Symposium information
for presenters

Processwork Online
Global Symposium

inspire.
Learn.
Celebrate.

Dates

May 2 - May 3, 2020

Saturday & Sunday

Schedule

4 Panel Discussions

symposium summary

Inpire.learn.celebrate is An Exploration of Processwork around the world in different cultural and professional contexts

Our dream is to connect people who use Processwork worldwide with individuals, groups and organizations. We will showcase how Processwork is used in different cultures, contexts and combined with other methods.

Welcome & Thank you!!

Thank you for participating on a panel!

Here is what we need from you:

  1. A picture of you
  2. A short bio
  3. Links to your website/ social media/ project links to showcase

*Send to: marayakarena@gmail.com as soon as possible*

In your short bio, or separately in the email to us, please include

  • What year you first learned processwork.
  • Whether you work primarily with individuals, organizations or other.
  • Two words to describe your style as a facilitator.

Panel Details

Panel Logistics

There will be 4 panels of 3-4 presenters each.

  • Each panel will be 2 hours long.
  • All panels will be moderated by Maraya Karena, Catharine Macdonald or Julián Jaramillo.
  • All panels will happen over zoom.

Panel Structure & Agenda

How are the panels organized?

Here is the outlined schedule for each 2 hour panel

  • Welcoming & Introductions: 15 minutes

  • Panelists present for 10 -15 minutes each: 45 minutes total

  • Moderator asks panelists pre-submitted questions: 20 minutes

  • Moderator facilitates lives questions from the audience: 20 minutes

  • Thanks & Close: 5 minutes

Want more details?

Here’s a more thorough version:

  • Moderators will introduce the event, themselves and panelists.
  • The moderator will then lead people through a short innerwork to connect in a dreaming- or feeling-space, and invite people to join in to say hello all together. 15 minutes.
  • The moderator will introduce the panelists to present one at a time.
  • That panelist (YOU) will share about the work you do, how you adapt the Processwork you learned to fit your cultural and professional context, anything else that you want to present about and/ or what excited you these days about the growing edges of your work and research. 10 – 15 minutes each.

Please prepare to speak for 10 - 15 minutes

  • Once all the presenters have spoken, 30 – 45 minutes.
  • The moderator will ask panelists to answer pre-submitted questions from participants for 20 minutes.
  • Then the moderator will open it up to live questions from the audience for 20 minutes.
  • We will end on time.
  • *Note that he moderator may encourage conversation between panelists as well as answering questions.

Panelist Questions

What should I speak about for
10 -15 minutes?

What is interesting or relevant to present?

The symposium is to learn about how processwork is used in different contexts and cultures around the world, celebrating the people using processwork, and inspire all of us to use the unique skills and tools that processwork offers. Your presentations can:
 

INSPIRE

  • Share stories of your work in the field.
  • How you apply PW in your specific cultural or professional context.
  • Significant moments, successes, challenges you’ve overcome.

LEARN

  • How you’ve tailored PW to fit your use cases or combined it with other modalities.
  • New learnings and areas of current research, growing edges of your practice and application.
  • How you introduce PW to those who are not familiar.

CELEBRATE

  • How your application, practice and understanding of PW has  evolved.
  • Personal stories of how PW has influenced your life journey.
  • What you see as the future of PW personally and collectively.

What kind of questions might participants ask?

Here are some sample questions

  • What tool or concept in processwork do you use the most?
  • Which tool or concept is the easiest to teach or use professionally?
  • What methodologies/theories or tools do you also use in your work?
  • How do other methodologies or approaches fit with processwork?
  • What do you see in the future of processwork?
  • How do you see processwork changing or growing?

Dates, Times & co-Panelists

*Dates & Times are fixed.

Co-panelist line-up may shift.

meet the panelists

Saturday, May 2

Panel #1

7am- 9am
pacific

use Portland, Oregon, USA for time zone reference

Shakil Choudry

Annuradha Deb

Vanessa Reid

meet the panelists

Saturday, May 2

Panel #2

11am- 1 pm
pacific

use Portland, Oregon, USA for time zone reference

Aleksandr Peikrishvili

Ana Rhodes

Emetchi

meet the panelists

Saturday, May 2

Panel #3

6pm - 8pm
pacific

use Portland, Oregon, USA for time zone reference

Hiroshi Fujihira

Rho Sandberg

Ala' Hammattah

Zed Xaba

meet the panelists

Sunday, May 3

Panel #4

6pm - 8pm
pacific

use Portland, Oregon, USA for time zone reference

Anne Murphy

Hellene Gronda

Vicki Hendricks

Lety Mendoza

THANK YOU SOOOOOO MUCH!

We deeply appreciate that you are
taking time out of your weekend to
Inspire.Learn.Celebrate.
processwork with us

Frequently Asked Questions

That is up to you. If you would like to reach out to your co-panelists, that is a personal choice. 

We will be coming up with a topic structure that encompasses all of your work based on the bios you send us. We will also be sure to moderate and encourage conversation between panelists during the time of the panel.

Welcoming & Introductions: 15 minutes

Panelists present for 10 -15 minutes each: 45 minutes

Moderator asks panelists pre-submitted questions: 20 minutes

Moderator facilitates lives questions from the audience: 20 minutes

Thanks & Close: 5 minutes

We will send them the zoom link when they register. 

We will also have the videos recordings or clips available on our site for public viewing.

Very much! Thank you!

We love you, and deeply appreciate that you are taking time out of your weekend to talk about processwork, share how you use it, it’s impact on your life, and your dream for the future of PW. Unlike training courses and workshops, this will be an exploration and celebration of processwork as a paradigm. We hope to encourage its use, and connect as a global community. 

Here is the link for the Symposium: 

https://zoom.us/j/480543897

Yes! You are welcome to use video, audio and visuals for your own use, whether commercial or not. Contact us to get access to the files.

If you want to use the link to the entire panel discussion, please link to  the recording on Processworkonline.com

Yes! Feel free to send general questions or questions to a specific person or panel to either Cathy or Maraya.

Please ask! Or if you have another need, please let us know. 

You can write your questions to:

cathymacdonald@mac.com

More Questions?
let's talk!

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