Introduction to Facilitating & Producing Participatory Virtual Events

Thu Feb 25, 10:00 - Thu Feb 25, 15:00

Event is online


Objectives of the course

This introductory course to Facilitating & Producing Participatory Virtual Events will help you to make the best use of virtual opportunities to engage with people, to explore issues creatively, and to reach decisions. We will consider some challenges when facilitating virtual processes, and share tips and tools to make the virtual experience engaging, participatory and productive. We focus on the roles of the facilitator and producer. The course is offered on Zoom but the principles, tools and techniques have wider use for other platforms.

What will it cover?

This short course will cover the four stages of any facilitation process and the key considerations for the virtual facilitator and producer along the arc of facilitation:

By the end of the short course, you will have:

An improved understanding of your role as facilitator / producer of virtual meetings/events

A range tools that can be used to optimize participation and engagement

Developed a repertoire of troubleshooting tips and practices