Human Dimensions of Organizations

CSI Group Training

May 13 – 14, 2022


Faculty and staff from UT Austin’s HDO Program are excited to welcome you to our upcoming Professional Training program.

This page provides key logistical information for your upcoming course with HDO. Please review the information below prior to your course.

We look forward to working with you!

General Information


All of this week’s courses will take place at UT Austin’s IC2 Institute. IC2 is located at 2815 San Gabriel St., Austin, TX 78705. Free parking is available on-site. HDO is located on the third floor of the Institute. 

Hotel Information

Hampton Inn

1701 Lavaca St., Austin, TX 78701

What We Provide

  • Coffee, tea, and refreshments
  • Light breakfast
  • Catered lunch
  • Wifi access
  • Pens and notepads
  • Parking validation
  • Course materials as designated by the faculty

What to Bring

  • Tablet or laptop (optional)
  • Additional note-taking materials (optional)
  • Business cards (optional)
  • Light jacket or sweater (optional)
  • Enthusiasm!

Course-Specific Information

Please note that some courses include optional pre-work to help you prepare for the day.


Addressing Change-O-Phobia: please complete this qualtrics survey prior to Friday’s course

Q&A on Communication: In the next week, please write down a couple of things about communication at work that you find frustrating at times, or can’t seem to get right, or other people can’t seem to get right. Give as many details as you can about it (without names), and one example you’ve experienced of each one you mention, if possible.

 This can be in the form of an email or an attached document. 

Email to:


Friday, May 13

8am – noon: “Addressing Change-O-Phobia: Leading Change Up and Down the Org Chart” course with Davida Charney and Marcia Silverberg

Noon – 12:30p: Lunch Break

12:30p – 2:30p: Talk + Q&A: Elizabeth Keating on Communication

2:30p – 2:45p: Break

2:45p – 5:45p: “Understanding & Balancing Motivations” course with Elizbaeth Richmond-Garza

Saturday, May 14

9a – noon: “The Heart of Leadership: Moving Forward through Change” (part 1) course with Paul Woodruff and AJ Josefowitz

Noon – 12:30p: Lunch Break

1230p – 2:30p: Talk + Q&A: Art Markman on Behavior Change & Influence

2:30p – 2:45p: Break

2:45p – 4:45p: “The Heart of Leadership: Moving Forward through Change” (part 2) course with Paul Woodruff and AJ Josefowitz

Slide Decks

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