Dec 20: Solstice Party

Dana PenriceBook Clubs, Event, Workshops

Join us for a evening to gather and reconnect to the human venture. Toast a glass with us to celebrate the year. Enjoy great conversation and reflect with friends on the journey of life that we are all a part of.  Location: Elizabeth’s House, 629-25 Ave NE, Calgary, AB Date: December 20th at 7:00pm  Cost: $50/person. Includes charcuterie, drinks and $25 charitable receipt. … Read More

Error Inquiry Program

Dana PenriceEvent, Workshops

“The predominant mode of treating this topic [error] is to consider the human as a hazard, a system component whose unsafe acts are implicated in the majority of catastrophic breakdowns. But there is another perspective, one that has been relatively little studied in its own right, and that is the human as a hero, a system element whose adaptations and … Read More

The Meta Framework at Work Program

Dana PenriceEvent, Workshops

Join Nat Muyres and Blythe Butler for an opportunity to explore and support real-time integration of the meta-framework in organizational settings. Regardless of industry or sector, we can all draw on our individual experiences as well as case studies to explore meta-framework concepts. These sessions are meant to provide an opportunity for alumni to contribute their personal experience in support … Read More

Winter Solstice Message 2018

Anna-Marie AshtonWorkshops

by Ken Low The winter solstice is upon us, or more accurately, we’ve arrived at the solstice once again. The winter solstice is the point when the changing elevation of the noonday sun stops its downward course, appears to pause then begins to climb again. The change occurs slowly – almost imperceptibly – at first, then picks up speed. As … Read More

Personal Essential Story Workshop

Anna-Marie AshtonWorkshops

Dec 28 & Jan 4: Personal Essential Story Workshop An essential story is the essence or driving force that shapes our lives and helps us find our direction when things become difficult or uncertain. Whatever our situation, nothing is as important to our future than creating an active, positive life story. Hero or victim, leader or follower, it is up to … Read More

Existential Resilience Online Workshop for Alumni

Anna-Marie AshtonEvent, Workshops

Human Venture learning requires an ability to draw on the totality of the human story. In order to learn how to reduce waste, suffering and injustice we have to investigate how and why they happen. Like detectives, trauma surgeons and accident investigators we have to be able face realities that are often brutal and depressing. These days the realities of … Read More

Life Ranging Kids Online Workshop for Alumni

Anna-Marie AshtonEvent, Workshops

What kind of challenges will the next generations face, and how can we equip them to respond wisely? Human Venture approaches to constructing and reconstructing education, schooling & parenting show that our ability to think, care and learn in increasingly disciplined ways can transcend the limitations of existing harmful conventions and cultural practices. In this workshop, we will use resources … Read More