Chapter 9

Running a Workshop

Model-based workshops can be effective if run properly. But they can fail to produce results if challenging personalities prevail. A good model-based workshop requires planning, including work before the workshop starts. A good model-based workshop involves multiple people filling different roles in the workshop itself. And the workshop facilitator must be ready with countermeasures when difficult situations arise, to ensure that the modeling effort is a success and the sponsor gains the expected results. This chapter explains how to run an effective model-based workshop.

In Chapter 8 we described workshops and explored the role of a model-based workshop. In this chapter we focus on how to run a model-based workshop: ...

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