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Keynote Announcement: Dr. Diana Whitney

Diana Whitney, Ph.D. is President of Corporation for Positive Change, a global consulting consortium dedicated to the creation of collaborative advantage and life affirming organizations. She is an internationally recognized consultant and pioneering thought leader on topics related to Appreciative Inquiry, the social construction of innovation and positive change, Appreciative Leadership and spirituality at work. […]

Keynote Announcement: Prof. Ir. Klaas van Egmond

Motivated by the Dennis Meadows 1972 report to the Club of Rome on the Limits to Growth, KLAAS VAN EGMOND worked since then as environmental scientist in support of national, European and global policies. As director of the Netherlands Environmental Assessment Agency, he has been advisor to the Dutch government on the many scientific and […]

Keynote Announcement: Prof. Dr. David Cooperrider

We are very happy to announce the name of our first keynote speaker. David L. Cooperrider is the Fairmount Minerals Professor of Entrepreneurship at the Weatherhead School of Management, Case Western Reserve University. Professor Cooperrider is past President of the National Academy of Management’s OD Division and has lectured and taught at Harvard, Stanford, University […]

Final call – one more week for proposal submission. Grab your last chance!

We invited researchers, practitioners, organisational leaders & students to submit proposals for the 5th World AI Conference. The aim is to build a highly interactive conference, in which there is ample space to share & deepen best stories around the theme of this worldwide event: “Towards an ‘economy’ of connecting strengths: scaling-up the generative power of AI”. […]

Remember it…

The World AI Conference is a venue were researchers, practitioners, organisational leaders & students share and explore stories and practices demonstrating the connecting and generative power of AI. We plan for a highly interactive workshop based format. The program will consist of a diversity of workshops, paper presentations, symposia & poster sessions. Therefore please feel […]

Pre-Conference on 24th and 25th of April

Professor David Cooperrider, the founder of AI, will host a 1,5 day workshop on the fundamentals of Appreciative Inquiry. If you want to hear the AI story from its very origin until today, please be invited to meet David and participate in this opportunity from the first row. Firstly, David will teach you the fundamental principles […]

Information on Host City and Conference Venue updated

Dear all, This weekend we updated the information about the beautiful city of Ghent as the host city of the World Appreciative Inquiry Conference 2012. Also you can find updated information on the conference venue. Later this day we will give more information about accomodation and hotel possibilities. Greetings, Conference Team