Pattern completeness Incomplete *
PATTERN Category
summary choose various methods adapted to the goal you want to reach.
Argumentation Design thinking, Agile methodologies, Art of hosting, Improv theather, Popular education there are several powerful approaches that co-exist [ref] . In most of these practices,a facilitator leads a group towards some goal by way of a structured activity. Because they provide a framework with a common set of explicit rules, these methods can help organizations solve complex problems through collaborative play [ref gamestorming].
Being clear about the outcomes (whether it is building trust, aligning around a common vision of a problem, clarifying goals, generating new ideas, …) it is possible to choose or adapt specific methods to reach these outcomes.
By combining several sequences feeding from each other it is possible to build very sophisticated collective intelligence/co-creative space. The methods can be used combined in the same SEQUENCE or successively (STRING OF SEQUENCES).
  • Gray, D., Brown, S., Macanufo, J. (2010). Gamestorming, A Playbook for Innovators, Rulebreakers, and Changemakers.
  • Ricaud, L. and Lacayrouze, M. 2018 Faire Ensemble, 60 cartes pour réinventer vos réunions. Card deck.
Linked patterns (Larger or smaller patterns) MEETING FRAMEWORK