Relating Systems Thinking to Design 4

At the Frontiers of Systemic Design

Relating Systems Thinking & Design 4 Banff Centre, Alberta, Canada Sept 1-3, 2015 Abstract Deadline: Now 12 April, 2015

For 3 years the Relating Systems Thinking and Design (RSD) symposium has convened scholars, design researchers, and serious practitioners to articulate and demonstrate the shared value of a transdisciplinary field . . . → Read More: Relating Systems Thinking to Design 4

Remembering our friend Ranulph Glanville

Ranulph Glanville presented his last major talk as our keynote speaker at RSD3 in Oslo, October 16, 2014 – the talk, and Ranulph, was historically rich, colourful, inspirational, intimate and witty. Dr. Glanville passed away Dec 20 after a brief stay in hospital following a rapid turn in the progression his cancer.  Although he studied . . . → Read More: Remembering our friend Ranulph Glanville

Caring for the Future: The Systemic Design of Flourishing Enterprises

Presented at OCADU Research Rendezvous, Nov 17, 2014

Abstract

Human commerce utilizes the most significant share of natural resources and produces the largest aggregate impact on the earth’s environment. As a consequence of modern employment and work cultures, commerce, corporations as opposed to governments, also construct much of the social contract and social organizational forms . . . → Read More: Caring for the Future: The Systemic Design of Flourishing Enterprises

Systemic Design Research Network

(Posted this month on the Strategic Innovation Lab site). We are rolling out the Systemic Design Research Network, a cooperative educational group founded in 2011 whose aims are:

To advance the practice of systemic design as an integrated discipline of systems thinking and systems-oriented design To convene an annual international symposium, Relating Systems Thinking . . . → Read More: Systemic Design Research Network