Chris Roorda works as a consultant and researcher for DRIFT. The 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., Frantzeskaki, N., Loorbach, D., Steenbergen, F. van, Wittmayer, J. (2012). Transition Management In Urban Context – guidance manual, collaborative evaluation version. 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.