Posted: 04 May 2016 01:29 PM PDT
Any skilled presenter knows that an interactive presentation is often an effective presentation. Starting today, you can better engage your audience by allowing them to submit questions and vote on them during Google Slides presentations.
To see the feature in action, check out this video in which Google Science Fair winner Shree Bose fields questions from a group of 200 middle school students.
A few things to note:
For more information on how to accept, submit, and view audience questions in Google Slides, check out the Help Center.
Bonus! Allowing your audience to ask questions isn’t the only way we’re improving the presentation experience on Slides today. We’re also making the following possible:
Launching to both Rapid release and Scheduled release:
Launching to Rapid release, with Scheduled release coming :
Gradual rollout (potentially longer than 3 days for feature visibility)
All end users
Change management suggested/FYI
Help Center: Ask and present audience questions
Help Center: Present slides
Google for Work Blog: Talk with your audience — not at them — with Slides Q&A