Successful social innovations, in organizations, communities and large to large social institutions and ecosystems, are born in marriage of deliberative design and self-organizing emergence. The art of Social Process Architecting is in balancing those two creative forces, as we strive to replace dysfunctional systems, products, and processes. We call that type of innovation “pivotal” because they are pivotal to the wellbeing of all touched by them.
Your first challenge is to describe briefly a social or organizational innovation project that you are or want to be involved in the next 6 months, including what warms your heart about t.
The second challenge is to map similar innovation projects and at least three new ideas that they bring to yours.
|What: Sample Action Domains||How: Some Approaches|
|Business Model Innovation
Cultural & Knowledge Commons
Value-Creation with Communities of Practice
Complex Adaptive Social Systems
Learning Cites & City Networks
Media Innovation Strategy
Regional Innovation Ecosystems
Generative Action Research (page 64)