Planning and Facilitating Collaborative Meetings

In a partnership with NOAA's Office for Coastal Management, we invite you to this exciting opportunity to learn from some of the best facilitators in the country!

When: October 24-25, 2017 (two day commitment, please plan accordingly!)

(note date changed from our original spring time frame)

Time: 9:00am - 5:00pm (both days)

Location (NEW LOCATION!): Texas A&M University - Corpus Christi, 6300 Ocean Dr, Corpus Christi, TX 78412 - Harte Research Institute Room 127

Please park in the Bayside Parking Garage - we will provide exit tickets at the workshop.  Click here to see the map of campus.

Learn to design meetings that enhance problem solving and minimize conflict.  Collaboration can be complicated, requiring  a systematic approach. This course provides the skills and tools to design and implement collaborative approaches. The skills will be useful even when attending, but not running, meetings.

Objectives:  After completing this course, you will be able to

•Determine if a collaborative process is appropriate
•Select people with the skill sets needed to fill each meeting role
•Learn and practice facilitation skills
•Use appropriate process tools and techniques to address the meeting objectives
•Manage conflict in meetings by understanding group dynamics
•Identify disruptive behaviors in group processes and practice strategies to deal with them

Workshop Resources:

Participant Agenda

Workshop Flyer




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