Tentative Schedule
The 2021 System Dynamics Conference - Virtually Chicago

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Saturday July 24

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Volunteer
09:00 10:30 Other(302): 5K Fundraising Event to benefit the Student Chapter Fernando Redivo Chicago (Plenary)
Christine Tang, Kelechi Odoemena
12:00 12:30 Other(303): Newcomer Orientation A Leonard Malczynski, Özge Karanfil The Loop
Alan Mozaffari

Sunday July 25

StartEndSunday July 25 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
08:30 09:00 Plenary(205): Student-Organized Colloquium: Welcome Reception, hosted by Braveheart Gillani, Cherie Dirk, and Kelechi Odoemena Chicago (Plenary)
09:00 10:30 Plenary(320): Student-Organized Colloquium Breakout Session: Open Space 1 Braveheart Gillani, Cherie Dirk Chicago (Plenary)
10:30 11:30 Plenary(265): Student-Organized Colloquium Mash-up Keynote Address and Q&A Josephine Musango, Irene Headen Chicago (Plenary)
12:30 13:30 Plenary(354): Student Plenary Presentations Cherie Dirk, Braveheart Gillani Chicago (Plenary)
  Design Simulation - A System Dynamics Approach to Business Model Design Christoph Ksouri-Gerwien  
  Rescue and waste of fresh produce: a system dynamics conceptual model in a mid-size metro area Mariana Torres Arroyo  
  Effectiveness of SD/ILEs (System Dynamics base Interactive Learning Environment) as an interdisciplinary educational tool Mahla Rashidian, Billy Schoenberg  
14:00 16:00 Poster(355): Live Poster and Networking Session- Business A Braveheart Gillani Chicago (Plenary)
  1. How Many Buyers Does it Take to Build a Car? Jan Spreitzenbarth, Heiner Stuckenschmidt, Christoph Bode  
  2. The downside of sustainability initiatives Marieke van Keeken  
  3. GDP Growth And Emissions Correlation In Bangladesh Daniel Gunnarsson, Abu Bakar Mohammad Siddique  
  4. Modeling a market-upscale of hydrogen application in the German heavy-duty truck sector Lennart Pakmor  
  5. Exploring the interdependencies of entrepreneurial ecosystems using feedback-guided analysis for social enterprise resilience Monique Ann Tiongco, Charlotte Kendra Gotangco, Maria Assunta Cuyegkeng  
14:00 16:00 Poster(356): Live Poster and Networking Session- Environment A Braveheart Gillani Chicago (Plenary)
  6. Understanding the Role of Values-Based Institutional Food Procurement in Overcoming Barriers Experienced by Black Farmers Jessica Gilbert  
  7. Developing Strategies for Addressing Household Air Pollution Martha McAlister  
  8. Improving Public Perceptions on Water Resource Policies Lauren Kirkpatrick, Allyson Beall King  
  9. Antivax Movement Under the Impacts of COVID 19 Pei Shan Loo  
  10. Policy in Respond to COVID-19 School Closure Learning Loss among Primary School Students in the Netherlands Pei Shan Loo, Kathelijne Bax  
  11. Where does acknowledging ambiguity in participatory planning improve collective action? Casestudy UK stormwater management Ariel Shepherd  
14:00 16:00 Poster(358): Live Poster and Networking Session- Social Sciences A Braveheart Gillani Chicago (Plenary)
  12. Sexual and Gender Minority Youth in Foster Care Model Based On Minority Stress Theory Dana Prince, Meagan Ray-Novak, Braveheart Gillani, Emily Peterson, Dana Prince  
  13. Where Has the Passion Gone? The Dynamics of Non-Profit Workers’ Passion Burnout and Intention to Leave Jefferson Rajah  
  14. Pathways towards Community Resilience: Social Capital and Experience Mitigating the Impacts of Infrastructure Disruptions Sara Peterson  
  15. Examining the Intersection Between Housing Insecurity and Suicidal Behavior among Trans Youth: A System Dynamics Approach Eleni Gaveras, Patrick Fowler  
  16. Modeling Cyclic and Temporal Relationships of Food Insecurity and Diet Quality for Nutrition Equity Policy Design Abigail Roche  
  17. Systems Synergy: A Systems Dynamics Analysis of a Vocational School Intervention Joseph Ching  
14:00 16:00 Poster(357): Live Poster and Networking Session- Methodology A Braveheart Gillani Chicago (Plenary)
  18. DISCOVER: A systems-based approach for co-creation (work in progress) Niamh Smith  
  19. Combining System Dynamics with Bayesian Networks: A Literature Review of Multi-Method Designs Wang Zhao, Susan Howick, John Quigley  
  20. Complexity in the Public Debt of Subnational Government in Mexico: Prospective Study of Nuevo Leon in the year 2036 Alfonso Martínez Alejandre  
  21. System Dynamics Process Insights: Using a Child Development Account Intervention in Hong Kong as a Case Study Min Hu, Longfei Yue  
17:00 17:30 Other(324): Newcomer Orientation B Özge Karanfil, Leonard Malczynski The Loop
Alan Mozaffari
17:30 18:30 Plenary(301): Student-Organized Colloquium: World Cafe Braveheart Gillani, Cherie Dirk Chicago (Plenary)
19:00 20:00 Plenary(304): Student-Organized Colloquium: Open Space 2 Braveheart Gillani, Cherie Dirk Chicago (Plenary)
20:30 22:30 Poster(355): Live Poster and Networking Session- Business B Cherie Dirk Chicago (Plenary)
20:30 22:30 Poster(356): Live Poster and Networking Session- Environment B Cherie Dirk Chicago (Plenary)
20:30 21:30 Poster(358): Live Poster and Networking Session- Social Sciences B Cherie Dirk Chicago (Plenary)
20:30 22:30 Poster(357): Live Poster and Networking Session- Methodology B Cherie Dirk Chicago (Plenary)

Monday July 26

StartEndMonday July 26 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
07:00 07:50 Workshop(127): Mindfulness Meditation: Monday Linda Hirsch Buckingham Fountain
Cristian Arlex Trejos Taborda
08:00 08:30 Plenary(128): Opening Ceremony A Ignacio Martinez-Moyano Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
08:30 10:00 Plenary(270): COVID-19 Pandemic Jeroen Struben Chicago (Plenary)
Billy Schoenberg
  Behavioral dynamics of COVID-19: estimating under-reporting, multiple waves, and adherence fatigue across 92 nations Hazhir Rahmandad, Tse Yang Lim, John Sterman  
  Responding to the COVID-19 Pandemic: Epidemiological Modeling on Speed Dial Charles Macal  
  Global Realignment in Financial Market Dynamics: Evidence from ETF Networks Monica Billio, Andrew Lo, Loriana Pelizzon, Mila Getmansky Sherman, Abalfazl Zareei  
10:00 10:30 Special(136): Sponsor Pecha Kucha Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Cristian Arlex Trejos Taborda
  DESTA Research LLP Sponsor Pecha Kucha Mihir Mathur, Kabir Sharma  
  isee systems Pecha Kucha Claire Hornig  
  Argonne National Laboratory (Decision and Infrastructure Sciences Division) Pecha Kucha Ignacio Martinez-Moyano  
  Forio Business Simulation Pecha Kucha Michael Bean  
10:30 11:30 WIP(142): Business and Economics WIP Sara Metcalf Buckingham Fountain
Mahla Rashidian
  Building Bridges between Science and Practitioners in SHRM: a System Dynamic approach Ane Sanchez  
  Applying System Dynamics To Ascertain Sustainability of Italian Football Erda Gercek  
  What Constrains ‘Identity-Preserved’ Product Growth? An Exploration of High-Oleic Soybean Oil with Group Model Building Keenan McRoberts, Besir Suleyman Oz, Birgit Kopainsky  
  Effectiveness of Interest rate policy in Stimulating Household Consumption Vytenis Šimkus, David Wheat  
  Dynamic model of the interest rate cap in Peru Elizabeth Lope, Dennis Miranda, Walter Aliaga  
  A Dynamic Model of the Distributional Consequences of International Trade Exposure Sara Metcalf, Qiuyi Zhang, Harvey Palmer  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(158): COVID-19: Policy Design Across the World Mihir Mathur Union Station
