Tentative Schedule
The Cambridge, MA USA Conference--60th Anniversary Celebration

Saturday July 15

08:00 Sat Other (306): Welcome, Orientation, and VP Electronic Presence Letters

Welcome Letter, by Nelson Repenning, John Sterman, Jack Homer, Hazhir Rahmandad, Roberta Spencer  Abstract  Paper

Orientation Letter Abstract  Link from authors

VP Electronic Presence Letter, by Robert Eberlein  Abstract  Link from authors

17:00 Sat Meeting (267): Satchel Stuffing - Everyone is invited to help! (Paul Revere AB)

Sunday July 16

08:00 Sun

Meeting (255): Administrative Committee Meeting, chaired by Robert Eberlein, John Morecroft, Volunteer(s): Babak Bahaddin

Other (248): PhD Colloquium - PhD Colloquium Volunteer Meeting and Set-up, chaired by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson (Ballroom A)

Special (342): SIG and Chapter Gathering Point - Sunday All Day, Volunteer(s): Nasser Sharareh, Shane Carnohan (Thomas Paine AB)

Ribbon Table: Pick up your Chapter and SIG Identification Ribbons Abstract

09:00 Sun

Other (211): PhD Colloquium - Arrival and registration of participants - Introduce Angel Advisor program and Graduate Student Buddy System, chaired by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson (Ballroom A)

PhD Colloquium, by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson  Abstract

Other (166): Early Registration for PhD Colloquium Attendees 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM (Lobby)

09:30 Sun Other (212): PhD Colloquium - Welcome address, chaired by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson (Ballroom A)

10:00 Sun Other (213): PhD Colloquium - Keynote address: John Richardson, chaired by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson (Ballroom A)

10:30 Sun Other (214): PhD Colloquium - Ice breaker, chaired by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson (Ballroom A)

11:00 Sun

Meeting (265): Policy Council Meeting, chaired by Leonard Malczynski, Volunteer(s): Shane Carnohan (Molly Pitcher)

Other (216): PhD Colloquium - Open Space, chaired by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson (Ballroom A)

Other (341): Registration and Information Desk Open (in Lobby) and Informal Gathering (in Zephyr Lounge) 11:00 AM to 7:00 PM (Lobby)

12:30 Sun Other (217): PhD Colloquium - Participants Lunch Break (ticket required) (Charles View Ballroom)

13:30 Sun Other (218): PhD Colloquium - Plenary: "We Like Each Other - Is this the Systemic Solution for the Survival of Peer Mentoring Groups?" Discu, chaired by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson (Ballroom A)

We Like Each Other – Is this the Systemic Solution for the Survival of Peer Mentoring Groups?, by Sarah Hafner, Tomas Hubik, Joona Tuovinen, Hector Menendez, Thomas Horschig  Abstract  Paper

14:00 Sun

Other (219): PhD Colloquium - World Cafe, chaired by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson (Ballroom A)

Meeting (171): Health Policy Special Interest Group Business Meeting, chaired by Douglas McKelvie, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Health Policy Special Interest Group Business Meeting, by Douglas McKelvie  Abstract

15:00 Sun Other (142): Family - Guest Lounge (Social Gathering), chaired by Linda Hirsch, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Crow's Nest)

15:20 Sun Other (220): PhD Colloquium - Plenary: "System dynamics modelling to support environmental health decision-making: the case of cryptosporidi, chaired by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson (Ballroom A)

System dynamics modelling to support environmental health decision-making: the case of cryptosporidium in Queensland, Australia, by Danielle Currie  Abstract

15:50 Sun Other (221): PhD Colloquium - Concluding Remarks and Group Photo, chaired by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson, Volunteer(s): Mahdi Mirdamadi Najafabadi, Dean Christensen (Ballroom A)

16:00 Sun

Other (101): PhD Colloquium Poster and Networking Session from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM (Ballroom A)

Project Performance Diagnostics: A Model for Assessing Construction Project Performance In Nigeria., by Wasiu Bello  Abstract

Energy Transition Dynamics, by Larry Gottschamer  Abstract

Decarbonising the European power sector: Actors' strategic investment decisions' influence on the 2050 evolution of the sector, by Elsa Barazza  Abstract  Supporting

Healthcare Analytics of Opioid Prescription abuse among Dental Patients and Policy Design for Prevention, by Shabnam Seyedzadeh Sabounchi  Abstract

Corporate Social Responsibility and Supply Chain Collaboration, by Anh Lan Thi Nguyen  Abstract

A System Dynamic Analysis on Accessibility and Affordability of Healthcare Resources in Malaysia, by Fatin Aminah Hassan, Nobuaki Minato  Abstract

Conceptualizing corruption dynamics, by Johanna Gisladottir  Abstract

Success and failure in new food product development: Model conceptualization based on systematic literature review principles, by Andrijana Horvat  Abstract

Olive Oil Industry Dynamics: The Case of Turkey, by Büsra Atamer Balkan, Sedef Meral  Abstract  Paper

Modelling supply and demand side dynamics of energy system transitions: Identifying leverage points, by Therese Bennich, Nathalie Spittler, Ganna Gladkykh  Abstract

A systematic approach to reduce the transient problem in Fort Collins, by Loredana-Madalina Munteanu  Abstract  Supporting

How the production and consumption of home-made alcohol contributes to non-communicable disease in Nepal: a systems perspective, by Sudesh Sharma, David Lounsbury  Abstract

Understanding the Tradeoffs of Dams by System Dynamics Modeling for Guiding Dam Management and Decision-making, by Cuihong Song, Weiwei Mo  Abstract

Toward a Recovery Oriented Systems Perspective of Addiction Treatment, by Christina Drymon  Abstract

Dynamics of Medicaid Classification: Mechanism Design and Behavior, by Lisa Frazier  Abstract

A Dynamic Model of Antibiotic Prescribing for Acute Respiratory Tract Infection, 1993-2013, by Hamed Kianmehr, Nasim Sabounchi  Abstract

Healthcare Analytics of Opioid Prescription Abuse among Dental Patients and Policy Design for Prevention, by Shabnam Seyedzadeh Sabounchi, Leon Cosler, Serder Atav, Nasim Sabounchi  Abstract  Supporting

Estimating Erosion, Water Quantity and Quality Changes in Response to South Dakota Grassland Conversion, by Hector Menendez, Melissa Wuellner, Roger Gates, Benjamin Turner, Barry Dunn  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Study of the dynamic development of Startup Ecosystems, by Alba Zurriaga Carda  Abstract

Preliminary research thoughts on Cyber Security Dynamics in the Environment of Secure Software Development: Does the Acceptance, by Sander Zeijlemaker, Jonas Matheus  Abstract

Model for Assessment Sustainability Indicators in biofuels., by Danny Ibarra-Vega, Gerard Tost, Johan Manuel Redondo  Abstract

Modeling Water Supply and Hydropower Generation Tradeoffs of the Massachusetts Water Resources Authority, by Masoumeh Khalkhali, Weiwei Mo  Abstract

Modeling Open Data Ecosystem – A Research in Progress, by Mahdi Mirdamadi Najafabadi, Luis Luna-Reyes  Abstract  Supporting

Improved Disaster Resilience Through Dynamic Community Recovery Plans, by Vincent Teguh  Abstract  Supporting

Multispecies fisheries, modeling predator and prey harvesting strategies in Icelandic ocean space, by Maartje Oostdijk  Abstract

Developing and Applying Theory: A Practice Model for Planning Social Equity Strategies, by Lisa Gajary  Abstract

Post-liberal Transitional Justice in Uganda: Sub-regional Systems for Addressing the Past, by Saghar Birjandian  Abstract

Designing Processes and Systems for Patient Care, and Policy Analysis, by Nasser Sharareh, Nasim Sabounchi  Abstract

18:30 Sun Special (294): Heritage Area / Social Media Center, Volunteer(s): Carrie Stickan (Charles View Ballroom)

Heritage Area / Social Media Center Abstract

19:00 Sun

Meeting (277): University Hosted Welcome Reception, Volunteer(s): Shane Carnohan (Charles View Ballroom)

University Hosted Welcome Reception Abstract

Meeting (102): Newcomer Orientation (co-located with Welcome Reception), chaired by Leonard Malczynski, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Charles View Ballroom)

Monday July 17

08:00 Mon

Other (354): Monday Morning MEETINGS: 8:00 AM to 8:50 AM

Other (310): Conference Volunteers Meeting -- All volunteers please attend this meeting, chaired by Babak Bahaddin (Media Room)

Meeting (303): Chapter and SIG Representatives Meeting, chaired by Özge Pala, Stefano Armenia, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Meeting (268): Strategy Committee Meeting - All Interested Members Are Invited, chaired by Leonard Malczynski, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Special (293): SIG and Chapter Gathering Point - Monday All Day, Volunteer(s): Nasser Sharareh, Muhammad Tariq (Thomas Paine AB)

Ribbon Table: Pick up your Chapter and SIG Identification Ribbons Abstract

08:30 Mon

Other (358): Registration and Information Desk Open 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM, Volunteer(s): Lucia Avila, Sophie Rich (Lobby)

Other (359): Exhibitor Areas 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM, Volunteer(s): Shane Carnohan, Henry Bartelet (Prefunction)

Special (347): Heritage Area / Social Media Center, Volunteer(s): Carrie Stickan (Lobby)

