November 15th is the 52nd meeting of Systems Thinking Ontario. Please RSVP at Eventbrite.
Relating Systems Thinking & Design
RSD6 Conference recap and discussion at Systems Thinking Ontario
Attended RSD6 in Oslo this year? Then, come out and tell us about your experience!
Didn't attend RSD6? Then join us to discuss the latest thinking at the intersection of Systems Thinking & Design.
Peter Jones, will share his observations and experiences from the recent RSD6 Conference, held on October 18-20,
at the Oslo School of Architecture and Design in Oslo, Norway; where, this year's theme was:
Environment, Economy, Democracy: Flourishing Together,
exploring the opportunities for systemic design in: democratic participation and policy innovation, strongly sustainable business innovation, flourishing communities, design of architectures, settlements and built environments.
RSD6 is engaging many complementary themes and speakers on critical human system issues connecting to flourishing and democracy, including:
- Social impact in flourishing and change programs
- Health and population wellness
- Ecological design and bioregion development
- Human-scaled and regional economies
- Sociotechnical and technological systems
- Other themes relating systems thinking and design
Join us in an open discussion. Newcomers always welcomed.
In preparation, please review the following notes:
- RSD6 Conference Program
- RSD6 Book of Abstracts
- Proposed discussion paper: Reflections of Humberto Maturana at RSD5 (papers from RSD6 have not yet been published)
- though discussion on any conference theme is welcome