London open day

SCiO Global mini-Conference and AGM

Event Date Mié, 04/10/2023 - 09:00 - Mié, 04/10/2023 - 14:00  GMT+1
Event type:
Open Meeting
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All welcome

SCiO Global mini-Conference and AGM

This meeting will be a mini-conference with four presentations and will incorporate the SCiO AGM.

Timetable (guideline only):

09:00h    Introduction
                  Jan de Visch - New Meta-systems Thinking for Regenerative Leadership

10:00h    Ed van der Winden - Whatever works - Adventures of a couple of systemic consultants in IT organizations

11:00h    Annual General Meeting

12:00h    Simon MacCormac - Shifting minds and shifting sands

13:00h    Patrick Hoverstadt - The purpose thing…


Event Resources

New Meta-systems Thinking for Regenerative Leadership
Socially, we see a trend in organizations toward being more conscious and sustainable. The number of companies seeking to reduce their carbon footprint to zero is growing. To achieve this, new business and operational models are emerging, often focused on ecosystemic collaboration. Often a broad com... Read more
Whatever works - Adventures of a couple of systems consultants in IT organizations
In this light-hearted talk Ed van der Winden will share some of his experiences in trying to help IT departments move to a better place. A lot of systems models have played a role in this: the talk will focus on examples of their practical use. Some of the more well-known models that will be discuss... Read more
Shifting minds and shifting sands
In this talk, Simon will share some of his experiences in working with government-linked bodies in Asia and the Middle East seeking to harness new opportunities: to do new things or to do things differently. And yes: systems thinking can provide a solid basis for shaping and harnessing positive chan... Read more
The purpose thing…
There is a split within Systems in both thinking and practice around purpose. Is it about ‘intention’ or is it about effects – the POSIWID position. This split is not limited to the field of systems, as an example it also splits the field of ethics, but for us in our discipline it has had enormous c... Read more
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