Tamsin Woolley Barker, PhD. evolutionary biologist. Hundreds of millions of years, ants and termites and vast underground fungal networks have worked together in huge cities, compounding their wealth from one generation to the next with four simple principles: Collective Intelligence, Distributed Leadership, Swarm Creativity, and Regenerative Value.
Nora Bateson is an award-winning filmmaker, writer and educator, as well as the President of the International Bateson Institute, based in Sweden. Her work asks the question "How we can improve our perception of the complexity we live in, so we may improve our interaction with the world?" In video she tell us about warm data, the relational information that integrates a complex system.
Arawana Hayashi’s pioneering work as a choreographer, performer and educator is deeply sourced in collaborative improvisation. She currently heads the creation of Social Presencing Theater (SPT) for the Presencing Institute. Working with Otto Scharmer and colleagues at the Presencing Institute, she brings her background in the arts, meditation and social justice to creating ‘social presenting’ that makes visible both current reality and emerging future possibilities.