Author: Angelika Schanda

A new conception of the Bertalanffys: BERTA takes the stage

“The artist duo MUELLER-DIVJAK created an exhibition entitled “77.000 GENERATIONS – Berta says: We need to find a new conception of man“. Therefore and for a new generation of systems science communication BCSSS board member Jeanette Müller and BCSSS member

BCSSS Board member Ray Ison publishes new book on the hidden power of systems thinking

In times of great societal changes and challenges such as climate change, the need for new ways of thinking and acting have become urgent. Together with campaigner and writer Ed Straw, BCSSS board member and IFSR president Ray Ison’s published

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Artists MUELLER-DIVJAK invite to their new exhibition: “77,000 Generations – Berta says: We need a new conception of man”

With their new exhibition, MUELLER-DIVJAK (BCSSS board member Jeanette Müller and BCSSS member Paul Divjak) thematize the role that our species can play in shaping their own destiny. The display includes environmental interventions, sculptures, soundscapes, collages and watercolor paintings, texts,

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Ethical and Juridical Aspects on Human Digitalization in Health (HDIHA)

Concluding a very successful year for the BCSSS Research Groups ‘Human Digitalization’ as well as ‘Systems Medicine and Health Care Systems’, BCSSS Vice President Felix Tretter organized the sixth symposium in the series of Big Data and Health events on

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Great interest in systemic perspectives by young changemakers at the Local Conference of the Youth Austria

This year’s Local Conference Of Youth Austria (LCOY), the Austrian Youth Climate Conference, in Vienna from 8 to 10th of November featured two sessions on systems thinking. The registration lists for the two sessions were already full in the early

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Systems Medicine: Comorbidity of diabetes and depression

On 22 to 23 October, BCSSS Vice President and Health Care Research Group leader Felix Tretter invited to a second round of his expert workshop on the issue of Systems Medicine. In the previous meeting in April 2019, the group

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Issues of Assessment in Human Digitalization in Health Affairs (HDIHA)

From 8 to 9 October 2019, BCSSS Vice President Felix Tretter continued his efforts to bring together scientists, medical professionals and big data experts as part of the BCSSS Research Groups ‘Human Digitalization’ as well as ‘Systems Medicine and Health

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Winners of the Austrian National Award for Design show great promise for a sustainable future

On 25th of september 2019, the Austrian National Award for Design (Staatspreis Design) was awarded by the Austrian Ministry for Digital and Economic Affairs organized by our partners designaustria. BCSSS managing director Stefan Blachfellner and program manager Angelika Schanda were

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