Eyup Akcetin
  Against the full lockdown: The COVID-19 flow in Sweden Muhamad Khairulbahri  
  Modeling The Dynamics of Covid-19 And Alternative Policies in Turkey Ekin Karamalak, Elif Bayazıt  
  Investigating the effectiveness of reopening policies before vaccination during a pandemic Ying Qian  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(175): Microeconomics Oleg Pavlov Water Tower Place
Hannah Levin
  Modelling the Dynamic of Consumer Lending System in the Banking Sector Andrii Kaminskyi, Nataliia Versal, Oleksii Petrovskyi  
  The effects of feedback and delay on punishment and cooperation in public good experiments Ali Akhavan, Paulo Goncalves  
  A business transition model for sustainability-oriented industrial innovation, inequality, and inflation Roberto Pasqualino, Melissa Demartini, Faezeh Baagheri  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(153): Agriculture, Land Use, and The Tragedy of the Commons John Morecroft Lincoln Park
Ayshenur Us
  Explaining the complex drivers of land abandonment of horticultural family farms in Senegal Sandra Volken, Patrick Bottazzi  
  Dynamics of Crop Yield in the Blue and White Nile Basins James Enos, Bruce Keith  
  Modeling the Tragedy of the Commons: Review of System Dynamics Models Mehdi Moghadam Manesh, Saeed Langarudi, Birgit Kopainsky  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(147): Water Resource Management Corne Du Plooy The Bean
Yoke-Chin Lai
  On the combined effects of socio-hydrology and climate change on water resources management – a case study Andreas Nicolaidis Lindqvist  
  The many faces of water management: The case of Mexico City Valley Roberto Villasenor  
  Modeling as a Tool to Improve the Impact of Water Science Research Ashley Atkins, Saeed Langarudi, Alexander Fernald  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(190): Care Improvement Dynamics Gary Hirsch Navy Pier
Mehmet Can Tunca
  What is the Stakeholder Effect on Clinical Guideline Formation Process: An Experimental Study Özge Karanfil, Şanser Güz, Orkun Irsoy, MohammadMahdi Hashemian  
  A Model of Cardiovascular Disease Disparities with Illustrative Policy Analysis Jack Homer, Kamal Henderson, Meredith Fort  
  Exploring the Impact of Vaccine Confidence on the Transmission of Infectious Disease Nabeela Mumtaz, Jim Duggan  
10:30 11:30 WIP(167): Methods WIP Nici Zimmermann Soldier Field
Andries Botha
  DISCOVER: A systems-based approach for co-creation (work in progress) Niamh Smith, sebastien Chastin  
  Proposal of a Method to Verify a Stock Flow Diagram Using Stakeholder Value Network Kensuke Uno, Yoshiaki Oida, Isaac Okada, Yutaka Takahashi, Kazuo Hiekata  
  Structural and Behavioral Validation of a Simulation Model to Inform Community Strategies that Reduce Opioid Overdose Fatality Nasim Sabounchi, Mahdi Najafabadi, David Lounsbury, Terry Huang  
  On Reference Modes: Lessons from Quantifying Intangibles from Survey Data Christine Tang, Saeed Langarudi, Raafat Zaini  
  Standardizing Data for Evidence-Based Food Systems Abigail Roche, Peter Hovmand, David Lounsbury, Paola Saroufim, Timothy Ciesielski, Owusua Yamoah, William Bush, Darcy Freedman  
  A Two-Stage Hybrid Simulation Method to Model Disease Transmission through Calculating a Contacts Matrix: The Case of an ICU Mahdi Najafabadi, Ali Asgary, Mohammadali Tofighi, Mohammad Shafiee, Philip Ma  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(180): Public Sector Policies Sibel Eker Wrigley Field
Pepijn Kruseman Aretz
  Systems Thinking for Public Policy: A Case Study in Brazil Karim Chichakly  
  Application of System Dynamics to Map Causal Mechanisms of Drinking and Driving Behaviors Among Teens and Young Adults Niyousha Hosseinichimeh  
  Mapping Interactions Between Food Security and Poverty Raquel Froese Buzogany, Birgit Kopainsky, Paulo Goncalves  
11:30 12:00 Special(305): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo Chicago (Plenary)
Cristian Arlex Trejos Taborda
  Sage Analysis Group Sponsor Session Sharon Els  
  Copernicos Groep Sponsor Demo Michel Kuijer, Arjen Ros  
  DESTA Research LLP Mihir Mathur  
  isee systems Sponsor Session Bob Eberlein, Claire Hornig, Karim Chichakly  
12:00 13:30 Plenary(274): From Insights to Action Ignacio Martinez-Moyano Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  The Role of Modeling in the National Virtual Biotechnology Laboratory (NVBL) Stephen Streiffer  
  Modeling for Real-World Decision Support, a History and Retrospective Andjelka Kelic  
  Sociocultural/Geopolitical Modeling & Assessment: Current Work and Research Frontiers Michael Bernard  
13:30 13:45 Other(137): Laughter Yoga The Loop
Christine Tang
14:00 15:00 Parallel(159): COVID-19: Social Impacts Niyousha Hosseinichimeh Union Station
Katrina Hull
  Parametrized SEIR model for performance-based decision support: A case study of COVID-19 epidemic in the state of Georgia (USA) Nafe Moradkhani, Frederick Benaben, Benoit Montreuil, Dima Nazzal, Matthieu Lauras, Julien Jeany, Louis Faugere  
  Housing and public health responses to COVID-19: Modeling efficient national housing assistance to flatten the eviction curve Patrick Fowler, Katherine Marcal  
  The Effect of COVID-19 to Credit Risk and Bankruptcy Risk of State-Owned Bank in Indonesia: A System Dynamics Model Taufiq Hidayat, Fauzan Ahmad  
14:00 15:00 Parallel(284): Natural Resources, Electricity, and Sustainability Khalid Saeed The Bean
Tomas Gutierrez
  Modelling the Growth of Solar Electricity Capacity in Singapore – A System Dynamics Approach Wei Kit Khoong, Bellam Sreenivasulu  
  Can Germany Move Towards 100% Renewable Electricity Without Major Problems? Zahraalsadat Mashhadi  
  Combining Foresight and Systems Dynamics in the project - Scenarios for a Sustainable Europe 2050 Hördur Haraldsson, Daniel Bonin  
14:00 15:00 Parallel(152): Analyzing the Transition to a Sustainable World Jean Ellefson Lincoln Park
Hannah Levin
  Investigating Circular Economy transitions through a System Dynamics-based framework Daniel Guzzo, Daniela Pigosso, Nuno Videira, Janaina Costa  
  Combining systemic analysis with realist review: Collaborative sense-making of waste minimisation program theory in Aotearoa Sudesh Sharma, Suzanne Manning  
  Modeling household level food security with system dynamics: from crop decisions to food availability Fernando Redivo  
14:00 15:00 Parallel(195): Stakeholder Engaged Health Care Improvement Navid Ghaffarzadegan Navy Pier
Martha Toy
  Mapping the Dynamic Complexity of Social Isolation among Older Adults in Singapore Emma Min Shuen Toh, Wei-Yan Aloysius Chia, John Ansah  
  What causes disagreement among physicians? Dynamics of customers’ perception and physicians’ experiential learning Hesam Mahmoudi, Navid Ghaffarzadegan  
  Leveraging SD to study and strengthen acute crisis mental health service systems as systems Raymond Smith, Kristen Hassmiller Lich, Elizabeth La  
14:00 15:00 WIP(126): Methods for Developing Resources for Applying Systems Thinking Billy Schoenberg Buckingham Fountain
Dumas F. Lafontant, ML
  Effectiveness of SD/ILE (System Dynamics base Interactive Learning Environment) as an interdisciplinary educational tool Mahla Rashidian, Billy Schoenberg  
