Transduction – leading transformation – Issue #68

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The usual groaning smørrebrød table…featuringMissionsMastodonGovCampthe Quipuerotic noircybersemioticsCave and Drakethe science of lifethe roots of healthQatari water slidesComplexity tourismcollaborative designpunctuated equilibriasave local governmentcybernetics and controlambulance waiting timesan erotic framework for cyberneticsa surprising amount on Autopoiesis cybernetics and evolutionary changethe class of ‘books enjoyed by #wordrotators’strengths-based work in a deficit-based systemand the instruction to be authentic
I’m speaking at Stretch Conference, 2022 – beautiful Budapest, November 28-29, 2022Stretch is a leadership and management conference organized for the 8th time since 2013 by CraftHub. Come and learn from the best and stretch yourself.stretchcon.com
Isn’t it sometimes like this?One time in the North, there were three moose hunters. They hire one of those planes that lands on water, to take them out into the wilderness to go moose hunting. The plane drops them off and they say, “See you back this time on Friday.” And the pilot says, “Good luck”, and takes off. … Continue reading Isn’t it sometimes like this? →chosen-path.org
“Be authentic!” “No, not like THAT!”How often do leadership, management, and development courses actually squash innovation — and even put people into a double bind? So often, organisations claim that they want ‘sparky’, ‘authentic’, ‘challenging’ people to ‘be empowered’ and ‘move up the hierarchy’. And, so often, when they send them on the training courses designed to empower that, they get ‘surprising’ … Continue reading “Be authentic!” “No, not like THAT!” →chosen-path.org
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Save local services. Local Government Association.The future financial sustainability of councils is on a cliff-edge. Without Government action, they will have no choice but to significantly cut the local services our communities – and economy […]www.publicservicetransformation.org
United Kingdom Government Camps 2023 – Sign up now!For 2023, @UKGovCamp and @govcampnorth have teamed together to bring you a festival of events both online and in person. And you can register for the sessions now. Tuesday 17th January 2023 @govcampnorth – Barnsley Thursday […]www.publicservicetransformation.org
Poverty and the health and care system. The King’s Fund.Health and care systems can mitigate, reduce and prevent poverty’s effects on health, but to do this they need to be much better at sharing and acting on data. The […]The post Poverty and the health and care system. The King’s Fund. appeared first on PSTA.www.publicservicetransformation.org
Missions at a local level: Learnings from Greater Manchester and beyond, UCL.The UCL Institute for Innovation and Public Purpose has produced a series on mission-oriented innovation at a local level. Check out their post on learning from Greater Manchester.The post Missions at a local level: Learnings from Greater Manchester and beyond, UCL. appeared first on PSTA.www.publicservicetransformation.org
Strengths-based work in a deficit-based system – Escaping the invisible asylumFor #HousingDay2022 we have captured the experiences of our PTS Coaches & people navigating the broken systems that surround public services. We ask coaches at Mayday and in our partner organisations across the UK, to walk alongside people who are going through tough times. A person’s coach will often be the only person they meet…alexfoxblog.wordpress.com
£136 billion of wasted government spending when the NHS is being massively underfundedRichard Murphy on tax, accounting and political economywww.taxresearch.org.uk
Where does health flow from?. How do you grow a specific plant? Well… | by Aidan Ward | GentlySerious | Nov, 2022 | MediumHow do you grow a specific plant? Well, you plant a seed or seedling in soil adjusted to suit that plant and the water and weed it, right? Maybe. How does a person become diseased? They are infected…medium.com
Collaborative design is a tool for change: Here’s how it helps teams succeedGood collaboration doesn’t happen by simply increasing the number of emails or meetings; it happens through intentional, informed planning. And that’s where collaborative design comes in. In short: collaborative design is a facilitated process that brings stakeholders together to reach shared outcomes. Here are four ways that collaborative design helps ensure a team’s success.www.coeuraj.com
Benjamin P. Taylor @antlerboy@mastodon.social on TwitterI dunno, not sure about the water park features in the #Qatar #worldcuptwitter.com
