Presentations

  • Using Agile Methods with Systems Thinking Principles

    Transformational Information With Agile and Systems Thinking Transformational innovation requires a deep understanding of and commitment to addressing mental models which are often the cause of broken systems. This presentation will demonstrate how agile methods can benefit from a better understanding of the bigger picture. It has been stated that “more software projects have gone awry from management’s taking action…

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  • How to Accelerate Innovation with Open Source Simulation

    Insight Maker: Accelerating innovation and bigger thinking using open source simulation Originally Presented: May 11, 2017 (OSCON, Austin, TX) Simulation models are great tools for performing experiments and for employing systems-thinking principles to visualize and gain a deeper insight of how one area of a system impacts its other parts. Simulation and modeling tools are especially effective for understanding the…

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  • Simulation : The impact of assumptions

    In designing solutions, it is important to closely evaluate the assumptions you have used to define what will work and what will not work. Often, we make decisions without the necessary information required to design a solution that will work. To improve the outcome of your actions, first you should clearly define your objective/purpose, then evaluate your current state, your…

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  • Prototyping with lean startup methods and open source tech

    Open sourcing the lean startup method Innovation plays a critical role in the survival of an organization. Now more than ever, businesses are forced to adapt rapidly, relying upon technology to improve their competitive advantage and to drive progress. In the new industrial revolution, innovation must take a 360-degree approach to developing solutions at the intersection of business, hardware, software,…

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