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by Roberta Spencer
Fri Mar 31, 2017 11:12 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: New PhD: Society Member Vasanth Kamath
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New PhD: Society Member Vasanth Kamath

On March 25, Society member Vasanth Kamath successfully defended his PhD research work, titled “Knowledge Management & Innovation in Manufacturing using System Dynamics approach,” in the PhD program at Manipal University, India. Vasanth is grateful to his PhD committee: Prof. Dr. Gopalkrishna Prabhu...
by Roberta Spencer
Fri Mar 31, 2017 11:11 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Climate Interactive Provides Data on the Impact of Repealing Climate Policies
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Climate Interactive Provides Data on the Impact of Repealing Climate Policies

In a blog post on the Climate Interactive website , “What Slashing Climate Rules Means for the U.S. Pledge to Paris,” Ellie Johnston explains the impact of President Trump’s executive order to repeal the Clean Power Plan and other climate policies. The data and analysis from the Climate Interactive ...
by Roberta Spencer
Fri Mar 31, 2017 11:08 am
Forum: Open Discussion
Topic: Call for Book Chapter Proposals
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Call for Book Chapter Proposals

Society member Hassan Qudrat-Ullah, working with the publisher Springer-US, has announced a call for book chapter proposals. The book, titled Innovative Solutions for Sustainable Supply Chains , will be edited by Hassan. Potential authors are invited to submit their work in the area of sustainable s...
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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Views: 7861

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: 7965

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: 9156

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 ...