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SOLD OUT! Liberating Structures: Engaging & Unleashing Everyone

November 19, 2018 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

$20 – $30

SOLD OUT! Thanks for your support!

Date: Monday, November 19

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Conventional structures such as presentations, status reports and managed discussions tend to be over-controlling and stifle inclusion and engagement. Liberating Structures are a series of group processes designed to engage and include everyone in productively moving forward in a variety of contexts. In this workshop, you will get an introduction to what Liberating Structures are and experience a variety of these facilitation techniques specifically in the OD context.


  • Impromptu networking (rapidly share challenges and expectations, building new connections)
  • Troika Consulting (get practical and imaginative help from colleagues immediately)
  • Wise Crowds (tap the wisdom of the whole group in rapid cycles)

….and more!

Be prepared for some surprising results and serious fun!

Light catering and drinks will be provided.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn and experience a few of the most popular Liberating Structures
  • For emerging practitioners: gain the ability to introduce Liberating Structures as a way of engaging your clients, colleagues, employees and team members in productive, purposeful, inclusive ways
  • For experienced Liberating Structures facilitators: explore ways to enhance your skills by continuing to practice and hone your skills through coaching others
  • Learn about the activities of the Vancouver Liberating Structures User Group

Who Should Attend:

Internal/External Consultants, Facilitators, Instructors, Leaders and Managers – all who are called to facilitate learning, meetings, processes, communication, groups, and change.


Members: $20

Non-Members: $30

Early Bird for Non-Members until Nov 4: $25

Facilitator Bio:

Barish Golland has been facilitating with Liberating Structures since 2015 and is co-chair of the Vancouver Liberating Structures User Group (VLSUG) along with Leva Lee. VLSUG exists to enhance our collective capacity to build confidence and fluency with LS.

The Vancouver Liberating Structures User Group exists to enhance our collective capacity to build confidence and fluency with Liberating Structures, and mentor each other, in a trusting, playful, collaborative environment.


BCIT Downtown Campus, Room 282/284

555 Seymour Street, Vancouver, BC V6B 3H6

Parking Info:

BCIT Downtown Campus


Public Transit:

The BCIT Downtown Campus is in the heart of Vancouver, near the Granville Skytrain Station.

Closest SkyTrain station is Granville Station: https://www.translink.ca/

To learn more about Liberating Structures, click here.



November 19, 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
$20 – $30


BCIT Downtown Campus
Room 282/284 (2nd Floor), 555 Seymour Street
Vancouver, BC V6B 3H6 Canada
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