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A visit to Buurtzorg

May 10, 2023 - May 11, 2023

Jan 30, 2023 – 8pm to 9pm

More Effective Team Meetings in Less Than 60 Minutes

Ten years of team meeting best practices condensed in one hour.

Your key to unlocking productive, focused collaboration. In this power-packed online course, we cut through the noise and get straight to the strategies that make every minute of your team meetings count. Say goodbye to time-wasting and hello to streamlined, purposeful discussions. Join us and transform your meetings into a catalyst for success – all in under 60 minutes!

What other participants said after visiting Buurtzorg:

“I am inspired and feel ‘nourished’ :). The long car ride home was full of reflective insights!”

Senior Manager ‘Partnership & Organisation Design’ at Colruyt Group.

“It was very inspiring, and actually came at the right time as we can and may now build a new future for our organization, where we also have the freedom to make our own thing.”

CEO at Kommaboard.

“Got home yesterday, tired but very fulfilled. Inspired by Jos and Thijs’ story but also by the participants. Lots of energy to further shape the current team transition.”

BeNeLux Sales Manager Strategy at HP.

Get ready to take immediate action after this course!

We demonstrate how to (re)structure and lead a large organization in a self-managing way.

  1. Engage in intimate dialogue and Q&A with founder Jos De Blok himself, while Nick Van Langendonck, aka ‘Nick the Unbosser,’ facilitates thought-provoking discussions.
  2. Join two top-notch workshops on self-organizing with Buurtzorg International CEO Thijs De Blok, Buurtzorg Team Coaches, Buurtzorg Nurses and staff.
  3. Deeply connect with like-minded changemakers and enjoy a relaxing hotel stay with great amenities.
  4. Receive exclusive, preparatory content and a hard copy of Buurtzorg’s groundbreaking book, ‘Self Management: How It Does Work’ (Astrid Vermeer and Ben Wentinck).
  5. Become part of the Unbossers movement!

Hands-on insights you can immediately apply in your own role as a changemaker

  1. Explore how people collaborate smartly within a self-managing organization.
  2. Learn what frameworks Buurtzorg uses to create the boundaries within which teams can carry out their activities.
  3. Experience how self-management works in everyday collaboration, meetings and coin conflict management.
  4. Learn the solution-oriented communication method that defines the meetings at Buurtzorg.
  5. Understand the value of the customer-focused mindset of Buurtzorg’s supporting services and IT solutions.
  6. Discuss with your peers how all this can be applied to your own company’s challenges.

Practical info:

From May 10th 6 PM to May 11th, 2023 4 PM


Almelo Theater Hotel, Schouwburgplein 1
7607 AE Almelo, Netherlands

€ 1.290 excl. VAT per participant


  • Delicious diner & beverages
  • Nice room for one night, including breakfast
  • Wellness facilities (pool, sauna, etc)


  • Transport to and back from Almelo

May 10th, 2023

  • Welcome drink at the Almelo Theater Hotel at 06:00 PM
  • Opening dinner & drinks at 07:00 PM
  • Human connection & networking facilitated by ‘Nick the Unbosser’
  • Bar time

May 11th, 2023

  • Opening keynote + Q&A with Jos De Blok
  • Workshop 1: How self-managing teams really work
  • Workshop 2: How supporting services can be self-managed at scale
  • Check-out at 04:00 PM

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