During the kick-off gathering in Escherode, Germany, the partners met for the first time. The days were spent with intense discussions about how to come to the results that the Partnership wants to achieve.
The decision was taken to use the “Viable Systems Model” as a working structure throughout the EPT-Partnership. A description of this model can be found here. The following graphic displays very simply what the different parts of the VSM are:
Some posts that include a video of impressions and the original invitation follow below.