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How to Review for the International System Dynamics Conference 2024

March 8, 2024 at 11 am NY | 4 pm London | 12 am Beijing | Time Converter

This session is designed for potential conference submission reviewers of the International System Dynamics Conference (ISDC) 2024. Please review the “How to Review for ISDC 2024” slide deck. We will discuss what makes a constructive review for authors and informative for the Conference Program Committee. The conference review format emphasizes written comments and are described in the conference Submission Instructions. Join us to learn tips on how to write better reviews!

About the Discussion Moderators

Hazhir Rahmandad, Mohammad Jalali, and Susan Howick are the Conference Program Chairs this year.

Submissions Instructions

Read the Submission Instructions and submit your work by March 19th, 2024

Conference Registration

The International System Dynamics Conference will be held in Bergen, Norway and Online on August 4 -8, 2024. Take advantage of our early-bird rates and save on conference registration fees. Members get an extra $100 discount. Unlock all Benefits

2024 International System Dynamics Conference

The International System Dynamics Conference is an annual event where people from all over the world interested in the practice of System Dynamics and systems thinking gather. Now in its 42nd year, the Conference appeals to audiences across industry and academia. These conferences introduce newcomers to the field, keep practitioners aware of current developments, and provide unparalleled networking opportunities. Participants come from businesses, universities, K-12 education, not-for-profits, government, consulting, the healthcare sector, and beyond. The ISDC2024 will be a hybrid event, with virtual access for all attendees and opportunities for authors to present work virtually or in Bergen.

LIVE tickets include:

  • Access to the full program in Bergen, including workshops
  • Catered lunch and break-time food (from August 5 to 7) 
  • Entry to the Banquet event
  • Access to all session recordings until September 30, 2024

ONLINE tickets include:

  • Access to the full program, including plenaries, parallel sessions, virtual workshops, and roundtables.
  • Access to all recordings until September 30, 2024.

Location

The 2024 Conference will take place at the Scandic Bergen City Hotel, a comfortable and well-equipped hotel at the heart of the beautiful city.

Theme

The theme of the 2024 International System Dynamics Conference is “Bridging Perspectives for New Insights.” This theme highlights the need for building bridges across different fields and approaches to benefit everyone

What is your refund policy?

Registrations are not refundable. You may change from in-person to online without penalty until May 28, 2024. A partial refund will be given for the difference between the price paid and the price of the online conference. After May 28, 2024, no refund will be given.

Who classifies as student?

Current full-time students or those who have graduated within the last two years.

Are there scholarships available?

Yes. Scholarships are available for waiving conference registration fees. We do not provide financial support for travel or accommodation. They are given based on a statement of financial need and a review of written work and are not limited to students. Learn More

Can I buy a ticket for one day only?

No. Single-day tickets are not available. The registration includes access to the full program of the conference.

Where is my member discount?

If you’re logged in, you should see the discounted prices for members. If you’re not seeing the member price, contact us using the chat function in the bottom right of the screen.  Please be sure to include your name and login email address so we can better assist you. conference@systemdynamics.org

Does the IN-PERSON ticket include food?

Yes. It includes catered lunch and break-time food for the thee conference days (workshop day not included). It also includes access to the Banquet. Breakfast is included only for those staying at the conference venue and is included in the hotel accommodation fees. Dinners are not provided. 

Do you offer bulk ticket purchase discounts?

No. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer bulk discounts at the moment.

Can I upgrade my registration?

Yes. You can upgrade your virtual ticket to an in-person ticket until July 22, 2024, by paying the difference. Please contact us.

Do I need to bring a printed ticket to the venue?

No. We will be able to check you in with your full name. 

Do you offer discounts for presenters?

No. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer discounts for presenters.

Where should I stay?

