A Lectern is a specialist stand used to support a book or script in a convenient position for a presenter to read from. Lecterns are commonly used in front of an audience and are often positioned on stage in front of a public speaker at conferences, seminars and lectures.
Lecterns also allow for microphones to be attached and enable the speaker to be clearly heard amongst their guests. Professional gooseneck lectern mics, designed to pick up the voice of a public speaker can be easily attached to such lecterns allowing whoever comes to the lectern to talk to be heard. This is often the best solution for award shows when winners receive