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Posts about the 2012 NCDD national conference, which brought together 400 civic innovators in Seattle, Washington this October 12-14.

Take a Look Back at NCDD’s Conferences

If you are curious about NCDD’s National Conference, downloading the various guidebooks will give you a sense of the kinds of great programs, workshops, and networking opportunities we’ve offered! 2018 Guidebook — Denver, CO “Attending the NCDD Conference has been one of the most important and influential experiences of my professional career. One of the most valuable aspects of the conference is the sheer number and diversity of its participants. At one point I found myself talking with a librarian, a journalist, an academic, a […] (continue)

What makes an extraordinary workshop?

We’ll be putting a call out soon for workshop presenters for NCDD Seattle (October 12-14), and I’d love to get some NCDDers’ help thinking about what makes a great workshop.  Your comments and ideas will help the conference team with the selection process, and will help session leaders start thinking about how best to frame and organize their workshops. Below are examples of just a few of the workshops we offered at the 2008 NCDD conference in Austin (our last national conference, since we hold […] (continue)

Sponsorship opportunities for NCDD Seattle — sign on now for the most benefit!

Plans are underway for NCDD’s 5th National Conference on Dialogue & Deliberation, to be held October 12-14, 2012 at the Hyatt at Olive 8 in downtown Seattle, Washington.  NCDD conferences bring together hundreds of the most active, thoughtful, and influential people involved in public engagement and group process work across the U.S. and Canada (and even some from outside North America!). Consider supporting this important convening by becoming an All-Star Sponsor, Co-Sponsor or Partner of NCDD Seattle.  By supporting an NCDD conference, our sponsors are […] (continue)

Developing a national dialogue infrastructure

"How might we design an organizational infrastructure for a coordinated and practical national dialogue?" This is a topic I want to cover during our NCDD conference in Seattle this October. But first, I'd like to invite my fellow NCDDers to help me think about this concept further. (continue)

Outreach Templates for NCDD Seattle

Here they all are.  Feel free to edit however you feel is best for the person you’re reaching out to. And let me know if you have suggestions for additions/changes! I’ll try to keep these templates updated. – Sandy First, the two documents you may need: Flyer / one-pager (updated 8/12):  Download here Community Partners invitation (PDF), for organizations/networks in/near Seattle (updated 8/12): Download here Second, here are a few images: Large promo image to share — https://ncdd.org/ncdd_seattle_promo.png Small promo image to share — https://ncdd.org/ncdd_seattle_promo_small.png Finally, here are […] (continue)

What are your aspirations for your work in dialogue, deliberation and public engagement?

NCDD Board chair Marla Crockett posted this request on the NCDD Discussion list today. We’re looking to learn about your current aspirations for your work in dialogue and deliberation, and use what you share to design this year’s National Conference on Dialogue & Deliberation. Feel free to reply via email to Marla or the listserv, or post your responses to the three questions using the comment field here on the NCDD Community blog. Hi, Everyone—We hope you’ve heard the exciting news that NCDD will hold its […] (continue)

Add it to your calendars! We’re coming together in Seattle this October 12-14

We’re excited to announce that NCDD is holding its 2012 national conference in Seattle, Washington!  We’ll be coming together October 12-14 (Friday through Sunday) for the 5th National Conference on Dialogue & Deliberation at the Hyatt at Olive 8 in hipster-approved downtown Seattle. Registration, presenter opportunities, sponsorship details, planning survey, and other info will be posted soon at www.ncdd.org/events.  For now, be sure to hold these dates on your calendar! To stay up-to-date on NCDD Seattle news and opportunities, email me or joy@ncdd.org with your specific interests/ideas, […] (continue)