Grid Positions: transversal
Trust ranking: *****
Up linksFor a wider overview of facilitation methodologies for groups and meetings check also Art of Hosting. You can consider also Open Space Technology and in case the meeting presents conflicts amongst participants be aware of the possibility to use Non Violent Communication or Restorative Circle
Drawing on seven integrated design principles, the World Café methodology is a simple, effective, and flexible format for hosting large group dialogue.
Description of the problem
Traditional large groups meetings are often boring and see very different levels of participation of the people present. This often prevents to discuss questions that really matter, to connect diverse perspectives, to share knowledge, etc. As a result we very often meet at a very low quality level and we obtain very low quality results.