Book Launch: The Dynamics of Care – Understanding People Flows in Health and Social Care, 12/2/20
Authors: Eric Wolstenholme & Douglas McKelvie
Venue: The Melting Pot, 4th Floor, Thorn House, 5 Rose Street, EDINBURGH EH2 2PR .
Date & Time: Wednesday 12 February 2020, 5.00 for 5.30pm
Also a workshop for those with little background in building models, 2pm: The Courage to Hold Unconventional Opinions. Same date and venue.
Next UK Chapter Conference 2-3 April 2020, Glasgow
The next conference is on 2-3 April 2020 and will take place in Glasgow at Strathclyde University.
Submission Deadline for posters and student colloquium: 6 March 2020.
Networking: SD meets SD: System Dynamics and Service Design in Public Services
Belfast, 7-8 Nov 2019
As part of Belfast Design Week, the UK System Dynamics Chapter is getting together with colleagues who work in Service Design to discover what we have in common and learn from each other’s approaches ……
Strategic Modelling to Support Decision Making for the North: Report of Networking Event
Salford, 22 Oct 2019
Report of the UK Chapter of the International System Dynamics Society and THINKLab, University of Salford networking event, Tuesday 22nd October 2019.
In a complex world making good decisions is difficult. Creating models, whether qualitative or quantitative, improves our understanding of complex situations enabling us to make better informed decisions ……
Call for Journal Articles: Construction Innovation
You are invited to submit contributions to a special issue of Construction Innovation entitled “Hybrid Simulation in Construction”.
Job Opportunity: Research Fellow in Energy Transitions, UCL, London
To build, critique and apply system dynamics energy models, and other approaches that can be used in socio-technical energy transitions (STET) modelling ….
Korean System Dynamics Society Celebrates 20th Anniversary
This year marks the 20th anniversary of Korean System Dynamics Society. This significant anniversary was commemorated at the 2019 Korean Summer Conference which was held in Seoul on 31st August.
2020 OR-Society Simulation Workshop – Call for papers
The 10th OR Society Simulation Workshop 2020 (SW20), 30 March – 1 April 2020, Loughborough, UK, held in cooperation with the INFORMS Simulation Society www.theorsociety.com/SW20.
2019 Conference – Report and Presentations
Eric Wolstenholme – Outstanding Contribution Award 2019
The outstanding contribution award recognises those who have supported the development of the field of System Dynamics in the UK and/or have contributed their time and energy to supporting the activities of the UK Chapter. In 2019 this was awarded to Eric Wolstenholme.
Eric is a leading expert in System Dynamics, author of two books with another close to publication. He is a past President of the International System Dynamics Society and the UK Chapter, the founding editor of System Dynamics Review …..