Hull 2011 Retrospective

The 55th Annual Meeting of the International Society for the Systems Sciences has held at San Jose State University, July 17-22, 2011. The main page for the conference is at http://isss.org/world/2011_Hull_UK .

The conference schedule is at http://isss.org/world/2011_program, with a online softcopy program book accessible as a [preview in browser] or a [download from http://isss.org/conferences/hull2011/2011_Program_Book.pdf].

Note: These digests and recordings do not represent the complete conference program. Afternoon sessions were held in parallel streams, spreading the audience across interests of choice.

Plenaries: [Monday] [Tuesday] [Wednesday] [Thursday] [Friday]

Plenaries

Speakers: [David Lane] [Gerald Midgley] [Louis Klein ] [Jennifer Wilby] [Peter Checkland] [Jifa Gu] [Ranulph Glanville ] [panel Tuesday] [Eve Mitleton-Kelly] [Michael C. Jackson] [Samantha Robitaille] [panel Wednesday] [Jim Hazy] [Alexander Laszlo] [Mark Drewell] [Kathia Castro-Laszlo] [panel Thursday] [Feedback from SIG Working Groups] [David Greenwood] [Mary Edson ] [David Ing] [Annual General Meeting]
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2011/07/18 08:55 Jennifer Wilby "Conference Opening"

Dr. Barbara Allen, "Welcome"

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2011/07/18 09:00 David Lane, "Working across the Qualitative/Quantitative Spectrum: Applications of System Dynamics in the Public Sector"

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2011/07/18 09:50 Gerald Midgley, "When Science Meets Law: Framing, Paradox and Ritual in the use of Forensic DNA Evidence"

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2011/07/18 10:10 Louis Klein, "Systemic Consulting Revisited – A Paradigm Walk" [text digest]

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2011/07/18 11:55 Jennifer Wilby "All Together Now: Working Across Disciplines" [text digest]

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2011/07/19 09:00 Peter Checkland, "Four Conditions (Frequently Ignored) for Serious Systems Thinking and Action" [text digest]

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2011/07/19 09:55 Jifa Gu, "Wuli-Shili-Renli System Approach to the Queuing Problems"

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2011/07/19 11:15 Ranulph Glanville, "A Bestiary of Wickednesses"

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2011/07/19 12:05 Panel on Systems "-abilities": Peter Checkland, Jifa Gu, Ranulph Glanville - [Question panel Tuesday MP3 128kbps] [ISSS Conference Video] (MP4)
2011/07/20 09:00

Eve Mitleton-Kelly, "A Governance Framework for a National Project Delivered Locally by Multiple Partners: A Complexity Theory Perspective"

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2011/07/20 09:45 Michael C. Jackson, "Systems Thinking, Complex Projects, and the Applied Management Disciplines"

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2011/07/20 11:00 Samantha Robitaille, "Managing Complex Research Programmes in Complex Organisations"

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2011/07/20 11:40 Stephen Hayes, "The ‘Conspiracy of Optimism – Why Mega Projects Fail"

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2011/07/20 12:05 Panel on Complex Project Management: Eve Mitleton-Kelly, Michael C. Jackson, Samantha Robitaille, Stephen Hayes - [Panel Wednesday MP3 128kbps] [ISSS Conference Video] (MP4)
2011/07/21 09:00

Jim Hazy, "Rethinking Leadership and Social Value Creation: Incorporating Complexity and Individual Agency into the Systems Perspective"

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2012/07/21 09:55 Alexander Laszlo,, "Systemic by Nature: The Making of a Systems Leader"

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2011/07/21 11:00 Mark Drewell,, "Narratives and Leadership for a Global System in Transition"

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2011/07/21 11:30 Kathia Castro Laszlo, "Beyond Systems Thinking: The Role of Beauty and Love in the Transformation of our World"

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2011/07/21 12:05 Panel on Systemic Leadership: Jim Hazy, Alexander Laszlo, Mark Drewell, Kathia Castro Laszlo - [Panel Thursday MP3 128kbps] [ISSS Conference Video] (MP4)
2011/07/22 09:00 Alexander Laszlo, Kathia Castro-Laszlo and Joanne Tippett, "Feedback from the SIG Working Groups" [text digest]

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2011/07/22 09:15 David Greenwood, Anatol Rapoport 2011 Award Honoree

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2011/07/22 09:30 Mary Edson, Sir Geoffrey Vickers 2011 Award Honoree

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2011/07/22 11:10 David Ing, "Service Systems, Natural Systems: Sciences in Synthesis"

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2012/07/20 10:00 Jennifer Wilby, ISSS Annual General Meeting

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