Heritage Area / Social Media Center Abstract

Special (223): DynamiQueST Exhibit: All Day, chaired by Lees Stuntz, Volunteer(s): Shane Carnohan, Henry Bartelet (Courtyard)

DynamiQueST Exhibit: ALL DAY, by Lees Stuntz  Abstract  Link from authors

08:50 Mon Plenary (307): Monday Morning CONFERENCE OPENING, chaired by John Sterman, Nelson Repenning, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho, Jamie Melhuish (Presidents Ballroom)

Conference Kick-off, Welcome, and Announcements, by John Sterman, Nelson Repenning, Jack Homer, Hazhir Rahmandad, Roberta Spencer  Abstract

In Memoriam, by John Sterman, Nelson Repenning  Abstract

09:00 Mon Plenary (178): Monday Morning PLENARY SESSION: Remembering Jay: A Life on the Frontier. System Dynamics at Sixty, chaired by John Sterman, Nelson Repenning, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho, Jamie Melhuish (President's Ballroom)

Remembering Jay: A Life on the Frontier. System Dynamics at Sixty, by John Sterman, Nelson Repenning, George Richardson, Jack Homer  Abstract

10:30 Mon

Other (145): Monday Morning Refreshment Break 10:30 AM to 11:00 AM, sponsored by Ventana Systems, Inc. (Prefunction)

Other (287): Family - Guest Lounge (Boston Harbor Islands), chaired by Linda Hirsch (Lobby)

11:00 Mon Plenary (150): Monday Mid-day PLENARY SESSION: Energy Policy for a Dynamic World. Discussant: Christian Kampmann, chaired by Pål Davidsen, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish, Mário Coelho (President's Ballroom)

Simulating the long-term or the short-term? Dare we do both? Lessons from Policy Simulations in the Electric Power Industry, by Andrew Ford  Abstract  Paper

Impact Model for US-China Clean Energy Research Center for Building Energy Efficiency, by Robert Nachtrieb, David Fridley, Wei Feng, Nihan Karali, Nina Khanna, Nan Zhou, Carolyn Szum, Jimmy Tran  Abstract  Supporting  Slides

12:30 Mon

Other (158): Monday Lunch Break 12:30 PM to 2:15 PM (Lunch on your own: quick options: individual cheese pizza $7, chicken/rice bowl $8) (Riverside Pavilion)

Other (343): LUNCHTIME SERIES: Chapter, SIG and Other Meetings, Publishing Assistance Workshop (starting at 12:30 PM 1:00 PM and 1:30 PM)

Meeting (197): Student Chapter Annual Meeting and Roundtable, chaired by Erika Palmer, Larry Gottschamer, Volunteer(s): Felippe Cronemberger (Aquarium)

Student Chapter Annual Meeting and Roundtable, by Erika Palmer  Abstract

Meeting (234): Agriculture and Food Special Interest Group: The First Year, chaired by Hector Menendez, Lucia Avila, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Meeting (231): Asset Dynamics Special Interest Group Meeting, chaired by Arjen Ros, Michel Kuijer, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Meeting (464): Environmental Special Interest Group Annual Meeting and Roundtable, chaired by Shane Carnohan (Molly Pitcher)

Environmental Special Interest Group Annual Meeting and Roundtable, by Shane Carnohan  Abstract

Meeting (103): Conflict, Defense and Security Special Interest Group Annual Meeting and Roundtable, chaired by Ignacio Martinez-Moyano, Volunteer(s): Lauren O'Brien (Haym Solomon)

Conflict, Defense and Security Special Interest Group Annual Meeting and Roundtable, by Ignacio Martinez-Moyano, Edward Anderson  Abstract

12:31 Mon Meeting (266): Publications Committee Meeting, chaired by Pål Davidsen, Volunteer(s): Md Fazla Rabbi Alam (Martin Luther King)

13:00 Mon Meeting (262): Monday: Publishing Assistance Workshop 1:00 PM to 2:15 PM (as individually scheduled), chaired by George Richardson, Shayne Gary, Volunteer(s): Sergio Alzate-Muñoz (Charles Sumner)

13:30 Mon

Other (344): Exhibitor Demonstrations and Meeting starting at 1:30 PM

Meeting (252): Lexidyne, LLC Exhibitor Demonstration, chaired by Kirk Solo, Jason Valant, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Meeting (230): Copernicos Group, change agents in asset management Exhibitor Demonstration, chaired by Michel Kuijer, Arjen Ros, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Meeting (128): Tecnológico de Monterrey Exhibitor Demonstration, chaired by Gloria Perez Salazar, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Meeting (227): PhD Student Colloquium Planning Meeting, chaired by Erika Palmer, Benedicte Wilson, Volunteer(s): Felippe Cronemberger (Aquarium)

14:15 Mon

Meeting (261): Monday: Modeling Assistance Workshop 2:15 PM to 3:15 PM, chaired by Gary Hirsch, Rod MacDonald, Volunteer(s): Alec Eckert (Cambridge)

Other (278): Monday Afternoon PARALLEL SESSIONS 2:15 PM to 3:15 PM

Parallel (152): Technology and Energy, chaired by Nathan Forrester, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Understanding the dynamics of sustainable mobility and energy solutions and economic implications for their competitiveness, by Daniel Jandt, Katja Laurischkat  Abstract  Supporting

Dell's SupportAssist Customer Adoption Model: Enhancing the Next Generation of Data-Intensive Support Services, by Navid Ghaffarzadegan, Armin Ashouri Rad, Sam Middlebrooks, Michael Shepherd, Landon Chambers, Todd Boyum  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Blocking and Bridging: When Do Intergenerational Hybrids Help and Hinder Technological Transitions?, by David Keith, Sergey Naumov  Abstract  Supporting

Parallel (183): Economic Dynamics, chaired by Michael Radzicki, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

National Economic Model: A Case of the Transition Economy, by Siniša Sovilj, Marina Tkalec, Dominik Pripuzic  Abstract

THE CORE OF THE 2052 MODEL A general model of a modern capitalist economy - covering real and financial dynamics, by Jorgen Randers, Ulrich Goluke, Beniamino Callegari  Abstract  Paper  Slides

Testing Meadows hog cycle theory by laboratory, by David Lara Arango, Erling Moxnes  Abstract  Supporting

Parallel (203): Socio-ecological dynamics, chaired by Nancy Hayden, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Ballroom D)

Estimating Erosion, Water Quantity and Quality Changes in Response to South Dakota Grassland Conversion, by Hector Menendez, Melissa Wuellner, Roger Gates, Benjamin Turner, Barry Dunn  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Simulating the diffusion of smart energy behaviour among consumers: an application to Italy, by Elena Ricci  Abstract  Supporting

Exploring the effectiveness of policies to reverse rapid coral reef degradation in the Philippines, by Henry Bartelet  Abstract

Parallel (193): Population Health Intervention Modeling, chaired by Saroj Koul, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish (Ballroom A)

Estimating costs and benefits of stroke management: A population-based simulation model of improvement scenarios, by Steffen Bayer, Kirsten Eom, Nirmali Sivapragasam, Deidre de Silva, Gerald Koh, Kelvin Tan, John Ansah, David Matchar  Abstract  Supporting

Modeling to inform policy on Oral health/Dental caries among adults and elderly in Thailand, by Nipaporn Urwannachotima, Victoria Koh, Piya Hanvoravongchai, John Ansah  Abstract

Reducing Childhood Overweight and Obesity: Can the target be reached by 2025?, by Mark Heffernan, Jo-An Atkinson, Geoff McDonnell, Nick Roberts, Vincy Li, Louise Freebairn, Jacqueline Davison, Ante Prodan  Abstract  Supporting

Parallel (170): Innovations in Energy Dynamics, chaired by Christian Erik Kampmann, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Squaring the sunny circle? On balancing incentives for solar prosumers and cost causation, by Merla Kubli  Abstract  Supporting

Dynamics of Innovation and Diffusion in Large-Scale Complex Technical Systems: the Case of Wind Energy, by Katherine Dykes, John Sterman  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Assessing security of supply in a large-based hydroelectricity system, by Sebastián Zapata Ramirez, Monica Castaneda, Isaac Dyner, Carlos Franco Cardona  Abstract

15:15 Mon

Other (191): Monday Afternoon Refreshment Break 3:15 PM to 4:00 PM, sponsored by Ventana Systems, Inc. (Prefunction)

Other (345): Monday Afternoon MEETINGS: starting at 3:15 PM

Meeting (256): Applications Award Committee Meeting, chaired by J. Bradley Morrison, Volunteer(s): Md Fazla Rabbi Alam (Martin Luther King)

Meeting (242): XMILE Technical Committee Meeting (open meeting), chaired by Karim Chichakly, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

XMILE Technical Committee Meeting (open meeting), by Karim Chichakly  Abstract

Meeting (241): Getting to Know the System Dynamics Society, chaired by Leonard Malczynski, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Getting to Know the System Dynamics Society, by Leonard Malczynski  Abstract  Link from authors

Meeting (235): Energy Special Interest Group Annual Meeting and Roundtable, chaired by Merla Kubli, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Energy Special Interest Group Annual Meeting and Roundtable, by Merla Kubli  Abstract

15:45 Mon Other (288): Family - Guest Lounge (Demo & Talk about electronic music), chaired by Linda Hirsch (Lobby)

