Tag Archives: Facilitation

Facilitating Chicago Bioneers

For the 2012 Great Lakes Bioneers event in Chicago, we provided part of the facilitation team for an open space. We worked with local facilitator Gretchen Neve. Chicago Bioneers is an affiliate of a longstanding conference, Bioneers based out of … Continue reading

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Open Space on Open Space (and other methods)

This weekend I am at an Open Space on Open Space. I was part of the convening/hosting team along with Heidi Nobantu Saul, Lisa Heft and Jeff Atkin. The goal of the event is talk about Open Space with other … Continue reading

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Making Transparancy Camp Better

After attending the Community Leadership Summit (CLS), Danese Cooper suggested that I begin writing reviews of conferences that I attend. I have facilitated almost 100 unconferences and since I attended my first conference Siggraph ‘97, I have attended about 300 … Continue reading

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Facilitating unconference agenda creation Step-by-Step

There are many steps to creating a great unconference or camp. Many happen before getting to this step, but once you have 50-300 people in a room, what do you do to support people creating a whole day or multi-day … Continue reading

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