- Our conversation will be wholistic--engaging heart, mind, body, and spirit.
- We will use circle dialogue, a collaborative container, as the primary process for our coming together.
- Every voice will be heard and every perspective equally valued.
- Facilitators will guide the process; a graphic artist will illustrate our learnings.
Friday Evening: Opening Session
6 - 9 pm
--Gathering and welcome - Convening Team
--Our purpose in coming together
--Introductions: Who am I who has come? How are we interconnected?
Saturday: Me-You-We-All of us
8 am - 9:30 pm
--Principles for collaborating
--What are we yearning for?
--What makes collaborating a challenge?
--Unexplored assumptions about collaboration
--Enhancing collaborative outcomes through through cross-cultural understanding
--Special Evening Celebration: Singer - Songwriter Melanie DeMore
Sunday: Our Organizations- Extended Realites - Creating a Third Space Together
8 am- 9pm
--What might we accomplish together
--Grounding our learnings
Monday AM: Closing Session
--Reflections and learnings