System and Living World

April 05, 2021 1 min read

The system world and the living world can be integrated in an optimal coherent situation. Individuals, organisations and natural ecosystems live in harmony with their governing systems vice versa. Or they can be completely separatedNo interaction, no connection, no coherent situation.

We need a 'Black King'

April 02, 2021 1 min read

Within society public leadership counts. We know the challenges before us, related to climate, energy, biodiversity, equality, circularity. To take a step forward we need people with vision, connectedness and credibility. We need the steward, the Black King.

City Codex

December 26, 2019 1 min read

The City Codex of the city ecosystem is mainly inspired by different sciences, such as ecology, mathematics, social psychology and public administration. The codex relates to the governance of the city considered as an ecosystem, like that of a forest ecosystem.

Public Value

October 12, 2019 2 min read

Public value is chosen to be at the very heart of the City Canvas. It is something that desirable, worthwhile, important and is considered as main driver for and influencer of decisions we make.

City components

October 02, 2019 7 min read

Every ecosystem can be conceived as a set of interactive subsystems one level lower, from the highest level to the basic components, being organisms such as plants, animals and humans.

Ecosystem City™

June 11, 2018 5 min read

To compare the forest and the city ecostem is quite challenging. To find possible analogies is even exciting. Well, a city, can be, like a forest, considered as a community of living components...