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SFiO Unconference feedback

Annie Bordeleau, John Brooker & Marika Tammeaid SF in Large Scale Contexts Inspired by two articles, from Sofie Geisler[i] and Marika Tammeaid[ii], SFiO held its the first Unconference on the theme, “SF in Large Scale Contexts” on 6 & 7 December 2019 at the atmospheric Irish College in Leuven, Belgium, with much success on different levels. 30 people attended, some new to SFiO, holding 29 separate sessions on a diverse range of topics related to the theme.

Be an InterAction contributor

Annie Bordeleau, John Brooker, Carey Glass SFiO wants to share the knowledge, skills and experience of our contributors within the SFiO network and out to the wider organisational world. InterAction is one way to achieve that. We encourage you to put your ideas to the Editors for features you would like to see in InterAction. We are happy to make them happen or help you bring them to fruition.

Youth 2 Youth

Tara Gretton Introduced by Tara Gretton Terre des Hommes Switzerland is a development aid agency. The organisation supports the economic, political and social self-determination of people in developing countries. It works with local partner organisations in ten countries in Africa and Latin America and primarily supports young people. Where possible, they work together with local partner organisations. The focal points of the work are: Prevention of violence Education and income Health.

Empowering People for Successful Change?

Susanne Burgstaller Introduced by Alan Lyons Susanne has 30 years of experience in change consulting; however, she believes her last 20 years were the most productive ones, as she was using the Solution-Focused approach. Luckily for us, Susanne’s new mission is to teach what she has learned about making change impactful and fast. So sit back and prepare to propel through a well-honed and accessible array of tools and ideas to help empower people for successful change.

SOL Unconference 2024

You are very welcome to join us on 14-16 April if you wish to explore, in an "Open Space" format, how Solution Focus can facilitate conversations for sustainable change, we invite you to the beautiful and sustainable retreat centre "Land aan Zee" in the Netherlands.

SOL Unconference 2024

This is the meeting page for all practitioners who will be attening the Solution Focus conversations for sustainable change. We look forward to welcoming your at the beautiful and sustainable retreat centre "Land aan Zee" in the Netherlands.

SF Creative Silence Workshop

Inspired by stories of people getting together silently to read, write and think while learning, Anton Stellamans (Belgium) and Jonas Wells (Sweden) are offering spaces for engaging with the most important resource available to us – you and your resources.

The elegant art of noticing

On 25 October at 18:00 CET. Wim first presented this session at SOLWorld Vienna. The SFiO InterAction editors received so many positive reviews about this session we asked Wim to repeat it online. In this session you will learn to train your ‘noticing muscle’ to become even more skillful and resourceful in it. We’ll have dialogues, share stories, and explore a world of possibilities ... just by noticing.

Transformational Leadership Programmes - Shaping the future in the very moment

What if we coach without the idea of past and future, but only in the present moment? On September 19th, Annie Bordeleau and Monica Martin will guide you into a very different SF experiment.

Building Bridges for Change 2023

Join this wonderful event for young leaders from 12-17 September 2023! "Solution Focus Cooperation for Young Professionals with a Purpose. We’ve worked hard to put together an unforgettable week for you. Explore the site for all the information you need, and if you have any questions, let us know."