Future Thinking

Immerse yourself in the Hawkwood experience on one of our residential courses, or simply join us for a day. We have a huge range of creative and inspiring courses: focus on movement and creativity with yoga or an art workshop, get involved with social change, reconnect with nature, or join us for a poetry, storytelling, classical music, woodwork, blacksmithing or embroidery course.

We offer a unique mix of vibrant and stimulating courses, often not found elsewhere.

Either browse our full list of courses, talks and events or select from a specific area of interest. You can also use the search bar option or take a look at our calendar which highlights all activities at Hawkwood month by month.

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05 - 03 Apr
How to Change the World
Event Postponed

Speak to Change the World Virtual Event

Change the world through public speaking

Facilitator: John Paul Flintoff

If you had the chance, would you change the world? Of course you would. But how? You may want to stop something bad, or start something wonderful. Either way, to have real impact you need to share it, speak about…

21 - 30 Apr

Business Leadership Virtual Event

How to create a business the world needs

Facilitator: Alan Moore

The Business Leadership programme will help you to create a different type of business: one that will regenerate and restore our economy, our environment, and our civilisation. Are you ready to build a new reality?

29 Apr

Do Something For Nothing with Joshua Coombes Virtual Event

Seeing beneath the surface of homelessness, through the simple act of a haircut

Facilitator: Joshua Coombes

Conversations That Matter Series Most of us know what it’s like to walk past another person who is sleeping on the streets and to experience the feelings that confront us at that moment. Homelessness is continuously rising around the world.…

04 May

Conversations that Matter: Life Lessons from Nepal Virtual Event

Resilience and hope in the High Himalayas

Facilitator: Zara Balfour and Phil Briggs

Conversations That Matter Series Join us for a new episode on our Conversation that Matter series that will take you to faraway places, consider a reality outside your own, and that will fill you with amazement for the human spirit’s…

10 - 13 May

Regenerative Confluence Virtual Event

An innovative 4-day conference in professional and personal regeneration

Facilitator: Hawkwood Centre for Future Thinking

Explore the core principles and practices underpinning regeneration in this 4-day conference. This confluence will be facilitated by the Hawkwood team, opened by Dr. C. Otto Scharmer, author of Theory U, co-founder of the Presencing Institute and Senior Lecturer in…

19 May

Futures Literacy Virtual Event

Conversations that Matter on Futures

Facilitators: Loes Damhof, Alex Lambie & Steve Fuller

A one hour journey into the powerful capability of Futures Literacy. Giving a taste of what it has to offer you, how you can apply it and why UNESCO named it a critical competency for the 21st century.

03 - 17 Jun

The Futures of Agency Virtual Event

An in-depth Futures Literacy Laboratory

Facilitators: Loes Damhof, Alex Lambie & Steve Fuller

Recently named by UNESCO as a critical competency for the 21st Century, Futures Literacy (FL) enables users to make better informed decisions in the present. Our FL laboratories reveal subconscious assumptions that restrict your capacity to imagine; These biases colonise…

08 - 29 Jun

Wisdom of Self-Healing Systems: Summer Virtual Event

Summer Season

Facilitator: Katherine Long

Spanning the Spring and Autumn equinoxes, and the Summer and Winter solstices, this quartet of online retreats provides the opportunity to deepen your relationship with Self in a flowing exchange within the wider body of Nature.

24 Jun

Archetypal Wisdom: Acting in our Desired Futures Virtual Event

Archetypal Wisdom for Transitional Times

Facilitator: Richard Olivier

Archetypal Wisdom Archetypes are underlying patterns in human nature and culture. Every civilisation identifies  its own Archetypes and lives with them and by them, until they get staid, stale or unsustainable. Times of great transition call for a change in…

16 - 18 Jul

The Poetic Cosmos: A Writing Retreat

Creativity, Imagination & Interconnectedness: A Summer Writing Retreat

Facilitator: Drew Dellinger

This weekend writing retreat – explores the joys of poetry and creativity, awakening the playful poet and wordsmith within. Through writing, reading, and listening to poetry, participants will celebrate the sacred cosmos of language, and cultivate inspiration for the creative…

03 - 05 Sep

REVIVE Change in Nature & Jonathan Porrit

Resource yourself & take action in this extraordinary time

Facilitators: Andy Raingold, Chloe Revill & Jonathan Porritt

This weekend is an opportunity to come together, resource ourselves and explore how we might navigate our way through this extraordinary ‘portal’ in time. REVIVE Change In Nature, looks to generate the renewal we desperately need for ourselves, our communities…

14 - 19 Sep

Nature Facilitation Training Course

An immersive learning journey in Nature Facilitation for those seeking to catalyse positive change

Facilitator: Andy Raingold & Chloe Revill

This Nature Facilitation Training course is for anyone who is looking to start or to deepen their experience of leading groups in nature, to bring about enhanced wellbeing and /or catalyse positive change. The course combines theory, practice and seeks…

15 - 17 Sep
Regenerative Leadership Jenny Andersson
Event Postponed

The Regenerative Path Virtual Event

Leadership for the future

Facilitator: Jenny Andersson

We are in a time of transformative and turbulent change. A time of breakdowns and breakthroughs. A time that asks us to step courageously into an unknown, unknowable, emerging future. Are you longing for a different way to develop your personal agency…

21 - 12 Sep

Wisdom of Self-Healing Systems: Autumn Virtual Event

Autumn Season

Facilitator: Katherine Long

Spanning the Spring and Autumn equinoxes, and the Summer and Winter solstices, this quartet of online retreats provides the opportunity to deepen your relationship with Self in a flowing exchange within the wider body of Nature.

28 - 03 Sep

Nature Facilitation Training Course

An immersive learning journey in Nature Facilitation for those seeking to catalyse positive change

Facilitator: Andy Raingold & Chloe Revill

This Nature Facilitation Training course is for anyone who is looking to start or to deepen their experience of leading groups in nature, to bring about enhanced wellbeing and /or catalyse positive change. The course combines theory, practice and seeks…

30 - 21 Nov

Wisdom of Self-Healing Systems: Winter Virtual Event

Winter Season

Facilitator: Katherine Long

Spanning the Spring and Autumn equinoxes, and the Summer and Winter solstices, this quartet of online retreats provides the opportunity to deepen your relationship with Self in a flowing exchange within the wider body of Nature.