Proceedings of the 59th Annual Meeting of the ISSS - 2015 Berlin, Germany

59th Edition of the Journal containing papers presented at the 2015 conference

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Vol 1, No 1 (2015): Proceedings of the 59th Annual Meeting of the International Society for the Systems Sciences

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Table of Contents

PLENARY

Causality and Reponsibility PDF
Mary Catherine Bateson
Capacity Building and Think2Impact PDF
Ockie Bosch, Nam Nguyen
Ecosystem Approaches: Navigating Complexity, Promoting Health " PDF
Martin Bunch
A Delicate Balance: the Interdependence of Natural, Artefactual, and Human System PDF
Noam Cook
Governing in the Anthropocene: what future systems thinking in practice?" PDF
Ray L Ison
Designing a Future for Humans to Fourish: Reframing the Long Crisis of the Anthropocene PDF
Peter Jones
Leadership for Sustainability of Socio-Ecological Systems PDF
John Kineman
Systemic Consulting - Challenges PDF
Louis Klein
Context Trumps Causality PDF
Michael Lissack
After the Anthropocene: A Degrowth Perspective on the Shortest Geological Period of all Times« PDF
Andre Reichel
Manifesto for General Systems Transdisciplinarity (GSTD) PDF
David Rousseau
Emancipating Transformations: from Anthropocene control to culturing systems PDF
Andrew Stirling
Systemic Design Panel - (inter)actors’ Pecha Kucha PDF
Liss C Werner

POSTER

The Display/Pickup Paradigm for Social System Behavior PDF
Susan Farr Gabriele
TPO Theory, Boulding's Typology, and the Display/Pickup Poster PDF
Susan Farr Gabriele
Triple Action RoundTable: A Practical Three-Entry Point Innovation PDF
Susan Farr Gabriele
Management as Evolutionary Epistemology: A Machian Genetic Critical Perspective as Basis for a Second Order Science PDF
Carl Henning Reschke

Action Research

Systems Research: How do we discover what we need to know, according to whom, and for what purpose? PDF
Mary C Edson, Ph.D., Gary S. Metcalf, Ph.D.
Using Critical Systems Thinking in Emancipatory Postgraduate Supervision PDF
Roelien Goede, Estelle Taylor
Practical Value of the Systems-based Evolutionary Learning Laboratory in Solving Complex Community Problems in Vietnam PDF
Tuan M. Ha, Ockie J.H. Bosch, Nam C. Nguyen
Action Research as a Research Method in Architecture and Design PDF
Christiane Margerita Herr
Method for promoting ICT engineering safety PDF
Takafumi Nakamura, Kyoichi Kijima
Action Research or Design Science Research as Methodology for the Development of a Historical Digital Graphical Novel? A Critical Systems Perspective PDF
Diane-Lee Pretorius, Roelien Goede, JT Terblanche
A critical systems approach to business intelligence system development PDF
Carin Venter, Roelien Goede

Balancing Individualism and Collectivism

Educating and Empowering Children for Governing the Anthropocene: A Case Study of Children’s Homes in Sri Lanka PDF
Eshantha Ariyadasa
Contributing to Sustainability through Translation in Governing the Anthropocene PDF
Oktay Eser
Ecological Footprint and Governing the Anthropocene through Balancing Individualism and Collectivism PDF
Janet Judy McIntyre-Mills
Risks, Crisis and the European Union Law: Implications and Parallels for Addressing Financial, Energy Security and Environmental Catastrophe PDF
Juliane Katherine Mendelsohn
Balancing Individualism and Collectivism in an Australian Aboriginal Context PDF
Keith Miller
The Anthropocene Problem as an Axiological Desequilibrium PDF
Francisco Parra-Luna
A Systemic view of the Value of Environmental Conservation: The Case of Bono Takyiman, Ghana PDF
Kofi Poku Quan-Baffour
Foregrounding Critical Systemic and Indigenous Ways of Collective Knowing towards (Re)Directing the Anthropocene PDF
Norma Ruth Arlene Romm
A Wicked Methodology for the Analysis of Wicked Problems: Integrating the Analysis of Meetings and Networks PDF
Christina Wasson, Julia Gluesing

Critical Systems Theory and Practice

Sense-Making between and across Stakeholder Perspectives PDF
Javier Calvo-Amodio, Shannon Flumerfelt
A Systemic and Hyperdimensional Model of a Conscious Cosmos and the Ontology of Consciousness in the Universe PDF
Chris H. Hardy
A Systems Science Framework for Understanding the Nature of Governance PDF
George Mobus
Three Constructs of Systems Thinking for Better Governing a Globalized World in the Anthropocene PDF
Yeon-soo(Youn-soo) Shim(Sim)
Using Critical Systems Thinking to Promote Reflexivity on an Engineering Sacrosanct Concept PDF
Maria Alejandra Torres-Cuello, Luis Arturo Pinzon-Salcedo, Angelica Maria Castaño-Herrera, Erika Van den Bergue - Patiño