The Nick Drake classic John Cale elevated to celestial levelsNick Drake was one of the finest songwriters of all time. One of his best songs was elevated to celestial levels by former Velvet Underground member, John Cale.faroutmagazine.co.uk
So You Think That There is a Mind-Independent Physical Reality…A short but rather amusing clip of Dan Robinson discussing Berkeley’s subjective idealism in a lecture on Kant’s Critique of Pure Reason and the Refutation o…www.youtube.com
Gesamtkunstwerk on TwitterA thread on the Quipu, the only known three dimensional writing system.twitter.com
cristóbal on Twitter: “What would you call this class of book? – Notes on the Synthesis of Form – Thinking in Systems – Why Greatness Cannot Be Planned – Cybernetics” / TwitterWhat would you call this class of book?- Notes on the Synthesis of Form- Thinking in Systems- Why Greatness Cannot Be Planned- Cybernetics (2) cristóbal on Twitter: “What would you call this class of book? – Notes on the Synthesis of Form – Thinking in Systems – Why Greatness Cannot Be Planned – Cybernetics” / […]stream.syscoi.com
Queer villains, erotic noir, 90s pulp. ‘Basic Instinct’ and the backlash, rewound : Pop Culture Happy Hour : NPRI present this as another excellent case study of perspective-taking, multiple perspectives, the long view, incommensurability in unexpected (as well as expected) forms, tides of history and their backward, and also a very enjoyable podcatt Queer villains, erotic noir, 90s pulp. ‘Basic Instinct’ and the backlash, rewound : Pop Culture Happy Hour : NPR See […]stream.syscoi.com
Marc Hudson on TwitterMan announces he will quit drinking by 2050…twitter.com
Modeling Autopoiesis and Cognition with Reaction Networks — Vrije Universiteit BrusselModeling Autopoiesis and Cognition with Reaction NetworksFrancis Heylighen, Evo Busseniers Modeling Autopoiesis and Cognition with Reaction Networks — Vrije Universiteit Brusselstream.syscoi.com
Editorial to the Inaugural Issue of Collective IntelligenceOriginally posted on Complexity Digest: Jessica Flack, Panos Ipeirotis, Thomas W Malone, Geoff Mulgan, Scott E Page Collective behavior is a universal property of biological, social, and many engineered systems. However, the study of collective intelligence—roughly, the production of adaptive, wise, or clever structures and behaviors by groups—remains nascent. Despite that, it is growing in…stream.syscoi.com
Complexity science in the name of politics: a travel diaryOriginally posted on Petter Holme: This is a reading diary of a naïve complexity / computational social scientist’s first encounter with F. A. Hayek + Eastern Bloc tektology & cybernetics. You might have heard about project Cybersyn? In 1970s Chile, Salvador Allende’s socialist regime was betting on a systems-theoretical approach to the complex decision-making that’s…stream.syscoi.com
Open Call – Conference Complex Systems (CCS 2024 and CCS 2025)Originally posted on Complexity Digest: The Complex Systems Society (CSS) organizes every year a main conference (CCS) – the most important annual meeting for the complex systems research community. The Complex Systems Society invites bids to host the edition for 2024 and 2025. The conference is generally held in September/October of each year. More at:…stream.syscoi.com
CFP | Luhmann Conference 2023 | Environments. Observed with social systems theoryOriginally posted on Dr. Steffen Roth: Call for papers?to the Luhmann Conference 2023 on “Environments. Observed with social systems theory” Venue: Inter-University Centre (IUC), Dubrovnik, Croatia Address: Don Frana Bulicá 4, 20000 Dubrovnik, Croatia Dates: 12-15 September 2023 Pre-conference dinner: 11 September 2023 Theme Commonly associated with nature or ecology, the concept of environment is foundational to social…stream.syscoi.com
6th International Conference for Systems and Complexity Sciences for Health – ISSCSH, 16-17 November 2022, Phoenix Arizona USA6th International Conference for Systems and Complexity Sciences for Health 6th International Conference for Systems and Complexity Sciences for Health – ISSCSHstream.syscoi.com
Punctuated equilibrium – WikipediaPunctuated equilibrium Punctuated equilibrium – Wikipediastream.syscoi.com
Joan Lurie at The HR Congress World Summit – Becoming systemic thinkers – adapting the way we make sense at workNovember 29, 2022 09:50 AM Becoming systemic thinkers – adapting the way we make sense at work // Expert interview with Joan Lurie Otti Vogt is also speaking at the conference Joan Lurie – The HR Congress World Summitstream.syscoi.com
