Theme: Reflecting Strengths into the World
Date: Thursday 9 July
|Experience Based Research Papers|
7:30 am - 8:30 am
|BEING AI in ARTS CENTRE THEATRE|
Again convened by Sophie Vrolijk, this session will bring us together to share and learn from one another how we experience and foster the essence of Appreciative Inquiry in our lives. Don't miss this final opportunity at the conference to immerse yourself in the power and joy of "Being AI".
Offer a favourite method you'd like to share in one of these morning sessions.
9:00 am - 10:30 am
|PLENARY: INTEGRATIVE WISDOM CIRCLE in ARTS CENTRE THEATRE|
Moving into the third and final day of Appreciative Conferencing, our focus becomes larger and wider. Today we will be exploring together how we work to reflect our strengths into the wider community to make a diffrence in the world, and how we can co-create more 'positive institutions' that exemplify humanity's highest aspirations for a thriving future. We will hear from several presenters:
Johann Roux will share a story about the transformation AI has produced in a South African mining context.
10:30 am - 11:00 am
|NETWORKING BREAK in LARTS CENTRE THEATRE FOYER|
11:00 am - 12:30 pm
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
|LUNCH in LIBRARY LEVEL 6 AUDITORIUM|
1:30 pm - 3:00 pm
|UNITED STATES||Creating a Path Forward for Inclusive Communities Through Appreciative Inquiry||Library Tutor Venue 1|
|SOUTH AFRICA||Full Sense Design Thinking Workshop||Library Research Commons 1|
|UNITED STATES||Global 'FLOURISH' Prizes for Business as an Agent of World Benefit||Library Research Commons 2|
|INDIA||Blossoming Lives: A Worker Empowerment Story||Arts Centre Theatre|
|Nicki Spies||SOUTH AFRICA||Appreciative curiosity as vehicle to new intra and inter gender relations||Arts Centre Theatre|
Pranav S Ramanathan
|Mindless Journey to Creating the Future||Council Chamber|
|UNITED KINGDOM||Organisational development, Appreciative Inquiry and the development of Psychologically Informed Environments (PIEs)||Council Chamber|
3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
|PLENARY in ARTS CENTRE THEATRE AND NETWORKING BREAK|
|A conversation with Ken Gergen (via Skype) in the Arts Centre Theatre and the opportunity for a networking break before the 4:30pm sessions|
4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
|SPECIAL SESSION ABOUT THE NEXT WAIC in ARTS CENTRE THEATRE|
|A special session in the Arts Centre Theatre about the next WAIC.
Please join us at the beginning of our planning journey for the next global AI gathering!
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm
6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
|BREAK: NO FORMAL ARRANGEMENTS|
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
|CULTURAL EVENING at MOYO MELROSE ARCH|
An opportunity to share a communal meal and convivial conversation with your fellow conference participants in a local restaurant.