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Documenting The Modeling Process #InTheLoop
Documenting The Modeling Process #InTheLoop Documenting the Modeling Process December 07 at 11 am...
South Africa Chapter Conference #InTheLoop
South Africa Chapter Conference #InTheLoop South Africa Chapter Annual Conference Transforming...
Seminar Series: Data & Uncertainty in System Dynamics #intheloop
Seminar Series: Data & Uncertainty in System Dynamics #intheloop Data & Uncertainty in...
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applications & cases
Systems thinking and dynamics experts and practitioners have successfully applied the methodology providing solutions for commercial case use generating impact in fields from healthcare to business and sectors like aviation and manufacturing.
System Dynamics Helps Farmers Escape Poverty Trap in Guatemala
Guatemala’s government implements policies to support small-scale farming and counteract effects of climate change.
Twinings Uses System Dynamics Games to Enhance HR Capability
A one-day workshop helps business executives to improve communication, collaboration, and decision-making while giving them powerful strategies and insights.
RSC Uses System Dynamics to Increase HVACR Sales Against the Tide
A forecasting model powered by System Dynamics helps RSC CEO identify main industry trends, foressee a downturn, and strengthen its position in a spectacular move.
Achieving a Polio-Free World Through System Dynamics Simulation
Scenario analysis leads to 192 country resolution and $100M in funding from the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation to target global eradication rather than an ongoing maintenance program.
MasterCard Halts Market Share Slide With Scenario Planning
Credit card giant leverages System Dynamics regaining 6 points of market share and revolutionizing the industry with co-branding.
System Dynamics Helps Reduce Waiting Lines for NHS Patients
Creative solutions were needed to tackle the elective recovery backlog under limited resources. System Dynamics allowed operational and clinical staff to test the impact of major interventions, aiding leaders decide how to best allocate resources, transform services to benefit patients, and reduce waiting times.
GM Creates the Telematics Industry Using System Dynamics
System Dynamics was used to fundamentally re-design a business strategy for General Motor’s OnStar service, now value in the billions of dollars. Through investments and policies suggested by modeling work, OnStar became the industry leader in vehicle telematics.
How to Implement Product Branding Strategies in Big Pharma
Over 100 System Dynamics models have been implemented internationally helping companies evaluate disease markets, doctor adoption, the R&D pipeline process, and more.
CDC Explores Solutions to Counter Diabetes Prevalence
A System Dynamics model helps understand the impact of interventions on the diabetes epidemic.
Welcome to Practitioner Profiles, a series of up-close blog-length interviews with experienced System Dynamics practitioners. We have a standard set of 10 questions and let practitioners take the responses in any direction they choose. They tell us about who they are, how they got involved with the field, how they work with clients, and in what new directions they may be heading. A new profile will be posted every few weeks in 2021.