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by Roberta Spencer
Wed Mar 22, 2017 12:40 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: New Article by Society Members on Education Policy
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New Article by Society Members on Education Policy

The research article, “Work-education mismatch: An endogenous theory of professionalization,” by Society members Navid Ghaffarzadegan and Richard Larson, along with their colleague Yi Xue, was recently published in the European Journal of Operational Research . The authors state in the abstract, “We...
by Roberta Spencer
Tue Mar 21, 2017 10:57 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Strategy Dynamics Announces New Online Course
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Strategy Dynamics Announces New Online Course

For several years Kim Warren has run online Strategy Dynamics courses, which explain the frameworks of their powerful approach to strategy and implementation. In response to many people wanting to go further and actually build models for their plans and challenges, Strategy Dynamics has launched a n...
by Roberta Spencer
Tue Mar 21, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Society Member Granted Tenure from Willamette University
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Views: 15

Society Member Granted Tenure from Willamette University

Society member Kawika Pierson was recently granted tenure from Willamette University in Salem, Oregon, where he teaches accounting, statistics and complex systems for the Atkinson Graduate School of Management. In 2011, Kawika graduated from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan School w...
by Roberta Spencer
Tue Mar 21, 2017 10:51 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Proposal of a Thailand Chapter of System Dynamics Society
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Proposal of a Thailand Chapter of System Dynamics Society

Last month, a group of Society members met with President Elect, Ignacio J. Martinez-Moyano in Bangkok, Thailand following the Asia Pacific System Dynamics Conference in Singapore. The members discussed plans to form a new Thailand Chapter, and as a result, a motion will be forthcoming to establish ...
by Roberta Spencer
Tue Feb 21, 2017 12:11 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Author ID Week Feb 20 – 24th
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Author ID Week Feb 20 – 24th

Submissions are arriving through the Web Portal daily! All conference paper and workshop submissions require that each author has an author ID. Please ask your co-authors to register directly at the Society’s Web Portal this week to ensure correct author information. It is free to register and only ...
by Roberta Spencer
Tue Feb 21, 2017 10:16 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: February 23rd Climate Change Discussion with Andrew Jones of Climate Interactive
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February 23rd Climate Change Discussion with Andrew Jones of Climate Interactive

Member Andrew Jones, a System Dynamics modeler and co-director of Climate Interactive, will discuss global climate change and the “Top 10 Reasons for Hope for Our Climate" on Thursday, February 23, at UNC Asheville’s Highsmith Union.The event, sponsored by a UNC Asheville student organization, the S...
by Roberta Spencer
Tue Feb 21, 2017 10:09 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Your design could be on the 60th anniversary collector’s line of SDC merchandise!
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Views: 1173

Your design could be on the 60th anniversary collector’s line of SDC merchandise!

The System Dynamics Student Chapter invites you to send us your funniest stock and flow diagram (SFD) or causal loop diagram (CLD) designs in a high resolution image. The competition is open to everyone, both students and senior system dynamicists alike. The only requirement for the contest is that ...
by Roberta Spencer
Wed Feb 15, 2017 2:33 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Looking for a Roommate for the Cambridge Conference?
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Views: 1569

Looking for a Roommate for the Cambridge Conference?

We have created a Conference Roommate Board on an unlisted LinkedIn page to help participants find roommates. This group is only open to 2017 ISDC Conference or Summer School participants who are seeking a roommate. Please contact our office to request an invitation to join this group. The conferenc...
by Roberta Spencer
Wed Feb 15, 2017 2:27 pm
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Tips on Writing a Good Research Paper
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Views: 1431

Tips on Writing a Good Research Paper

If you are planning to submit a paper for the 2017 ISDC, check out these helpful articles from long-time reviewer, Tom Fiddaman, with tips on writing good System Dynamics Conference papers. "Writing an SD Conference Paper" and "Writing a good system dynamics paper II" are available on the “Submissio...
by Roberta Spencer
Mon Feb 13, 2017 11:18 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Call for 2017 Lupina Young Researchers Award Nominations
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Views: 1421

Call for 2017 Lupina Young Researchers Award Nominations

FYI Student and Recent Graduate (5 years) Presenters! The Health Policy Special Interest Group (HPSIG) of the System Dynamics Society is pleased to present the Lupina Young Researchers Award for work that focuses on dynamic phenomena in health systems and problems. This self-nominated award is spon...