Read more about the different workshops:


  • 16:00 Opening: What is happening around us? Navigation through a VUCA world. (Holger Nauheimer)
  • Keynote: The Power Paradox: why we can’t be trusted with power and what to do about it (Julie Diamond)
  • Start of the learning journey - establishing learning circles (Jeffer London & Jacques Chlopczyk): We will connect people to each other, and to the content areas, we will start building the container of conversation together, an intense experience that includes everyone. And we will give you a chance to see the workshop hosts.
  • 20:00 End of Day 1


  • 09:00 Plenary - Connecting the dots
  • Concurrent workshops in seven parallel slots (see list below)
  • Lunch
  • Power & Trust in a new world (Sari Stenfors, Harald Schirmer, Ursula Hillbrand, Dirk Woywood)
  • The Power Stage (special workshops that focus on playing)
  • Continuation of the learning journey
  • Concurrent workshops in seven parallel slots
  • 19:00 Party and reception
  • Open end


  • Start: 9:00
  • Plenary - Connecting the dots
  • Concurrent workshops in seven parallel slots
  • Completion of the learning journey
  • Lunch
  • 14:00 Closing


Read more about the individual workshops here. The exact timing of the workshops will be announced at a later stage.

  • The trust factor in the courageous art of juggling (Yannis Angelis)
  • Against all odds: Creating buy-in when nobody wants you succeed (Sandeep Aujla)
  • Eroding the power from within: Activist Communication (Esther Barfoot)
  • The power of trust: Make the other one look good! (Martin Ciesielski & Matthias Ruff)
  • Our common humanity: A catalyst for groups to dream, act and transform! (Marlou de Rouw & Célicia Theys)
  • Navigating the traps of power (Julie Diamond)
  • Shifting from power-over to power-with leadership (Ute Franzen-Waschke)
  • Trusting the invisible: A full body experience to give power to your dreams and visions (Jutta Goldammer)
  • Finding and changing your power trust balance (Denis Kelly)
  • Art as a leverage for trust building in organizations (Jouke Kruijer & Sylvia Rhode-Liebenau)
  • The passing of the baton (Deborah Lange)
  • How to build a sociopathic culture (John Millea)
  • How to build trust by using effective influencing styles (Holger Prante & Matthias von Mitzlaff)
  • Finding deep fundaments - Experimenting Power & Trust using physical theatre (Vesa Purokuru)
  • Power balance - The dances of values (Constantin Sander)
  • Power and trust in holacracy (Daniel Sigrist)
  • Trusting the power of YOU (Simone Sloan & Minna Taylor)
  • Empowering Photography (Eeva-Liisa Vihinen)
  • Creating a coaching culture (Kerryn Velleman)
  • The power issue in agile transformation (Valerie Wagoner)
  • How to build self organizing teams through empowerment and transparency (Dariusz Wylon)


MONDAY, OCTOBER 30 - TUESDAY, OCTOBER 31, 2017: Post-conference Workshop JULIE DIAMOND

Power Intelligence®

This two-day workshop presents the core competencies for Power Intelligence®—breaking through the common myths and misunderstandings about power, gaining a clear understanding of how power operates upon us and others, and learning the key competencies for leading with power, and helping those in positions of leadership use power well.