  Online Approaches for Community Based Modeling: Adapting to COVID Operations and Innovating for Future Practice Lucy Chin, Min Hu, Ellis Ballard  
  An approach towards supporting the structuration of complex problems in System Dynamics through a web application German-Lenin Dugarte-Pena, Raúl Ortiz Mazarro, Maria-Isabel Sanchez-Segura, Antonio de Amescua Seco, Fuensanta Medina-Domínguez  
  A Dynamic Simulator of Disorders of the Body Water Homeostasis for Medical Education Özge Karanfil, Sema Çömez, MohammadMahdi Hashemian  
  A System Thinking Assessment Scale for Storybooks (STASS) Nilay Yilmaz, Ulkem Yararbas, Hasret Nuhoglu, Emre Goktepe  
  Organizational Learning from Production Control Data: unraveling tacit knowledge Raquel Reck  
14:00 15:00 WIP(129): Circular economy Michael von Kutzschenbach Soldier Field
NingYuan Liu
  Evaluating the economics and carbon footprint of recycling flexible plastic packaging Mike Severson  
  Could System Dynamics be a solution for analysing rebound effects of Circular Economy initiatives? Julija Metic  
  Scenarios of bio-based plastics growth and impact Henri Wiman  
  Multi-solving Waste Reduction and Food Production Model Feeding Styrofoam to Consumable Mealworms Brenden Campbell, Allyson Beall King  
14:00 15:00 WIP(200): Insights from, and about, Participative Modelling Ellis Ballard Water Tower Place
Megan Keenan
  Communication dynamics in an online group model building workshop Nici Zimmermann, Irene Pluchinotta, Giuseppe Salvia  
  Building peer support and practice insights in community-based modeling practice Ellis Ballard, Kelsey Werner, Birgit Kopainsky  
  Impact of Racial Discrimination Across the Lifespan Peter Hovmand, Jean-Francois Trani, Ganesh Babulal, Nicholas Miller, Mary Kate Cartmill, Nicandro Mandujano Acevedo, Sandra Lee, William Liem, Braveheart Gillani  
  Exploring the Application of Community Based System Dynamics to Structural Racism in Universities Laura Cowie-Haskell, Kelsey Werner, Elizabeth McColloch  
  Taking a step back: A Systemic look at bias in machine learning Shavindrie Cooray  
  Developing reporting guidelines for community engagement in system dynamics projects on equity issues. Braveheart Gillani, Andrew Brown, Sarah Pritchard  
14:00 15:00 WIP(196): Dynamic and Sustainable Strategy in Public or Private Organizations Andreas Groessler Wrigley Field
Simon Cozzens
  Does your strategy withstand the test of time? A dynamic theory-based view of strategy Vinicius Picanco Rodrigues  
  Circular Economy as an aid for small-sized companies in times of COVID: an exploratory case study Federico Barnabè  
  Developing Adaptive Logic Models for Planning and Evaluation of Convergence Research Programs Lisa Gajary, Shalini Misra, Anand Desai  
  How to ramp-up a new product in demand shock: evidence from Ventilator Challenge UK Nikolai Kazantsev, Oleksii Petrovskyi  
  A resource-based system-dynamics simulation platform for networked crisis management training and exercises Bjorn Bakken  
15:00 15:50 Special(139): Career Fair Fernando Redivo Chicago (Plenary)
Christine Tang
  Sage Analysis Group Sharon Els  
  The Sax Institute Danielle Currie  
  Georgia Health Policy Center Jane Branscomb  
  Sandia National Laboratories Asmeret Naugle  
  Argonne National Laboratory Ignacio Martinez-Moyano  
  isee systems Bob Eberlein  
16:00 17:00 Parallel(281): COVID-19 Modelling: Methodological Aspects Hyunjung Kim Union Station
Katrina Hull
  Perfect Mixing in COVID Models Bob Eberlein  
  Model-based policy-making for containing COVID-19 in universities Navid Ghaffarzadegan  
  Mathematical Model to Explain the Spread Performance of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Peru Rosa Gonzales Martínez, Micaela Chavez Durand, Jennifer Romina Paredes Cribilleros, Diana Lizeth Cruz León, Nayara Kei Brocca Tamashiro, Omar Hurtado  
16:00 17:00 Parallel(151): Policy Tools for Sustainability Irene Pluchinotta Lincoln Park
Martha Toy
  Development of Decision making tool for Sustainable Technologies transition in Indian Transport sector NANDITA SARAF, Yogendra Shastri  
  Using system dynamics modelling to analyse the interplay of policies and societal motivation for promoting energetic renovation Christoph Schünemann, Anastasiia Sidorova, Christina Gkini, Birgit Kopainsky  
  The Benefits of System Dynamics Simulation for Sustainability Education Caroline Brennan, Owen Molloy, Jim Duggan  
16:00 17:00 Parallel(283): Food and Health David Rees Navy Pier
Lucy Chin
  Lessons from building an applied policy model to reduce childhood overweight and obesity (2016-2021) Jacqueline Davison, Mark Heffernan, Kenneth Lawson, Joe Xu, Geoff McDonnell  
  Assessing the Impacts Interventions on Fruit and Vegetable Consumption in Urban Kenya Using Participatory Systems Modeling Charles Nicholson  
  A Model for Campylobacter Contamination in Chicken Meat Production Systems Andrijana Horvat, Edien Rommens, Catherine DiGennaro, C Vandaalen, Pieternel Luning, Mohammad Jalali  
16:00 17:00 Feedback(135): Human Behavior and Public Policy Feedback David Andersen Water Tower Place
Alan Mozaffari
  The Impact of Violating Behavior on Emergence of a New Norm Khadijeh Salimi  
  Supply and Service Chain Dynamics in a Digital Age: Going beyond the traditional usage of honeypot data Sander Zeijlemaker, Michael von Kutzschenbach  
  Understanding and overcoming the unfortunate resilience of our unsustainable socio-economic system. Katharina Biely  
  Self-organizing as Source of the Civil Society’s Transformational Dynamism in context of emerging Anthropocene Jozsef Veress  
  Getting to Zero: Transitioning Norway’s Oil Industry Victor Larsson, Jefferson Rajah  
  Analysis of decision-making factors for youth migration to rural areas using big data Soojin You  
16:00 17:00 Parallel(123): Alternative Approaches to Using Systems Thinking to Educate Students and Community Members Saras Chung Buckingham Fountain
Dumas F. Lafontant, ML
  Using Archetypes to Teach Systems Thinking in an Engineering Master’s Course Meike Tilebein, Jan Wunderlich, Ralf Tenberg  
  Adaptation of Systems Thinking in the K-12 International Baccalaureate Program özgün çetinkaya  
  Sustainability of Learning & Applying System Dynamics and Systems Thinking Rachel Matsumoto, William Liem, Ellen O'Neill, Hannah Levin, Saras Chung  
16:00 17:00 Parallel(165): Model Formulation Pascal Gambardella Soldier Field
NingYuan Liu
  Using Analytical Equations to Represent Nonlinear Relationships Juan Rios, Shayne Gary  
  Know Noise: Realistic Random Processes for Simulations Robert Nachtrieb, Tom Fiddaman, Ron Suiter, Thomas Erickson, Scott Johnson  
  Is Velocity Stock or Flow? A Note on Model Formulation Saeed Langarudi  
16:00 17:00 WIP(183): Public Policy WIP I Al Thibeault Wrigley Field
Megan Keenan
  Homelessness and Housing First Policy: A Case Study of Los Angeles Homelessness Dandan Kowarsch  
  Pathways towards Community Resilience: Social Capital and Experience Mitigating the Impacts of Infrastructure Disruptions Sara Peterson  
  Addressing the challenges of rural areas in Europe (PoliRural) Antoni Oliva  
  A dynamic perspective on the evolution of firefighting policy for the US urban sprawl Mariya Andreeva, Eva Parietti, Paulo Goncalves  
  Implications of delays in fleet turnover policy implementations Davood Qorbani, Emil Dimanchev, Magnus Korpås  
  Causal loop building of the perceptions of violence and opportunities for safe spaces among adolescents in rural Colombia Eduardo De la Vega  
