Add Participants to your call in any Worldwide Location
International Conference Call Dial Out Rates
Dial-Out Feature | Optional tool for the Host
Why use Dial Out?
Connect guests to your international conference call even if they are
located in a country that may not have a local Toll Free number available.
Using the dial-out feature can reduce costs due to generally lower dial-out rates to many countries versus Toll
Free dial-in rates. Compare the differences for your requirement.
If your participant is in a country on the toll-free list, you do not need to
use the dial-out feature because your participant can easily dial in, at no cost to them, using the supplied Toll
Free number for his/her country location.
Both connection types, Dial-Out or Toll Free Dial-In, can be used on the same conference
The list of all worldwide Toll Free access numbers is emailed to you immediately
upon account activation.
In summary, no matter where in the world your participant may be located, as long as you know the participant's
phone number, you can easily dial-out using our conferencing bridge and bring them into your international conference
How to use the Leader dial out feature
The chairperson enters * 1 (star-one)
on the phone keypad.
The system will prompt for the international phone number of the participant you wish to add to the call.
Press * 2 When the overseas attendee answers the phone.
Now both the Leader and the attendee are returned to the conference call.
This Dial-Out keypad routine can continue until you have all of the dial-out attendees on your call.
With the dial-out feature, any
participant can be added to your call regardless of their country location.
The ability to dial-out to a guest can be crucial should
a local or toll-free access number not exist in your participants country. Dial-out can also be a cost reducer depending on the country where the participant is
International Dial Out - A useful tool for the Host
In some countries there is no toll-free availability. However your participant, if in one of those countries,
can still attend your conference call if the chairperson uses dial-out feature.
Another reason you may decide to use the dial out feature is cost savings. Many dial out rates are lower than the
Toll Free access rates. You'll need to compare to the international toll free access rates.
Some countries have a Toll Free number available but the Dial Out per minute rates may be less depending on the
Some countries simply do not have a Toll Free access number and using the Dial Out feature
may be the only way to bring those participants into your international conference call.
The alternative would be to request that the participant dial directly into the U.S. bridge number at their own
long distance expense.
Many of our conference call customers that have VoIP service available, or have participants that have an IP phone
service, access conference calls uitilizing VoIP directly into the U.S. toll access number. This can reduce costs
You will receive the direct non-toll free U.S. bridge phone number as an alternative access number for your international
conference call participant to use.
The U.S. number, although not toll-free, is accessible from any country and can be accessed from landlines, mobile
phones and global VoIP services.