The Town Hall online conversations series

The crisis due to COVID-19 outbreak has clearly revealed how essential dialogue is to the human experience. The «Town Hall» online conversations, in collaboration with Mad in America and Open Excellence, look at the dialogical responses in the age of COVID-19.


In July 2019 the HOPEnDialogue project was launched in Rome at the Institute of Cognitive Sciences and Technologies of the National Research Council


HOPEnDialogue studies the effectiveness of Open Dialogue approach in different contexts and connects Open Dialogue Learning Community


The Project

HOPEnDialogue is an international collaborative study to evaluate the effectiveness of Open Dialogue in various contexts and to support the centers that adopt this approach.

The HOPEnDialogue study will map the centers practicing Open Dialogue worldwide, verify how closely they follow the Open Dialogue principles, and investigate the effectiveness of this approach in different contexts.

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All centers practicing Open Dialogue worldwide are invited to participate in the online survey

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Advisory board

An International Advisory Board involving different stakeholders contributes to the development of the project and promotes its sustainability

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