Contribute in 2021 to make more possible!


The Solution Focus international and local communities organise many fascinating opportunities to meet and learn about SF throughout the year. Here you find the events that enhance the practice of SF in organisations.

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Upcoming Events

SFiO Sunday Fika!

Join us every third Sunday of the month with your coffee, tea or hot chocolate. Following the success of ‘Fika the Crisis’ we decided that the community spirit the Fika brings is worth preserving.

Past Events

Solution Focused Leadership Summit

On 29-31 October 2021, SF experts will be sharing their years of knowledge, strategies and tactics. Whether you’re focused on managing change, building culture, enhancing motivation, goal attainment, strengthening engagement, coaching skills or increasing business agility, we’ve got you covered.

Using the SF Strategy Canvas to Align Collaborators

On 18 October 2021, Rod Sherwin will host a conversation about how practitioners have used the SF Strategy Canvas in different contexts and what useful ideas people have gained from its application. Even if you’re new to the SF Strategy Canvas, you can learn from those who put it to practical use.

SOLWORLD Conference 2021 - Now Online

On 13 September, 2021, Chris Corrigan will host our SFiO Global Chapter Meeting and explore how the Cynefin framework can help you understand complexity and tackle complex problems.

SOL Summer Retreat 2021 - Nourishing your SF Roots to engable your SF flourishing.

We are delighted to announce that the 12th SOL Summer Retreat will take place on 2nd – 6th August 2021.

Mistä tekemisestä saat energiaa ja hyvää tuulta?

21 #ratkes vinkkiä #koronan keskelle - Tästä se lähtee Kiitos Lari Karreinen Heli Reinivuo & muut Solution Focus in Organisations (SFiO) Suomi Finland kollegat ihanasta ideasta ja sen nopeasta käytäntöön viemisestä❣️ Vaihtoehto jaksaa, jaksaa -puheelle It has been a tiring corona year for many and the crises continues. In order to provide a SF alternative to the present public discussion of ‘hang on and hold out’ tone, we publish in four social media chanels one SF question a day.

Co-creation Experiment – How can Solution Focus shape self-organisation?

What happens if you bring together different people interested in SF or self-organisation or both? Let’s find out!

SFiO online - “Wie werde ich eine bemerkenswerte Führungskraft” 2.Juli 2021

Im Kurz-Workshop mit Barbara Vogel geht es um Entscheidungsprozesse im/mit dem Team

9de SFiO Chapter of the Lowlands bijeenkomst!

We zijn erg blij om je te verwelkomen op de negende bijeenkomst van de SFiO Chapter of the Lowlands. Ook dit keer zullen we online samenkomen. Tue, June 22, 2021 / 1:30 PM – 4:00 PM CEST

SF Creative Silence Workshops

Anton Stellamans and Jonas Wells are hosting a space, once a month, for SF Creative Silence workshops all through January to June this year. Time spent here has shown itself to be very engaging and very useful - and a lot of fun - so we’d like to continue to offer these spaces during 2021!

SOLWORLD Conference 2021 - Now Online

On June 11th 2021, we plan for a one-day online event. We envision a mix of talks, lightning talks (about 10 minutes), interactive workshops, book presentations, research presentations as well as a colourful and lively Open Space for all the topics that arise spontaneously. Be our guest .

Empowering People for Successful Change - with Susanne Burgstaller

People-Centric SF Change Patterns to Engage People in Organisational Change on 6th June 2021 at 11:00 – 12:30 CEST

2021 SFiO Downunder - How can transformation happen fast and with lightness?

A Case Study on an Agile (and Solution Focused) Transformation - a Global Chapter hosted by Annette Gray of the DownUnder Chapter TUESDAY 25 MAY from 11:00-12:30 CEST

SF DAY!!! SFiO Improvised Fika

Join us on MONDAY 3 MAY 2021 to connect and celebrate the start (or end) of this year’s SF World day.

Village In The City with Dr Mark McKergow

Sunday 11 April 2021, 10am-11.30am UK time. How does Solution Focus underpin Village in the City? Learn how SF ideas underpin VITC, used with a novel framework to help you see what’s working, and what isn’t yet, about your neighbourhood.

