Fourth international Balint Group Leadership Conference

Best Western Poleczki Hotel, Warsaw, Poland 16. – 18. september 2016

Fourth international Balint Group

Leadership Conference

Best Western Poleczki Hotel, Warsaw, Poland 16. – 18. september 2016

Organizing Committee:

Chairman: Bohdan Wasilewski, Poland

Mark Budow, Israel

Marek Motyka, Poland

Bogusław Stelcer, Poland

Joanna Wakulińska, Poland

 

Staff Group:

Chairman: Andrew Elder, GB

Gunther Bergmann, Germany

Albert Lichtenstein, USA

Christian Linclau, Belgium

Andre Matalon, Israel

Tove Mathiesen, Denmark

Esti Rimmer, UK

Mary Wassink, USA

 

 

Programme

 

 

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 16th

           

1pm onwards: Arrivals and Registration

– mineral water in front of conference rooms: 1,2,3 available from 10 am

                                                                                                                                  

3pm: Refreshments: Coffee break with sandwiches – green room;   coffee, tea

 

4– 5.45 pm: Opening plenary

Chair: Tove Mathiesen

 

Welcome 

Don Nease (President IBF)

Bohdan Wasilewski (Polish Balint Society)

                                                   

Introduction

 

4.30 – 5.45 pm: Balint Group Leadership:

Conceptual Foundations and a Framework for Development?

Andrew Elder    

Discussion of the Lecture

 

6 pm – 7 pm: Dinner

 

7.15 – 9 pm: Workshop 1

 

SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 17th

 

8.00 – 9 am: Facilitators Meeting

 

9 – 10.30 am: Workshop 2

 

10.30 – 11 am: Coffee Break

 

11 – 12.30 pm: Workshop 3

 

12.30 – 12.45 pm: Groups to select topic(s) for discussion in afternoon plenary                  

 

12.45 – 1.45: Lunch

Facilitators Meeting 

 

2 – 4.30 pm: Second plenary

Fishbowl discussion of leadership dilemmas

3-3.30 pm: Coffee break

 

4.30 pm: Free time in the Old Town

 

5.00 – 5.30 pm: Transfer from the hotel to the Old Town

 

5.30 pm – 6.00 pm: Walk in the Old Town  

 

6.00 pm  – 8.30 pm: Conference dinner  – Restaurant “Pod Samsonem”- Old  Town                                                                   

 

 8.30 pm   – 9.00pm: Transfer from the Restaurant to  the hotel       

 

 

SUNDAY SEPTEMBER 18th

 

8 – 9 am: Facilitators meeting

 

9 – 10.45 am: Workshop 4

 

10.45 – 11.15 am: Coffee Break

 

11.15 – 12.30: Concluding plenary

 

End of conference

                                                                 

12.45 – 1.30 pm: Lunch

Facilitators meeting

 

1.15 – 3.30 pm: IBF council meeting