Curating Emergence for Thrivability

Symmathesy--A Word in Progress PDF
Nora Bateson
Anthropocene? Yes, but Stratified – Measuring Existing Societies with Civilization Level Index PDF
Jason Jixuan Hu
Reprogramming anthropocene - crowdsourced governance of trans-technical systems PDF
Sasha Mile Rudan, Siniša Rudan, Dino Karabeg

Designing Educational Systems

The Display/Pickup Paradigm and Practice: A Unifying Systemic Approach to School and Workplace Renewal PDF
Susan Farr Gabriele
Towards a Systemic Evaluation for Graduate Academic Programs in Mexico PDF
Gabriela García-Haro, Oswaldo Morales-Matamoros, Ricardo Tejeida-Padilla

Health and Systems Thinking

Yin/Yang Cancer Treatment System:A Fundamental Shift in Cancer Management PDF
Elior Larry Kinarthy
Towards Systems Thinking: Strengthening the Bonds between Operations Research (OR) and Health Services Planning & Epidemiology PDF
Maria Stella Castro Lobo, Marcos Pereira Estellita Lins

Human Systems Inquiry

Toward the definition of the local development system in tourism PDF
Abraham Briones, Ricardo Tejeida-Padilla, Erika Cruz-Coria
Apithology of Humanity Psychology: Humanity as a Generative System PDF
Will Varey

Information Systems Design and Information Technology

CUSTOMER RELATIONSHIP MANAGEMENT SYSTEMIC MODEL IN MEXICAN SMALL, MICRO AND MEDIUM ENTERPRISES FOR THE HOTELIER SECTOR PDF
Sandra Dinora Orantes-Jiménez, Graciela Vázquez-Álvarez
Customer Centric Project Management Engaging the CUSTOMER in defining corporate requirements PDF
Charles Villanyi Bokor

Knowledge & Systems Science

MIND MAPPING SYSTEMS THINKER’S ATTITUDES FACING A SEPSIS PROBLEM PDF
Brigitte DANIEL ALLEGRO, Gary Robert Smith
Knowledge Transfer as a Rational Choice: A Decision Theoretic Characterization PDF
Yasuo Sasaki

Organisational Transformation and Social Change

SYSTEMIC APPROACH TO EXAMINE THE STRUCTURE, CONDUCT AND PERFORMANCE MODEL OF AGRICULTURE IN AFRICA, EVIDENCE FROM GHANA PDF
Kwamina Ewur Banson
RELEVANCE OF STAKEHOLDERS FOR TOURISM MANAGEMENT: THE CASE OF THE EL CHICO NATIONAL PARK, HIDALGO, MEXICO PDF
Erika Cruz Coria, Abraham Briones Juárez, Lilia Zizumbo Villarreal
Intangibles and Valuation in the Age of Knowledge PDF
Brian J Hilton
P2P in the anthropocene with the Convergence gathering as a case study PDF
Victor Ronald David MacGill
How to Eliminating Adverse selection Action? Comparative Analysis on Credit Evaluation System and Guarantee System in Chinese E-Commerce market PDF
Yong Pan
A Call to Action for the Systems Sciences Community PDF
Irma Wilson, Pamela Buckle Henning

Relational Science

Crisis Science for Sustainability PDF
John Kineman
Anthropocene as Life’s State of the Art in Disorder Production: A Sustainability Conundrum PDF
Jeffrey H. Robbins

SABI: Dialogue in Systems Applications in Business and Industry

Application of the Soft Systems Methodology (SSM) for Management of Laboratory Hazardous Wastes PDF
Giuliana Baccarin, Luciana Oranges Cezarino, Lara Bartocci Liboni, Adriana Cristina Ferreira Caldana, Dante Pinheiro Martinelli
SUSTAINABILITY AS A DYNAMIC CAPACITY: EVIDENCE IN A BRAZILIAN SUGARCANE ENERGY COMPANY PDF
Luciana Oranges Cezarino, Lara Bartocci Liboni, Adriana Cristina Ferreira Caldana
TOWARDS AN AUTOPOIETIC MANAGEMENT OF HUMAN ACTIVITY SYSTEMS IN MEXICAN TUORISM SECTOR SMES PDF
Juan Enrique Nuñez-Ríos, Abraham Briones-Juarez, Jacqueline Ivette Sánchez-García, Octavio Dalí Castillo-Colunga, Tanya Arenas-Resendiz, Ricardo Tejeida-Padilla
Corporate level Managerial Knowledge as a Complex Adaptive System PDF
Luz Maria Rivas
TOWARDS A SYSTEMIC BUSINESS MODEL FOR SMES PROFESSIONAL CONGRESS ORGANIZERS IN MEXICO PDF
Ricardo Tejeida-Padilla, Ana Gabriela Ramírez-Gutiérrez, Jaime Moreno-Escobar

