Events & Workshops in Switzerland
CAUX-Initiatives of Change
Enriching Encounters

The CAUX-Initiatives of Change Foundation launched the Enriching Encounters series in 2016 for its 70th anniversary and will now continue this series throughout the year. Join us for these events to become inspired and learn from someone else’s story.

Facilitation Tools Training

In partnership with ICA:UK, CAUX-IofC offers facilitation tools trainings which offer powerful methods and tools for generating consensus in groups and for building ownership of projects or events. They are suited for all levels of experience.

 

Week of International Community in Caux

The Week of International Commmunity (WIC) in Caux invits people from all Europe to spend a week at the Caux Palace in Caux to interact with a community of about 40 people from different countries, backgrounds and generations, discussing the topics of peace, values, common future including experiential learning of cross-cultural teambuilding through common service.

Events in Caux

Find out more about public events organised by CAUX-IofC in Caux and at the Caux Palace.

 

 

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TIGE-Switzerland Network

The TIGE-Switzerland Network links people in Switzerland who are interested in the Caux conference "Trust and Integrity in the Global Economy" (TIGE) to further value-based actions by sharing inspiring stories, ideas and tools.

 

Workshop for students
Workshops for Students

CAUX-Initiatives of Change offers a series of 90-minute workshops to students which aim at improving their teamwork in an intercultural setting and at strengthening their confidence and skills in leadership.

 

 

First Steps
Photo Exhibition "First Steps" in Caux

The photo exhibition "First Steps" was chosen to kick off the 70th anniversary celebrations of the CAUX-IofC Foundation by exploring its past and informing people about its rich history and vision.  After Montreux the traveling exhibit moved on to Caux from 29 June to 20 August 2016. 

Heart of Effective Leadership (HEL)

HEL is a successful business leadership programme which originated in India and works with storytelling-methods. It focuses on the leader as a person and challenges them to align their values and actions.

 

Caux Winter Gathering 2014 torch walk
Winter Gathering in Caux

The Winter Gathering conferences in Caux are a unique opportunity to spend the time between Christmas and New Year with a group of international participants in Caux.

 

 

ALL UPCOMING EVENTS

Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - 09:00 to Wednesday, November 8, 2017 - 17:00
Facilitation Tools Method Training

The Group Facilitation Methods (GFM) training will teach you versatile, powerful techniques for structuring group conversations and finding group consensus. It introduces the foundations of the Technology of Participation (ToP) approach by teaching the Focused Conversation and the Consensus Workshop methods. It will allow you to make meetings more effective, engage groups to develop creative solutions and to help groups identify and understand their shared ideas and goals.

Thursday, November 9, 2017 - 09:15 to Friday, November 10, 2017 - 16:15
Facilitation Tools Method Training

The Participatory Strategic Planning (PSP) training will teach you 4-stage process (Practical Vision, Underlying Contradictions, Strategic Directions and Implementation Plan) for planning and implementing medium to long-term strategies for teams, departments, communities and organisations.

ALL PAST EVENTS

Saturday, July 29, 2017 - 16:45 to Friday, August 4, 2017 - 12:30

Since 2013, CATS has brought over 1,160 people together, doing our best to balance the numbers of children and adults. Last year, it was almost a 50/50 split. This year, we hope to do even better. So come and join these inspirational children as they influence the influencers. And play your part in securing the future they deserve.

Sunday, July 23, 2017 - 16:45 to Wednesday, July 26, 2017 - 12:30

This event will enable influential NGO leaders, government representatives, business people, victims and ex-perpetrators to explore the different issues involved in bringing together top-down and bottom-up approaches and discuss practical tools and strategies that will help counter these extremist narratives.

Monday, July 17, 2017 - 16:45 to Friday, July 21, 2017 - 12:30

Come and meet people from all over Europe, of various ethnic and religious backgrounds, from different generations and discover effective ways we can tackle the issues polarizing our European society today. Share your story, get involved, build trust and find inspiration. Register today!

Friday, July 14, 2017 - 16:30 to Friday, July 21, 2017 - 12:30

The “Young Ambassadors Programme” (YAP) is part of the European Project of Initiatives of Change (IofC), which aims to bring together young people caring about the future of Europe. The progromme consists of two days training designed specifically for the Young Ambassadors (14th-16th July), followed by full participation in the AEUB forum (17th-21st July). Apply now!

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