Thinking without boxes is a major prerequisite for any kind of new thinking and innovation. The disciplinary thinking, which brought us here will not bring us there. Multidisciplinarity is thinking with many boxes. Interdisciplinarity is thinking out of the box.
The Centre for Complex Systems in Transition (CST) is a Flagship Initiative of Stellenbosch University, South Africa to address the intertwined challenges of environmental and social sustainability by creating a complexity-based inter-and transdisciplinary centre of research and teaching.