Of all the facilitation methods we use, Open Space Technology by Harrison Owen is far and away our favorite. Open Space allows participants to drive the agenda and opt into discussions of their choice. In this way, engages participants and manages complexity better than any other method.
Here’s a video montage of an Open Space event we facilitated with the purpose of addressing homelessness in Houston, TX and the surrounding area. 160 participants attended, representing over 100 agencies and organizations.