular use case|
|Production Tools||Venue integrates the best features of a video studio inside a real-time scalable experience – connecting the dots between content production and audience engagement. Venue gives you the tools for tight programming is that feels crafted just for you. Event creators can pre-create their run of show, or freestyle live on stage.||Hopin's technology introduces a lag between the video broadcast and the video consumption. Presenters and audiences get different experiences, limiting the authenticity that can happen at an event||No capabilities to produce an experience – what you see is what you get|
|Experience||Events on Venue are produced by the event creators, creating a high-touch, personalized experience for every attendee.||Attendees navigate themselves through an experience, like attending a trade show||Everyone gets the same unproduced experience|
|Audience expectations||Venue is a unique and modern Twitch-like experience, integrating immersive design elements, multimedia support, integrations to foster collaboration, and much more. It's what today's tech employees expect.||Hopin is a platform for virtual, hybrid, and in-person event experiences – not a focus on culture and engagement||The standard video call|
|Formats||Run your All Hands, Town Halls, Fireside Chats, AMAs, Talk shows, Diversity Equity and Inclusion initiatives, Product Demos, and more!||A familiar conference or expo experience||Short, task-focused meetings|
|Engagement features||Try the emoji cannon, confetti, built-in content and music library! Shoutout content to the stage, offer a purchases and downloads, and let attendees create their own custom social profile - selfie included!||Attendees can customize their in-event profile||—|
|Custom layouts||Make your speakers and and your content the hero – you have full control over layouts, focus, and more.||Pre-compose non-live video to customize the experience||—|
Bring all of the apps you already use into Venue – then interact live on stage.
|Agenda||Event creators on Venue build a curated and guided agenda for their attendees||Attendees can make a personal agenda||—|
|Built-in Media||Upload your decks, videos, images, music and more directly to Venue is ready to turn your event into an experience.||—||—|
Coming soon: in-app polls – or use your favorite integration to connect with your attendees.
Set up breakout rooms before your event starts, or on the fly during the event itself.
|Pricing||Starting at $4/member/month. See more on our pricing page!||Starting at $99/month||Zoom's plans start at $200/year|