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Open Meeting - Autumn 2013

7 October 2013 10:00–16:30
Manchester
, United Kingdom
Event type:
Open Meeting
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All welcome

Open Meeting - Autumn 2013

An Open Meeting where a series of presentations of general interest regarding Systems Practice will be given. To book a place, please email Benjamin at benjamin.taylor@scio.org.uk. Please bring cash to pay on the day. As usual, the attendance fee is £10, the open meeting is open to non-members, and lunch and drinks are not included, but facilities are available.

The schedule is given at the foot of this email, but please do plan to attend for the whole day.

The basic agenda is this:

10.00 SCiO Notices

10.20 Session 1 – Jane Searles and Roger Duck

11.05 Q&A/feedback/activity

11.20 Drinks break

11.40 Session 2 – Jon Walker and Angela Espinosa

12.25 Q&A/feedback/activity

12.40 Lunch

1.40 Session 3 – Peter Cooper

2.25 Q&A/feedback/activity

2.40 Drinks break

3.00 Session 4 – Brendan O’Connell

3.45 Q&A/feedback/activity

4.00 Tie-up discussion

4.30 Close …discussions continue afterwards in the bar…

Event Resources

The future of the electricity system in Europe
Radical change, over short timescales, is needed in the electricity industry to meet consumer and environmental needs. Jane and Roger focus on how market, organization, and technology architectures can be developed using viable systems models and other systems techniques.... Read more
A complexity approach to sustainability: theory and applications
Jon and Angela will be presenting their new book, published recently by the Imperial College Press, as part of their new book series in complexity. They will argue that most of the current methodologies and paradigms supporting sustainability programs have limitations there is an urgent need for the... Read more
People systems: working with leaders to create positive workplace culture
Peter is co-founder and Managing Director of Advanced Dynamics, an Australian company working with people to build capable organisations, helping both to realise their full potential. Drawing on leadership frameworks and systems approaches, application to leadership over 12 years at Advanced Dynamic... Read more
7 October 2013 10:00–16:30

Manchester
United Kingdom

£10