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The International System Dynamics Conference (ISDC) unites global minds with a shared passion for System Dynamics and systems thinking. Now celebrating our 42nd year, the ISDC stands as a beacon for interdisciplinary dialogue and collaboration, attracting a diverse audience from business, academia, philanthropy, and more.

2024 International System Dynamics Conference
August 4-8, 2024 Bergen, Norway

Join us online or in-person 

Systems Thinking for Kids

The Billibonk and Frankl book series is a collection of captivating jungle-based fables that showcase principles of systems thinking through the experiences of various animal characters.

Deal: $10 off when you buy all 4 books in the series. Apply the coupon 10offbillibonk at checkout


System Dynamics for Business Innovation

A Special Webinar Series to elevate your business strategy, led by Kim Warren, is an extended exploration of Dynamic Business Models (DBMs) in various strategic business contexts.

see yourself in system dynamics

Discover what the approach means for the many people who use System Dynamics and systems thinking


Unleash the power of systems thinking in your organization


Apply System Dynamics to real world challenges


Create models that matter to support decision-making


Inspire students to think in systems and solve complex problems


Develop your skills and apply your knowledge in different fields


Our Seminar Series covers a wide range of topics across many domains, bringing together academics, practitioners, and students.

The International System Dynamics Conference is where people from all over the world interested in the practice of System Dynamics and systems thinking gather to shape the future of the field.

Similarly, at our Community Events, you’ll find opportunities to develop skills and connect with the community.

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Useful Resources

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The Society’s Journal

More than 80 options for learning

Job opportunities in the field

Find System Dynamics publications

Our global community

Chapters and SIGs bring people with similar interests together to develop workshops, webinars, conferences, competitions, and much more.

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Latest Blog Posts

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Call for Presenters: Seminar Series

Call for Presenters: Seminar Series

Share your insights in the System Dynamics Society Seminar Series. Submit your proposal and join a global community of experts

Society Publications

Including books by Jay Forrester and other luminaries in the field. 


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