Professor John Dyson, co-author of Design to Value, shares his thoughts on… -07 November 2022
Are projects complicated or complex and does it matter?
Designing a building is a technical affair however the function and the context of a building is social, environmental, political; therefore complex. The building details may be complicated but there is an empiricism to them, with the right expertise, modelling and calculations you can come to sound solution.
What is complexity? Complex system theory has been studied in depth since the mid 20th Century. Complex systems are all around u...