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Conference Icebreakers

Make your opening remarks, speaker intros or closing sessions fun! Use an icebreaker poll to cheer people up, a more serious poll to discover the participants’ expectations to fine-tune the content or a concluding polls to reveal the main lessons your participants learned.

Conference Icebreakers

How can you do this?

  1. Introduce Slido, tell people to go to and enter the event code
  2. Activate the poll
  3. Introduce the poll question and the options
  4. Invite the audience to send their votes
  5. Comment on the poll results


  • Follow the vote count in the top right corner and repeatedly invite people to join the voting to hit the number you want.

Poll Questions:


  • On a scale of 1-10, how do you rate the past month?

Open text:

  • Using one word, what do you expect to get out of this event?
  • What are two or three main insights you would like to take away from today?

Multiple choice:

  • If age is only a state of mind, which category best describes YOUR state of mind right now?
    a) Cheeky child b) Tormented teenager c) Mad mid-lifer d) Groovy grandparent

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