16:00 Mon Plenary (162): Mon PM PLENARY SESSION: High Impact Models--Wealth Creation, National Security, and Public Health. Discussant: Rogelio Oliva, chaired by Leonard Malczynski, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish, Mário Coelho (President's Ballroom)

A Multi-Player Game Theoretic Framework to Modeling the Global Capital Markets, by Stephen Cucchiaro  Abstract  Paper

Using integrated modeling to support the global eradication of vaccine-preventable diseases, by Radboud Duintjer Tebbens, Kimberly Thompson  Abstract

Modeling Aviation Security, by Ignacio Martinez-Moyano  Abstract

18:00 Mon

Other (458): CASH BAR -- 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (in advance of the Poster Symposium) in Zephyr Lounge (Other 1)

19:30 Mon

Other (271): Monday Evening POSTER SYMPOSIUM, sponsored by Greenwood Strategic Advisors AG, Volunteer(s): Babak Bahaddin, Jamie Melhuish (President's Ballroom)

Poster (156): Business Strategy

Exploring the Dynamics of an Energy Service Venture for Energy Efficiency Policy, by Carlos Capelo, Joao Dias, Renato Pereira  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Understanding the Implementation Dynamics of a Technology Intervention Project, by Jayendran Venkateswaran, Kelsey Werner, Chetan Solanki, Gautam Yadama  Abstract  Supporting

Understanding Value Creation under Dynamic Complexity: An example from Integrated Reporting practices, by Martin Kunc, Federico Barnabe, Maria Cleofe Giorgino  Abstract  Supporting

Improving the Management of Innovation Risks, by Ralf Dillerup, Daniela Kappler, Fiona Oster  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Evaluation of construction safety management based on site corrective actions, by Shahin Dabirian, Mehdi Saffar  Abstract

Innovation diffusion and bandwagon effect. The palm oil in the Italian bakery industry, by Carmine Garzia  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Managing Project Risks in the Electricity industry in Sub Saharan Africa, by Noah Ogano  Abstract  Paper  Slides

Poster (157): Technology

Analyzing Business Dynamics of Ride-Hailing Services: A DPM Approach Applied to Uber Inc., by Davood Qorbani, Yokei Yamaguchi, Federico Cosenz, Sebastiaan Deuten  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Analysing the Market Evolution and Strategy of the DSLR Industry, by Jian Hung Chen, Jian-Jing Li, Yu-Fang Liang, Ting-Hsien Wu, Li-Xiang Lin  Abstract

A Veterinary Telemedicine Case Study, by John Voyer, Tristan Jordan  Abstract  Paper  Slides

Poster (185): Macroeconomics

Modeling and Analysis of the Speculative Dynamics of Foreign Exchange Rate: A Case Study from Turkey, by Ceren Cehreli, Ipek Dursun, Yaman Barlas  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

How Economic Policies Profile Industrial Cycles and Long-term Trends (an Application to the USA), by Alexander Ryzhenkov  Abstract  Paper  Slides

Poster (187): Microeconomics

Simulating Lifetime Saving Decisions: The Behavioral Economics of Countervailing Cognitive Biases, by Babak Bahaddin, Stephen Weinberg, Luis Luna-Reyes, David Andersen  Abstract  Supporting

Olive Oil Industry Dynamics: The Case of Turkey, by Büsra Atamer Balkan, Sedef Meral  Abstract  Paper

Dynamics of the European lignocellulosic (2G) ethanol demand: An analysis of policy and learning effects on market growth, by Djerdj Horvat, Christian Lerch, Sven Wydra  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

The Impact of Production Technology on Dynamic Behavior of Brazilian Farm Milk Prices, by Andre Simoes, Roberto Protil, Charles Nicholson, Andrew Novakovic  Abstract  Paper  Slides

Poster (206): Energy and Environment

To invest or not to invest in sustainability? Dilemma of a small hotel, by Hui Jun Ling, Michael Quah, Jenson Goh  Abstract  Paper

Assessing renewable energies on the sustainability of the power sector, by Sebastián Zapata Ramirez, Isaac Dyner, Judith Cherni, Monica Castaneda, Carlos Franco Cardona  Abstract

The societal implications of Sustainable Energy Action Plans (SEAP), by Giovanni Bernardo, Simone D'Alessandro  Abstract  Supporting

Model for Assessment Sustainability Indicators in biofuels., by Danny Ibarra-Vega, Gerard Tost, Johan Manuel Redondo  Abstract  Paper

Poster (204): Ecosystem Interactions and Environmental Pollution

Modeling the Bioremediation of a Diesel-contaminated Soil Using an Enriched Hydrocarbon-degrading Inoculant, by María Balseiro-Romero, Carmen Monterroso, Petra Kidd, Panagiotis Gkorezis, Jaco Vangronsveld, Juan Casares Long  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Exploring disease dynamics on coral reef ecosystems through system dynamics models, by Henry Bartelet, Pamela Fletcher  Abstract  Paper

Poster (207): Food Chain Sustainability

Explaining and Predicting Recruitment of Yellow Perch in North American Inland Lakes, by Melissa Wuellner, Benjamin Turner, Hector Menendez, Dan Dembkowski  Abstract  Paper

Exploring the Dynamics of Food Sharing Systems With Participatory System Dynamics Modeling – The Re-Food Case, by Krystyna Stave, Nuno Videira  Abstract

Nutrient Balance Simulation in Small-Scale Recirculating Aquaculture, by Eliza Hoffman  Abstract  Supporting

Poster (205): Decision Support for Environmental Management

Engaging communities to make resilience an operational concept, by Carolyn Stwertka, Steve Peterson, Emma Cutler, Mary Albert, Kathleen White  Abstract  Supporting

Dynamic Model for Comparing the Performance of Waste Management Strategies over Sustainability Dimensions, by Diana Tascón-Hoyos  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Moving towards biotechonomy: an applied case in agriculture sector, by Andra Blumberga, Armands Gravelsins, Dagnija Blumberga, Gatis Bazbauers, Pål Davidsen, Toms Prodanuks  Abstract  Paper

Fighting the inevitable: Systems thinking, infrastructure, and coastal community trajectories in the face of sea level rise, by Sierra Woodruff, Todd BenDor  Abstract

Assessing the vulnerability and adaptation options for coastal water supply and demand systems, by Thuc Phan, James Smart, Oz Sahin, Samantha Capon, Wade Hadwen, Lan Nguyen, Ngoan Pham  Abstract  Paper

Poster (200): Public Health Dynamics

Study of Interventions to Improve Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination Receipt Rate among Adolescent Boys in NYS, by Nasser Sharareh, Nasim Sabounchi, Serder Atav  Abstract

Trial Termination and Drug Misclassification in Sequential Adaptive Clinical Trials, by Alba Rojas-Cordova, Niyousha Hosseinichimeh  Abstract

Socio-economic Impact of the mHealth Adoption in Managing Diabetes, by Won-Sik Hwang, Nam Hee Choi  Abstract

Feedback Effects of Acceptability, Affordability, Accessibility, and Quality on Drug Addiction Treatment and Remission, by Erin Stringfellow, Jeremy Sato  Abstract

Poster (198): Healthcare Operations and Management

A Dynamic Theory of Healthcare Work Pressure, Nurses Well-being and Patient Satisfaction, by Sebastiaan Deuten  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Dynamics of Healthcare Utilization under the Civil Servant Medical Benefit Scheme of Thailand's Universal Health Coverage, by Borwornsom Leerapan  Abstract  Paper

Modeling the Dynamics of an Urban Emergency Medical Services System, by Richard Martin, Gizem Bacaksizlar  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Community and Programmatic Factors Influencing Effective Use of System Dynamic Models, by Karen Minyard, Tina Anderson Smith, Richard Turner, Bobby Milstein  Abstract

Designing healthcare policies to reduce caesarean sections: an empirical analysis, by Enzo Bivona, Federico Cosenz  Abstract

Poster (143): Human Behavior in Organizations, Industries, or Society

Psychosocial Risk in the Nursing Personnel of a Health Care Provider, by Maria Bolivar, Luz-Angélica Rodriguez, Joan Cruz  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Lessons from a long-term Beer Game dataset played by natural resource managers:reinforcing systems education across disciplines, by Benjamin Turner, Michael Goodman, Clay Mathis, Rick Machen, Ryan Rhoades, Barry Dunn  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Designs for Living: A Simulation Analysis of Factors Affecting Achievement and Satisfaction over the Life Cycle, by Jack Homer  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Poster (149): Information and Knowledge Dynamics

The dynamics of knowledge sharing practices of project teams when encountering changes in project scopes, by Wei-Tsong Wang, Nai-Yuan Ko  Abstract

Automation of Loop Eigenvalue Elasticity Analysis, by Esneyder Gonzalez, René Amaya Mier, Ruben Yie Pinedo  Abstract  Supporting

Modelling the Complex Dynamics of Public Opinion Propagation in Micro-Blogging, by Jidi Zhao, Jianguo Jia  Abstract  Paper

Intergovernmental Dynamics of Transportation Planning: Why Some Towns Attract More Federal Funding Than Others?, by Asim Zia, Christopher Koliba  Abstract  Paper

Using Dance of Change Concepts to Apply Critical Cultural Success Factors to Data Quality Initiatives (Research in Progress), by David Becker, JR Talburt, Tom Redman, Terry Williams  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Poster (276): Peer Group Mentoring: Lessons, Best Practices and New Direction

