World Cafés are used for the discussion of clear questions, which matter for real life problems. The aim is to achieve collaborative dialogues by setting up open and creative conversations in a casual café atmosphere (THE WORLD CAFÉ 2008). By connecting people’s knowledge, new comprehension can be generated, leading to common ground and collective knowledge (see also [7496-group works]). World Cafés therefore also help [7308-reducing conflicts].
(Adapted from SCHIEFFER et al. 2004)