In a session on dialogue Rosie will draw from her experiences from Burning Man and talk about how to build participatory communities. Rosie will discuss what it takes to create an atmosphere of invitation, inspiration, and innovation that compels individuals to engage in a larger civic and social ecosystem for the betterment of their communities.
Rosie von Lila is is currently working with former U.S. Congressman Dennis Kucinich to imagine the path forward toward a dream for all people. She works as Burning Man's Cultural Relations Maven in service to spreading Burning Man culture around the world, and is the lead producer of the Burning Man Global Leadership Conference.
How do communities become thriving centers of civic engagement? And how do leaders inspire citizens to get involved?