The Q&A feature allows attendees and speakers to post questions and answer the questions by directly answering on the live stream or by typing in the answers.

Please note the following points when using the Q&A feature:

  • Questions can be posted and seen by anyone including attendees, speakers and admins
  • Answers can only be posted by speakers and admins
  • Answers can be sent privately or publicly
  • Answers cannot be deleted after submitting
  • Dismissed questions may only be seen by speakers and admins
  • Only the person who submitted the question can delete the question
  • Questions can be created in advance through the backstage link and the analytics page

Submit a Question

  • Enter the session through the virtual event hub or access the Accelevents backstage studio link for the session (for speakers)
  • Click the Q&A tab
  • Type in your question and click Submit

Answer a Question

  • Enter the session through the virtual event hub or access the Accelevents backstage studio link for the session (for speakers)
  • Click the Q&A tab
  • Click the Open tab to see all the unanswered questions
  • Click Type Answer to start typing your answer then click Submit
  • Note: if you want to send the answer privately to the person who asked the question, tick the checkbox for Send Privately. The answer will only be seen by that person
  • Click Answer Live if you want to answer the question by saying your answer on your live broadcast.
  • Note: clicking the Live Answer button will not close out that question, it will only highlight the button. We suggest still typing in your answer after the question has been answered live as a reference for your attendees who may have missed the live answer

View an Answer

  • Click the Answered tab from the Q&A feature
  • Note: If an answer is submitted, you cannot edit or delete the answer anymore

Dismiss a Question

  • Click the Open tab to view all open questions
  • Click Dismiss if you don't want to answer the question. The question will be moved to the Dismissed tab
  • If you decide to answer a dismissed question, go to the Dismissed tab and click Reopen
  • Note: The Dismissed tab may only be seen by the speakers and admins

Delete a Question

  • Click the Open tab to view all open questions
  • Click Delete to delete the question
  • Note: Only unanswered questions can be deleted and may only be deleted by the person who posted the question

Download the Q&A

  • Go to Analytics in your admin console
  • Click Sessions
  • Select the session
  • Click Q&A
  • Scroll down and click Download Q&A

Submit a Question in Advance in the Analytics Page

  • Go to Analytics in your admin console
  • Click Sessions
  • Select the session
  • Click Q&A
  • Scroll down, type in the question and click Submit

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