Engagement: getting people engaged, excited, and talking about an issue or project. 

Sample Tools & Techniques

 Symposiums & Public Forums

 Symposiums & Public Forums

Interactive Websites

Interactive Websites

Ignite Sessions

Ignite Sessions

Community Asset Mapping

Community Asset Mapping

Visual Preference Surveys

Visual Preference Surveys

Places & Spaces Conversations/Interviews

Places & Spaces, Conversations & Interviews

Social Media & Online Ideation

Social Media & Online Ideation

Kitchen Table Conversations World Cafes

Kitchen Table Conversations World Cafe

 

 

If you need to Listen to, Understand, Relate and Advance ideas with a diverse group of people or stakeholder groups, Lura can help. We have unparalleled experience designing and implementing meaningful engagement processes using a range of proven and innovative engagement techniques. Our focus is on engaging and empowering participants while customizing and implementing participatory processes that meet our clients and their community’s needs.

   

We Can Help You With:

 

  • Design, implementation and evaluation of engagement and consultation programs
  • Sector specific engagement strategies (e.g., youth, seniors)
  • Stakeholder identification, management and outreach
  • Development of content, including a full range of tools (display panels, discussion guides, feedback forms, surveys, etc.) to support in-person and online engagement processes
  • Facilitation, planning and management of all types of stakeholder and public engagement events
  • Design, facilitation, formation and management of stakeholder and community advisory committees
  • Digital engagement including interactive website design
  • Social media strategies and implementation
  • Consensus building, dispute resolution, issue management and documentation
  • Coaching, training and toolkits

                                 

Lura is proud to offer EngagingPlans - a feature-rich website package that allows government agencies and organizations to facilitate broad-scale outreach and participation. The interactive website has a broad range of capabilities that facilitate the sharing of information, encourage involvement online, and document project outcomes. Examples of our EngagingPlans websites include: ReThink London and Guelph Wellbeing Initiative.

ReThink London

ReThink London

Guelph Wellbeing

Guelph Wellbeing

For examples of our work in these areas, please see Our Work.

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"We are very proud to have contributed our expertise to this award-winning plan. This is the first time the Daniel Burnham Award has been presented to a jurisdiction outside the U.S., and the award committee recognized the extensive stakeholder consultation process as part of their decision."

-Lura President, David Dilks