Category: Lectures

Global Brain Singularity: Universal history, future evolution and humanity’s dialectical horizon

We invite you to join us at the BCSSS, Paulanergasse 13, 1040 Vienna, on Tuesday September 25th, 2018 at 5pm (with a follow up conversation until 7pm) to meet with Cadell Last, PhD candidate at the Vrije Universiteit Brussel. If

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“Systems Thinking” at the First Summer School of Thinking by the Montparnasse Initiative

Stefan Blachfellner represented the BCSSS together with Helene Finidori at the first summer school program by the Montparnasse Initiative – School of Thinking, which was hosted by the Center for Research and Interdisciplinary (CRI) in Paris, France from 12th to

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Psychoanalysis from the Perspective of System Theory – Guest Lecture by Henriette Löffler-Statska

Henriette Löffler-Stastka visited BCSSS on June 28th, 2018 and gave a guest lecture on psychoanalysis from the perspective of system theory. The medical specialist works as Associate Professor for Psychoanalysis and Psychotherapy at the Medical University of Vienna since 2012.

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The Relationship between Sociology and Psychoanalysis – Guest Lecture by Johann August Schülein

“How does society come into psyche and how does psyche come into society?” This was the main question Prof. Dr.phil. Johann August Schülein discussed during his guest lecture at BCSSS on June 14th, 2018. With the intention to discuss the

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“Paradigm shifting” talk by BCSSS member Michele Battle-Fisher at TEDxDartmouth in 2018

Michele Battle-Fisher, BCSSS member, was a presenter at TEDxDartmouth on 21 April 2018 at Dartmouth College, USA. In line with the conference’s theme “Paradigm Shift”, Michele spoke about the innovation of teaching systems thinking to medical students. Systems thinking is

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BCSSS Fellow John Collier on “Autonomy”. 28th March 2018 at BCSSS.

BCSSS Fellow John Collier, Emeritus Professor and Senior Research Associate, Philosophy, University of KwaZulu-Natal, Durban, will visit the Center again for research reasons.  Visit his Open Lecture on “What is Autonomy?” 28th March 2018 16:00 BCSSS, Paulanergasse 13/5, 1040 Wien

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University Lecture on “Techno-eco-social Transformations”

Wolfgang Hofkirchner was invited to be part of the course SOLV XI (self-organised course no. 11) on the change of production and industrial relations in the course of the digital revolution at the Department of Economics (Volkswirtschaft) of the Vienna University

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Systemic Design for Future Mobility at the IIID Traffic & Transport Forum 2017 in Linz, Austria

Stefan Blachfellner, Managing Director of the Bertalanffy Center for the Study of the Systems Science, was an invited speaker at the IIID Traffic & Transport Forum in Linz, Austria, 23 – 24 November 2017, organized by the International Institute for Information

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