We are a network of system innovators which seeks to tackle complex challenges.
The Systemic Design Group is an innovation network of independent consultants ,that connects and invites a variety of professionals with diverse backgrounds to jointly work towards a more sustainable future. With a multitude of skills we offer a unique combination of approaches, to innovate us out of the current messes. Together.
“Systems thinking is a context for seeing wholes. It is a framework for seeing interrelationships rather than things, for seeing patterns of change rather than static snapshots”
Challenges we work on
What drives the success of participation processes in urban development?
We supported a initiative from Kreuzberg Berlin in exploring the underlying dynamics of and participation process to uncover potential leverage points.
How can Systems Thinking be applied to international cooperation?
We developed a training format for the Deutsche Gesellschaft für Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) on how Systems Thinking can be applied in the field of international cooperation for sustainable development.
Which dynamics led to the problematic living conditions in Kenya and which strategic initiatives can help in the long term?
A systemic analysis process was designed and implemented on behalf of an international NGO. In two multi-day, participatory workshops, a common understanding of the complex “living” system in Kenya was developed with system actors.
How can we support students in driving urban innovation through online System Mapping?
We're offering lectures for Systemic Design and Systems Thinking at various universities in Germany. There we together with the students explore the field of System innovation.
We drive the conversation here in Berlin, and beyond.
Join our online and offline communities:
With articles, inspirational talks, shared best-practices, hands-on exercises and by exploring systemic tools, we intend to build an active Systemic Design community in Berlin. Join our Meetup-Group here in Berlin or be part of the conversation online via Medium.
We are members of federations, societies and collaborative platforms such as: