In the live chat, you will be able to read the questions, see how many likes a question has gotten, mark questions that you think would be appropriate to be asked during the live Q&A with stars and answer questions in writing.
The following script is to provide you with a general idea of how the session will run and what information the moderator is expected to provide at each stage of the session. Please feel free to modify and personalise the text as you see fit.
Please also ensure to have the session information, including the session title, the presenters’ names, and the presentation titles, marked down in advance as ESR Connect should not be open during the live session. In the Programme, click on your session to see all the relevant details.
Hello and welcome everyone to our session today entitled “[Session title].” We have a very interesting session for you all and are fortunate enough to be joined by [List the names of the speakers].
After the presentations, we will finish the session with a live Q&A with all the speakers. As such, I strongly encourage all of you watching to ask your questions in the chat box below this video. Some of these questions will be answered throughout the presentations, and the most interesting queries will be addressed during the live Q&A.
It is my pleasure to now commence this session by handing over to [Speaker 1] with their presentation entitled “[Presentation title 1].”
>> RECORDED PRESENTATION #1 <<
Thank you very much, [Speaker 1], for that very interesting and educational presentation. Thank you also to everyone who has been submitting questions. Please keep the questions coming as we will address as many as we can in the live Q&A.
Next, it is my pleasure to now introduce [Speaker 2] with the presentation “[Presentation title 2].”
>> RECORDED PRESENTATION #2 <<
Thank you very much [Speaker 2] for that very interesting and educational presentation. Thank you also to everyone who has been submitting questions. Please keep the questions coming as we will address as many as we can in the live Q&A.
Next, it is my pleasure to now introduce [Speaker 3] with the presentation “[Presentation title 3].”
>> RECORDED PRESENTATION #3 <<
Thank you [Speaker 3] for another very interesting and educational presentation. And thank you to everyone who asked a question in the chat during the presentations. We have gathered your questions and it is now my pleasure to put them to our speakers today. So, let me begin with this question…
(*It is the moderator's role to select the questions and decide which ones will be posed to the group).