Temporary Contact with Team Buzan

Hi Guys   Communication in China can be a little bit challenging due to access being restricted from some sites that we commonly use. Facebook, Messenger, WhatsApp, Twitter etc are all barred to us which means contact that is usually a click away becomes quite convoluted. If you need to get in contact with #TeamBuzan over the next few days please use our temporary email…

A very welcome dinner

  The World Mind Mapping Council members have arrived in Beijing after a long ( and If I am honest a fairly tortuous journey) But what a lovely surprise  – a “welcome Dinner” hosted by Megan and her team from China .. and what a dinner!  Such a pleasure to finish a half-way-around-the world trip where you have been dependant on Railway Sandwiches and Airline…

Taiwan National Mind Mapping Competition

  The 11th World Mind Mapping Championships Qualifying Round for Taiwan, Full Blossom of the Flower of Mind Mapping! November 9, 2019 has observed the grand opening of the 11th World Mind Mapping Championships Qualifying Round for Taiwan. The qualifying round followed the rules of the World Mind Mapping Championships to include “Note taking from a Lecture” and “Note Making Freestyle” as competitions. The first…

Accommodation Options for the World Mind Mapping Championship

We are looking forward to meeting all our friends in Mental Literacy at the 2019 World Mind Mapping Championship in Beijing, China. To assist in your planning our Chinese Organising Team have made some recommendations for accommodation – hotels that are with easy travelling distance of our venue at the Renmin University of China. If you have any challenges please contact our Chinese Team on:…

Announcing the 2019 World Mind Mapping Championship

We are delighted to announce that the 2019 World Mind Mapping Championship will be held in Beijing, China on the 29th November 2019. To sign up for this event please make contact with our Chief Arbiter Elaine Colliar on Elaine@TonyBuzan.com Our gorgeous venue this year will be the Renmin University of China at 59 Zhongguancun Street, Haidian District, Beijing,China The Competition is a Standard Three…

French National Mind Mapping Championship

French National Mind Mapping Championship Cite des Science et de L’industrie – Paris October 4th 2019 One of the most wonderful things about being asked to attend as Chief Arbiter to the National Mind Mapping Championships around the world is that you never quite know what your “office for the day” will be like. But you do know that on this day you will make…

French National Mind Mapping Championship – RESULTS

French Open Mind Mapping Championships 2019 Number Surname Name Points Mind Map note taking Ranking  Mind Map note taking Points freestyle Ranking Freestyle TOTAL Ranking total 58 Alam Shomie ALAM 132 5 155 1 287 1 16 Tarea Simon TAREA 135 3 149 3 284 2 2 Vanden Bosch Philippe VANDEN BOSCH 141 1 142 9 283 3 8 Boukhalfa Djamila BOUKHALFA 141 1 136…

UK Open Mind Mapping Championship

Thursday 6th of June was a fabulous day!  It was the day of the UK National Mind Mapping Championship hosted by our wonderful friends at L’Escargot in Greek Street, London. Nine Countries joined us in the standard two discipline National Mind Mapping Competition format; Israel; France; Italy; Poland; Pakistan; Scotland; England and Germany and China. Essentially this consists of two Mind Maps in four hours…

Friends on a Flying Visit

It’s always lovely when we get to meet our colleagues from around the world face to face rather than by email or video call. Today we met Mei Yan Yan (Megan) and Yan Wan (Kelly) who came all the way from China to record a video insert with the President of our Group Ray Keene. This will be for promoting the World Speed Reading and…