Upcoming Talk: Pia-Maria Thorén of Agile People on Managing Conflict

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We will be hosting an industry talk on “Managing Conflict” in Coaching Agile Teams (COACH). The talk is free and open to the public.

  • by: Pia-Maria Thorén, Agile People
  • about: Managing Conflict
  • on: June 28th, 2022, 16:45-17:45 Uhr
  • on: Zoom (link after registration)
  • as part of: COACH

Abstract: Exploring conflict theory and finding the right balance between artificial harmony and creative conflict in a team or organization is crucial when moving towards high-performing teams. In this session, you learn different models for dealing with conflict, understand conflict escalation and various types of disputes, and handle conflict in a group.


Speaker: Pia-Maria Thorén is the pioneer of a fast-growing global movement – Agile People. She is a true multi-talent – she describes herself as a person in the middle of HR, IT, finance, and management. As the Inspiration Director for her company, Pia-Maria is a key influencer in Agile HR, Leadership and Motivation, a popular guest at conferences, and participates in numerous interviews on podcasts and blogs. In a personal, informal way – Scandinavian style – she makes it very clear that leadership needs to change.