16:00 17:00 WIP(132): Energy WIP Thuy Nguyen The Bean
Simon Cozzens
  Peak oil and the minimum EROI for society Sabin Roman  
  Changing Minds about the Reliability of Renewables Paul Monus, William Ryder  
  A Multi-Level Perspective on Policy Resistance in the Energy Transition Lodewijk Emmen, Merel van der Wal  
  Electricity markets in remote Arctic communities - the dynamics of electricity cost under the impact of a mixed economy Magnus de Witt  
  The dynamics of feed-in tariff as a financial policy tool for sustainable Solar Photovoltaic generation in west Africa, Nigeria Babajide Shari, Olusegun Stanley Tomomewo, Hafiz Bello, Michael Mann  
  Modeling of Natural Gas Networks for Consequence Analysis Walt Beyeler, Andjelka Kelic, Kevin Stamber, Robert Taylor  
17:00 17:30 Special(144): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo Chicago (Plenary)
Christine Tang
  isee systems Sponsor Session Bob Eberlein, Claire Hornig, Karim Chichakly  
17:30 18:00 Special(385): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Christine Tang
  isee systems Sponsor Session Bob Eberlein, Claire Hornig, Karim Chichakly  
18:00 19:00 Other(156): Model Expo Rebecca Niles Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  Model Expo: Mathematical Model to Explain the Spread Performance of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Peru Rosa Gonzales Martínez, Micaela Chavez Durand, Jennifer Romina Paredes Cribilleros, Diana Lizeth Cruz León, Nayara Kei Brocca Tamashiro, Omar Hurtado  
  Model Expo: Dynamic Supply Chains with Endogenous Allocation James Paine  
  Model Expo: Against the full lockdown: The COVID-19 flow in Sweden Muhamad Khairulbahri  
  Model Expo: Policy in Respond to COVID-19 School Closure Learning Loss among Primary School Students in the Netherlands Pei Shan Loo, Kathelijne Bax  
  Model Expo: NYC Hospital Crisis Simulation Michael Bean  
  Model Expo: Promoting Success of Women of Color Entrepreneurs in the United States Rowland Chen, Ivan Taylor, Saroj Koul, Takuma Ono, Mia Vogel  
19:00 19:30 Special(308): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Min Xiang
19:30 20:30 Parallel(176): Macroeconomics David Wheat Water Tower Place
Min Hu
  The Randers Macro Model of a modern capitalist economy with an active state. Main causal structure and base run. Jorgen Randers  
  ASD Macroeconomic Model of Japan on the Flow of Funds and National Accounts - Work-in-Progress Report on the Small Version - Kaoru Yamaguchi, Yokei Yamaguchi  
  Dynamic Planning Model for Donetsk and Luhansk David Wheat, Alex Kononets, Diana Hutsul, Viktoriia Nazarenko, Maryna Paletska, Oleksii Petrovskyi, Viktoriia Surovets, Daria Yermolova  
19:30 20:30 Parallel(148): Strategies for Reducing Emissions Santiago Arango Lincoln Park
Lindsey Pawlowski
  System dynamics analysis of carbon dioxide reduction strategies for an environmental-friendly factory Terukazu Ihara, Nobuaki Minato  
  Dynamics of the transition to renewable hydrogen Reza Fazeli, Fiona J. Beck, Matt Stocks  
  Electric motorcycles, keys to electric mobility in Colombia Veronica Valencia-Hernandez, Santiago Arango  
19:30 20:30 Parallel(191): Malaria and Covid-19: Spread Dynamics J. Bradley Morrison Navy Pier
Megan Giesecke
  An epidemiological compartmental model of malaria with host-vector interactions Yaman Barlas, Hakan Yasarcan, Yesim Tozan, Sooyoung Kim, Joacim Rocklöv, Henrik Sjödin, Jane M. Carlton  
  Exploring Conceptual Simulation Modeling to Develop a Strategic Perspective on Health System Malaria Response Ellis Ballard  
  A system dynamics analysis about the relationship between ventilation and the spread of COVID-19 in indoor spaces Christian Soerup, Daniel Sepulveda Estay  
19:30 20:30 Parallel(124): Using System Dynamics to Increase Education Effectiveness and Student Well-being Diana Fisher Buckingham Fountain
Shuchi Vora
  A System Dynamics Model to Design a More Effective Education System Mehdi Moghadam Manesh, Farboud Khatami  
  A Systems Approach to Examining PhD Students’ Well-Being: An Australian Case NiNa Dhirasasna, Emiliya Suprun, Stefen MacAskill, Mehdi Hafezi, Oz Sahin  
  Policy in Respond to COVID-19 School Closure Learning Loss among Primary School Students in the Netherlands Pei Shan Loo, Kathelijne Bax  
19:30 20:30 Parallel(164): Modeling Process Jack Harich Soldier Field
Jinfeng Lu
  Digital Engineering of Dynamic Business Models for Smart Product-Service Systems Mario Bosslau  
  Hybridizing Agent-Based with System Dynamics Models: Principles for Theory Development in Public Policy and Management Research Lisa Gajary  
  Adding a change resistance layer to integrated system models using root cause analysis and problem decomposition Jack Harich  
19:30 20:30 Parallel(170): Operations Management Alexander Lubyansky Union Station
Chamari Jayarathna
  Sources of frustration in the Beer Distribution Game Ivan Dula, Andreas Groessler  
  Modeling the performance and cost dynamics of Lithium-ion Battery for Mobility Bhanu Pratap, Krishna Mohan Thazhathu Valiyaveettil, R K Amit, Shankar Venugopal  
  The Tensor Approach to Enterprise Asset Management with a Root Cause Analysis Model Alexander Lubyansky  
19:30 20:30 Parallel(182): Renewable Energy Policy Daniel Kliem Wrigley Field
Gitanshu Choudhary
  A System Dynamics Approach for Analysis of the Impacts of Bergen' Green Strategy Goal T9 Will Noyes, Faith Chelagat Kiprono, Min Xiang  
  Planning a dedicated bus lane to decrease traffic congestion considering policy implementation Hamid Abroshan, Rujirin Luckana, David Wheat  
  Closing the mineral construction material cycle – An endogenous perspective on barriers in transition Daniel Kliem, Alexander Scheidegger, Alexander Scheidegger  
19:30 20:30 Feedback(276): Resources Feedback Bob Eberlein The Bean
shuvobipul Kumar
  SUSTAINABLE ENERGY MODELLING FOR THE NNAMDI AZIKIWE INTERNATIONAL AIRPORT, ABUJA, NIGERIA Abdullahi Ayinde  
  Severe Energy System Disruptions: An analysis of the 2021 Texas Winter Storm Blackout David Dyer, Michael Rosati, Olusegun Stanley Tomomewo, Michael Mann, Scott Johnson  
  Model for scenario analysis in the inclusion of non-conventional renewable resources in the Colombian energy matrix. Juan Felipe Parra, Santiago Arango, Yris Olaya  
  Regional food systems infrastructure: what are the beneficial tipping points? April Roggio  
  Towards a more Resilient Rare Earth Supply Chain with product recycling in the EU Zhijie Li, Benjamin Sprecher  
  Integrating Circular Economy and Reverse Logistics for Sustainable Dairy Operation Mohammad Shamsuddoha  
20:30 21:00 Special(309): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Min Xiang
  Ventana Systems, Inc Sponsor Session Tom Fiddaman, Laura Peterson  
21:00 22:00 WIP(145): Reimagining Our Future German-Lenin Dugarte-Pena Lincoln Park
Farhad Bolouri
  No food to waste: the dynamic processes that explain food waste in the Netherlands Simone Peters, Inge Bleijenbergh  
  A Systems Dynamics Approach to Reaching the Sustainable Development Goals Takuma Ono, Ivan Taylor  
  Improving Public Perceptions on Water Resource Policies Lauren Kirkpatrick, Allyson Beall King  
  Integrated Electricity Planning Pathway - Achieving Nationally Determined Contribution of Oil Rich Sub Saharan Africa nkechiwetalu nwankwo, Titus Olaniyi, Abiodun Suleiman Momodu  
