CFP: Special issue journal of SYSTEMS
CALL FOR PAPERS for a special edition of the journal of SYSTEMS. Papers will be published as they are accepted with final deadline 15th Jan 2017. See below for topic details.
Systems Resources from IIED
IIED is a policy and action research organisation in sustainable development. Based in London IIEDworks in Africa, Asia, Latin America, the Middle East and the Pacific with some of the world’s most vulnerable people to strengthen their voice in decision-making arenas that affect them.
MITs Free Software for Planning Large Cities of the Future
MIT has just released its open source Urban Network Analysis software for analysing interdependent aspects of urban development at city level.
Resources: Systemic Thinking for Planners and Designers
Gary Metcalf a visiting member of faculty at Aalto university in Finland has collated a useful list of Systems liiterature resources under broad topic headings.
Co-creation without systems thinking can be dangerous
Gerald Midgely asks 'Why does the theory and practice of co-creation need to be informed by systems thinking?' Co-creation without a thorough understanding of systems thinking can be deeply problematic. Essentially, we need a theory and practice of systemic co-creation.
WCSA 2017 in Brazil more details
For more details on the WCSA 7th World Conference on Governing Turbulence - Risk and Opportunities in the Complexity Age that will be held in Brazil in 2017 download the flyer here.
New Book! A Guide to Systems Research
- Parent Category: Publications
New book A Guide to Systems Research: Philosophy, Processes and Practice is available from Springer. Authors are M.C. Edson, P. Buckle Henning and S. Sankaran. Introductory 20% discount see below.
Stafford Beer VSM origins (video)
Stafford Beer describing the origins of the Viable Systems Model.
- CFA WCSA7 Conference Brazil 2017
- Call for abstracts ISSS 2016 India and USA
- New Book Think Crime!
- RSD5 Symposium 2016 Toronto
- Next ANZSYS conference
- Systems Map of Obesity Factors
- Bio: Alvaro J. Romera
- System Thinking World Webinars
- System Dynamics of Tourism Ningaloo
- Systems Thinking - Linked-In Group