CONNECT: Through Digital Facilitation
This 2 hour workshop, delivered via Zoom by Mortal Fools, explores effective digital facilitation. If youre currently facilitating meetings, discussions, presentations, events, panels, workshops or participatory sessions on digital platforms then this session is for you!
2020-21 has seen the rapid shift to all things digital with many having to pivot activities, events, meetings and engagements online. The speed of this shift, has meant that facilitators and organisers have often been focused on making it all happen the NEED to move the activity online, as opposed to thinking about what digital sessions could look like and to maximise the audience or participant experience.
This workshop is a space to learn how to do just that and is designed for people already engaging in digital facilitation, who want to take the next steps to improve or build on their digital facilitation skills. The session explores how to integrate effective people management, with compelling communication whilst utilising digital platform functionality for best effect. You will leave with an understanding of how to put your audience or participants needs at the heart of your digital engagement; supporting you to facilitate a positive, productive, collaborative, engaging, well-managed, high quality experience for all involved.
This is a skills-based workshop run by experienced participatory theatre practitioners and communication professionals with a wealth of Digital Facilitation experience we will not get into huge detail around platform functionality or technical. All participants will have access post session to high quality workshop notes and a closed FB group to ask any questions.
This workshop is ideal for:
People presenting online
People running/hosting/participating in online meetings
People delivering and facilitating online workshops
People using video/audio to deliver communication messages
People using their social media channels to engage with their audiences
This workshop covers:
Effective people centric facilitation online
Leading with confidence balancing managing people and digital functionality
Building trust through a screen
Maximising contributions of your participants
Using positive language and 2-ways signals
Balancing inclusivity with clear management
Small meetings vs large groups
£25 per participant - includes access to FB group post session and post session notes.
Online Access Information
You will receive an email from Mortal Fools 48hrs before this session with information and Zoom details.