How to Create an Open End Question (for Q&A)
[Feature no longer offered by Convene, however you may still use this service with your own paid subscription]
Step 1: Log into PollEverywhere.com
Click on POLLS
Step 2: Click on CREATE POLL
Step 3: Start Typing the Question
Then, select "Open Ended"
Step 3: Click "Created" (bottom right corner)
Step 4: Add the Speaker URL (as "username" in settings") to the POLL field on a Session in Convene Admin
This polling type is great because the audience can 1) submit questions and 2) up-vote other questions. The most popular questions rise to the top for the moderator to select and ask panelists. More info here.