Klaxoon Unveils The World’s Most Intelligent Platform For Meetings And Effective Teamwork
- Press release
Las Vegas – January 8, 2019 – Klaxoon, the global champion of cloud-based teamwork solutions, today unveiled the latest version of its sophisticated SaaS platform of tools that improve any type of meeting and team collaboration. Klaxoon3 is full of advancements that help teams improve efficiency and engagement. These include Questions, the fastest and simplest way to ask questions to a team as well as gather and interpret information from Klaxoon and personal networks, the new Brainstorm, an industry reference in brainstorming with new unprecedented capabilities (remote collaboration, suggestions for actions via artificial intelligence) featuring AI that anticipates next steps and triggers automatic integration with Microsoft suite of tools, and the launch of a dedicated Klaxoon App to allow people to better navigate the platform with any iOS or Android device.
Klaxoon3: The Meeting Revolution
Klaxoon is revolutionizing the way organizations harness the power of their teams with solutions designed to make meetings more efficient and work practices more collaborative. The average U.S. executive has 2-3 meetings a day and will spend 16 years of their life in a meeting. Meeting formats have barely evolved since the 1980s and the launch of presentation software costing $93Bn per year. Klaxoon is addressing an unmet and ever-increasing need for collaboration providing the first real alternative to change the way meetings are conducted.
From increasing engagement, facilitating better and faster decisions, improving information retention, and encouraging creativity, Klaxoon is currently being used by millions of users in more than 120 countries.
Its multi-awarded range of tools and applications have been designed to enhance any type of meeting and include features such as votes; gamified challenges; quizzes; visualization tools such as word clouds, surveys and information capsules; and brainstorming capabilities that ignite creativity and organize results. Following years of development and collaboration with some of the world’s most recognized companies, Klaxoon3 brings new levels of interaction and functionality to the platform.
It all begins with a question
Questions is the simplest, fastest and most efficient tool to ask questions in a stimulating way within a team.
With Questions, Klaxoon will make these interactions part of daily collaborations. Users are able to easily ask open questions, create polls, send challenges, gather votes and evaluate responses. Questions may be asked to team members within Klaxoon or shared globally with anyone via text message, email or social networks, whether they are Klaxoon users or not.
Questions offers dozens of ways to benefit from collective intelligence in a simple and visual manner. Easy to use, Questions combines spontaneity as well as in-depth analysis of the answers.
“From the small child to managers, from a team of two to a cast of thousands, asking and answering questions is how we learn, gather information and understand and even change the world around us,” said Matthieu Beucher, CEO of Klaxoon. “A question is an invitation to think together. Answering a question engages us, mobilizes our experiences and ignites our creativity. With Klaxoon, we have created a dynamic platform that leverages technology to allow us to ask, answer and then apply the learnings from questions in ways that enhances our collective productivity.”
Brainstorms with Brains – The most powerful brainstorming tool on the market
With the new Brainstorm, Klaxoon is bringing meetings into a new era. Design thinking, agile methodology, creativity sessions, visual management, Klaxoon relies on that latest advancements in collaborative techniques to propose a tool even more simple than before, boosted with unprecedented new capabilities.
Remote meetings with the new “Sync” feature, asynchronous decision making with “Questions”, project management made simple by three new view modes (board / list / columns), new color management, integration of media such as photos and videos, custom access control for participants (free / animator control)… Klaxoon3’s users will love having meetings.
The organizational features for ideas have been boosted to liberate team’s creativity : customize idea colors, navigate large Brainstorms effortlessly via a minimap, dynamic connectors to link ideas together… and to make idea creation even more agile for teams, for participants or for the Brainstorm initiator, everyone can move each other’s ideas around the board. Whether it be for brainstorming sessions, problem solving or project management, Brainstorm facilitates the creation of ideas, their organization and categorization, in a meeting together or from a distance : everyone can use Klaxoon from wherever they are as the ideal collaboration tool.
The Klaxoon App and Notifications
As part of its latest release, Klaxoon has for the first time launched a dedicated app for iOS and Android that provides access to its online platform, that was previously accessed with an internet browser. Now, Klaxoon is always in your pocket, providing access to all of Klaxoon’s features and allowing users to receive notifications on a range of subjects, dispatching alerts for actions or updates from your team.
Klaxoon Notifications are delivered as push notifications within the app but can also be by received via SMS and email but are much more than simple alerts. Klaxoon Notifications are a highly efficient way to stay in touch with your team. They link back to the dedicated notification section of Klaxoon, were action items, updates and information can be viewed at a glance and intuitively categorized to form easy to follow workflows.
Available from $19 a month on a SaaS subscription model, the Klaxoon3 goes live on January 8, 2019. Its offering consists of:
- Klaxoon – A sophisticated online platform that is accessible from any connected device. It offers a range of tools and apps to manage, enhance and track a range of meeting activities from timekeeping and engagement to brainstorming and interactive training.
- MeetingBoard – A state-of-the-art interactive whiteboard that provides larger-than life-access to the Klaxoon platform. It turns any environment into a meeting space.
- Klaxoon Box – Bringing the power of Klaxoon in a self-contained environment. A closed Wi-Fi network for participants to connect to Klaxoon, it is used when internet is not available, or the utmost security is required.