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Upcoming conferences 

Experience the world’s best facilitators in action, explore the future of facilitation with your peers and have an inspiring time, enabling powerful change. In the coming months, we are inviting you to join us: 

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Are you considering becoming an IAF Certified™ Professional Facilitator? Check here for the upcoming assessment dates.

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