We recommend the conference venue, the Scandic Bergen City. Attendees receive a special discount. Use the code to redeem: BUIB030824

2023 PwC Mark Paich Hackathon

More Details and Registration

Get ready for two exciting and intense days of collaboration and competition as teams come together for the hybrid PwC Mark Paich Hackathon. Starting on Friday, July 21 before the start of the ISDC2023, teams will compete to solve complex problems using System Dynamics and data science, with judging taking place on Sunday, July 23.

Don’t miss the chance to be recognized for your innovative solutions and join us at the conference banquet to celebrate the winners!

The Challenges: Artificial Intelligence or Health

The hackathon will require thoughtful consideration of new technologies and their potential. Participants will choose one of two challenges relating to Artificial Intelligence or Health.

Teams will have the opportunity to address questions regarding the use of new technologies that have the potential to bring about positive change and also carry significant risks if not thoughtfully considered.

Further details about the challenge will be revealed at the July 21 kickoff meeting.

Prizes

Teams will compete for recognition and a cash price of:
First $3,000
Second $1,500
Third $500

2023 International System Dynamics Conference

The International System Dynamics Conference is an annual event where people from all over the world interested in the practice of System Dynamics and systems thinking gather. Now in its 41st year, the Conference appeals to audiences across industry and academia. These conferences introduce newcomers to the field, keep practitioners aware of current developments, and provide unparalleled networking opportunities. Participants come from businesses, universities, K-12 education, not-for-profits, government, consulting, the healthcare sector, and beyond. The ISDC2023 will be a hybrid event, with virtual access for all attendees and opportunities for authors to present work virtually or in Chicago.

LIVE tickets include:

  • Access to the full program in Chicago, including all workshops;
  • Light refreshments;
  • Banquet;
  • Access to all recordings until September 30, 2023.

ONLINE tickets include:

  • Access to the full program, including plenaries, parallel sessions, virtual workshops, and roundtables.
  • Access to all recordings until September 30, 2023.

If you’re bringing one or more guests to the ISDC2023 banquet on July 24 in Chicago, please register them by purchasing the ticket “BRING A GUEST” above.

Theme

The 2023 Conference theme is “Adapting in the Face of Change”. The disruptions caused by the global pandemic, climate change, social and racial inequities, nationalist politics, and a rapidly urbanizing population leave us facing a future that calls for adaptation and intervention in complex systems.

Location

The 2023 Conference It will take place at the Palmer House Hilton Hotel, a beautiful and historical venue at the heart of downtown Chicago.

 

 

Frequently Asked questions (faq’s)

What is your refund policy?

Registration may be changed from in-person to online without penalty until May 30, 2023. A partial refund will be given for the difference between the price paid and the price of the online conference. After May 30, 2023, no refund will be given.

Are there scholarships available?

Yes. Scholarships are available for waiving conference registration fees. We do not provide financial support for travel or accommodation. They are given based on a statement of financial need and a review of written work and are not limited to students. Learn More

Can I buy a ticket for one day only?

No. Single-day tickets are not available. The registration includes access to the full program of the conference.

Where is my member discount?

If you’re logged in, you should see the discounted prices for members. If you’re not seeing the member price, contact us using the chat function in the bottom right of the screen.  Please be sure to include your name and login email address so we can better assist you.

Does the LIVE ticket include food?

It includes a banquet with a buffet-style setup that includes gluten-free options. However, it’s important to note that only drinks will be served during breaks.

Do you offer bulk ticket purchase discounts?

No. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer bulk discounts at the moment.

Can I upgrade my registration?

Yes. You can upgrade your virtual ticket to a live ticket at any time by paying the difference. Upgrade here.

Do I need to bring a printed ticket to the venue?

No. We will be able to check you in with your full name. 

Do you offer discounts for presenters?

No. Unfortunately, we are not able to offer discounts for presenters.

Where should I stay?

We recommend the conference venue, the Palmer House Hilton Hotel. Attendees receive a special discount. Book Now.  Save even more and enjoy the historic hotel venue by requesting a roommate.