  Shipping Dynamics of an Emerging Arctic Joseph Klein, Dandan Kowarsch  
  The Issue of Space Debris: Preventing Tragedy in Low Earth Orbit Besir Suleyman Oz  
21:00 22:00 WIP(186): Health Services WIP Chris Browne Navy Pier
Min Hu
  Effect of Specific Group Model Building Activities on Stakeholders Larissa Calancie, Kelsey Werner, Julia Appel, Erin Hennessy, Travis Moore, Deanna Nappi, Christina Economos  
  Integrating Best Available Evidence for Pediatric Severe Traumatic Brain Injury in the Intensive Care Unit through CBSD Mia Vogel, David V. Habif, Jose Pineda Soto  
  Overcoming Accidental Adversaries in Healthcare through a Design Canvas Ralph Asuncion, Chris Browne, Walter Abhayaratna, Nikhil Jha  
  A System Dynamic Modeling Approach to addressing the Surgical Workforce Crisis Julie Maurer  
  Simulation-based What-if Analysis for Georgia Vaccination Distribution Policy Melanie Cardenas, Amin Esmaeili  
21:00 22:00 Parallel(122): Systems Thinking: Teaching and Assessment Bellam Sreenivasulu Buckingham Fountain
Zolboo Gansukh
  Creating Assessment Questions for Systems Thinking Concepts Diana Fisher, Emre Goktepe  
  The Changing Language of Education with System Thinking Meltem Ceylan Alibeyoglu, Ulkem Yararbas, Emre Goktepe  
  IMPROVING 10th GRADERS’ UNDERSTANDING OF GLOBAL CARBON CYCLE: A SYSTEM LEARNING APPROACH Ezgi Atmaca  
21:00 22:00 Parallel(181): Structural Racism Eliot Rich Wrigley Field
Shuchi Vora
  System Dynamics and Structural Racism: A Scoping Review Irene Headen, Mikayla Branz, Ellis Ballard  
  Housing Finance: A Vestige of Systemic Racism? John Voyer  
  A Model to Assist Leaders Increase Diversity in their Organizations Ivan Taylor, Stan Isbrandt, Eliot Rich, Mia Vogel  
22:00 23:00 Special(378): Career Fair Alan Mozaffari Chicago (Plenary)
  The Sax Institute Danielle Currie  
23:00 24:00 Other(256): Roundtable: Peer Mentoring Group Kelechi Odoemena, Andrijana Horvat Buckingham Fountain
Gitanshu Choudhary
  Peer Mentoring Group Roundtable Session Kelechi Odoemena, Andrijana Horvat  

Tuesday July 27

StartEndTuesday July 27 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
07:00 07:50 Special(278): Career Fair Fernando Redivo Chicago (Plenary)
Cristian Arlex Trejos Taborda
  Sage Analysis Group Sharon Els  
  DESTA Research LLP Mihir Mathur  
  Radboud University Etiënne Rouwette  
  European Master Program in System Dynamics (EMSD) Vincent de Gooyert  
  The Sax Institute Danielle Currie  
  Whole Systems Partnership (WSP) Peter Lacey  
  isee systems Bob Eberlein  
07:00 07:50 Workshop(171): Mindfulness Meditation: Tuesday Linda Hirsch Buckingham Fountain
Koko Zhou
08:30 10:00 Plenary(174): Presidential Address and Jay W. Forrester Award Presentation Birgit Kopainsky Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  Presidential Address, 8:30 AM to 9:00 AM (Central Daylight Time: UTC-5) Paulo Goncalves, Birgit Kopainsky  
  Jay W. Forrester Award Presentation, 9:00 AM to 10:00 AM (Central Daylight Time: UTC-5) Erling Moxnes, Khalid Saeed, David Lane, John Sterman  
10:00 10:30 Special(194): Sponsor Pecha Kucha Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Koko Zhou
  Copernicos Groep Sponsor Pecha Kucha Michel Kuijer  
  Forio Business Simulation Pecha Kucha Michael Bean  
  isee systems Pecha Kucha Claire Hornig  
  Sage Analysis Group Pecha Kucha Sharon Els  
10:30 11:30 WIP(161): COVID-19: Policy and Decision Making Ying Qian Chicago (Plenary)
Eyup Akcetin
  Antivax Movement Under Impact of COVID 19 Pei Shan Loo  
  Why the restrictions imposed by the government due to the COVID-19 pandemic did not work properly in Peru? Jhon Coaquira, Angela Suaña, Walter Aliaga  
  Using System Dynamics Models as Policy Decision Support Tools for the COVID-19 Epidemic Control in Thailand Borwornsom Leerapan, Rapeepong Suphanchaimat, Phanuwich Kaewkamjonchai, Wararat Jaichuen, Pard Teekasap, Vorasith Sornsrivichai, Pathomphorn Siraprapasiri, Kwanpracha Chiangchaisakulthai, Panithee Thammawijaya  
  Dynamic effects of COVID-19 on Human Behavior and Decision Making Will Noyes  
  Will Three Waves of the Pandemic Negate Four Waves of Feminism? Impact of COVID-19 on Women Clinical and Translational Scientis Mia Vogel, Ivan Taylor, Bobbi Carothers, Douglas A. Luke  
  A DYNAMIC SIMULATION ESTIMATION OF THE SPREAD OF COVID-19 AND ITS EFFECTS ON INDONESIA’S ECONOMY Lukas Sihombing  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(157): COVID-19: Quantifying Models of Contagion Peter Lacey Union Station
Jorge Sousa
  Risk-driven responses to COVID-19 eliminate the tradeoff between lives and livelihoods Hazhir Rahmandad, Tse Yang Lim  
  Improving Parameter Estimation of Epidemic Models: Likelihood Functions and Kalman Filtering Tianyi Li, Hazhir Rahmandad, John Sterman  
  Estimation of Weather Effect on SARS-CoV-2 Transmission: Methodological Considerations Ran Xu, Hazhir Rahmandad, Navid Ghaffarzadegan, Mohammad Jalali  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(149): Seeking a Livable Climate Future Astrid Guehnemann Lincoln Park
Nadia Tjahja
  Modelling global futures: a comparison of ‘Limits to Growth’ and the use of Integrated Assessment Models in climate science Ben Purvis  
  Building consensus for ambitious climate action: The World Climate simulation shifts climate change beliefs and values Juliette Rooney-Varga, Margaret Hensel, Carolyn McCarthy, Karen McNeal, Nicole Norfles, Kenneth Rath, Audrey Schnell, John Sterman  
  The nexus of international policies for climate protection and resource efficiency – the future needs to be shaped Kai Neumann  
10:30 11:30 WIP(134): Human Behavior WIP Adrian Staempfli Navy Pier
Ayshenur Us
  Towards a Hybrid Modeling and Simulation Framework for Behavioral Analysis Athary Alwasel, Masoud Fakhimi, Wolfgang Garn, Lampros Stergioulas  
  Community-based system dynamics for shifting diets for a sustainable food future Guus Luijben  
  Learning to survive & thrive with a little help from SD Braveheart Gillani, Sebastiaan Deuten, Corne Du Plooy, Catherine Decouttere  
  The Terrible Bargain: Gendered Trust Disparities, Intimate Sexism & Male Accountability in Ostensibly Caring Relationships Sarah Pritchard, Lucy Puckett, Andrew Brown  
  Simulations based on the Rasch model – a rigorous approach to modeling latent traits and human behavior? Andreas Nicolaidis Lindqvist  
  Psychosocial Risks in Labor – How Occupational Workloads, Life Situations, and Coping Strategies Interact Adrian Staempfli, Alexander Scheidegger  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(125): Categorizing Systems Thinking (ST) Skills and Using ST/SD to Address Correlation Issues John Voyer Buckingham Fountain
Roberto Pasqualino
  A Multidimensional Comprehension Index of Systems Thinking NingYuan Liu, Hesam Mahmoudi  
  Does classroom teaching of system dynamics concepts reduce correlation heuristic reliance? A case study from India Gitanshu Choudhary, Akash K Rao, Varun Dutt  
  Representing feedback in a computable stock/flow model Khalid Saeed  
10:30 11:30 Feedback(168): Methods Feedback Birgit Kopainsky Water Tower Place
Mehmet Can Tunca
  Fault: System Models for Distributed Computer Systems Marianne Bellotti  
  Electricity Generating Plant Capacity Allocation Based on Alternative Priority Settings Nalini Sooknanan Pillay, Andries Botha  
