November 1-2, 2013 – Shanghai, China:
The first System Dynamics Academic Forum for Postgraduates was hosted by Shanghai University of International Business and Economics in Shanghai, Nov 1-2, 2013. About 80 postgraduate students and young scholars from more than 17 universities and institutes attended the forum. The committee received around 100 articles and after refereeing, 70% of them were accepted. This forum brought the present members together for a high-quality two-day conference with several keynote speeches and an academic salon. After paper presentation and communication in three parallel sessions, where invited eminent scholars in SD area made sublime comments, the awards ceremony was held on the closing ceremony. Prof. Qifan Wang, the leader of SD in China, also attended the ceremony and awarded the first prize winners. The forum offered an extensive and in-depth examination into the academics and application of system dynamics.November 1-2, 2013 – Albany, USA:
The 27th semiannual MIT–UAlbany System Dynamics Colloquium was held on Friday, November 1, 2013 at the University at Albany. A group of 30 people attended the November 1st meeting. Participants included students, faculty, and practitioners from eight universities and organizations. Work presented covered a variety of topics including performance management in the public sector, sustainable development, higher education, smart cities, obesity intervention, and environmental impacts of hydropower projects.
A link to information about this fall’s event (as well as other past gatherings) including a summary, abstracts, presentations, and pictures, at the bottom of the Society’s Activites
page or go directly to the 27th Colloquium