RESILIENCE: How things bounce back
Tuesday, October 2, 2012 6:30-8:30pm
Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Services Center, Conference Room A
4805 Edgemoor Lane - 2nd Floor Bethesda, Maryland 20814
(across from Red Line Metro Bethesda, public parking available)
Directions available in the Plexus DC Fractal Network athttp://www.plexusinstitute.org/group/dcfractal
For more information, contact Lisa Kimball at firstname.lastname@example.org
Resilience can be defined as the ability of people, communities, and systems to maintain their core purpose and integrity amid unforeseen shocks and surprises.
Join us for a rich conversation about the emerging science of RESILIENCE - a body of work closely linked with our work with the complexity framework.
The concept of resilience can be a powerful lens through which to look at business planning, social development, national energy security, and personal development. What causes one system to break down and another to rebound? In the face of constant disruption, can we build better shock absorbers - for ourselves, our communities, our economies, and for the planet as a whole?
Want to know more? Read this article: "Resilience" Author Andrew Zolli on the Secrets of Failure.