  Adaptation of a System Dynamics generic structure applied in resilience studies in Latin-America Nathalia Niño Giraldo, Igor Czermainski de Oliveira  
  Achieving Universal Health Coverage in Nigeria Health Sector Tolulope Bakare, Oluwabunmi Falebita, Babajide Shari  
  Exploring mental models of value-based payment arrangements in healthcare Stephan Brown  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(318): Causal Loop Diagrams for Enhanced Understanding Elizabeth Ling Lee Ong Soldier Field
Yoke-Chin Lai
  Causal Loop Diagrams for Facilitating Transdisciplinary Research in social-ecological systems Shuchi Vora, Om Damani, Sushmita Mandal  
  Comparing Causal Loop Diagrams: thematic analysis to elicit differences in system boundary perceptions Irene Pluchinotta, Giuseppe Salvia, Nici Zimmermann  
  Health-Related Quality of Life in Cancer Immunotherapy: Construction of Causal Loop Diagram Elizabeth Beaulieu, Mohammad Jalali  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(179): Disaster Resilience and Mitigations Maurice Glucksman Wrigley Field
Pepijn Kruseman Aretz
  The cyclic pattern of wildfire as an outcome of a coupled human-natural system Farshad Farkhondehmaal, Navid Ghaffarzadegan  
  Dynamic Resourcing Strategies for Community Disaster Recovery Rameez Qureshi, David Ford, Chuck Wolf  
  Nutritional Dilemma: Why Don’t We Produce As Much Sorghum As We Desire to Consume? What Can We Do About That? Chintan Vaishnav, Shalander Kumar, ABHISHEK DAS  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(197): Electricity Markets and Decarbonization Bhanu Pratap The Bean
Katharina Biely
  Automotive battery packs at the crossroads: modelling the impact of second life choices Tainara Volan, Caroline Rodrigues Vaz, Mauricio Uriona Maldonado, Peter Erskine Wells  
  Implementation of carbon reduced cement manufacturing - A concrete example Wuzhi Shen, Tone Wisnes  
  Low Carbon Futures with Carbon Capture and Storage: Interactions between Technology-Push Policies and Market Mechanisms Eduard Romanenko  
11:30 12:00 Special(387): Modeling Assistance Workshop (MAW) Sign up Gary Hirsch, Rod MacDonald The Loop
  MAW - overview and sign up Gary Hirsch, Rod MacDonald  
11:30 12:00 Special(311): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Koko Zhou
  University of Bergen (SD Group) Sponsor Session Birgit Kopainsky  
  Sage Analysis Group Sponsor Session Sharon Els  
  Copernicos Groep Sponsor Session Michel Kuijer, Arjen Ros  
  isee systems Sponsor Session Bob Eberlein, Claire Hornig, Karim Chichakly  
  Ventana Systems, Inc Sponsor Demo Tom Fiddaman  
12:00 13:30 Plenary(271): New Ways to Use Simulation Asmeret Naugle Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  Using simulations as test beds for social science research methods through DARPA’s Ground Truth Program Adam Russell  
  Integrating Simulation, Machine Learning and High-performance Computing with EMEWS Jonathan Ozik  
  Visual HPC Workflows for the Analysis of System Dynamics Models Brian Bush, Danny Inman  
13:30 13:45 Other(199): Laughter Yoga Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Christine Tang
14:00 14:45 Poster(140): Business Applications A Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  1. On the competition for highly skilled workers in a scarcity-driven context Victor Lima  
  2. Exogenous vs. Endogenous: The Challenge of Coffee Price Dynamics Juan Daniel Alvarez-Cadena, Camilo Olaya  
14:00 14:45 Poster(166): Systems Thinking: Modelling and Methods A Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  3. Does Produced Water Management Need Hybrid System Dynamics and Agent-Based Modeling? Saeed Langarudi, Robert Sabie, Babak Bahaddin, Alexander Fernald  
  4. Software Interface Between Systems Dynamics and Data Science Ange Lionel Toba  
  5. A Diffusion Model with Applications to Broadband Internet. Kude Hassan  
  6. Optimization of Virtual Machines Placement in Large Datacenters Ivan Perl, Aleksandr Penskoi, Olga Perl, Sheetal Garg  
  7. A Tale of Two Mentees: Conceptualizing Academic Mentorship through System Thinking Autumn Asher BlackDeer, Braveheart Gillani, Flora Cohen, Mia Vogel  
14:00 14:45 Poster(189): Sustainability A Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  8. Overfishing the Chopperbut; A hypothetical case for policy implementation modelling Marieke van Keeken, Martin Breda Grimeland  
  9. Systems Tools for Supporting Strategic Decision Making at the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Hyunjung Kim, Rod MacDonald, Michael Deegan  
  10. Why Achieving a Sustainable Transportation System Seems Impossible for Tehran Mehdi Moghadam Manesh, Farboud Khatami  
  11. Effects of drought on the inland shipping sector: a system dynamics study of river transport on the Dutch Rhine Michiel Rockx, Floortje d'Hont  
14:00 14:45 Poster(201): New Approaches to Participative Modelling A Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  12. Building a shared understanding for carsharing concept using remote GMB workshops Peraphan Jittrapirom  
14:45 15:30 Poster(162): COVID-19 Posters A Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  1. Simulating the immune system response to Covid 19: Why cytokine storms develop, and how to prevent this fatal condition Raafat Zaini, Kenneth Cooper  
  2. Tourism Industry during a Pandemic Takayuki Yamashita  
  3. Localisation Modelling Youth Education to Drive Advocacy in Covid 19 Maurice Glucksman, Kim Warren  
  4. The Long-Term Effects of the COVID Pandemic on Human Capital Michael Bean, Joao Pedro Azevedo  
14:45 15:30 Poster(178): Economics and Operations Dynamics A Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  5. COVID-19 Pandemic, Adopted Policies, and Side Effects of Social Distancing on Global Economy and International Finance Amir Moradi  
  6. A Transformation of the Growth Cycle into the Industrial Cycle in a Four-Dimensional Goodwinian Model with Leontiev Technology Alexander Ryzhenkov  
  7. Toward a Theory of the Evolution of the Global Political Economy: Competition between Liberal and Coordinated Market Economies Garry Piepenbrock  
  8. HERDAIRY MODEL: MAPPING DYNAMICS OF DAIRY FARMS TO SUPPORT HERD MANAGEMENT Alberto Stanislao Atzori, Büsra Atamer Balkan, Antonio Gallo  
14:45 15:30 Poster(193): Health Research and Action A Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  9. A System Dynamics Model to Scrutinize Underlying Reasons for Poor Prescription Adherence (Case Study: Antibiotic Consumption) Mehdi Moghadam Manesh, Khadijeh Salimi  
  10. Applying a system dynamics lens to understand the mechanisms of the European School Fruit and Vegetable Scheme Mahshid Zolfaghari, Nanna Lien, Biljana Meshkovska  
  11. Modelling demand for mental-health services and capacity to treat that demand Kim Warren  
  12. How Does Fee-for-Service Payment System Affect Healthcare Expenditures? Mehdi Moghadam Manesh, Wang Zhao  
  13. 1952 the Great Smog, Exploring the Past with Simulations. Francisco Araujo, Bertha Baez  
  14. Passive aggressiveness: the story of unfulfilled love and suppressed anger Andra Blumberga  
14:45 15:30 Poster(188): Public Policy Issues A Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  15. A Small and Highly Stylized Model of Corruption in the Brazilian Public Sector Adilson Sampaio, Paulo Figueiredo, Elisabeth Loiola, Luciano M C Doria, Renelson Sampaio  
