This person’s role is to take on any tasks related to technically running an event so that the speaker or facilitator/moderator is free to focus on content and conversation. They assist with tasks such as creating and managing breakout rooms and monitoring the chat, as well as ensuring links to relevant content are shared and accessible to participants (e.g., a virtual notes doc).
See also: Technical facilitator
Citation: Center for Scientific Collaboration and Community Engagement. (2022) CSCCE Glossary: Virtual Events. Pratt, Woodley, Ainsworth, Carter, Crall, Elkins, Gauthier, Ihle, Kornahrens, Martinic, Santistevan, Shaikh, Sidik, and Wyatt doi: 10.5281/zenodo.6608609