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Wrigley Lecture Series presents Frances Westley

February 17, 2010

Frances Westley joined the University of Waterloo in July of 2007 as Chair of Social Innovation Generation, a national initiative designed to build capacity for social innovation in Canada. She is published widely in the areas of building resilience of socio-ecological systems, knowledge generation, managing uncertainty and change, and visionary leadership. Her books include "Experiments in Consilience," which focuses on the dynamics of collaboration in managing ecological and conservation challenges, and "Getting to Maybe," which addresses the inter-relationship of individual and system dynamics in social innovation and transformation." target="_blank">The Global Institute of Sustainability sponsors the" target="_blank">Wrigley Lecture Series, which brings innovative thinkers and renown scholars from all walks of life to the ASU campus to speak on topics related to sustainability.