SFiO is an international network of solution-focused practitioners which promotes, supports and develops research and applications of Solution Focus in Organisations.

This website accompanies you in your discovery of SF by offering you an overview of SF events worldwide, access to the SF Clues, to the Online InterAction journal, and much more.  Enjoy staying curious.

Solution Focus Calendar 2019


What SF events are happening this year around the globe?

15 February 2019 / SF Practice – Essex UK

23 April 2019 / Lowlands Chapter

SFiO Lowlands Chapter meeting

We zijn erg blij om je te verwelkomen op de vijfde bijeenkomst van de SFiO Chapter of the Lowlands. Net als SFiO willen we bijdragen tot het verpreiden van Solution Focus binnen organisaties. Het Chapter wil een forum creëren waarin we inspiratie kunnen opdoen en leren van elkaar. Alternerend komen we samen in België en Nederland.

Locatie: Op 25 april 2019 komen we samen op Ilfaro, Prosperdreef 1, 3001 Heverlee, België.

Inschrijving: Deze sessies staan open voor SFiO leden (SFiO contributer ticket). Enkele plaatsen reserveren we voor niet leden die graag eens komen proeven voor ze zich lid maken van SFiO (SFiO kennismakingsticket). Contacteer dan eerst Anton via mail.

Lid worden van SFiO
Je kan je ook meteen lid maken van SFiO. Je kan zelf je bijdrage bepalen. Vanaf 25£.

We kijken ernaar uit om jullie te ontmoeten,
Paut Kromkamp, Liselotte Baeijaert & Anton Stellamans

SFiO contributors (members) can register via eventbrite. If you are not an SFiO contributor yet, but wish to try it out first, contact Anton via email.

23-26 May 2019 / SolWorld Conference in Hungary

on 23rd-26th of May 2019 in Visegrád, Hungary.

The good old wide community ‘SOLworld – Sharing and building Solution Focused practice in organisations’ announces an annual conference again, called ‘SIGNS OF PROGRESS’ .

We are counting on your contributions, sharing of your practice.visibility of SF in the scientific world.  Some focus areas will be:

  • our communities of practice and how they change and develop
  • position of SF approach among the possibilities for supporting desired change in organisations
  • our communities of practice and how they change and develop

We reach out and seek cooperation with all associations and professional groups putting forward SF work in the context of organisations.

Website and Registration

5-10 August 2019 / SOL Retreat

Welcome to our 10th SOL Summer Retreat in Switzerland from August 5 till 10th 2019!

Dear SOLWorld Friends,

It’s time to celebrate the 10th anniversary of our SOL Summer Retreat. It started with a group of 6 enthousiastic SF Practitioners in Switzerland. The mixture of learning, sharing and relaxing together has proven to be successful and very inspiring! It’s one of the best means to fully recharge your batteries!

Practical Details
The 2019 Retreat will take place at www.moeschberg.ch (near Grosshöchstetten/Bern). (Flights to Basel and Zurich with low cost carriers, public transport to Konolfingen ca. 2 hours, then hotel shuttle).We can host max. 32 persons in single or shared rooms.
We gather on Monday 5th from 3 pm onwards, have the usual 4 full days’ practical SF work and play, and leave after breakfast on Saturday August 10th.

Click here for more information

The organising team
Christiane Kosub, Julia Kalenberg, Ruth Stoffel Kauflin and Tim Newton

“SFiO News”

NEW! Chapter in the Italy

We are glad to announce our newly founded SFiO local Chapter. The Chapter in Italy invites SFiO members and interested SF practitioners to meetings with a focus on the application of SF in an organisational context. For more information contact Marco Matera or Carlo...

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NEW! Global Online Chapter

We are delighted to launch our new Global Online Chapter, with huge thanks to Ewan Muirhead and Andrew Gibson for setting it up! This online chapter is primarily designed to give access to a chapter  for SFiO contributors who are unable to reach their local chapters...

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Your wish to contribute in other ways:

If you wish to contribute in other ways to SFiO, please see the list of suggestions here below and contact us with your ideas on how you would like to support the growth an quality of Solution Focus in Organisations this year: Run a Chapter session: You are interested...

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