Appreciative Inquiry workshops at the 2016 Academi Wales Summer School


Over 200 leaders and managers from all over Wales once again attended the amazing Academi Wales Summer School at Lampeter University (search Twitter #PublicServiceWales). Top class speakers from around the world attended the event that focused on Leading with Purpose, Passion and Perseverance. Roger Rowett delivered 6 Appreciative Inquiry workshops over three days, focusing on how AI could bring about sustainable change and improvement.

Over the 5 days participants from the public and third sector in Wales were asked a number of questions to explore their thoughts and attitudes on a range of issues. The example above showed the popularity of story telling, a fundamental aspect of the AI process (Discovery), in bringing about culture change.