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Open Meeting & AGM - Spring 2015

ma 20 april 2015 10:00–16:30
Manchester
, Groot Brittannië
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Open Meeting
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All welcome

Open Meeting & AGM - Spring 2015

Please note that after the presentations, this day will include the SCiO AGM for members.  

An open meeting where a series of presentations of general interest regarding systems practice will be given - this will include 'craft' and active sessions, as well as introductions to theory.  

There is a fee of £10 for all attendees for these meetings (plus a small eventbrite fee), and booking is required via https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/scio-open-meeting-agm-spring-2015-manchester-all-welcome-tickets-13805985073   If you do not wish to pay through eventbrite, it is still possible to book via benjamin.taylor@scio.org.uk and pay on the door.    

Event Resources

Ketso: a technology for creative group systems thinking
Joanne will discuss key principles of effective workshops, with a focus on creativity, taking a systems perspective and learning from the wisdom of the group. Participants will then Ketso to explore these ideas, and the workshop will end with a discussion of the way that principles have been embodie... Read more
Personal Reflections on Stafford Beer
I joined the ICT industry in 1974, teaching COBOL programming. By the early 1990's I had opened the first computer training department at Tesco head office, been a systems programmer, written one of the first database systems to run on the IBM PC, and generally had a lot of fun. But I had also noti... Read more
Systems thinking in the NHS: friend or foe?
NHS reforms have exposed leaders and staff to a scope and speed of change unlike anything they have experienced before. At a time when the NHS is still acclimatising to the most significant change since its establishment, we may pose a question, 'does the current context present a prime opportunity ... Read more
Identity as an active organising factor in relation to feedback loops
Angus has a transdisciplinary biography that includes professor, entrepreneur, consultant, writer, meditant and photographer. •        Most businesses have an intentional but inadequate and dysfunctional approach to managing identity. This session will propose that any organism or organization has ... Read more
ma 20 april 2015 10:00–16:30

Manchester
Verenigd Koninkrijk

£10 - cash on the door please