Welcome to the Unconference Realm.
This is a companion page to the Open Space realm. Open Space is one of the most established methods of unconferencing, but unconferencing includes a lot more than a single methods. Here you’ll find a growing set of resources on unconferencing – articles, approaches, stories and services.
What is an unconference? – My definition and a few others
Examples of Unconferences – From my own practice and from around the web
Are you ready for an unconference? – My checklist to help you to decide
Unconferencing links and resources – A growing page of links to guides, tips, articles and viewpoints on unconferencing
Articles and Viewpoints
Creating your own unconference – a viewpoint on staying open and flexible
Unconference Quotes – quotes from unconference practitioners that capture its essence
The Real Role of Flip Charts in Unconferences – How flip charts and white paper can be a useful tool for self-organised conversation
What happens when you bring a conference mindset to an unconference? – An article I recently wrote about how a traditional conference mindset can sabotage an unconference
Do you need a facilitator for your unconference? I can help.
I’ll be adding more to this resource page over time. Feedback most welcome.