WORLD CAFE: THE EMERGING FUTURE
w/ DR. OTTO SCHARMER (MIT + The Presencing Institute)
All students, staff and faculty are invited to join an interactive, community-wide discussion of global issues and new ideas about leadership, innovation and the emerging future of societies, business, economies, natural resources, and the planet.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 26, 4PM-6:30 PM
MAIN GALLERY, LIBRARY
RSVP to reserve your spot!
Dr. C. Otto Scharmer is a Senior Lecturer at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and founding chair of the Presencing Institute. His new book Leading From the Emerging Future: From Ego-system to Eco-system Economies (co-authored with Katrin Kaufer) focuses on transforming business, society, and self. Scharmer chairs the MIT IDEAS program and helps groups of diverse stakeholders from business, government, and civil society to innovate at the level of the whole system. He currently is a Vice Chair of the World Economic Forum’s Global Agenda Council on New Leadership Models and holds a Ph.D. in economics and management from Witten-Herdecke University in Germany. More information about Scharmer and his work can be found at www.presencing.com .