RSD8 Slides - Paying Attention to Where Attention is Place in the Rise of System(s) Change(s)

``Here’s a link to the slides I presented, (co-authored with David Ing) in Chicago at RSD8.

Touches on:

  • Behavioural vs. Ecological Perspective on System(s) Change(s)
  • Errors - Type 3 and Type 3
  • Affordances from ecological psychology

Call on audiences to ask where our attention is placed in System(s) Change(s). In authentic systems thinking, synthesis (putting together) precedes analysis (taking apart). Similarly, System(s) Change(s) would benefit from focusing on ecological changes (outside-in) before behavioural (inside-out)