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    Waiting for the last one(s)

    1) Have you ever/ or will facethe problem of breaking theice in a team of people who

    dont know its other?2) Have you seen Borat or

    Bruno?

    3) Do you have a favorite ice-breaking game?

    4) Have you seen Eyes wide

    shut (Kubrick)???

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    Masks as Icebreakers

    An experiment made by EESTECduring Bio-improve your lifeand turned out to become a

    tool : )

    On behalf of eestec:

    Panos Symvoulidis

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    Framework of the idea

    Eestec: Electrical EngineeringStudents European assoCiation

    ways to make engineers social awareand orient their research with greater

    needs and good Workshop: bio-improve your life

    implementation of technology forpeople with special needs

    30 participants (+local students)

    13 promoters

    7 days tight schedule no time to

    spend on icebreaking

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    Needs behind of the idea

    Quickand

    effective

    Funny

    and effective

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    welcome event

    icebreaking welcome party

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    Photos

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    Some results

    1. Everyone remembered each othermaybe not as Andres but as Kung-Fu Panda

    2. The were randomly changing groups

    rather than creating 2-3 fixed sub-groups

    3. The less social participants, where

    approached by the other memberwith the excuse of first nightshappening

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    Why was this a success?

    1. Easy first-line : )

    you are a great (pause) What RU?

    2. Feel-free to express (it is not you thatis getting embarrassed but your

    role)a big hug from a fluffy bear is always acceptable

    3. more emphasized differsthe hippo-giraffe is clearer than Tom-Thomas

    4. Chances for personal 1-1 moments

    the moments of preparation for example

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    Possible (???) dangers

    1. Discrimination of no/badcostumes

    2. Costume as a protection wall hide behind the persona

    3. Keeping the role after the endof the party

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    Tip&Tricks

    1. Easy- wide costume theme

    2. Have some accessories/bodyor face paints for the not-prepared

    3. Ask them to choose wiselycostume:Role=Name/Characteristic

    4. Modify the ice-breakers

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    10Q : )

    On behalf of EESTEC thank you foryour:-time-feedback-expansion ideas

    For furtherinformation/communication:[email protected] (personal)

    eestec.ntua.gr (Athens)eestec.net (International)

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    Quiz???

    Question: Why we choose thistheme?

    Real Answer: Google result at

    ppt theme mask

    Best Answer:________________(\\able to support why the presenter preferred

    some quality time with the participants of TF4rather than finding the appropriatebackground. : )

    thank you personally for time and the needed

    excuses