HSD Professional Certification

Adaptive Action Labs

See, Understand, Influence: Theory and Practice of Human Systems Dynamics

May 28 - 29, 2019 | 9:30a - 5p (cest) | World Trade Center Utrecht

Many people see ambiguity, cognitive overload, and helplessness at the intersection of complexity science and human systems. They worry about unpredictable surprises, and they fear the loss of control that mark VUCA (volatile…

Spread the Word: Dissemination in Complex Systems

June 25, 26, 28, 2019 | 12p - 2p (cdt) | 5p - 7p (gmt) | Online

You want to change across your organization or in a broader system. You know change is needed, but you hear resistance and concern about “reinventing the wheel” or wasting time exploring new ideas.

Influence Patterns for Productive Discourse: Adaptive Action and Facilitation

August 20, 21, 23, 2019 | 12p - 2p (cdt) | 5p - 7p (gmt) | Online

You recognize the urgency for groups to work together to create a shared future. Yet, the challenges are great. Many forces influence every decision and outcome. Groups are more diverse. History shapes today’s actions and…

Upcoming Labs

An Adaptive Action Lab offers the best of consulting and training into a single event. As a participant, you define and work on your most intractable challenge. Then you learn about human systems dynamics (HSD) as you apply your new learning to frame your challenge in a way that points to your best next wise action.

Adaptive Action Labs

Live Virtual Workshops

Live Virtual Workshops

HSD in Action: Leveraging the Complexity in Your Life

June 6, 2019

You encounter new perspectives and opportunities every day that challenge what you were taught about the world. You find that strategies for taking action often don’t work as well as they used to. Every day new books and…

Quarterly Virtual Mini-Conference

June 20, 2019

Three Associates will share how they are using HSD in their work, in their homes, or in their communities. Join us for this 90-minute session that highlights and celebrates the patterns of diverse applications and deep…

Adaptive Consulting: Stand in Inquiry to See, Understand, and Influence

July 25, 2019

As a consultant, you work with a variety of individuals, groups, and/or organizations. Each one is unique. What worked in one place may or may not be effective in another. You look for an approach you can rely on, only to…

Upcoming Workshops

Glenda Eoyang, founder of the field of HSD, hosts free, online Virtual Workshops (webinars) every month. Covering topics from health care to education reform to world peace, she draws on current events, global opportunities and concerns, and local actions.

Custom Design Adaptive Action Labs

Custom Design Lab

Online or in person, wherever you are…

Your intractable problems are one-of-a-kind. Your people are special. Your industry is transforming. Your market is shifting. Your challenges are wicked. Consultants make assumptions, give advice, and leave the work to you.…

Custom Design Adaptive Action Labs