We Like Each Other – Is this the Systemic Solution for the Survival of Peer Mentoring Groups?, by Sarah Hafner, Tomas Hubik, Joona Tuovinen, Hector Menendez, Thomas Horschig  Abstract  Paper

Report on a Pilot to Support Student Peer-Mentoring Groups, by Laura Black, David Andersen, Krystyna Stave, Luis Luna-Reyes, Larry Gottschamer  Abstract  Paper

Graduate Student Peer-mentoring group poster session, by Larry Gottschamer, Erika Palmer, Roland Maximilian Happach, Sarah Hafner, George Matthew, Laura Black  Abstract

Product and innovation management peer-mentoring group, by Andrijana Horvat, Emiliya Suprun, Felix Giedziella, Anh Lan Thi Nguyen  Abstract

Poster (147): Learning and Teaching

Case Study of K-12 program in South Korea - Applied by World Climate Focused on Environment Subject, by Chang-Kwon Chung, Ryeong Ji Park, Jinkyung Choi, Ji Won Son  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Learning to Teach System Dynamics in Agricultural and Resource Management Before and After the Competence Development Framework, by Benjamin Turner, Steven Chumbley  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

A new tool for education for sustainable development, by Conor Meehan, Therese Bennich, David Collste, Conrad Steinhilber, Tom Bongers, Aly Elmasry  Abstract  Supporting  Link from authors

Strategic Resources Investment Planning for Growth and Development: An executive training model, by Rogerio Domenge, Jorge Mejia  Abstract  Paper

Poster (138): Conceptualization

The System Dynamics Model User Sustainability Explorer (SD-MUSE) tool for interpreting system dynamic models, by David Hines, Jenna Kolling, Thomas Transue, Rochelle Araujo  Abstract  Paper

A Qualitative Approach for Clustering Simulation Output Data Based on Behaviour Mode Analysis, by Martina Curran, Enda Howley, Jim Duggan  Abstract  Supporting

Poster (137): Modelling Process

Computational Modeling Framework for Multi-level Systems w Feedback, Uncertainty, and Heterogeneity—Case in Point: Concussion, by Wayne Wakeland, Erin Kenzie, Elle Parks  Abstract

Linking Simulator Functionality with Learning: An Extension of the Taxonomy of Computer Simulations to Support Learning, by Roland Maximilian Happach, William Schoenberg  Abstract

Dealing With Complexity: A Holistic Participatory Systems Approach For Improving Construction Innovation Performance, by Emiliya Suprun, Oz Sahin, Rodney Stewart, Kriengsak Panuwatwanich  Abstract  Paper

Dominance Analysis Using Pathway Force Decomposition, by Jeremy Sato  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Poster (134): Operations Management Poster Session

Assessing the Future Workforce Supply for the UK Nuclear Sector, by Siôn Cave, Steve Bennett, Rebecca Pleasant, Emma Woodham  Abstract  Paper

Interactions of production strategies and a production system's performance, by Tim Hettesheimer  Abstract  Paper

Modeling Rasmussen's Dynamic Modeling Problem: Drift towards a Boundary of Safety, by J. Bradley Morrison, Robert Wears  Abstract  Supporting

Business Models for Condition Based Maintenance Services, by Quan Zhu, Henk Akkermans  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Managerial Implications and Comparative Effects of SAFe Scaled Agile Methods in Government Software Acquisition, by Allen Moulton, Stuart Madnick, Gregory Love, John James, Greg Howard, Aleksandra Markina-Khusid, Paula Mahoney, Sean Ricks  Abstract  Paper

A Flight Simulator for Sea Port Capacity Improvement: A Case Study of Rajaee Port of Iran, by Rassam Moshrefi, Bahareh Ansari, Mahdi Mirdamadi Najafabadi  Abstract  Paper

Poster (164): Human Services

The Capability Trap: Prevalence in Human Systems, by Erik Landry, John Sterman  Abstract  Paper

The Power of Operational Thinking for Engineering Social Systems: A Tale of Crime and Police Work in an Urban District, by Camilo Olaya, Maria Alejandra Victorino Jimenez  Abstract

Administrative Court of Appeals Backlog Dynamics, by Amanda Karapici  Abstract

Homelessness in the Child Welfare System: Barriers for Safety, Permanency, and Well-Being, by Katherine Marcal, Saras Chung, Patrick Fowler  Abstract  Supporting

London's Housing Crisis, by Kaveh Dianati, Nici Zimmermann, Michael Davies  Abstract

Poster (165): Population and Workforce

Aggregation underestimates growth: Case study in Population Modelling for India, by Shreenivas Kunte, Om Damani  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

The dynamics of female labour force participation: how family policy influences womens work behaviour, by Benedicte Wilson  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Simulation of the Leaky Pipeline: Gender Diversity in US K-Graduate Education, by Maryam Alsadat Andalib, Navid Ghaffarzadegan  Abstract  Supporting

Long-term Dynamics of Acequia Population in New Mexico, by Yining Bai, Saeed Langarudi, Alexander Fernald  Abstract  Supporting

Poster (168): Transportation Policy

Exploring Information Communication Technology and mobility linkage for smart and sustainable cities in developing countries, by Dillip Das  Abstract  Supporting

Identifying key factors for the commercial success of an integrated journey planning and ticketing smartphone application, by Astrid Guehnemann, Simon Shepherd  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Poster (174): Renewable Power Systems

Integrating Energy Storage into the German Electricity Market, by Roland Maximilian Happach, Pål Davidsen, Meike Tilebein  Abstract

Modelling sustainability of primary forest residues-based bioenergy system, by Maxon Chitawo, Annie Chimphango, Steve Peterson  Abstract  Paper

Beyond the Death Spiral - Transitioning to Renewable Energy in Western Australia, by William Grace  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

An Analysis of End-of-Life Vehicle (ELV) Recycling in Emerging Economies, by Krishna Mohan Thazhathu Valiyaveettil, R K Amit  Abstract  Supporting

Boosting electricity access in Africa with private sector financing, by Benjamin Batinge, Josephine Musango, Alan Brent  Abstract

Development and evaluation of an ecohydrology soil-moisture model to aid in understanding semi-arid ecosystem dynamics, by Benjamin Turner  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Long Term Impacts of the RES-E Promotion in the Brazilian Power System, by Mário Coelho, João Tomé Saraiva, Adelino Jorge Coelho Pereira  Abstract  Supporting

Poster (176): Coupled Natural and Human Systems

The Evolutionary Dynamics of Indias Rural Water Systems: Part I, by Sydney Beasley, Chintan Vaishnav, Michael Bono, Rohit Karnik, Vinod Kothari, Sunesh Sharma, Avijit Mallik  Abstract  Paper

Did Globalization Hurt the Miskito People? Using a Quantitative Model to Test a Qualitative Theory from Political Ecology, by Brendan Schuetze  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

A Broiler House Simulator to Facilitate Management of Disease in Poultry Production, by Karen Galarneau, Randall Singer, Robert Wills  Abstract

Poster (181): Conflict, Defense, and Security Posters

Proxy War in the Gray Zone, by Asmeret Naugle, Michael Bernard  Abstract

A financial evaluation of DDOS defences dynamics from an organisational perspective: how long will these defences hold?, by Sander Zeijlemaker, Etiënne Rouwette  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Modeling ISIL: Understanding the Dynamics of a Modern Terrorist Network, by James Enos  Abstract  Paper

Modeling the Influence of Positive Incentives on Insider Threat Risk Reduction, by Andrew Moore  Abstract  Paper

Continued development of a concept to implement M&S in support of the operations process, by Guido Veldhuis, Nicolaas de Reus, Bas Keijser  Abstract

Poster (163): Learning from Stakeholder Engagement

Financial Instability through the Eyes of the Federal Reserve Bank Supervisors, by Oleg Pavlov  Abstract

The Elements and Structure of a Group Model Building Case Study Database, by Warren Farr  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Systemic Interventions Design in Public Policy Management:Youth Policy Case Study, by Nikola Pucarevic  Abstract  Supporting

Poster (210): Strategy Posters

Exploring the effect of conflict management on the performance of ERP software customization-A Case Study of D Company, by Mei-Chun Luo, Wei-Tsong Wang  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Justifying maintenance studying system behavior: a multi-purpose approach using multi-objective optimization, by Gary Linneusson, Amos Ng, Tehseen Aslam  Abstract  Paper  Slides

Determining Site-Specific Strategies to Improve the Adoption and Sustainability of Resource Recovery Systems: A Community-Infor, by Christine Prouty, Shima Mohebbi, Qiong Zhang  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Tuesday July 18

08:00 Tue Plenary (275): System Dynamics Society Annual Business Meeting, chaired by Leonard Malczynski, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish, Mário Coelho (President's Ballroom)

08:01 Tue Other (295): SIG and Chapter Gathering Point - Tuesday All Day, Volunteer(s): Nasser Sharareh, Muhammad Tariq (Thomas Paine AB)

Ribbon Table: Pick up your Chapter and SIG Identification Ribbons Abstract

08:30 Tue

Other (363): Registration and Information Desk Open 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM, Volunteer(s): Carolyn McCarthy, Sophie Rich (Lobby)

Other (365): Exhibitor Areas 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM, Volunteer(s): Henry Bartelet, Shane Carnohan (Prefunction)

