The Collaboratory: A Co-creative Stakeholder Engagement Process for Solving Complex Problems
Publication date: 1 July 2014
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The Collaboratory is a handbook for those interested in making change happen: experienced or aspiring practitioners in all fields of change. This book is about empowering ordinary people to make a difference in the world by providing a simple-to-use process methodology on how to engage stakeholders around a burning issue. It features for the first time an overview of the many philosophies, approaches, and theories that have shaped the change-maker community in the past four decades. The book offers countless examples of how such a Collaboratory can work in many different settings in education, business, NGO, and social enterprise communities and for groups of engaged citizens. This groundbreaking collection of ideas explores these Collaboratories and offers practical recommendations and benefits to readers interested in working in this way.