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Here are some instructions for how to filter aoh list mails into on folder in your email programs. We are not covering all, but are slowly collecting an pool of instructions for different programs.Continue

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April 2, 2019 at 10am to April 30, 2019 at 12pm
Online realtime Course 4 Sessions - 2nd April - 30th How do we build capacity to be with conflict in creative and generative ways, with kindness and courage at the center?How can we be and work with the intensity and creative potential of complexity, confusion, and difference?What are we learning about working in the liminal space between conflict and collaboration?Conflict like fire can burn, illuminate or transform, depending on HOW we handle it. In this course we  explore how to lean in to…See More
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GROUNDWORK:  The art of preparing the field for collaboration that matters HOW DO WE CREATE THE CONDITIONS FOR GENERATIVE COLLABORATION? HOW DO WE SUPPORT INDIVIDUALS AND TEAMS TO ORGANISE AND DO THEIR BEST WORK TOGETHER?Visual by Bravespace Groundwork is both a personal and collective practice for strengthening collaboration which…See More
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Leaning in to Conflict Online Course at Online

October 17, 2018 at 10am to November 14, 2018 at 12pm
Leaning in to Conflict - Online Course from Beehive Productions on Vimeo.Dealing with conflict in a healthy way that generates energy and creativity is one of the skills that is needed more than ever these days and can help us in any work we are doing, from our personal life, to teamwork to large scale collaboration. We have put together this course inviting you if you feel…See More
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How did you learn about Art of Hosting (please add the date and place) and what attracted you to it?
I attended my first training in 2006 in denmark hosted by Toke, Monica, Sven Ole and Charlotte Mannsted. Since then I have participated in a range of trainings and started to organize, convene and host trainings in Berlin, Hazelwood, UK, Karlskrona SE and Århus, Denmark
Tell us about your experience with Art of Hosting as part of your life and work. What would you say your competence in it is? (new, starting practitioner, experienced practitioner, steward)
I see myself as a practioner of the art of hosting and harvesting conversations that matter.
What is the primary field/topic/focus in your hosting work?
How to create meaningful and powerful coversations.
How can harvesting help leverage the power and impact of our conversations.
Theory U and the creative process - especially in nature.
Where do you live/work?
Bogota, Colombia
Are there interests/passions that you'd like to share?
Intuition, creativity, collective intelligence, the transforming power of nature and engaging in and hosting meaningful conversations.
Two guiding phrases these days are:
Listen to the Silence and See the Invisible
I want to connect to our sense of being indigenous to place and to the inherent knowledge that we all hold about how to be in conversation.

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At 6:02am on November 10, 2016, Heather Anne said…

Hi Rowan

Good luck on 15th - I can't attend this time (wrong place - wrong time)....


At 11:01am on November 18, 2015, Holger Hieronimi said…

Hello Rowan - thanks for your message - we just had a two day intro-workshop in AoH, here at our farm, facilitated by Jennifer from Colombia; myself I couln¡t partipate really, since I was very sick, but Marina, Esther & Tamara, neighbours from Erongaricuaro, did, I¡m reading now the manual; 

I have been in touch with some of the AoH Tools through Transisison Movement, and the model of the Pro-Action Café you helped us facilitade during the PC Fundamentals Course in Aleafeliz in January 2012, has been reproduced quite a few times since then in different PC Courses; we´re definitely haby with these tools, bus have to learn how to manage them; 

right now I¡m investigating on were to learn more, if there are gropus in Mexico (seems not here at least) - planning to get back to Colombia in June/ July 2016, hopefully...

muchos saludos a ti y a Zulma, abrazo...

At 6:36am on March 23, 2014, Viola Tschendel said…

Hi Rowan, thank you so much for your welcome. I am so happy that you called AoH Karlskrona 2014 and that AoH called me into this community :) Have a great next week and see you soon, hugs, Viola

At 1:32pm on June 12, 2013, Claudia Paz Raffo Mnedoza said…

Hello Rowan, thank yuo so much for your warm welcome. I am totally inspired by the AoH we just hosted in Chile. Great conversations!!

I'm eager to connect with everyone here and keep talking.



At 10:13pm on August 8, 2012, Madelyn James said…

I did not plan to have two profiles and if you can please delete the most recent profile.

Thank you,


At 11:50am on February 28, 2012, MARIA JOSE OLMOS said…

Hola familia!!!! que bonita experiencia y que bellos aprendizajes...infinitas gracias.

Les dejo un poquito de lo que me mueve...

At 10:22pm on February 27, 2012, María José Galeano Galván said…

Muchas Gracias Rowan!!! Un abrazo enorme cargado de mucha energía!!!! :D

At 9:53pm on February 27, 2012, Jenny M. Melo said…

Muchas gracias Rowan.  Un gran gusto haberte conocido. Muy feliz de hacer parte de esta vibrante comunidad.

At 6:36am on February 6, 2012, Maria Steffensen said…
Great work with this site! I am wondering whether it was possible to syncronize this site with Linkedin? Y.c. Maria 
At 5:51pm on December 7, 2011, Lama Juma said…

Hi Rowan, hope you are your family are doing well.

I got the impression that you are in the group hosting this site right? I'm thinking to make an AoH page on facebook that is global where events, invitation etc can be posted. There are a lot of local groups, but no shared page for AoH in general. If you and others wants to be admins on the site, just get a hold of me :) I'm on facebook quite a lot because I am behind a couple of sites, so it would be easy for me to share relevant AoH news through FB too.

Hugs to you, Lama 


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