March/April 2016 I2S News published

Type: Newsletter
Link (eg, website, PDF, MP3): Website link

Welcome to the March/April I2S News, where we highlight new additions to the resources on the I2S website ( In this edition, we are particularly pleased to showcase three new guides for interdisciplinary research – for funders, researchers and research partners.

In the News we also present the latest blog posts published on the Integration and Implementation Insights blog ( We are now publishing two blog posts per week, with one set of posts covering a range of issues related to modelling and the other set tackling a wide range of topics, including research impact, interdisciplinarity and its funding, transdisciplinary education, transdisciplinary theory, knowledge co-production, mental models and many more. We would welcome your comments in response to any of the posts and please contact us if you would like to contribute a blog post.

I2S News features a range of resources which have been added to the I2S website in the last two months, and this includes:

  • Featured tools:
    • Transboundary Competence
    • Transdisciplinary Research: Competencies and How to Teach Them
  • Featured approach:
    • Interdisciplinary Research: Guides for Funders, Researchers and Research Partners
  • Featured video:
    • Action Research and the Transformation of Knowledge Creation
  • Latest I2Insights Blog Posts:
    • There have been twelve new contributions since the last I2S News
  • Recent LinkedIn Group Posts and Discussions:
    • There have been two new contributions since the last I2S News
  • Featured journals:
    • Bioscience
    • British Journal of Sports Medicine
    • Environmental Modelling and Software
  • Featured associations:
    • Association of European Operational Research Societies
    • National Organization of Research Development Professionals
  • Featured conferences:
    • 34th International Conference of the System Dynamics Society
    • 3rd Biennial Australasian Implementation Conference
    • Other Upcoming Conferences

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