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We are a global association of ~1400 grappling with how to effectively create change in an increasingly interconnected and complex world.  Our emphasis is on the application of a systems thinking approach and the rigor of System Dynamics computer simulation to make progress on diverse challenges faced by business, government, and philanthropy. Join us as we learn to identify the dominos and build our capacity to change the world, together.

 

Welcome!

We are a global association of ~1400 grappling with how to effectively create change in an increasingly complex world.  Our emphasis is on the application of a systems thinking approach and the rigor of System Dynamics computer simulation to make progress on diverse challenges. Join us as we learn to identify the dominos and build our capacity to change the world, together.

Champions

Explore case studies, connect with qualified practitioners, and unleash the power of systems thinking in your organization.  For non-experts to bring systems thinking into their organization.

Practitioners

Integrate best practices, find opportunities for work, and collaborate with others in the field.  For expert who apply systems thinking and System Dynamics in the real world.  

Researchers

Publish your research, present at our annual conference, and keep abreast of developments in the field of System Dynamics.   For professors and their students.

Teachers

Find ready to teach, age-appropriate curriculum, apply systems thinking to improve school operations, and empower your students. For teachers and administrators.

Learners

Discover our online course catalog, attend our seminar series, or enroll in Summer School to help build your capacity to improve systems.  For those who want to improve their skills.

2023 conference award winners

Ann Osi

Dana Meadows Award

"Data-informed parameter estimation in behavioral epidemic models" with colleagues.

Samuel Allen & Andrada Tomoaia-Cotisel

Best Health System Dynamics Paper by an Early Career Researcher

"Implementing and Sustaining Healthcare Quality Improvement: A Case Study Examining Feedback Structure and Dynamics" with colleagues.

Junlai Zhang

Barry Richmond Scholarship Award

"Using System Dynamics modeling to forecast China’s population until 2060 to visualize the aging and shrinking population trends" with colleagues.

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2022 international system dynamics conference

The International System Dynamics Conference is coming to Frankfurt in 2022!

Researchers at Frankfurt School of Finance & Management in partnership with the German Chapter of the System Dynamics Society, universities, and businesses established in Germany, are enthused to bring the 40th International System Dynamics Conference to Frankfurt!

Save the date!

July 18-22, 2022

2022  Society Sponsors

Frankfurt School ISDC 2022 Host and Dynamic Partner. School of Finance & Management in Germany
CHICO State University
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MIT Sloan School of Management SDS Logo
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Credit Human SDS Logo System Dynamics Society Sponsor
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DynamicVu Logo - Informed Dynamic Systems - 2022 Society Sponsor
Radboud University SDS Logo Society Sponsor
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