Facilitation Lab: Susan Pelczynski
Digital Trace Paper: Envisioning the Future of Space
Each week we rotate between highlighting facilitators sharing activities with tips and tricks, facilitation practice where you can get hands-on with tools for better meetings, and deep-dive skill-building workshops.
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What to expect
What to Expect
We offer opportunities for facilitators to gather in a safe judgement-free zone to learn from experts and one another. Our community offers many levels of engagement and exclusive resources for facilitators, whether you are a beginner or a Master Facilitator. Our weekly Facilitation Lab makes up 5 key segments: impromptu networking, our guest facilitator session activity, community critique, a weekly giveaway, & After Hours. Come & network with facilitators from around the globe and expand your facilitator toolbelt from each Lab experience!
What You'll Learn
Attendees will be invited to the Mural Platform as a visitor, so no special capabilities are required. For facilitators, design thinkers, interior architectural designers for commercial real estate, this will demonstrate how to set up your own digital trace paper session with your client, MEP or other vendor partners to have a real-time conversation about workplace or project renovations and sketch ideas and solutions. This approach provides the ability for team members to attend virtually from multiple time zones and not have to be in-person for these conversations. In this interactive session, you'll be empowered participants to ask questions during the process and see how to set up a Mural facilitation session.
How You'll Learn
The workshop will be activity-based with facilitation simulations and collaborative sessions. You’ll recognize, practice, and design your workshops based on key learning experience design principles. We won’t just talk at you — you’ll learn through doing, work with other participants, and get feedback. There will be plenty of time for Q&A, so you can learn in real-time from a master facilitator with tons of experience running hundreds of workshops at some of the world’s largest institutions and enterprises.
Engage with everyone in the community during a quick round of introductions to network and begin our time together
Full Networking Session
Experience the opportunity to connect with other facilitators in the room to discuss key topics in facilitation and gain advice
Rose, Thorn, Bud Critique
Share your feedback as a community and offer expressions of your experience along with takeaways from our networking session.
Stay awhile & chat post-session about your experience in the Lab.
Who Should Attend
Team Managers & Leads
who want to learn more & benefit from the power of facilitation practice
who want to expand their facilitation skillset while gaining inspiration of new approaches
Experienced & New Facilitators
who want to level up their facilitation skills and enhance their facilitation tool belt
who want to gain feedback & uncover new resources with forward-thinking activities
Utilize Mural for inclusive conversations around re-imagining office space
Exporting your sketches to share with external partners
Sketching in Mural in real-time to convey proposed ideas
Inserting of floorplans and creating digital trace paper
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