Translating Complexity – Community of Practice on VimeoWicked_labPLUS Learn how the University of Melbourne’s The Alive Centre for Mental Health Research Translation is translating Wicked Lab’s framework to the 8 Aboriginal Ways of Learning + mental health research translation ecosystem. Presented by Josh Moorhouse and Phillip Orcher from The Alive Network / The University of Melbourne. Translating Complexity – Community of Practice […]stream.syscoi.com
A physical wiring diagram for the human immune systemOriginally posted on Complexity Digest: Jarrod Shilts, Yannik Severin, Francis Galaway, Nicole Müller-Sienerth, Zheng-Shan Chong, Sophie Pritchard, Sarah Teichmann, Roser Vento-Tormo, Berend Snijder & Gavin J. Wright?Nature volume 608, pages397–404 (2022) The human immune system is composed of a distributed network of cells circulating throughout the body, which must dynamically form physical associations and communicate using interactions…stream.syscoi.com
World Hypotheses – Wikipediavia @daviding World Hypotheses From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to navigationJump to search World Hypotheses: A Study in Evidence, by Stephen C. Pepper (1942), presents four relatively adequate world hypotheses (or world views or conceptual systems) in terms of their root metaphors: formism (similarity), mechanism (machine), contextualism (historical act), and organicism (living system). In World Hypotheses, Pepper […]stream.syscoi.com
John Krakauer Part 1: Taking Multiple Perspectives on The Brain | COMPLEXITY podcastExcellent. NOVEMBER 11TH, 2022 | 51:05 | E95 John Krakauer Part 1: Taking Multiple Perspectives on The Brain | COMPLEXITYstream.syscoi.com
Systems Lessons of the Global Problematique: Valuing Connection · Journal of Design and Science – Anjali SastrySystems Lessons of the Global Problematique: Valuing Connection Today, greenhouse gas emissions are rising again while questions about how to spur economic growth continue. I wonder, are we missing the connection? Might a move away from reduction help us to understand our shared options? by Anjali Sastry Systems Lessons of the Global Problematique: Valuing Connection · […]stream.syscoi.com
In search of an erotic framework for Cybernetics Tickets, Sun, Nov 20, 2022 at 12:00 PM | UK timeNov 20In search of an erotic framework for CyberneticsInspired on the circularity of desire, an erotic approach may bring new insights on concepts such as the observer, control and black box.ByAmerican Society for CyberneticsFollow213 followersWhen and whereDate and timeSun, November 20, 2022, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM EST In search of an erotic framework for […]stream.syscoi.com
“Positive” Systems Archetypes – The Systems Thinker“POSITIVE” SYSTEMS ARCHETYPESBY MARILYN HERASYMOWYCH, HENRY SENKO The Systems Thinker – “Positive” Systems Archetypes – The Systems Thinkerstream.syscoi.com
Insight 2022 – Day 2 – How the science of systems thinking can support the craft of wise decision making – A GP practice case study, 22 Nov 2022, 2pm UK timeHow the science of systems thinking can support the craft of wise decision making – A GP practice case study Part of INSIGHT 202 Insight 2022 – Day 2 – How the science of systems thinking can support the craft of wise decision making – A GP practice case study – Midlands Decision Support Networkstream.syscoi.com
Nicholas Westbury on LinkedIn – paper listing 64 different technical formulations of complexity and chaos. What technical definitions do you think are missing?Nicholas Westbury(He/Him) • 1stPrincipal systems researcher in Civil Service and developing futurist14h • Edited • 14 hours ago Just found Defence Research and Development Canada | Recherche et développement pour la défense Canada‘s 2007 paper: Complexity and Chaos – State-of-the-Art; Formulations and Measures of Complexity, https://lnkd.in/ggi3dYXt Listing 64 different technical formulations of complexity and chaos. What technical definitions […]stream.syscoi.com
Release | Health beyond medicine. A planetary theory extension | Dr. Steffen RothRELEASE | HEALTH BEYOND MEDICINE. A PLANETARY THEORY EXTENSIONPosted on Oct 24, 2022 by Dr. Steffen Roth Release | Health beyond medicine. A planetary theory extension | Dr. Steffen Rothstream.syscoi.com
Systems as a concept and the concepts of system science on VimeoSystems as a concept and the concepts of system science ISSS 10 Sept 2022 Gary Smith Systems as a concept and the concepts of system science on Vimeostream.syscoi.com
Some thoughts on systems coaching – by Alice EvansSome thoughts on systems coaching Alice Evans Jun 28 When I entered the world of funding and systems and complexity in 2013 by joining a charitable foundation in the newly created role of Director of Systems Change, the experience was daunting and overwhelming. The job title was confusing, expectations were high, and no one – […]stream.syscoi.com
