Stakeholder Facilitation - Working with Stakeholders to Move the Process Forward - Dallas

$50.00

June 6-7, 2022

June 6: 1-4 p.m.
June 7: 8:30 a.m.-12 p.m.

Texas A&M AgriLife – Dallas Center

17360 Coit Road, Dallas, TX 75252

Cost: $50.00

Stakeholders form the backbone of effective natural resource programs. Learn tips on how to get off on the right foot and keep the energy going throughout your program. Topics include: Setting Up for Success by determining driving forces, stakeholder analysis, roles, and responsibilities; Getting Stakeholders to the Table by assessing concerns and needs and then matching needs to goals; Facilitation 101 starts with making meetings count, building an agreement, diffusing conflict, making decisions using a consensus-based approach, and Sustaining the Stakeholder Group.

Topics include:

  • Setting Up for Success by identifying driving forces, conducting a stakeholder analysis, determining roles and responsibilities;
  • Getting Stakeholders to the Table by assessing concerns and needs and then matching needs to goals;
  • Facilitation 101 starts with making meetings count, building an agreement, diffusing conflict, making decisions using a consensus-based approach, and;
  • Sustaining the Stakeholder Group, keeping the project rolling through motivating existing members and continuing to bring in new members.

This course is being provided through the Texas Watershed Planning Program, which is funded through a Clean Water Act nonpoint grant provided by the Texas State Soil and Water Conservation Board and U.S. Environmental Protection Agency.

The Texas Watershed Planning Program is managed by the Texas Water Resources Institute, part of Texas A&M AgriLife Research, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service and the College of Agriculture and Life Sciences at Texas A&M University.

For more information or questions please email Lucas Gregory at [email protected].

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