Schumacher Institute - communications officer

Job description – communications officer. The Schumacher Institute is looking for someone to help us with their communications, website, administration, book-keeping, and backup financial transactions. The role would be two days (14 hours) a week and is for 15 months in the first instance. Hours are flexible, would suit someone with caring responsibilities.

Systems Thinking Practitioner L7 Apprenticeship

We are very pleased to announce that SCiO have agreements in place with the apprenticeship provider Cherith Simmonds to supply suitably qualified resources for their delivery of the L7 Systems Thinking Practitioner Apprenticeship in England and to support the design and development of their programme. It's been designed by practitioners for practitioners - people who have not just read a book on it, but the people who not only wrote the books, but more importantly have been there, done it and know about all (or at least most) of the pitfalls and can guide people away from them.

Hull Centre for Systems Studies hosts two high profile events; 2-3 June 2021

The Centre for Systems Studies at the University of Hull annual lecture is by Carlo Rovelli, the celebrated theoretical physicist, on the work of Alexander Bogdanov followed by a dialogue hosted by Emeritus Professor Mike Jackson. This will be followed the next day with an all-day symposium on the life, work and contemporary relevance of Alexander Bogdanov. Attendance is free - click here for more details.

ISSS Book Club

The International Society for System Science has set up a book club with the aim to explore the systems science literature in depth. Books will be read over several months, with monthly reading assignments of approximately 50-100 pages. Meetings are on the third Thursday of the month from 12:30 – 2:00 pm Eastern Time.This is en event for ISSS members only.

UK Work Opportunity for Systems Thinking Support

Northumberland County Council Public Health Team (UK) are seeking expressions of interest from individuals with experience of research and analysis using system thinking tools and approaches. The Council is due to start a community conversation in one of our towns and the situation of concern is the strengthening of communities. This conversation will take place between the 15th March and the 15th April via online workshops, surveys and face to face subject to COVID-19 restrictions. Click here for more details.

All Membership payment options now working

All membership payment options now work with all banks. We apologise for this problem over the past months. If you experience any problems please contact us using the contact us option below.

Cybernetic Society programme

CybSights events are hosted by the Cybernetics Society regularly twice a month. Future events include a presentation by Humberto Maturana and an online cybernetic drama. Attendance is free - non-members are invited to give a donation if they wish.

The Hidden Power - system thinking podcasts

A series of six system thinking podcasts by Philip Tottenham & Ed Straw with others are now all available in Resources - search on resource type podcast. Also see https://www.edstraw.com/category/blog/