Upcoming Workshops And Events
Learning Exchange Network - 1st London Meeting
Blacks club, soho, london, 12th June 5:30pm - 7:30pm, £25
Sarah Lewis will be hosting a regular series of meet ups at her London club, Blacks, to allow positive psychology professionals to experience a group session in a relaxed atmosphere and to catch up and network. This is the first of these events (which will be held every 3 months) and will be held on the 12th of June from 5:30 to 7:30pm.
If you can't come to this iteration please sign up to the mailing list to be informed of the next event.
European Appreciative Inquiry Meeting
greenwich, london, 19th (3pm) - 21st (4pm) october, price tbc, venue tbc
Appreciating Change, along with David Shaked, Anne Radford, Terri McNerney, Lesley Moore, Nick Moore, Steve Loraine, Ann Shacklady-Smith and Julie Barnes, is hosting the next European Appreciative Inquiry Network meeting in October in our hometown, Greenwich. Inspired by by the area's mix of historical buildings, revived industrial areas and the river the theme for this get together is Regeneration, Flow and Inspiration. For more info please visit the networks website and click on the tab 'Greenwich 2016'. To be added to the mailing list for this event please click here.
Using Positive Leadership To Create Positive Organisations
Auckland, New Zealand, Auckland University Of Technology, 14th November, 10am - 2pm - NZ$225 (inclusive price, Early Bird Rate)
Pulling on research into successful, flourishing organizations, and the evidence base of positive psychology, and the practice of Appreciative Inquiry, this compact workshop will explain the characteristics of positive and flourishing organizations, the distinctive features of positive leadership and the business case argument for ‘abundance’ leadership. In addition, during the workshop we will actively explore how to apply the principles of positive psychology at work using a case-study based game. For more info click here.
Flourishing @ Work with The Positivity Institute
Breakfast meeting, Sydney, australia, 16th November, 7:30am-8:30am, $125 (incl. GST), The Masonic Club, Castlereigh Boutique Hotel
This hour’s presentation is part of a breakfast hosted by Dr. Suzy Green, and will explain what flourishing at work means and show you how my ‘From Strength To Strength’ model of bringing strengths based working into your whole organisation will create a flourishing culture. For more info click here
How To Do Appreciative Inquiry with The Langley Group
All day masterclass, sydney, australia, 9am-5pm, 17th November, $995 + GST, venue TBC
I am collaborating with our close partners, The Langley Group, to present this masterclass introducing AI ways of working and the benefits they bring. It will be a highly interactive and participatory event and I’m delighted to be collaborating with Sue Langley herself again! For more info click here
How To Do Appreciative Inquiry with The Langley Group
All day masterclass, melbourne, australia, 9am-5pm, 22nd November, $995 + GST, venue TBC
I am collaborating with our close partners, The Langley Group, to present this masterclass introducing AI ways of working and the benefits they bring. This will be a highly interactive and participatory event and I’m delighted to be collaborating with Sue Langley herself again! For more info click here
Using Appreciative Inquiry To Create Change And Enhance Performance, in partnership with The Training Consortium
Afternoon workshop, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia, Cradle Room, Tailrace Centre, 1 Waterfront Drive, Riverside: 1pm-4:30pm, 24th November
Morning workshop, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia, Wombat Room, CCAMLR, 181 Macquarie Street: 9am-12:30pm, 25th November
$275 for TTC members, $343.75 for non-members (both incl. GST)
The Training Consortium is a local government initiative to bring high quality, cost effective learning opportunities to the people and businesses of Tasmania, so they’ve teamed up with me to introduce AI to those not familiar with it in the local business community. I love the island from my last visit and am especially looking forward to my return trip! For more info on both events click here
Introduction To Appreciative Inquiry with The Society Of Professional Social Workers
Perth, Australia, 9am - 4:30pm, 6th December, venue and prices TBC
I'm delighted to have been invited by the society to run a workshop to introduce people to the benefits of the AI approach in teams, organisations and individuals, and to be coming back to Western Australia! There is limited space for this event so if you are interested in attending or being kept informed of developments please contact Barbara Meddin
Appreciative Inquiry For Project Teams with the Australian Institute Of Project Managers
Breakfast meeting, perth, australia, 7:30am-8:30am, 7th December. members $85, non-members $135, The Matilda Bay Restaurant
I’m very pleased to have been invited to run this breakfast meeting for the AIPM (open to non-members) at this lovely venue on Matilda Bay in Perth.
The meeting will be focused on how Appreciative Inquiry can be used to enhance project management methodology on small or large projects. It can be the key methodology for change, or it can work in harmony with more traditional project management approaches. For more info see their website