Special (348): Heritage Area / Social Media Center, Volunteer(s): Carrie Stickan (Lobby)

Heritage Area / Social Media Center Abstract

Special (224): DynamiQueST Exhibit: All Day, chaired by Lees Stuntz, Volunteer(s): Shane Carnohan, Henry Bartelet (Courtyard)

DynamiQueST Exhibit: ALL DAY, by Lees Stuntz  Abstract  Link from authors

08:50 Tue Plenary (315): Tuesday Morning ANNOUNCEMENTS, chaired by John Sterman, Nelson Repenning, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish, Mário Coelho (Presidents Ballroom)

Announcement of "Best Poster" Winner, by Craig Stephens  Abstract

09:00 Tue Plenary (132): PLENARY SESSION: System Dynamics in Biomedicine, from models to clinical trials and patient impact. Discussant Wayne Wakeland, chaired by Etiënne Rouwette, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish, Mário Coelho (President's Ballroom)

An In Silico Exploration of HIV, by Keith Eubanks, Hua Yang, John Kapson, Kenneth Cooper  Abstract

An Individualized ESA Dosing Regimen for Hemodialysis Patients To Stabilize Hemoglobin Levels in a Target Range, by Jim Rogers, Ed Gallaher, Craig Hocum  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

10:30 Tue

Other (247): Tuesday Morning Refreshment Break 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM, sponsored by Ventana Systems, Inc. (Prefunction)

Other (367): Tuesday Morning Chapter Meetings, Red Ribbon Event and SD Career Link Bulletin Board

Meeting (190): Latin America Chapter Meeting, chaired by Gloria Perez Salazar, Volunteer(s): Felippe Cronemberger (Aquarium)

Latin America Chapter Meeting, by Gloria Perez Salazar  Abstract

Meeting (184): SYstem Dynamics Italian Chapter (SYDIC) Annual Meeting and Roundtable, chaired by Leonard Malczynski, Volunteer(s): Md Fazla Rabbi Alam (William Garrison)

Italian Chapter Annual Meeting and Roundtable, by Stefano Armenia  Abstract

Meeting (244): Brazil Chapter Meeting, chaired by Karim Chichakly, Volunteer(s): Md Fazla Rabbi Alam (Martin Luther King)

Brazil Chapter Meeting, by Karim Chichakly  Abstract

Meeting (179): BeNeLux Annual Chapter Meeting and Roundtable, chaired by Vincent de Gooyert, Volunteer(s): Lauren O'Brien (Haym Solomon)

Benelux Annual Chapter Meeting and Roundtable, by Vincent de Gooyert  Abstract

Meeting (195): China Annual Chapter Meeting and Roundtable, chaired by Jiayin Qi, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

China Annual Chapter Meeting and Roundtable, by Haiyan Yan, Jiayin Qi  Abstract  Supporting

Meeting (272): UK Chapter Annual Meeting, chaired by John Hayward, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

United Kingdom Chapter Annual Meeting and Roundtable, by John Hayward  Abstract  Paper  Slides

Meeting (182): German Chapter Informal Gathering, chaired by Florian Kapmeier, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

German Chapter Informal Gathering, by Florian Kapmeier  Abstract  Slides  Link from authors

10:31 Tue Other (289): Family - Guest Lounge (Salem Daytrip), chaired by Linda Hirsch (Lobby)

11:30 Tue

Other (368): Tuesday Morning PARALLEL CONVENED DISCUSSANT SESSIONS 1 THROUGH 5. 11:30 AM TO 12:30 PM

12:30 Tue

Other (155): Tuesday Lunch Break 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM (Lunch on your own: quick options: individual cheese pizza $7, chicken/rice bowl $8) (Riverside Pavilion)

Other (369): LUNCHTIME SERIES: Exhibitor Demos, Users Groups, Chapter, SIG, Other Meetings, Publishing Assistance Wksp, and Model Expo (star

Meeting (259): Editors Meeting, chaired by Yaman Barlas, Volunteer(s): Md Fazla Rabbi Alam (Martin Luther King)

Meeting (238): Systems Science Center Exhibitor Demonstration, chaired by Ignacio Martinez-Moyano, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

"Systems Science Center" Demonstration, by Ignacio Martinez-Moyano  Abstract

Meeting (254): Ventana Systems, Inc. Exhibitor Demonstration and Users' Group Meeting (Vensim), chaired by Thomas Fiddaman, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish (Ballroom A)

Meeting (209): Economics Chapter Annual Meeting and Roundtable, chaired by Michael Radzicki, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Economics Chapter Annual Meeting and Roundtable, by Daniel Arthur  Abstract

13:00 Tue

Special (379): Model Expo, Volunteer(s): Lauren O'Brien (Charles View Ballroom)

Simulating the Interactions Among Land Use, Transportation, and Economy to Inform Light Rail Transit Decisions, by Jenna Kolling, Nick Flanders, Andrea Bassi, Llael Cox, Andrew Procter, Rochelle Araujo, David Hines, Nadav Tanners  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Link from authors

A Dynamic Model of Antibiotic Prescribing for Acute Respiratory Tract Infection, 1993-2013, by Hamed Kianmehr, Nasim Sabounchi  Abstract

Study of Interventions to Improve Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination Receipt Rate among Adolescent Boys in NYS, by Nasser Sharareh, Nasim Sabounchi, Serder Atav  Abstract

Modeling the Dynamics of an Urban Emergency Medical Services System, by Richard Martin, Gizem Bacaksizlar  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

An Individualized ESA Dosing Regimen for Hemodialysis Patients To Stabilize Hemoglobin Levels in a Target Range, by Jim Rogers, Ed Gallaher, Craig Hocum  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Boosting electricity access in Africa with private sector financing, by Benjamin Batinge, Josephine Musango, Alan Brent  Abstract

Justifying maintenance studying system behavior: a multi-purpose approach using multi-objective optimization, by Gary Linneusson, Amos Ng, Tehseen Aslam  Abstract  Paper  Slides

Long-term Dynamics of Acequia Population in New Mexico, by Yining Bai, Saeed Langarudi, Alexander Fernald  Abstract  Supporting

Dynamic Model for Comparing the Performance of Waste Management Strategies over Sustainability Dimensions, by Diana Tascón-Hoyos  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Modeling the Bioremediation of a Diesel-contaminated Soil Using an Enriched Hydrocarbon-degrading Inoculant, by María Balseiro-Romero, Carmen Monterroso, Petra Kidd, Panagiotis Gkorezis, Jaco Vangronsveld, Juan Casares Long  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Network propagation of connected ideas, by James Houghton  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Feedback Effects of Acceptability, Affordability, Accessibility, and Quality on Drug Addiction Treatment and Remission, by Erin Stringfellow, Jeremy Sato  Abstract

Study of Interventions to Improve Human Papillomavirus (HPV) Vaccination Receipt Rate among Adolescent Boys in NYS, by Nasser Sharareh, Nasim Sabounchi, Serder Atav  Abstract

Using Dance of Change Concepts to Apply Critical Cultural Success Factors to Data Quality Initiatives (Research in Progress), by David Becker, JR Talburt, Tom Redman, Terry Williams  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

SD and the Humanities, Collapse of Civilizations, by John Hayward  Abstract  Supporting  Slides

Systemic Interventions Design in Public Policy Management:Youth Policy Case Study, by Nikola Pucarevic  Abstract  Supporting

A System Dynamic Analysis on Accessibility and Affordability of Healthcare Resources in Malaysia, by Fatin Aminah Hassan, Nobuaki Minato  Abstract

Asset Dynamics Reference Model & Roleplay, by Arjen Ros  Abstract

The Major Causes of Green Bullwhip Effect on Green Supply Chain Practices: An Integrated Framework., by Arry Hutomo Mustika Djaya, Mohd Haizam Mohd Saudi, Ilham Sentosa, Obsatar Sinaga  Abstract

Meeting (270): Tuesday: Publishing Assistance Workshop 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM (as individually scheduled), chaired by George Richardson, Shayne Gary, Volunteer(s): Sergio Alzate-Muñoz (Charles Sumner)

Meeting (239): SDM-Doc Users' Group Meeting, chaired by Ignacio Martinez-Moyano, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

SDM-Doc Users' Group Meeting, by Ignacio Martinez-Moyano  Abstract

13:30 Tue

Meeting (283): Powersim Studio Users' Group Meeting, chaired by Leonard Malczynski, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Meeting (240): AnyLogic North America Exhibitor Demonstration, chaired by Arash Mahdavi, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Ballroom D)

Meeting (285): Georgia Health Policy Center Exhibitor Demonstration, chaired by Jane Branscomb, Karen Minyard, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Meeting (284): Worcester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) Exhibitor Demonstration, chaired by Oleg Pavlov, Michael Radzicki, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Meeting (232): Transportation Special Interest Group Lunchtime Meeting, chaired by Simon Shepherd, Volunteer(s): Lauren O'Brien (Haym Solomon)

13:45 Tue Meeting (460): Structural Dominance Analysis Tool Demonstration, chaired by Sergey Naumov, Rogelio Oliva, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish (Ballroom A)

Structural Dominance Analysis Tool Demonstration, by Sergey Naumov, Rogelio Oliva  Abstract

14:30 Tue

Meeting (269): Tuesday: Modeling Assistance Workshop 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM, chaired by Gary Hirsch, Rod MacDonald, Volunteer(s): Alec Eckert (Cambridge)

