New online SiD video courses

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Dear sustainability enthusiasts, To continue building your knowledge in systemic sustainability, we are launching a bundle of new courses, an introduction course, and extended courses on SiD Theory, SiD Method, …

Symbiosis in Development (SiD) training

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Training programs for the Symbiosis in Development framework are offered by Except Integrated sustainability. Both open-registration workshops around Europe and worldwide in-company training are offered, as well as a series of …

IKEA’s Self Learning Supply Chain

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The Birth of IKEA’s Self-Learning Paper & Print Supply Chain Speeding up sustainability across the industry with systemic tools Tim Horsten, Tom Bosschaert, Ronald Hazelzet Rotterdam, March 8 2017 “I …

Brighton Design Futures Sessions

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This case study focuses on an educational workshop on the application of SiD in a 3 day workshop at Brighton University, in the program ‘Design Futures’. It aimed at creating …

SiD System Indicators (RAH)

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System indicators define the performance of the system as a whole, and are the highest order of evaluation in a system. The system indicators together define a system’s ‘sustainability’, and …

SiD Sustainability Definition

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Sustainability is one of the most important words of the last few decades. It is the main driver of many programs and initiatives in society, and arguably the most important …

SiD ELSI in detail

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ELSI is a categorization tool to index the different areas of interest for integrated development. It replaces the People, Planet, Profit system to offer a more structured approach that yield more …

SiD Overview

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Symbiosis in Development (SiD) is a framework for developing multi-faceted sustainability innovations, using systems-thinking, network theory, and life cycle understanding. SiD allows a complete systems-based understanding of sustainability, different disciplines …