Public Wiki

Welcome to the online work-space for

A Pattern Language for Group Conversation

We hold a vision of bringing gatherings alive by sharing core wisdom of what makes group conversations more fulfilling, more inspiring, more whole.


Bay Area “Pattern Language for Group Conversations” Meeting scheduled for March 21 was postponed. Please contact Kaliya Hamlin (kaliya [at] if you would like information regarding rescheduling.

Unfortunately this system requires a log-in to view any pages beyond this front page. We are working on setting up a guest log-in. In the meantime, if you want a log-in and don’t have one, contact Tree at tree [at]

Key Pages Here

Current Template
Pattern List
Core Organizing Principles
Next Steps for the project
Our Next Software System

How to upload your photo to this site
Notes from Eugene session 2008
Notes from Jan. ’09 Gathering in Bay Area
Pattern Language Documents – contains LOTS more background documents & links

Sample Patterns

Creating a Container
Experts on Tap Not on Top
h2. Mirroring

You make links to other pages by putting single brackets around the name of the page you want to link to. If the page doesn’t exist yet, then clicking on it will get you an offer to create it. For example, we created a page about processes.

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Who Was There And Other Logistics sbwcdfcc 2008-12-26