Build & maintain complex distributed systems
October 1–2, 2017: Training
October 2–4, 2017: Tutorials & Conference
New York, NY
Richard Cook

Richard Cook
Physician, Educator, and Researcher, Ohio State University SNAFUcatchers


Richard Cook is a research scientist in the Department of Integrated Systems Engineering at the Ohio State University in Columbus, Ohio, and emeritus professor of healthcare systems safety at Sweden’s KTH. A physician, researcher, and educator, Richard is an internationally recognized expert on safety, accidents, and human performance at the sharp end of complex, adaptive systems. His most often cited publication is “Going Solid: A Model of System Dynamics and Consequences for Patient Safety.”


9:25am9:40am Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Location: Grand Ballroom West
David Woods (Ohio State University SNAFUcatchers), Richard Cook (Ohio State University SNAFUcatchers)
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David Woods and Richard Cook offer a glimpse at the SNAFUcatchers Stella Report. Read more.
10:45am11:35am Wednesday, October 4, 2017
Location: Table C
Richard Cook (Ohio State University SNAFUcatchers)
Come chat with Richard about his experience with managing anomalies, his concept of "dark debt," and the paradoxes that dog efforts to enhance resilience. Read more.