Integrative Design for Systems Change — Stanford d.schoolIntegrative Design for Systems ChangeWHAT IS THIS?OverviewIf you’re thinking about using design in the social sector, this collection will help you get started with learning about core methodologies, stories from practitioners’ in the field, and a couple activities that you can apply towards your own work. If you’re curious to learn even more in depth, […]stream.syscoi.com
Emergence, (Self)Organization, and Complexity – Carlos Gershenson – YouTubeEmergence, (Self)Organization, and Complexity – Carlos GershensonSanta Fe Institute Emergence, (Self)Organization, and Complexity – Carlos Gershenson – YouTubestream.syscoi.com
Place-based change community of practice – RenaisiPlace-based change community of practiceUsing ‘place’ helps practitioners reach beyond traditional systems to invite multiple perspectives and unite people around shared ambitions. Place-based change community of practice – Renaisistream.syscoi.com
Beyond Systems Thinking | edXBeyond Systems ThinkingTo deal with the current global polycrisis, we need cultural and mental transformation. This MOOC is the second of four MOOCs that hybridize science, design and transformative praxis. This joint learning journey is a fluid, intervention-driven, synergistic process addressing complex challenges with regional focus. It entails a critical look at systems thinking, tools […]stream.syscoi.com
Systems Change Finland – and Converge & Emerge 2, 24 November 2022Not the first time I’ve posted this, but by way of tribute to this excellent group (and particularly Mikael Seppala), since I’ve just plucked up the courage to dive back into their Slack after several weeks away and the next… 20 or so… posts will be from that direction (particularly Mikael). Open to members outside […]stream.syscoi.com
A Systemic Recovery | New Approaches to Economic Challenges | OECD iLibrary (free to read online)A Systemic RecoveryNew economic thinking and acting through a systemic approach could outline policy alternatives to tackle the global-scale systemic challenges of financial, economic, social and environmental emergencies, and help steer our recovery out of the current crisis. A systemic recovery requires an economic approach that balances several factors – markets and states, efficiency and […]stream.syscoi.com
Cybernetics and the Dichotomy of Control:Originally posted on Harish’s Notebook – My notes… Lean, Cybernetics, Quality & Data Science.: In today’s post, I am looking at the dichotomy of control in stoicism through the lens of cybernetics. My main source for the dichotomy of control (DoC) is the great Stoic philosopher, Epictetus. One of the common interpretations of this…stream.syscoi.com
Cybersemiotics: A New Foundation for Transdisciplinary Theory of Information, Cognition, Meaningful Communication and the Interaction Between Nature and Culture – BrierCybersemiotics: A New Foundation for Transdisciplinary Theory of Information, Cognition, Meaningful Communication and the Interaction Between Nature and CultureSøren Brier Cybersemiotics: A New Foundation for Transdisciplinary Theory of Information, Cognition, Meaningful Communication and the Interaction Between Nature and Culturestream.syscoi.com
Evolutionary Change & Cybernetics – Psybertron AsksEvolutionary Change & Cybernetics Evolutionary Change & Cybernetics – Psybertron Asksstream.syscoi.com
Klaus Krippendorff – RSD10 – Uncritical design to critical examinationsFrom Uncritical Design to Critical Examinations of its Systemic Consequences Klaus Krippendorff – RSD10 – Uncritical design to critical examinationsstream.syscoi.com
The Phenomenology of Informationally Closed Beings:Originally posted on Harish’s Notebook – My notes… Lean, Cybernetics, Quality & Data Science.: In Cybernetics, the idea of “informational closure” is an important one. This basically means that information does not enter us from the outside. We do not receive information as an input and process it to create representations. This is a…stream.syscoi.com
Why have ambulance waiting times been getting worse? System analysis – The Health FoundationWhy have ambulance waiting times been getting worse? 4 November 2022 Why have ambulance waiting times been getting worse? – The Health Foundationstream.syscoi.com
Agnes Callard on Aspiration – EconlibAgnes Callard on AspirationSep 28 2020 Agnes Callard on Aspiration – Econlibstream.syscoi.com
Robert Rosen’s Anticipatory Systems Theory: The Science of Life and Mind – Rosen (2022)Robert Rosen’s Anticipatory Systems Theory: The Science of Life and Mindby Judith Rosen Mathematics | Free Full-Text | Robert Rosen’s Anticipatory Systems Theory: The Science of Life and Mindstream.syscoi.com

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