Seeing Beyond the Obvious: Wired to connect, trained to fragment, and what we can do about it – Linda Booth Sweeney, Toggle Labs on Vimeo

Seeing Beyond the Obvious: Wired to connect, trained to fragment, and what we can do about it – Linda Booth Sweeney, Toggle Labs

Linda Booth Sweeney, the Founder of Toggle Labs, introduces the concept of “systems” and discusses five key aspects of systems thinking: proactive thinking in complexity, knowing one’s frame, thinking in loops, leveraging causality, and helping the system see itself.

WWF’s annual Kathryn S. Fuller Science for Nature Symposium convenes scientists and entrepreneurs in science, policy, business, and development to stimulate conservation dialogue for actionable knowledge and dynamic learning for a priority conservation issue. The 2018 Symposium, presented in collaboration with National Geographic inspired thinking on why and how to integrate principles of systems theory in conservation. We brought together a diverse array of leading experts to challenge our current way of working—and to devise creative solutions to complex conservation and development challenges in the context of our dynamic planet. Learn more here: worldwildlife.org/fuller2018.