Other (279): Tuesday Afternoon PARALLEL SESSIONS 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Parallel (153): Business Service Management, chaired by Stefan Groesser, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

When Does Paying More Pay Off?, by Hazhir Rahmandad, Zeynep Ton  Abstract  Supporting

Can Good Jobs be Profitable in Low Cost Services?, by Hazhir Rahmandad  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Worklife Satisfaction – Subjective Wellbeing in the Workplace, by William Grace, Mark Parker  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Parallel (202): Modeling for learning about climate change, chaired by Allyson Beall King, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

World Climate: Can role-play with interactive models enhance climate knowledge, affect and intent to act?, by Juliette Rooney-Varga, John Sterman, Eduardo Fracassi, Travis Franck, Florian Kapmeier, Victoria Kurker, Ellie Johnston, Andrew Jones, Kenneth Rath  Abstract  Supporting  Link from authors

ResiMod: A Collaboratively-Built Model to Assist Facilitating Strategic Conversations in the Olifants River Catchment of South, by Shane Carnohan, Jai Clifford-Holmes, Jill Slinger, Sharon Pollard, Harry Biggs  Abstract  Supporting  Link from authors

Policy Decisions and Climate-Smart Agriculture in Africa, by Charles Jones, Saad Benjelloun  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Parallel (188): Treatment Trajectories and Health Outcomes, chaired by Jim Duggan, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish (Ballroom A)

Trajectories of functional ability over the life course: a dynamic model of the interaction of stressor-induced functional loss, by John Ansah, David Matchar, Victoria Koh  Abstract

A Dynamic Model of Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder for Military Personnel and Veterans, by Navid Ghaffarzadegan, Alireza Ebrahimvandi, Mohammad Jalali  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Estimating energy imbalance gap explaining obesity prevalence among Australian adults, by Saeideh Fallah-Fini  Abstract

Parallel (148): Security, Information, and Knowledge Dynamics, chaired by Ik Jae Chung, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Ballroom D)

The Micro-Dynamics of Network Leverage: Implications for Change Agents External to an Organization, by Ran Xu, Ken Frank, William Penuel  Abstract  Supporting

Modelling social networks in innovation diffusion processes: the case of electricity access in rural areas, by Fabio Riva, Emanuela Colombo, Carlo Piccardi  Abstract  Paper

Network propagation of connected ideas, by James Houghton  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Parallel (229): Transportation SIG Special Session: Models Informing Transport Policy, chaired by Simon Shepherd, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Modelling open skies agreements and air passenger competition, by Armando Orta, Simon Shepherd  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Simulating the Interactions Among Land Use, Transportation, and Economy to Inform Light Rail Transit Decisions, by Jenna Kolling, Nick Flanders, Andrea Bassi, Llael Cox, Andrew Procter, Rochelle Araujo, David Hines, Nadav Tanners  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Link from authors

Agent Based Modeling of Intergovernmental Networks: Harnessing Experimental Simulations for Transportation Policy Informatics, by Asim Zia, Christopher Koliba  Abstract

15:30 Tue

Other (194): Tuesday Afternoon Refreshment Break 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM, sponsored by Ventana Systems, Inc. (Prefunction)

Other (370): Tuesday Afternoon Chapter and Other Meetings

Meeting (286): Russian Chapter Annual Meeting, chaired by Oleg Pavlov, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Meeting (263): Nominating Committee Meeting, chaired by Etiënne Rouwette, Volunteer(s): Md Fazla Rabbi Alam (Martin Luther King)

Meeting (177): Iran Chapter Annual Meeting, chaired by Babak Bahaddin, Volunteer(s): Babak Bahaddin (Haym Solomon)

Meeting (260): Jay Wright Forrester Award Committee Meeting, chaired by Erling Moxnes, Volunteer(s): Felippe Cronemberger (Aquarium)

16:30 Tue

Plenary (136): Tuesday Afternoon PLENARY SESSION: Presidential Address, chaired by John Sterman, Nelson Repenning, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish, Mário Coelho (President's Ballroom)

Presidential Address, by Leonard Malczynski  Abstract

17:00 Tue Plenary (141): Tuesday Afternoon PLENARY SESSION: Award Announcements and Presentations, chaired by Erling Moxnes, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish, Mahdi Mirdamadi Najafabadi (President's Ballroom)

System Dynamics Applications Award Announcement, by J. Bradley Morrison  Abstract

System Dynamics Lifetime Achievement Award Ceremony, by Erling Moxnes  Abstract

18:45 Tue Other (304): CASH BAR -- 6:45 PM throughout Banquet. Arrive early and enjoy the company! (Prefunction)

19:30 Tue

Other (135): CONFERENCE BANQUET -- 7:30 PM, sponsored by PA Consulting (President's Ballroom)

Welcome to the Cambridge Conference Banquet!, by Tom Mullen, Sharon Els  Abstract

Announcing the SDS Legacy Campaign, by Julie Pugh, Jack Pugh, David Andersen, Roberta Spencer  Abstract

Invitation to the 2018 Conference in ICELAND, by Robert Eberlein, Allyson Beall King  Abstract

Dana Meadows Award Presentation, by Richard Dudley, Thomas Fiddaman, Özge Pala, John Sterman, Florian Kapmeier, R. Joel Rahn, Krystyna Stave  Abstract  Link from authors

Barry Richmond Scholarship Award Announcement, by Robert Eberlein, Karim Chichakly  Abstract

Lupina Young Researchers Award Announcement, by David Lounsbury  Abstract

The Band: "Reckless" plus SD musicians!, by Andrew Jones  Abstract

Wednesday July 19

08:00 Wed

Other (371): Wednesday Morning MEETINGS: 8:00 AM to 8:50 AM

Meeting (167): Model Analysis Special Interest Group Annual Meeting and Roundtable, chaired by James Houghton, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Model Analysis Special Interest Group Annual Meeting and Roundtable, by James Houghton  Abstract

Meeting (180): South Africa Chapter Annual Meeting and Roundtable, chaired by Josephine Musango, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

South Africa Chapter Annual Meeting and Roundtable, by Josephine Musango  Abstract

Meeting (264): Past Presidents' Meeting, chaired by John Sterman, Volunteer(s): Felippe Cronemberger (Aquarium)

Meeting (233): Biomedical System Dynamics Special Interest Group (BMSD SIG) Business Meeting, chaired by Jim Rogers, Ed Gallaher, Volunteer(s): Sergio Alzate-Muñoz (Paul Revere AB)

Meeting (175): Psychology and Human Behavior Special Interest Group: Annual Meeting and Roundtable Featuring SD and the Humanities, chaired by Pascal Gambardella, David Lounsbury, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Psychology and Human Behavior SIG: Annual Meeting and Roundtable Featuring SD and the Humanities, by Pascal Gambardella, David Lounsbury, John Hayward, Dana Ilmari Polojarvi  Abstract  Supporting  Slides

08:01 Wed Other (296): SIG and Chapter Gathering Point - Wednesday All Day, Volunteer(s): Nasser Sharareh, Muhammad Tariq (Thomas Paine AB)

08:30 Wed

Other (364): Registration and Information Desk Open 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM, Volunteer(s): Carolyn McCarthy, Sarah Mostafavi (Lobby)

Other (366): Exhibitor Areas 8:30 AM to 6:30 PM, Volunteer(s): Henry Bartelet, Shane Carnohan (Prefunction)

Special (349): Heritage Area / Social Media Center, Volunteer(s): Carrie Stickan (Lobby)

Heritage Area / Social Media Center Abstract

Special (225): DynamiQueST Exhibit: All Day, Volunteer(s): Henry Bartelet, Shane Carnohan (Courtyard)

DynamiQueST Exhibit: ALL DAY, by Lees Stuntz  Abstract  Link from authors

08:50 Wed Plenary (372): Wednesday Morning ANNOUNCEMENTS, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho, Jamie Melhuish (Presidents Ballroom)

09:00 Wed Plenary (160): Wed Morning PLENARY SESSION: Models Get Real--Taking Heterogeneity Seriously in System Dynamics. Discussant: Hazhir Rahmandad, chaired by Özge Pala, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish, Mário Coelho (President's Ballroom)

Dynamic cohorts: a new approach to managing detail, by Thomas Fiddaman, Larry Yeager  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Approximating Network Dynamics in Compartmental System Dynamics Models, by PJ Lamberson  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

10:30 Wed

Other (196): Wednesday Morning Refreshment Break 10:30 AM to 11:30 AM, sponsored by Ventana Systems, Inc. (Prefunction)

Other (378): Wednesday Morning Special Event, Red Ribbon Event and SD Career Link Bulletin Board

Meeting (245): Special Event: Classic Case Studies in System Dynamics--A Fireside Chat with Ken Cooper, chaired by David Andersen, Volunteer(s): Babak Bahaddin (Paul Revere AB)

Classic Case Studies in System Dynamics--A Fireside Chat with Ken Cooper, by Kenneth Cooper  Abstract

10:31 Wed Other (290): Family - Guest Lounge (Seaport District by Foot), chaired by Linda Hirsch (Lobby)

11:30 Wed

Meeting (360): Wednesday: Modeling Assistance Workshop 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM (as individually scheduled), chaired by Gary Hirsch, Rod MacDonald, Volunteer(s): Alec Eckert (Cambridge)

