WHO Utilizes System Dynamics Simulation to Maintain Resolve for Investment in Global Polio Eradication
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 revolutionizes the industry with co-branding and regains 6 points of market share.
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.
In 1997, System Dynamics was used to fundamentally re-design a business strategy for General Motor’s OnStar service. Through investments and policies suggested by modeling work, OnStar became the industry leader in vehicle telematics. The market value of OnStar is now in the billions. This remarkable success is almost entirely due to the effective application of System Dynamics.
This updated Second Edition of Pharmaceutical Product Branding Strategies details how marketers, forecasters, and brand planners can achieve optimal success by building internally consistent simulation models to project future behavior of patients, physicians, and R&D processes.
The model simulations suggest four characteristic dynamics of the diabetes population: Obesity’s role in driving the growth of prediabetes and diabetes prevalence; the “backing up” phenomenon that may undercut the benefits of management and control efforts; management and control efforts alone are unable to reduce diabetes prevalence in the long term; delays between primary prevention efforts and downstream improvements in diabetes outcomes.
Fluor saves $1.3 billion in System Dynamics-based project management.
Process Innovation at Du Pont Improvement programs such as Total Quality Management are embraced by many organizations but are often discontinued before full benefits can be reaped. With ever-increasing numbers of new techniques and methods available, as well as...
Criminal Justice In 2003, Significant consulting and the Methodology group of Radboud University Nijmegen started a modeling project for the Ministry of Justice in the Netherlands. The aim of the project was is to gain insight into the combined effects of three...
Maintenance Improvement at ONEgas ONEgas is a company owned by Shell and NAM and is responsible for gas production in the Netherlands. This modeling effort focused on the maintenance process in ONEgas. The maintenance processes at the ONEgas platforms are supported by...