  16. Institutional Change to Control Corruption: Moving from Econometrics to System Dynamics Ivan Taylor, Muhammad Aman Ullah, Mark Sandoval  
  17. Exploring the Intersection of Incarceration and Health Rebecca Niles, Kristina Wile, Gary Hirsch  
  18. It Is Not My Fault Gloria Perez Salazar, Paola Garcia Vazquez, Sandra Vazquez Guerra, Daniela Videa Martinez  
15:30 16:00 Other(277): Happy Half Hour (30 minutes) Rebecca Niles, Ignacio Martinez-Moyano The Loop
Alan Mozaffari
16:00 16:45 Special(279): Banquet: Magician (45 minutes) Ignacio Martinez-Moyano The Loop
Alan Mozaffari
17:00 17:30 Other(280): Happy Half Hour (30 minutes) Paulo Goncalves, Leonard Malczynski The Loop
Alan Mozaffari
17:30 18:00 Special(287): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo Chicago (Plenary)
Christine Tang
  Ventana Systems, Inc User Group Meeting Tom Fiddaman  
18:00 19:00 Plenary(270): Discussion: COVID-19 Pandemic Navid Ghaffarzadegan Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
19:00 19:30 Special(313): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
19:30 20:30 Parallel(141): Business Models Yutaka Takahashi Buckingham Fountain
Min Hu
  Insurance Claim Operations Go Ezaki, Yutaka Takahashi  
  Promoting Success of Women of Color Entrepreneurs in the United States Rowland Chen, Ivan Taylor, Saroj Koul, Takuma Ono, Mia Vogel  
  Trust Dynamics During Early Alliance Operation: The Role of Partner Engagement Florian Kapmeier, Jeroen Struben  
19:30 20:30 Parallel(150): Sustainability and Social Dynamics Gloria Perez Salazar Lincoln Park
Lindsey Pawlowski
  Resource dependency as the foundation of sustainability and resilience theory William Grace  
  Societal dynamics of low-carbon lifestyles Sibel Eker  
  Identifying Climate Adjacency using Participatory Systems Thinking Mihir Mathur, Kabir Sharma  
19:30 20:30 Parallel(192): Tobacco and Opioid Use Edward Gallaher Navy Pier
Megan Giesecke
  Reducing Opioid Use Disorder and Overdose in the United States: Model Development and Estimation Tse Yang Lim, Erin Stringfellow, Celia Stafford, Catherine DiGennaro, Jack Homer, Wayne Wakeland, Lukas Glos, Reza Kazemi-Tabriz, Mohammad Jalali  
  Reducing Opioid Use Disorder and Overdose in the United States: Policy Analysis Erin Stringfellow, Tse Yang Lim, Celia Stafford, Catherine DiGennaro, Jack Homer, Wayne Wakeland, Mohammad Jalali  
  Complexities of modelling tobacco use and its related disease burden Jacqueline Davison, Haitham Taha, Danielle Currie  
19:30 20:30 Parallel(163): Increasing Confidence in Models Daisy Karaiosifoglou Soldier Field
shuvobipul Kumar
  Building More Robust System Dynamics Models Through Validation Billy Schoenberg, Jeremy Swartz  
  Structural Control Analysis of System Dynamics Models Tianyi Li, Rogelio Oliva  
  Improving Loops that Matter Billy Schoenberg, John Hayward, Bob Eberlein  
19:30 20:30 Parallel(282): Supply Chain Studies Nasim Sabounchi Union Station
Jinfeng Lu
  The Case for Applying Systems Thinking to Global Supply Chain Management Daniel Gardner  
  Dynamic Supply Chains with Endogenous Allocation James Paine  
  The Evolution of Trust in Supply Chains: A Feedback Approach Jose Luis Lopez, James Paine  
19:30 20:30 WIP(184): Public Policy WIP II Al Thibeault Wrigley Field
Chamari Jayarathna
  Resilient Communities: Achieving and Sustaining Equitable Communities Through Systems Modeling Abdulrahim Sheikhnureldin, Joshua Stadlan, Jenine Patterson, Chris Glazner  
  Sexual and Gender Minority Youth in Foster Care Model Based On Minority Stress Theory Dana Prince, Meagan Ray-Novak, Braveheart Gillani, Emily Peterson  
  Population Ageing in China Min Xiang  
  A Synthesized Analysis of the Effects of Institutional Bias in the US Kristina Wile  
  Understanding the Role of Values-Based Institutional Food Procurement in Overcoming Barriers Experienced by Black Farmers Jessica Gilbert  
  A Systems Thinking Archetype to Understand, Analyze and Anticipate the Evolution of International Crises Stefano Armenia, Eduardo Franco, Georgios Tsaples  
19:30 20:30 WIP(131): Agriculture, Food, and Drinking Water Thomas Wittig The Bean
Gitanshu Choudhary
  Despite modern advancements in cropping systems, why does herbicide resistance continue to outpace human innovation? Srinadh Kodali, Chris Flores-Lopez, Benjamin Turner, Steven Chumbley  
  Modelling the Water-Energy-Food Nexus: A System Dynamics Approach Chin Howe Toh, Bellam Sreenivasulu  
  Reliability of drinking water supply in times of drought: exploring policy options for the Biesbosch, the Netherlands Pepijn Kruseman Aretz, Floortje d'Hont  
  Revisiting the 1976 Vermont dairy model, a historical retrospective: what can we learn? April Roggio  
  Chicken and Egg - A Flight Simulator for Small-Scale Poultry Farm (SSPF) Management Optimization Kelechi Odoemena, Thomas Wittig  
19:30 20:30 Parallel(204): New Developments in Participative Modelling Chris Browne Water Tower Place
Zolboo Gansukh
  Participative modeling in transitions –Uncovering emerging insights Daniel Kliem, Katrin Huegel  
  Roundtable on Obesity Solutions Systems Mapping of Solutions Peter Hovmand, Larissa Calancie, Melanie Houston, Christina Economos  
  Group Model Building Scripts for Selecting and Tailoring Implementation Strategies Kelsey Werner, Ellis Ballard, Pratiti Priyadarshini, Byron J. Powell, Gautam Yadama, Peter Hovmand  
20:30 21:00 Special(314): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Min Xiang
21:00 21:45 Poster(140): Business Applications B Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
21:00 21:45 Poster(166): Systems Thinking: Modelling and Methods B Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
21:00 21:45 Poster(189): Sustainability B Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
21:00 21:45 Poster(201): New Approaches to Participative Modelling B Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
21:45 22:30 Poster(162): COVID-19 Posters B Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
21:45 22:30 Poster(178): Economics and Operations Dynamics B Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
21:45 22:30 Poster(193): Health Research and Action B Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
21:45 22:30 Poster(188): Public Policy Issues B Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
23:00 24:00 Plenary(274): Discussion: From Insights to Action Ignacio Martinez-Moyano Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari

Wednesday July 28

StartEndWednesday July 28 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
07:00 07:50 Workshop(288): Mindfulness Meditation: Wednesday Linda Hirsch Buckingham Fountain
Cristian Arlex Trejos Taborda
08:30 10:00 Plenary(275): Equitable representation in Social Systems Paulo Goncalves Chicago (Plenary)
Billy Schoenberg
  Doughnut Economics Kate Raworth  
  Applying Community Based System Dynamics (CBSD) during the Product Development Process to Foster ML Fairness and Ethical AI Donald Martin  
10:00 10:30 Special(290): Sponsor Pecha Kucha Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Cristian Arlex Trejos Taborda
  DESTA Research LLP Sponsor Pecha Kucha Mihir Mathur, Kabir Sharma  
  isee systems Pecha Kucha Claire Hornig  
  Argonne National Laboratory (Decision and Infrastructure Sciences Division) Pecha Kucha Ignacio Martinez-Moyano  
  Sage Analysis Group Pecha Kucha Sharon Els  
10:30 11:30 Feedback(143): Business Models Feedback Etiënne Rouwette Buckingham Fountain