Other (280): Wednesday Morning PARALLEL SESSIONS 11:30 AM to 12:30 PM

Parallel (151): Strategy, chaired by Raafat Zaini, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Market Formation Across Socioeconomic Class: Impact of Market Infrastructure and Mechanisms, by Derek Chan, Jeroen Struben, Laurette Dube  Abstract

"Boom without Limits?" - An Analysis of the Stuttgart Real Estate Market, by Eleftheria-Eleni Kapourani, Florian Kapmeier  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Shaping organizational network structure to enable sustainable transformation, by Felicjan Rydzak, Paul Monus  Abstract

Parallel (192): Cancer Prevention and Treatment Dynamics, chaired by Niyousha Hosseinichimeh, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish (Ballroom A)

A Dynamic Model for Understanding Long-Term Trends in Prostate Cancer Screening, by Ozge Karanfil, Hazhir Rahmandad, Jack Homer, John Sterman  Abstract  Supporting

Our Walk to the End of Cancer? Understanding Long-Term Trends in Medical Screening, by Ozge Karanfil, John Sterman  Abstract  Supporting

Vignettes Apparent in Surviving Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma [Which May Help Others], by Jim Rogers, Mark Heffernan, Ed Gallaher  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

Parallel (146): Innovative Teaching Approaches, chaired by Warren Farr, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Ballroom D)

The Next 25 Years in Pre-College Education: A Move Toward Global Understanding of Complex Systems, by Diana Fisher, Lees Stuntz, Tracy Benson, Anne LaVigne, Warren Farr  Abstract  Supporting

Enhancing stock and flow relationship understanding through experiential learning, by Jorge D'Acosta Rivera, Edmilson Moraes  Abstract

A Learning Sciences Investigation of Game-Based Structural Debriefing, by Oleg Pavlov, Yoon Jeon Kim  Abstract

Parallel (139): Integrating Perspectives, chaired by Kimberly Thompson, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Utility Perception in System Dynamics Models, by Saeed Langarudi, Isa Bar-On  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

SD Meets OR: A New Synergy to Address Policy Problems, by Navid Ghaffarzadegan, Richard Larson  Abstract  Paper

Cournot markets in the field: The case of Zambian farmers, by David Lara Arango, Andreas Gerber, Progress Nyanga, Birgit Kopainsky  Abstract

Parallel (161): Infrastructure, chaired by Saras Chung, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Exploring the Resilience of Boston's Urban Snow Management Policies, by Michael Wilson, David Keith  Abstract  Supporting

Additional Authors for Indoor air pollution as an issue of nonattention in Nairobi's informal settlements, by Michael Davies, Marcella Ucci  Abstract

A Sea Level Rise Simulator for Coastal Communities, by Bradd Libby, Alexander Christiansen  Abstract  Supporting

Indoor air pollution as an issue of nonattention in Nairobi's informal settlements, by Nici Zimmermann, Kaveh Dianati, James Milner, Mwangi Chege, Balázs Csuvar, Kanyiva Muindi, Blessing Mberu, Catherine Kyobutungi, Henry Fletcher, Paul Wilkinson  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

12:30 Wed

Other (201): Wednesday Lunch Break 12:30 PM to 2:30 PM (Lunch on your own: quick options: individual cheese pizza $7, chicken/rice bowl $8) (Riverside Pavilion)

Other (373): LUNCHTIME SERIES: Education Day Event, Publishing Assistance Workshop, Exhibitor Demos, Users Group and Other Meetings (starti

Meeting (226): Education Day Special Event: Whats Happening in Pre-College Education in the United States?, chaired by Lees Stuntz, Volunteer(s): Sergio Alzate-Muñoz (Paul Revere AB)

What's Happening in Pre-College Education in the United States?, by Lees Stuntz, Tracy Benson, Saras Chung, Diana Fisher, Anne LaVigne, Greg Orpen  Abstract  Link from authors

13:00 Wed Meeting (361): Wednesday: Publishing Assistance Workshop 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM (as individually scheduled), chaired by George Richardson, Shayne Gary, Volunteer(s): Sergio Alzate-Muñoz (Charles Sumner)

13:30 Wed

Meeting (258): Dana Meadows Award Committee Meeting, chaired by Thomas Fiddaman, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Meeting (251): isee systems Exhibitor Demonstration and Users' Group Meeting (Stella and ithink), chaired by Robert Eberlein, Karim Chichakly, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Ballroom D)

Meeting (236): Forio Online Simulations Exhibitor Demonstration and Users' Group Meeting, chaired by Michael Bean, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Forio Online Simulations Exhibitor Demonstration and Users' Group Meeting, by Michael Bean  Abstract

Meeting (237): Strategy Dynamics Ltd Exhibitor Demonstration and Users' Group Meeting, chaired by Christopher Spencer, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish (Ballroom A)

Strategy Dynamics Users' Group Meeting, by Kim Warren  Abstract

14:30 Wed

Other (281): Wednesday Afternoon PARALLEL SESSIONS 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM

Meeting (297): Wednesday: Modeling Assistance Workshop 2:30 PM to 3:30 PM (as individually scheduled), chaired by Gary Hirsch, Rod MacDonald, Volunteer(s): Alec Eckert (Cambridge)

Parallel (189): Healthcare Innovations and Utilization, chaired by Sara Metcalf, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish (Ballroom A)

Comparing Two Interventions to Reduce Infant Mortality in the State of Ohio, by Niyousha Hosseinichimeh, Joshua Hawley, Alireza Ebrahimvandi, Rod MacDonald, David Andersen  Abstract  Supporting

Synthesizing Stakeholder Engagement, Electronic Health Records and Simulation for Timely, High-Quality VA Mental Health Care, by Lindsey Zimmerman, David Lounsbury  Abstract

Integration of Innovation and Technology as a Strategic Advantage for an Organ Transplant Program, by Todd Astor  Abstract

Parallel (140): Methodology, chaired by George Richardson, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Ballroom D)

Making the Case for Using Analytica® for System Dynamics Modeling: A Reference Guide and Comparison with Classical Platforms, by Cory Welch  Abstract  Paper  Supporting

What Counts As An Explanation For System Behavior? A Brief History of SD from a Dominance Perspective, by Jeremy Sato  Abstract  Paper  Slides

The Dual-Process Theory and Understanding of Stocks and Flows, by Arash Baghaei Lakeh, Navid Ghaffarzadegan  Abstract

Parallel (133): Financial Networks and Operations Management, chaired by Kristina Wile, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Dealer Hoarding, Sales Push and Seed Returns: On the Interdependency between Incentives and Salesforce Management, by Paulo Goncalves  Abstract

Exploring the impact of residential PV systems on electricity utilities and customers, by Monica Castaneda, Sebastián Zapata Ramirez, Maritza Jimenez, Isaac Dyner, Carlos Franco Cardona  Abstract

Systemic Risk and Financial Networks, by Mila Getmansky Sherman  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Link from authors

Parallel (172): Agriculture, Water and Energy Sustainability, chaired by Vincent de Gooyert, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

How do Zambian farmers allocate their budget? Evidence about dynamic decision-making based on a Cournot field experiment, by Andreas Gerber, David Lara Arango, Progress Nyanga, Birgit Kopainsky  Abstract

Water Consumption Impact under Climate and Population Scenarios, by Yiwen Chiu  Abstract  Paper

Diffusion Dynamics of Wind Energy Technology in Brazil, by Mauricio Uriona Maldonado, Matheus Leusin, Caroline Rodrigues Vaz, Sara Grobbelaar  Abstract  Paper

Parallel (208): Dynamics of Strategy, chaired by Hyunjung Kim, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Shed light on dark feedback loops! - The consequences of not recognizing feedback loops for the dominant management logic, by Martin Schaffernicht  Abstract  Paper

Implementation Strategies and Post-Merger Integration Performance Outcomes, by Shayne Gary, Shanie Atkinson  Abstract

Understanding the Dynamics of Alliance Capabilities, by Florian Kapmeier, Jeroen Struben  Abstract  Paper

15:30 Wed

Other (199): Wednesday Afternoon Refreshment Break 3:30 PM to 4:30 PM, sponsored by Ventana Systems, Inc. (Prefunction)

Other (374): Wednesday Afternoon MEETINGS: Panel Discussion, Exhibitor Demos and Other Meetings

Meeting (253): Panel Discussion: Peer Group Best Practice and New Group Formation, chaired by Laura Black, Larry Gottschamer, Volunteer(s): Sergio Alzate-Muñoz (Paul Revere AB)

Meeting (250): International Society for the Systems Sciences Exhibitor Demonstration, chaired by Mary Edson, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Meeting (249): Informed Dynamic Systems Exhibitor Demonstration, chaired by Warren Farr, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Meeting (243): SD Tools/XMILE Users' Group Meeting, chaired by Karim Chichakly, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

SD Tools/XMILE Users' Group Meeting, by Karim Chichakly  Abstract

16:30 Wed Plenary (144): PLENARY SESSION: Accumulating Knowledge--Can we improve mental models of dynamic systems? Discussant: Shayne Gary, chaired by Florian Kapmeier, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish, Mário Coelho (President's Ballroom)

Chinese students' mathematical knowledge beats their domain experience and global cognitive styles in stock-and-flow problems, by Liang Qi, Cleotilde Gonzalez  Abstract

