How did you learn about Art of Hosting (please add the date and place) and what attracted you to it?
I participated in the AoPL seminar in April 2013 and since then have been trying to bring these methods into my work environment at the Council.
Bringing people together to join their experiences and knowledge together for a greater result is one of the most fascinating processes that I know.
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)
In a previous position I have done research and have been advising on designing participatory processes in policital decision-makign with the European Institute for Public Participation.
In my current position at the EU Council I try to open up processes to make them more participatory
What is the primary field/topic/focus in your hosting work?
Currently: information management and transparency
Hello, Simon, and welcome to the Art of Hosting community! Glad to see you here. Post a photo when you can so we can really "see" you here. Then join in with all the conversations. You'll find plenty of resources here, too, to help you deepen your practice. And the more you add to your profile, the more the community can learn from you and share with you. We hope you will find value in exchanging in this virtual community!