Successfully reported this slideshow.
We use your LinkedIn profile and activity data to personalize ads and to show you more relevant ads. You can change your ad preferences anytime.

The World Cafe

11,834 views

Published on

The World Café is a whole group interaction method focused on conversations. A Café Conversation is a creative process for leading collaborative dialogue, sharing knowledge and creating possibilities for action in groups of all sizes.

Published in: Technology

The World Cafe

  1. 1. Conversationsthat matter…..
  2. 2. Purpose Opportunity to meet people http://www.flickr.com/photos/fazen/9079179/Collaborative dialogue Connect diverse perspectives http://www.flickr.com/photos/eglantine/150325548/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/chrisjfry/323461344/
  3. 3. WhyWorld Café
  4. 4. World Café at a Glance…• Three (3) progressive rounds of conversation with each round addressing one question.• At the end of each round, participants are invited to move to a different table• New question discussed while linking and connecting ideas with previous conversation rounds. Flipchart sheets provided to create a visual memory of the conversation
  5. 5. Be creative!
  6. 6. A picture speaks athousand words!
  7. 7. World Café : Ground rules! ROAR• Relevance• Open-mindness• Acceptance• Respect Collectiveness, Visualization, Informality
  8. 8. One more thing…Before getting started, each group will need toidentify a table host (not facilitator) who remains atthe table during the 3 conversation rounds to: •welcome newcomers •share the main ideas, themes and questions •encourage guests to link and connect ideas (USING THE FLIPCHART SHEET) http://www.flickr.com/photos/flickflackclack/1663577752/
  9. 9. World Café – Interaction 1 Question for interation 1 10 MINUTES
  10. 10. World Café – Interaction 2Question for Interaction 2 - builds on the first question/discussion. 8 MINUTES
  11. 11. World Café – Interaction 3Question for Interaction 3 – builds on the previous two questions/ interactions 6 MINUTES
  12. 12. Conversations that matter….. Gerard Sylvester gerard.sylvester@fao.orgphotos/images used in this presentation are copyrighted by the respective owners. Please check before using it for commercial purposes

×