How to Moderate Talks, Panels, Meetings, More (Virtual and Beyond!)

Matt Abrahams. Audio. 1 hour 2 minutes. a16z Podcast.


This podcast episode explains how to moderate discussions and present at meetings in online environments.


translating physical presence online; managing communication online; pre-work and preparation to facilitate and moderate conversations

Recommended Audience

anyone facilitating online interactions such as meetings, interviews, panel discussions, small groups, etc.



Practical Applications

  • Learn how to present online events well.
  • Gain best practices for leading online interactions involving groups of people.

About the Contributor

Matt Burke

Matt Burke is the director of the Northeast Center for Congregations in Fort Wayne and serves as the Center’s Education Director statewide. Matt has a background in classroom, digital and experiential education and most recently served as the associate director of Learning Science at Kaplan Test Prep. He is passionate about using education to develop deeper faith in congregational participants.

Matt earned a B.A. in Religion from Mount Vernon Nazarene University and a Masters of Divinity degree from Asbury Theological Seminary. He enjoys spending time with his wife, Kelly, and his two sons, Silas and Levi. Matt also loves storytelling in films, books and music and finding the intersections of faith and popular culture.

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