SABI: Systemic Project Management

A moderating role of the sustainability in lean production systems: a longitudinal case study analysis PDF
Maria Rosaria Marcone, Domenico Carminucci
Coverage of ‘human factors’ in project management literature: a systematic journal review PDF
Beverly Pasian, Kirsten Feldbrugge, Shankar Sankaran

Socio-Ecological Systems

Sustainable development - behavioral changes with a view to a more sustainable future PDF
Markus Arzberger
The Value of the Frame: Painting Complexity using Two Chronic Disease Models PDF
Amber D. Elkins, Dennis M. Gorman, Jay E. Maddock, Hye-Chung Kum, Mark A. Lawley
The design of inquiry for Business Growth PDF
John Paul Kawalek
Initiatory Rites of Passage as Leverage Points: A Comparative Investigation of Symbolic Meaning in the Japanese School System PDF
Ian Roth
Strategic planning during the most recent Anthropocene PDF
William F Roth

Systemic Approaches to Conflict and Crises

Disaster Management for Boiling Globe by World’s 441 Nuclear-heated Water PDF
Shigeo Atsuji
“THE GREATER PUSH” FOR GROWTH AND SUSTAINABILITY IN AFRICA - EVIDENCE FROM GHANA PDF
Kwamina Ewur Banson
REQUIREMENTS ANALYSIS ON A VIRTUAL REALITY TRAINING SYSTEM FOR CBRN CRISIS PREPAREDNESS PDF
Annette Mossel, Andreas Peer, Johannes Goellner, Hannes Kaufmann

System Dynamics

The Limits of Bioenergy: A Complex Systems Approach to Land Use Dynamics and Constraints PDF
Alexandre Strapasson
Combining system dynamics modeling with other methods: A systematic review PDF PDF
Mohammadreza Zolfagharian, Georges Romme, Bob Walrave

Systemic Design

Bridge the Gap: spanning the distance between teaching, learning and application of systems thinking in the workplace PDF
Rupesh Amritlal Shah, Elaine Wedlock, Martin Reynolds
Architecture and Second Order Science PDF
Ben Sweeting

Systems Engineering

FOUR LAYERS APPROACH FOR DEVELOPING A TOOL FOR ASSESSING SYSTEMS THINKING PDF
Moti Frank, Sigal Koral-Kordova
Synthesizing Systemic Intervention Approaches: Combining Viable System Model, Knowledge Management, and Toyota Production System for a Sustainable Holistic Management Model PDF
Bradley Moore, Javier Calvo-Amodio, Joseph F. Junker
Workability and Mobility of Construction Machinery:Systematic Approach to Engineering Matters PDF
Tatsumasa TAKAKU

Systems Modeling and Simulation

A SYSTEMS SCIENCE APPROACH TO ADDRESS THE URBAN TOURISM ROLE IN THE CURRENT RE-URBANIZATION PROJECT OF MEXICO CITY PDF
Oswaldo Morales-Matamoros, Leticia Elizabeth Romero-García, Jaime Moreno-Escobar
INTERDISCIPLINARY COOPERATION AND SYSTEM MODELLING AS MEANS TO GOVERN THE ANTHROPOCENE PDF
Torbjörn Skytt, Sören Nors Nielsen, Erik Grönlund, Fredrik Ståhl, Anders Jonsson, Inga Carlman, Morgan Fröling
PoSITeams – Positive Systems Intelligent Teams, an Agent-Based Simulator for Studying Group Behaviour PDF
Teemu Tiinanen, Juha Törmänen, Raimo P. Hämäläinen, Esa Saarinen

Systems Philosophy

Complex Systems Biology and Hegel’s Philosophy PDF
Kazuyuki Ikko Takahashi

Viable Systems Modeling

A CYBER-SYSTEMIC APPROACH TO EXPLORE A VIABLE ORGANIZATION FOR AN ELECTRIC VEHICLE SYSTEM PDF
Isaias Badillo-Piña, Jorge Armando Rojas-Ramirez, Ignacio Enrique Peon-Escalante
Self-governance and symbiosis: a systemic approach to Socio Ecological Systems resilience PDF
Angela Espinosa, David Guzman
Viable System Model of Political Parties PDF
Allenna Leonard
DEVELOPING CAUSAL LOOP DIAGRAMS FOR COFFEE SUPPLY CHAIN: SUPPORTING TO ENHANCE THE COMPETITIVE ADVANTAGES OF A VIETNAMESE COFFEE PDF
Thich V. Nguyen, Nam C. Nguyen, Ockie J. H. Bosch
Understanding the management of the Chinese bank from Systemic Perspectives PDF
Jae Eon Yu

Workshops

SYSTEMIC DESIGN WORKSHOP PDF
Peter Jones
Education for Anthropocene Governance Part I and II PDF
Pavel Luksha, Alexander Laszlo
Systems Philosophy and its relevance to Systems Engineering PDF
David Rousseau
The Apithology of Humanity Psychology: An Introduction PDF
Will Varey


ISSN: 1999-6918