Senior Researcher & Advisor
Chris Roorda is consultant and researcher. Core of his work is to support governments and businesses in applying transition management; both content-wise (systems analysis, integration of knowledge of various domains) as well as process-wise (facilitation of co-creation, creating settings for social learning). Themes in his work are a.o. sustainable urban development and (international) corporate social responsibility. Chris holds a Bachelor’s-degree in Mathematics and a Master’s degree in Energy Science.
- Roorda, C., Wittmayer, J., Henneman, P, Steenbergen, F. van, Frantzeskaki, N., Loorbach, D. (2014). Transition management in the urban context: guidance manual. DRIFT, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam
- Nevens, F., Roorda, C. (2013). A climate of change: A transition approach for climate neutrality in the city of Ghent (Belgium). Sustainable Cities and Society
- Roorda, C., Buiter, M., Rotmans, J., Bentvelzen, M. , Tillie, N. Keeton, R. (2011) Urban Development: the State of the Sustainable Art. DRIFT.
- Roorda, C. (red) (2011). Analyse koploperprojecten, praktijkervaringen en aanbevelingen uit interviews en literatuur. EOS-LT Transep DGO.