Art of Hosting Trainings
Here is a listing of upcoming Art of Hosting trainings worldwide – mostly 3-day events where you are immersed in and learn about the basics of Art of Hosting. Some of these trainings have a specific focus on top of the general training, mostly mentioned in the calling question.
There might be other events mentioned in this list, but they will all have entry-level quality (so no previous experience required) and will rely heavily on the Art of Hosting DNA for its design.
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28 August - 2 September 2018, Ehrenhausen, Austria
Circle and applications - Training and Gathering
What makes circle dialogues so powerful, in many applications and contexts?
A few topics for our Circle practice exploration
Circle between mechanics and mystery: how to create a space for people to transition from a ‘usual meeting’ into deep listening to themselves, each other and to the collective wisdom in the center (creating container, center, talking pieces, role of guardian …)
When and how to call a circle: clarity of purpose and form for powerful invitation
How to create a safe and engaging place in which implicit diversity can be unearthed, acknowledged, and transcended into collective next-stage wisdom
How to collectively listen to the emerging wholeness
Various forms of circle and when to use which:
- Strategic and generative council/circle
- Basic circle
- Web circle
- Fishbowl and spiral circle
- Silent circle
Weaving small circles for greater impact: circle as base of participatory processes (World Café, Open Space ..)
Energetics of circle practice
Ways of harvesting meaningful circle conversations
Who is this training for:
Hosts, facilitators of collaborative processes
Leaders of all levels
Leadership and OD professionals (consultants, trainers, coaches)
People who want to engage with others from a place of inner power and authenticity.
Applications we (can) look into:
Circle has for millennia stood as a symbol of meeting together as humans: gathering around the fire to talk about what really matters. In many European traditions, village councils were held in circle form, to collectively address the challenges and possibilities that future brings.
In the last decades, several approaches have been re-viving this ancient way of co-creating the future, such as as well as other methods that combine a variety of small circle forms linked to the collective large-group conversation: Collective Story Harvest and others.
Circle-based organizational development approaches include
All those applications can be explored here. Bring your own case!
Hosted by:Marjeta Novak Lena Maria Jacobsson Rainer v. Leoprechting
Fees in a range from 400 - 900 € per person. Early birds open until 15 January and 15 March. See all details at: http://obenaus.circlehosting.org/registration/