"Not exactly. In the conversation format I've had the pleasure of experiencing in the past, teams form months in advance of the conference around specific inquiry ideas. Each team decides on some shared readings, prepares input papers to each…"
The conversations we have organized here in Normandy have gathered academics, practitioners, consultants, business people. I agree that this variety is an essential feature of this kind of event. I do believe that the conversations…"
"Certainly possible. Also, some thought should be given to format. If the current one is satisfactory, wonderful. Some consideration might be given to alternative formats, as well. For example, the format used for the 2002 Follett Conversation in…"
I was curious about academic credit, too. For my part, I would like to ensure that business people, practitioners, government folks, and other non-academic types continue to be attracted to the event. That being said, I certainly think…"
"Maybe we should conduct a survey of network members to help determine where the next Conversation should be held. Some questions about format might be asked, also. Some may need the event to have certain features for academic credit. That would…"
We thought about you and in fact you were part of the group. Unfortunately I was not able to make possible a video conference with the University material. But we put the idea on the table for the next conversations in October 2013.
I just noticed all the new articles on the "papers and publications" section! Wow!
And thanks so much for all you have done as our "on-location logistics magician". You really set the conditions for this…"
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Just arrived in Montreal after driving from Boston. And I'm not even tired! So energized by this wonderful meeting and most of all, a sense of our growing MPF community. Welcome to our new friends and à…"
"Again, it has been a great pleasure to be part of this event. A lot of discussions about MPF, her thought, her writings, her life, and also about she has inspired long time after she died.
Thanks a lot to Albie, Ann, Betsy, Jennifer, Rosa, Emmanuel…"
MFP Conference participants saying goodbye to each other and hello to you all of the network: What a stimulating event! Parting is sweet sorrow? I'm sad it's over. We look forward to expanding the circle. Breathless awaiting the notes! See you for the next conversation in France (either Rouen or Caen). See More
"I have been interested in this question also. At our Oct 21 gathering in Boston, we discussed this. Despite her interests and vision, no one has identified a direct Quaker connection. Her nephew told Albie Davis that each member of the family…"