facilitators in over 33 different countries,
in more than 15 different languages*.
View 2015 survey summary (PDF)
They are used by
- community groups
- private business
…and other types of institutions and associations.
They are most commonly used for internal organization decision-making and strategy meetings, or for public consultation by government.
The average idea rating workshop has over 25 participants. Facilitators have reported using the sheets with groups over 300 in size!
Here are some examples…
Navy, Army and Air Force in Australia
Navy, Army and Air Force defence leaders in a workshop facilitated by Stephen Mugford, Australia.
Students in the USA
Park Forest Elementary School, Student Made School Constitution Project, Pennsylvania, USA
Engineers in Korea
A workshop by Pyo Park (박준표), Agile Coach in South Korea
Community in Venezuela
Community meeting in Venezuela
State Government in Australia
Factory in Iran
Factory workers trying to agree on solutions to reduce musculuskeletal disorder in Iran (thanks Neda Mahdavi)
City Government in Canada
City of Toronto cycle track public consultation.
Conference in Quebec
En Mode Solutions professional facilitators in Quebec, Canada use idea rating regularly, such as in this 100 person, bi-lingual multi-day workshop, (see sheets used at 0:45 and 1:05 in this video). Courtesy Jean-Sébastien Bouchard