3 03, 2018

Right Move vs Next Move Overview

By |2018-03-14T13:20:25+00:00March 3rd, 2018|Action, B. Individual Intelligences, C. Collective Intelligences, D. Strategic Intelligences, Designing Impact, Inquiry, Meshworking, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Right Move vs Next Move Overview

I am at the stage of my move from Canada to Scotland, where small doubts, hidden concerns and niggling worries creep into my daily thoughts. I wonder (privately to myself), “Did I make the right move?” Of course, it is too early to tell. I just have to trust the process of following [...]

25 10, 2017

Co-Creating the Cities of the Future, Now – Reus, Catalonia, Nov 17-18 2017

By |2017-10-25T20:41:05+00:00October 25th, 2017|A. Contexting Intelligences, B. Individual Intelligences, Book 2, C. Collective Intelligences, D. Strategic Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Placecaring, Placemaking, Uncategorized|0 Comments

A healthy city is the one that continually creates and improves its physical and social environments and extends community resources that allow people to mutually support themselves in the realization of all the functions of life and develop to the full potential. World Health Organization International Congress on Integral Cities: Transforming the world through [...]

10 10, 2017

A Tale of Cities & Cells: Our Human Evolutionary Agenda

By |2017-10-09T18:41:26+00:00October 10th, 2017|A. Contexting Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Ecosphere, Emergence, Integral Maps, Uncategorized|0 Comments

by Guest Blogger Elisabet Sahtouris, PhD evolution biologist and futurist, Advisor to Integral City. Elisabet notes the visual similarities of naturally evolved biological cells and cities with long histories, and makes an actual comparison of the two as complex adaptive living entities in evolution. She concludes that cities have greater evolutionary potential for leading us into [...]

20 12, 2016

Integral City Meshworks + Integral Without Borders = New Synergy

By |2017-04-07T02:57:16+00:00December 20th, 2016|C. Collective Intelligences, E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Emergence, Master Intelligence, Spiritual intelligence, Uncategorized|0 Comments

  “The world is changing. Borders are shifting. Development is happening at all scales – in organizations, communities, cities, nations and globally. It’s time we brought new energy into our service to emerging the next stages of evolution for human systems. Let’s see if we can synergize together!”         With this shared [...]

14 01, 2012

Integral City 2.0 Blasts Into Space

By |2017-04-07T02:57:35+00:00January 14th, 2012|E. Evolutionary Intelligences, Uncategorized|1 Comment

Integral City has blasted into outer space! Or at least sub-orbital flight. Teaming up with astronaut, Dr. Mindy Howard, we are contributing to the Next Generation Sub-orbital Research Conference (Feb 27-29 Palo Alto).  Check out Mindy and team's itinerary for blast off under Flight Training Peak Experience: Optimizing the Conditions of Inner Space for Outer Space. This is a [...]

5 01, 2012

Environment for Consuming or Happiness?

By |2017-04-07T02:57:36+00:00January 5th, 2012|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Consumerism is to our society what cancer is to our body, said Michael Dowd at the Integral Spiritual Experience. He brings attention to our evolutionary conundrum - why would we consume the reources of the planet in the same way that cancer cells consume the energy of the body?But how can we measure when we are in [...]

29 12, 2011

City Development Patterns Miss the Patterns of Development

By |2017-04-07T02:57:36+00:00December 29th, 2011|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Cities can do nothing to promote economic development, according to Mario Polese. But are the development patterns he enumerates missing the patterns of development of human culture and consciousness? Polese traces the modern to post-modern fads that have influenced community economic development (CED) at the city scale from the 1960's to early 2000's: strategic industries, industrial complexes, [...]

18 12, 2011

Occupy In 3 Acts

By |2017-04-07T02:57:36+00:00December 18th, 2011|Uncategorized|1 Comment

Occupy the conflagration of my vegetable stand. Occupy Twitter. Occupy our Arab Spring. Occupy IMF suite. Occupy hotel maid. Occupy Rikers Island.Occupy your repossession. Occupy your unemployment. Occupy their Wall Street.Occupy Greek trag-edy. Occupy Italian com-edy. Occupy German euro-medy.Occupy - the action play of 2011.