SFiO German Chapter - “Better decision making” am 19. März 2021

Im Kurz-Workshop mit Barbara Vogel geht es um Entscheidungsprozesse im/mit dem Team

Host Leading: Taking a Practical New View on Leadership with Leah Davcheva

You will explore the metaphor and practices of Host Leadership and discover ways to use them on Sun, 7 March 2021 from 11:00 – 12:30 CET

2021 SFiO Downunder at the Solution Focused Bootcamp

New dates! Join us for 3rd SFiO Downunder at the Solution Focused Summer Bootcamp 3 which will be held on THURSDAY, 4 March from 9:30-11:30 NSW (Sydney Time)

Watch party - JUSTICE With a Solution-Focused Approach

Join our solution-focused community to watch a video and discuss the topic “(Restorative) JUSTICE With a Solution-Focused Approach”.

Coaching Clinic 教练演习会

Upscale your coaching skills by means of practice and support for a Community of Practitioners.

SFiO Global Chapter - Change Facilitator in Organisations on 31 January 2021

How can we use the SF framework and language we’ve learned about therapy and coaching in organizations? Led by Alan Kay and Cristina Muehl


新冠肺炎疫情下的求职环境充满挑战,前景不明朗,加上后疫情时代的职场新趋势,让在职人士乱了阵脚?! 作为职场教练,您会如何提问协助客户提高就业实力,开启后疫情时代的职场生涯

Teaming for Results

Our first event for the year, 2021. All are welcomed to attend. We planned for two sessions to cater to participants from Europe and India. Hope this helps to get us to a good start for 2021.

2021 SFiO Downunder at the Solution Focused Bootcamp

New date! Join us for 2nd SFiO Downunder at the Solution Focused Summer Bootcamp 2 which will be held on FRIDAY 29 JAN from 0930-1130 EST

SF24 Watch Party

Join our solution-focused community to watch a video and discuss the topic “SF and Risk Management” on 7 January 2021

SFiO Chapter Malaysia - Next Generation of Leadership Coaching

Join us on January 17th, 2020: SFiO Chapter in Kuala Lumpur. How does the Next Generation of Leadership Coaching look like in 2020? This event is launching the New SFiO Chapter in Kuala Lumpur!


Join us on January 17-18, 2020: SOLWORLDDACH 2020 in Frankfurt am Main . Wir freuen uns auf eine Open-Space-Konferenz! Euer Organisationsteam: Kirsten Dierolf, Frank Gollas, Stefan Kreil und Joachim Norf.

SFiO Global Chapter : “User’s Guide to the Future”

How can I use the “User’s guide to the future” as a coaching tool? SFiO Global Chapter Meeting with Mark McKergow and Peter Röhrig

SF Trainers' Conference 2020

Join the the SF trainers' conference on 7 & 8 March 2020 in Frankfurt Germany This is a very simple Open Space conference and is only for people who currently train others in Solution Focused Practice or for those who have trained others in Solution Focused Practice, including organisational work.

SOL Summer Retreat 2020

The venue and format for this year’s retreat have been chosen to support a small group spending time together in a beautiful and remote location near London in basic accommodation

fremtiden:live 2020

On May 28, 2020 is the Fremtiden:live Conference This fremtiden:live 3 (future:live 3) conference is a half-day conference with a focus on conflict management in organisations for leaders. The conference is held in Copenhagen, Denmark. Workshops and presentations will be in English.

Solution Focused Design Thinking with Stephanie Hammer

How you can use Solution Focus in Design Thinking

SFiO German Chapter - Begleitung agiler Transformation am 3. Dezember 2020

Begleitung von Mitarbeitenden, Ulrike Blumenschein und Manuela Peter im Spannungsfeld zwischen alter und neuer Organisation - agile Transformation bei der DBSystel

SFiO Downunder at the Solution Focused Summer Bootcamp

Join us for the launch of SFiO Downunder at the Solution Focused Summer Bootcamp

8ste SFiO Chapter of the Lowlands bijeenkomst!

We zijn erg blij om je te verwelkomen op een bijzondere achtste bijeenkomst van de SFiO Chapter of the Lowlands.

Building community in a crisis - Cristian Boldisteanu from SFiO Romania

Join us for the story of a group of Romanian Solution Focus coaches that volunteered their time during the Covid-19 pandemic to support people impacted by the situation. Cristian Boldișteanu, the project’s lead, and one of the Romanian chapter heads will present the story. We invite you to connect, explore, brainstorm, and reflect on how organizing projects in your local chapters and communities can bring people together and spread the SF approach.

Lead Projects More Effectively in A VUCA Environment with Solution Focus

Douglas will share his experience of working in an increasingly VUCA environment using Solution Focus.

What Can We Learn From Solution Focused Children?

Experimenting through shared experience An SFiO Global Chapter with Anna-Julia Szabo