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Videos Requested: What's so great about Open Space Technology?

Wait. What's So Great About Open Space Technology?

Open Space Technology is an interesting "whole group" process.

Right?

And it seems so simple, on the surface:

"..sit in a Circle,"
"...build a Bulletin Board,"
"....open a Marketplace,"
"....and go to work."

This is NOT complicated. So: what EXACTLY is the big deal?

What's so great about Open Space Technology?

YOU are invited to answer this question!

Announcing: The Open Space Institute U.S. "What's so Great" Video Program

We want your video!

The Open Space Institute U.S. cordially invites you to participate in our "What's So Great" Video Program.

All you have to do to participate is answer that burning question, in 2 minutes or less, via VIDEO.

What's so great about Open Space Technology? The goal is to create an absolutely astonishing set of videos that make people laugh (and perhaps cry,) as they browse these short video testimonials.

Your uploaded video will be immediately inspected by OSI-US. And if all goes well, we will immediately post it to the newly created Open Space Technology channel on YOUTUBE. We will also link to it from the OSI-US web site, and utterly promote it (and YOU) across all of social media, across all time and all space, open or otherwise, forever.

So that's the idea: video yourself, in any format, with or without others, while answering answer the burning question:

"What's so great about Open Space Technology?"

Here are the Ground Rules:

1. All submissions are by video only;

2. All videos submitted not to exceed 2 minutes;

3. All videos submitted must be absolutely free of any shameless marketing hype. You may however tastefully (and optionally) display your website URL for up to 10 seconds. You can edit it in, or simply hold up a handwritten note if you wish. Please keep it short, tasteful and non-sales-oriented. Ten seconds max.

4. All videos submitted must be in one of the Youtube-supported video file formats, listed here: https://support.google.com/youtube/troubleshooter/2888402

5. All videos are uploaded for inspection and approval by OSI-US, via the following Google Drive URL (set up just for you): http://bit.do/open-space-testify

6. NOTE: By uploading your video, you are explicitly granting OSI-US a perpetual, non-exclusive license to publish your video, worldwide, across any and all media, without exception, forever, until the end of time, or the end of the world as we know it, whichever occurs first.

7. Send an email to info@osius.org after you have uploaded your video, to notify us here at OSI-US that you have uploaded your astonishing video. From there, we will process your submission. (Please put "What's So Great About OST" in the subject line also include your name and phone number in the email.)

You are invited to play the game!

Kate Megaw: What's so great about Open Space Technology?

Richard Dolman: What's so great about Open Space Technology?

Suzanne Daigle: What's so great about Open Space Technology?

Anne Stadler: What's so great about Open Space Technology?

Open Space 'New Women For New Egypt'

See how Open Space Technology has been used in Egypt after the revolution in the wonderful short video.

US West Open Space - A True Story

Enjoy this historical video of an Open Space event held at US West in 1995 which helps describe what Open Space is, how it works, and the impact through the lens of some real issues at a real company. Thank you Peggy Holman for making this video available!

U S WEST Open Space from Peggy Holman on Vimeo.

Girl Scouts National Convention - Large Open Space

Over 1400 convened one of the largest Open Space Technology events in North America when the Girl Scouts 50th National Convention met in 2005. This video documented the experience including interviews with leaders and girl scouts about how self-organizing Open Space Technology enlivened their convention.

Connected - A Nationwide Conversation - Girl Scouts & Open Space Technology from Open Space Institute-US on Vimeo.

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