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Heiner Benking

Journalist, Scholar, Futurist, Consultant, Facilitator, ... | various GLocally....

Berlin, Germany

"to embody & live, know, connect, transcend, share, care and dare in common frames of references"

Generally thinking:

Education & Academia
Business, Work & Strategy
Technology & The Future
Global Issues
Sustainability & Environment
Government & Community
Media & Journalism
Arts & Entertainment
Creativity & Design
Body, Mind & Science

My tags:

ActivismArchitectureArtClimate ChangeCommunityCraftsCultureDigital MediaDramaEducationEntertainmentEntrepreneurshipEnvironmentEventsGovernmentGraphic DesignHistoryJournalismScienceMediaMedia RelationsMuseumsPhilanthropyPhotographyPoliticsPublishingSocial ChangeStrategy GeneralSustainabilityTechnologyTheatreVisual ArtsWriting

Very good at:
+ communication and community and model building
+ capacity building and general education
+ innovation, cognition, creativity triggering and support/facilitation

About me & my work:

"I had a couple of lifes: technician and engineer, planner, consultant, sales and marketing, infographics coiner, environmental management and research, curator, futurist, educator, facilitator, ... in fields as wide as: environmental education, culture, youth, media,... My function is capacitity building along and across scales and cultures in an appreciative, attentive style typical for concerned generalists, thinkers, in-betweeners, hazardeurs, trimtabs, and go-getters... to open dialog and deliberations towards shared positive futures.

In a nutshell: Journalist - Facilitator - Consultant check: 5 Minutes FWC Video:

My links:

Mindprint | beyond Footprint and Handprint ...

In-Betweener | Deep Worlds for Flatlanders - Map and Modelmaking

MakersHumanity | Making difference that matter towards Mount Awareness with People for Cultures

Ocean Reef-Towers Oases (ORTO) | presenting Sea Harmonys' Reef-Towers ORTO project as a "Leverage Solution" a the UN-OSI-Geneva Peaceplatforms' CITIZEN SCIENCE Symposium December 2016

Open-Forum | Dialog Formats and Magic Roundtables

CITIZEN SCIENCES | check our event a the UN last year and my ECSA profile:


In-betweener | Flatworld deepworld. 2d 3d 4d. 9d scaffoldings & cosomologies

OPEN SPACE Facilitation | Open Space and Open Forum are central facilitation formats, with close principles but differ in time, impacts, and outcomes. See sharing and gifting:

Future Earth | profile

INBAK | Institute for Sustainability in Education, Work, and Culture

Positive Nett-Works e.V. | Performative Arts and Activism, Youth Festivals, Media, and Socio-cultural events and communication.

WISDOMPAGE | Activities with Cop Macdonald over the yearsn see "What really Matters", wheel of Cocreation, Wholeness Seminar, ...


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