Essays about: "systems thinking"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 186 essays containing the words systems thinking.

  1. 1. Thinking Outside the Lootbox : Balancing on the Scale of Gacha

    University essay from Uppsala universitet/Högskolan på Gotland/Institutionen för speldesign; Uppsala universitet/Högskolan på Gotland/Institutionen för speldesign

    Author : Kevin Alonso; Erik Jigvall; [2018]
    Keywords : dark game design patterns; Gacha; Gachapon; Gasha; gambling; game industry; Lootboxes; Lootcrates; video games; virtual economies.;

    Abstract : Lootboxes currently cause a frequent debate in the games industry where the discussion is often focused on the connection to gambling. In this thesis an addition to this debate is made by taking a closer look at Gacha design – a way to design games around monetization – through theory and player opinions. READ MORE

  2. 2. An Exploration of Strategic Sustainable Development (SSD) Complemented Transformative Social Innovation (TSI) Tools

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling

    Author : Adriana Colquechambi; Gül Ulu; Mari Nakamura; Xiaohui Yu; [2018]
    Keywords : Framework for Strategic Sustainable Development; Transformative Social Innovation; TRANSIT Project; TSI Tools;

    Abstract : The human social system is facing complex social issues and (new) initiatives coming from different social actors are born to try to tackle these complex social issues. Social innovation is the field where these initiatives function, so it is also a complex field to identify and frame. READ MORE

  3. 3. Planting Seeds for the Future: Sustainability, Theory U, and Youth

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling; Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Institutionen för strategisk hållbar utveckling

    Author : Sara Hoy; Christina Swarna Sarker; Eike Niclas Schmidt; [2018]
    Keywords : Theory U; youth; sustainability; systems thinking; personal development; youth leadership;

    Abstract : Youth will be dealing with the global sustainability challenge that our world is currently facing. They are considered to play a crucial role as future leaders in the transition towards a more sustainable society. These leaders need an inherent understanding of the sustainability challenge that they are confronted with. READ MORE

  4. 4. vehicleLang: a probabilistic modeling and simulation language for vehicular cyber attacks

    University essay from KTH/Skolan för elektroteknik och datavetenskap (EECS)

    Author : Sotirios Katsikeas; [2018]
    Keywords : Domain Specific Language; Probabilistic Modeling; Cyber Security; Threat Modeling; Attack Graphs; Vehicular Security; Domänspecifikt språk; Probabilistisk modellering; Cybersäkerhet; Hotmodellering; Attackgrafer; Fordonsäkerhet;

    Abstract : The technological advancements in the automotive industry as well as in thefield of communication technologies done the last years have transformed thevehicles to complex machines that include not only electrical and mechanicalcomponents but also a great number of electronic components. Furthermore,modern vehicles are now connected to the Wide Area Network (WAN) and inthe near future communications will also be present between the cars (Vehicleto-Vehicle, V2V) and between cars and infrastructure (Vehicle-to-Infrastructure, V2I), something that can be found as Internet of Vehicles (IoV)in the literature. READ MORE

  5. 5. Exploring business model innovation for circular bio-economy : a case study on aqua-agro interactions in food production on Åland

    University essay from SLU/Dept. of Economics

    Author : Ludvig Bennetoft; Natalie Tysk; [2018]
    Keywords : circular bio-economy; integrated aquaculture and agricultural production systems; sustainable business model innovation;

    Abstract : Because of the growing population in the world, leading to increased resource demand and at the same time the need for conserving the environment, there is a growing interest in transitioning from present economic systems to a more sustainable future. Out of this context, the concept circular bio-economy (CBE) is highlighted by policy makers and governments, and adopted by businesses, because it is as a way of decreasing human-induced environmental impacts, generate new market opportunities and use resources more efficiently. READ MORE