Thursday 12 and Friday 13 September. Venue – Abbotsford Convent

Cracking (adj): to break open, to be funny, to imbue with a jolt of energy.

The world needs more cracking facilitators!

This year FODW, AFN and IAF are combining to run a two-day facilitation experience showcasing a range of cracking facilitation offers that will build on the following themes:

great e.g. that was a cracking session

cracking-into e.g. breaking into facilitation 

cracking-open e.g. conundrums and wicked problems

crack up, funny. Humour is welcome!

cracking e.g. thunder-crack (volatility)

Grab this opportunity to build connections and contribute. In the spirit of reciprocity, this professional development event offers fantastic peer support and opportunities for experienced and emerging facilitators.

Cracking Facilitation Gathering 2024 will comprise:

Day 1 – 9am – 4pm Twelve facilitation offerings to help you experience and crack open different facilitation processes and practices

PM – Social gathering – reconnect and build connections at this attendee only event. Food, drinks and fun are all on the menu!

Day 2 – 9am – till close – Join us as we take a deeper dive and follow the Open Space principles of whoever comes are the right people. Day 2 offers participants a cracking opportunity to explore the themes arising from Day 1, and ponderings you may be seeking to crack open with the input, wisdom and energy of others in the room.

All for low price of $330! One great venue Abbotsford Convent. Save the date. Registrations open late June 2024.

In the meantime, we need your help to build our program. Expressions of interest are now being called for twelve cracking Day 1 facilitation offers.

Are you an experienced or emerging facilitator looking to showcase your cracking ideas with the facilitation community? We want to hear from you now! EOI closes 28 June.

Your EOI needs to honour the FODW tradition of experiential and engaging facilitation. Find out more https://onedaywonder.org.au/session-faciltators-guide/

And register your interest by completing the following form https://form.jotform.com/241428497546871