The Attempt to Boost Stock Flow Performance by Using a General Problem Solving Strategy and a Reappearing Gender Effect, by Vivien Roeder  Abstract  Paper

Potential benefits of using a causal loop diagram in group model building: Evidence from a systematic investigation, by Marleen McCardle-Keurentjes, Etiënne Rouwette, Jac Vennix  Abstract

18:30 Wed

Plenary (453): Conference Closing Ceremony, chaired by John Sterman, Nelson Repenning, Volunteer(s): Jamie Melhuish, Mário Coelho (Presidents Ballroom)

Thanks to Conference Volunteers!, by John Sterman, Nelson Repenning, Jack Homer, Hazhir Rahmandad, Roberta Spencer  Abstract

Best E-Participant Award, by Kay Kim, Peter Vincze  Abstract

Post-conference Survey, by Etiënne Rouwette  Abstract  Link from authors

Workshop Schedule Review, by Jack Homer, Hazhir Rahmandad  Abstract

19:00 Wed

Other (375): Wednesday Late Afternoon MEETING

Other (291): Family - Guest Lounge (Red Sox Baseball Game), chaired by Linda Hirsch (Other 1)

Meeting (100): Society Program Oversight Committee (SPOC) Meeting, chaired by Ignacio Martinez-Moyano, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Society Program Oversight Committee (SPOC) Meeting, by Ignacio Martinez-Moyano  Abstract

Thursday July 20

08:30 Thu

Other (376): Thursday WORKSHOPS

Workshop (116): Modeling New Ventures : Planning, Financing and managing Operations (Part 1 of 2), chaired by Kim Warren, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Modeling New Ventures : Planning, Financing and managing Operations, by Kim Warren  Abstract  Link from authors

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (124): World Energy and En-ROADS Training (Part 1 of 2), chaired by Andrew Jones, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Ballroom D)

World Energy and En-ROADS Training, by Andrew Jones, Ellie Johnston, Florian Kapmeier, Juliette Rooney-Varga  Abstract  Link from authors

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (112): Getting Started with Stella and Stella Online, chaired by Robert Eberlein, Karim Chichakly, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Getting Started with Stella and Stella Online, by Robert Eberlein, Karim Chichakly, William Schoenberg, Sarah Davie  Abstract

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (106): System Dynamics Model Documentation and Assessment Tool (SDM-Doc), chaired by Ignacio Martinez-Moyano, Volunteer(s): Sergio Alzate-Muñoz (Paul Revere AB)

System Dynamics Model Documentation and Assessment Tool (SDM-Doc), by Ignacio Martinez-Moyano  Abstract  Link from authors

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (119): Getting Started with Vensim, chaired by Thomas Fiddaman, Volunteer(s): Nasser Sharareh (Thomas Paine AB)

Getting Started with Vensim, by Thomas Fiddaman  Abstract  Link from authors

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (107): Creating Interactive Simulations Online with Forio Epicenter, chaired by Michael Bean, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Creating Interactive Simulations Online with Forio Epicenter, by Michael Bean  Abstract  Link from authors

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (126): A Decision Lab for Wicked Multi-stakeholder Problems (Part 1 of 2), chaired by Kambiz Maani, Volunteer(s): Lauren O'Brien (Haym Solomon)

A Decision Lab for Wicked Multi-stakeholder Problems, by Kambiz Maani  Abstract  Link from authors

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

10:00 Thu Other (301): Thursday Morning REFRESHMENT BREAK 10:00 AM to 10:30 AM (Courtyard)

10:30 Thu

Workshop (117): Modeling New Ventures : Planning, Financing and managing Operations (Part 2 of 2), chaired by Kim Warren, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Workshop (125): World Energy and En-ROADS Training (Part 2 of 2), chaired by Andrew Jones, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Ballroom D)

Workshop (104): Feedback Rich Model Construction with Powersim Studio, chaired by Leonard Malczynski, Volunteer(s): Sergio Alzate-Muñoz (Paul Revere AB)

Feedback Rich Model Construction with Powersim Studio, by Leonard Malczynski  Abstract  Supporting  Link from authors

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (108): Teaching Students to Create Original Models in a Ten-Week Course, chaired by Diana Fisher, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Teaching Students to Create Original Models in a Ten-Week Course, by Diana Fisher  Abstract

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (113): Building Multiplayer Games with Stella, chaired by Robert Eberlein, Karim Chichakly, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Building Multiplayer Games with Stella, by Robert Eberlein, Karim Chichakly, William Schoenberg, Sarah Davie  Abstract

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (120): Model Analysis with Vensim and Classic Models, chaired by Thomas Fiddaman, Volunteer(s): Nasser Sharareh (Thomas Paine AB)

Model Analysis with Vensim and Classic Models, by Thomas Fiddaman  Abstract  Link from authors

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (127): A Decision Lab for Wicked Multi-stakeholder Problems (Part 2 of 2), chaired by Kambiz Maani, Volunteer(s): Lauren O'Brien (Haym Solomon)

12:00 Thu

Other (377): Thursday LUNCH BREAK 12:00 PM to 1:00 PM (lunch on your own)

Meeting (257): Conference Debriefing Meeting, chaired by Roberta Spencer, Volunteer(s): Alec Eckert (Cambridge)

13:00 Thu

Workshop (118): Sysdea browser-based software: ideal for new-comers to SD, chaired by Kim Warren, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Ballroom D)

Sysdea browser-based software: ideal for new-comers to SD, by Kim Warren  Abstract  Link from authors

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (105): Exploring Asset Management Principles in an Aging Infrastructure Case (Part 1 of 2), chaired by Arjen Ros, Michel Kuijer, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Exploring Asset Management Principles in an Aging Infrastructure Case, by Arjen Ros, Michel Kuijer  Abstract

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (109): Modeling Psychological and Sociological Dynamics, chaired by Pascal Gambardella, David Lounsbury, Volunteer(s): Sergio Alzate-Muñoz (Paul Revere AB)

Modeling Psychological and Sociological Dynamics, by Pascal Gambardella, David Lounsbury  Abstract  Paper  Supporting  Slides

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (114): Creating Compelling Interfaces with Stella, chaired by Robert Eberlein, Karim Chichakly, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Creating Compelling Interfaces with Stella, by Robert Eberlein, Karim Chichakly, William Schoenberg, Sarah Davie  Abstract

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (121): Hands-on Entity Based System Dynamics (Session 1 of 2), chaired by Thomas Fiddaman, Larry Yeager, Volunteer(s): Nasser Sharareh (Thomas Paine AB)

Hands-on Entity Based System Dynamics Session 1, by Thomas Fiddaman, Larry Yeager  Abstract  Link from authors

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (123): Technical issues in modeling of energy and water problems (Part 1 of 2), chaired by Leonard Malczynski, Jacob Jacobson, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Technical issues in modeling of energy and water problems, by Leonard Malczynski, Jacob Jacobson, La Tonya Walker  Abstract

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (110): Exploring the Benefits of an Online Group Model Building Case Study Database (Part 1 of 2), chaired by Warren Farr, Volunteer(s): Lauren O'Brien (Haym Solomon)

Exploring the Benefits of an Online Group Model Building Case Study Database, by Warren Farr  Abstract  Supporting

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

14:30 Thu Other (302): Thursday Afternoon REFRESHMENT BREAK 2:30 PM to 3:00 PM (Courtyard)

15:00 Thu

Workshop (129): Exploring Asset Management Principles in an Aging Infrastructure Case (Part 2 of 2), chaired by Arjen Ros, Michel Kuijer, Volunteer(s): Muhammad Tariq (Molly Pitcher)

Workshop (131): Modeling Psychological and Sociological Dynamics (Part 2 of 2), chaired by Pascal Gambardella, David Lounsbury, Volunteer(s): Sergio Alzate-Muñoz (Paul Revere AB)

Workshop (115): Managing Complexity with Stella Professional, chaired by Robert Eberlein, Karim Chichakly, Volunteer(s): Gian Wieck (William Dawes AB)

Managing Complexity with Stella Professional, by Robert Eberlein, Karim Chichakly, William Schoenberg, Sarah Davie  Abstract

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (122): Hands-on Entity Based System Dynamics (Session 2 of 2), chaired by Thomas Fiddaman, Larry Yeager, Volunteer(s): Nasser Sharareh (Thomas Paine AB)

Hands-on Entity Based System Dynamics Session 2, by Thomas Fiddaman, Larry Yeager  Abstract  Link from authors

Requirements for Participants, by facilitator  Abstract

Workshop (362): Using SD Everywhere to Bring SD Models to Mac, Windows, and the Web, chaired by Travis Franck, Todd Fincannon, Volunteer(s): Mário Coelho (Ballroom D)

Using SD Everywhere to Bring SD Models to Mac, Windows, and the Web, by Travis Franck, Todd Fincannon, James Houghton  Abstract  Link from authors

Workshop (130): Technical issues in modeling of energy and water problems (Part 2 of 2), chaired by Leonard Malczynski, Jacob Jacobson, Volunteer(s): Olga Poletaeva (Crispus Attucks)

Workshop (111): Exploring the Benefits of an Online Group Model Building Case Study Database (Part 2 of 2), chaired by Warren Farr, Volunteer(s): Lauren O'Brien (Haym Solomon)

Friday July 21

System Dynamics Society
Tentative schedule updated: July 26, 2017.