Coffee Break Webinars

Free monthly online discussions about the practical issues we face as group facilitators

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Let´s talk!

Join me and invited guests to exchange ideas about the challenges and satisfactions of group facilitation. No cost.

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Beatrice Briggs

Beatrice Briggs, Director IIFAC



Bridge the language barrier.

The Coffee Break webinars will take place on a multilingual web platform that allows us to communicate in either English or Spanish. Using state-of-the-art technology and professional interpreters, you can hear the conversation in the language of your choice. No special equipment required!


All programs will be broadcast at 10 am, Mexico City time


Topic Special Guest
Misconceptions about Facilitation Valerie Patrick, CPF
The Truth about Facilitation Valerie Patrick, CPF
Benefits of Facilitation Valerie Patrick, CPF





Valerie Patrick

Valerie Patrick, Fulcrum Connection



Special Guest: Valerie Patrick

Valerie Patrick, founder of Fulcrum Connection, has led over 40 highly successful and high-performance teams across over 200 organizations in the last 15 years of a 25-year career with multi-national Bayer in the areas of product development, sustainable development, and organizational change.

Dr. Patrick served as sustainability coordinator for Bayer’s North America operations, Head of Bayer Material Science’s Creative Center in Future Business, and Head of Bayer Material Science’s Transportation Industry Innovations group. Dr. Patrick has B.S. (Bucknell University), M.S. (California Institute of Technology), and Ph.D. (California Institute of Technology) degrees in chemical engineering, and is a CPF (Certified Professional Facilitator) trained Creative Problem Solving facilitator, SOQ (Situational Outlook Questionnaire) Qualified Climate Practitioner, and ADKAR Change Management Practitioner. Dr. Patrick is also author of both the Competent Collaborator Blog and Quadrant II Newsletter, and is host of the Science of Success: Social Secrets Podcast. (All can be found at


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