August 19 is the twenty-ninth meeting for Systems Thinking Ontario. The registration is on Eventbrite.

Systems Thinking Summer Conferences Debriefings

In the international systems community, summer is a busy time for conferences.  In the past few months, we've had:

This session of Systems Thinking Ontario will have conference attendees share what they learned.


Suggested pre-reading: 

For the ISSS meeting:

For the ASC symposium:

For the ISIE conference:

For the Purplsoc conference:


Time Activity Role(s)
6:15 Self-introductions (15 seconds each)
  • Who am I?
  • Which affiliations do I have that might be relevant to systems thinking?
  • How did I come to systems thinking?
Convenor:  TBD
6:30 Conference reports
  • What happened?
  • Peter Jones
  • Allenna Leonard
  • David Ing
7:45 Double loop learning: Revisions in meeting format? Suggestions welcomed
8:00 Adjourn
  • Walk to Baldwin Street (north on McCaul Street, 0.5 km, (the pattern has been for Hana Korea  or Noodle Face, both of which are quiet enough to talk)
  • Continue discussion over dinner and/or drinks.
No host

Post-meeting artifacts

Bloggers are encouraged to write about their learning and experiences at the meeting. Links will be added to this page.