Part 1 of a 2-part episode
Derek Cabrera (PhD, Cornell) is senior scientist at Cabrera Research Lab, Co-Founder and Chief Science Officer of Plectica, and inventor of the Plectica systems mapping software. He was Research Fellow at the Santa Fe Institute (SFI) for the Study of Complex Systems and NSF IGERT Fellow in Nonlinear Systems in the Department of Theoretical and Applied Mechanics at Cornell University. Cabrera developed and patented a suite of systems thinking tools for use in academia, business, and beyond.
Laura Cabrera (B.S., M.P.A, & PhD, Cornell) teaches Systems Thinking, Modeling, and Leadership at Cornell University. She is also Co-Founder and Senior Researcher at the Cabrera Research Lab and Co-Founder of Plectica (now Frameable). Cabrera applies her expertise in research methods and translational research to increase public understanding, practical application, and dissemination of sophisticated systems science and systems thinking models.