U-Lab: Leading Profound Innovation for a More Sustainable World

The three movements of the U from Theory U.

The three movements of the U. This course is heavily grounded in Theory U, a change management method, and also incorporates the theories of presencing and capitalism 3.0 as drivers of innovative change. (Image by Prof. Otto Scharmer. Used with permission.)

Instructor(s)

MIT Course Number

15.975

As Taught In

Fall 2010

Level

Graduate

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Course Features

Course Highlights

This course is organized into sessions, which are meant to be completed sequentially. Each session includes assigned readings and videos to be reviewed before class and an assignment to be completed after the session.

Course Description

15.975 U-Lab: Leading Profound Innovation for a More Sustainable World is an interactive and experiential class about leading profound innovation for pioneering a more sustainable economy and society. The class is organized around personal reflection practices, relational practices, and societal practices. It focuses on the intertwined relationship between the evolution of capitalism, multi-stakeholder innovation, and presencing.

Scharmer, Claus. 15.975 U-Lab: Leading Profound Innovation for a More Sustainable World, Fall 2010. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/sloan-school-of-management/15-975-u-lab-leading-profound-innovation-for-a-more-sustainable-world-fall-2010 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA


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