The Future Workshop: Democratic problem solving

Rene Victor Valqui Vidal

AbstractThe origins, principles and practice of a very popular method known as The Future Workshop are presented. The fundamental theory and principles of this method are presented in an introductory way. In addition, practical guidelines to carry out such a workshop are outlined and several types of applications are shortly described. The crucial importance of both the facilitation process and the use of creative tools in team work are enhanced.
KeywordsFuture workshop, problem solving, facilitation, social fantasy, creativity, group work
TypeTechnical report
PublisherInformatics and Mathematical Modelling, Technical University of Denmark, DTU
AddressRichard Petersens Plads, Building 321, DK-2800 Kgs. Lyngby
SeriesIMM-Technical report-2005-7
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IMM Group(s)Operations Research