Jorge Sousa
  Complexity Handling with System Dynamics and effect of human factors on value creation- Case study of a diversified company Sarojkant Singh  
  A dynamic model of nascent platform ecosystem in manufacturing Nikolai Kazantsev, Oleksii Petrovskyi  
  A simulation study of a large farm validating sustainable practices Mohammad Shamsuddoha  
  System Analysis and Evaluation of Ride-Hailing from Different Business Perspectives Pia Regine Mingnon Negro, Bernd Kaltenhäuser, Heidrun Belzner, Klaus Bogenberger  
  Exploring the interdependencies of entrepreneurial ecosystems using feedback-guided analysis for social enterprise resilience Monique Ann Tiongco, Charlotte Kendra Gotangco, Maria Assunta Cuyegkeng  
  The bank breakeven point, as a dynamic liquidity neutral that, considers the business model and external impacts such as covid- Mark Sandoval  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(155): COVID-19: The Diaries During and After Lockdown Project Babak Bahaddin, Hyunjung Kim Union Station
Eyup Akcetin
  A Story-Telling Approach for Communicating COVID-19 Dynamics to the Public: The Diaries During and After Lockdown Project Dan Gordon, David Andersen, Ali Mashayekhi, Babak Bahaddin, Hyunjung Kim  
  Technical Details of a Model for Communicating COVID-19 Dynamics: The Diaries During and After Lockdown Project Ali Mashayekhi, David Andersen, Dan Gordon, Babak Bahaddin, Hyunjung Kim  
  Building a System Dynamics Curriculum for Communicating COVID-19 Dynamics to the Public: The Diaries During and After Lockdown Hyunjung Kim, Ali Mashayekhi, Babak Bahaddin, Dan Gordon, David Andersen  
  Social Media Issues Involved in Communicating COVID-19 Dynamics to the Public: The Diaries During and After Lockdown Project Babak Bahaddin, David Andersen, Dan Gordon, Ali Mashayekhi, Hyunjung Kim  
10:30 11:30 WIP(146): Managing Species in a Changing World Hans Kasperidus Lincoln Park
Nadia Tjahja
  The Challenge of Managing Wild Horses in the United States Erica Rieder  
  Sea Level Rise and a Species Range Expansion Drive New England Salt Marsh Human and Natural System Feedbacks Michael Roy, Georgia Mavrommati  
  Understanding Conflicts in Natural Resources Management: Using the American Prairie Reserve and their Local Communities Amanda Medaries, Melissa Wuellner  
  A systems approach to understanding Piping Plover production on off-channel sandpits along the Central Platte River Taylor Cassidy, Melissa Wuellner  
  Sustainability EU Fisheries Erda Gercek  
10:30 11:30 WIP(185): Community Health, Immunization, and Sustainability WIP Ellis Ballard Navy Pier
Ayshenur Us
  Using Group Model Building to Understand Different Visions and Goals of Implementing Community Gardens in Rural Missouri Stephanie Mazzucca, Sarah Pritchard  
  Multi-finality in violence and suicide due to risk and protection among emerging adults in communities of color Lauren DiGiovanni, Ann Marie White  
  The Impact of Vaccine R&D Decisions on Neglected Tropical Disease Prevention in Kenya Laurent Smets, Catherine Decouttere, Nico Vandaele  
  Delineating Hispanic Immigrant Lodging Workers’ Allostatic Load Dynamics Through Systems Modeling Weanne Estrada, Nasim Sabounchi, Kristen Hassmiller Lich, Sevil Sonmez, Yorghos Apostolopoulos  
  Simulating Fate and Transport of Volatile Organic Compounds (VOCs) inside Sewer Systems Ying Li, Ariel Robinson, Hong Cheng (Herman) Tay, Mohammadyousef Roghani, Kelly G Pennell  
  Our Gem or Toxic Soup: Mitigating Toxic Metal Release Resulting From Biogeochemical Processes Tyler Opp, Allyson Beall King  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(133): Models of Human Behavior Lisa Gajary Soldier Field
Yoke-Chin Lai
  Capturing Discrete Choice and Deliberation Time Endogenously Using Sequential Sampling and Accumulation-to-Threshold Principles Jiangbo Gabe Yu  
  Where Has the Passion Gone? The Dynamics of Non-Profit Workers’ Passion Burnout and Intention to Leave Jefferson Rajah  
  The Effect of Trust in the containment of Covid-19 in Colombia Jorge Andrick Parra Valencia  
10:30 11:30 WIP(138): Information and Knowledge in the Context of Growth and Change Peraphan Jittrapirom Water Tower Place
Mehmet Can Tunca
  Exploring Emerging Archetypes Corne Du Plooy, Cynthia Garde  
  Institutionalizing knowledge in a rapidly growing organization Carrie Oliver, Sashoy Patterson  
  Model-based Transition Management - Participative modeling for transitioning towards a circular construction material industry Daniel Kliem  
  Visual Attention and Gender: Evidence from the Beergame Maria Guadalupe Arias, Juan Pablo Torres, Karla Padilla, Samuel Madariaga  
  The application of Farmers, Bandits and Soldier Model in the age of Digital Transformation Sander Zeijlemaker  
10:30 11:30 Feedback(187): Public Policy Feedback Sara Metcalf Wrigley Field
Sandra Volken
  THE ROLE OF FLEXIBILITY IN THE EUROPEAN ELECTRICITY MARKET: INSIGHTS FROM A SYSTEM DYNAMICS PERSPECTIVE Siamak Sheykhha, Reinhard Madlener  
  Sector coupling in the transition to renewable energies: Where do households stand? Davood Qorbani  
  Intersecting inequalities in organizations: the pay gap Mathijs Ambaum, Inge Bleijenbergh  
10:30 11:30 Parallel(198): Natural Resources and the Commons Leonard Malczynski The Bean
Pepijn Kruseman Aretz
  Using System Dynamics to Scrutinize Behavioral Feedback Loops in Groundwater Management Mehdi Moghadam Manesh  
  Measurement versus Reporting: Levers to Improve Management of Commons Saeed Langarudi, Carlos Silva, Alexander Fernald  
  The trade-off between groundwater management and large-scale agricultural production: The case of pistachio production in Iran Ali Akhavan, Paulo Goncalves  
11:30 12:00 Special(316): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Koko Zhou
  Copernicos Groep Sponsor Session Michel Kuijer, Arjen Ros  
  DESTA Research LLP Sponsor Demo Mihir Mathur  
  isee systems Sponsor Session Bob Eberlein, Claire Hornig, Karim Chichakly  
  Ventana Systems, Inc Sponsor Session Tom Fiddaman, Laura Peterson  
  Forio Business Simulations Sponsor Session Michael Bean  
12:00 13:30 Plenary(273): From Insights to Action II Camilo Olaya Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  Opportunities, Cautions, and Lessons in Humility: Possibilities for Advancing Racial Equity Peter Hovmand, Gregory Brown, Heidi Gullett  
  How Social Networks Trigger Tipping Points Damon Centola  
  System Dynamics Review and publications 1985–2021 Juan Pablo Torres  
13:30 13:45 Other(291): Laughter Yoga Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Christine Tang
14:00 15:00 Other(292): Model Expo Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo Chicago (Plenary)
Braveheart Gillani
  Model Expo: Implementation of carbon reduced cement manufacturing - A concrete example Wuzhi Shen, Tone Wisnes  
  Model Expo: NYC Hospital Crisis Simulation Michael Bean  
  Model Expo: Institutional Change to Control Corruption Ivan Taylor, Muhammad Aman Ullah, Mark Sandoval  
  Model Expo: COVID-19 Vaccinations in the USA Karim Chichakly  
15:30 16:00 Special(328): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Christine Tang
  isee systems Sponsor Demo Claire Hornig, Karim Chichakly  
  Forio Business Simulations Sponsor Demo Michael Bean  
16:00 17:00 Other(285): Roundtable: Democratising System Dynamics as a Lingua Franca Martha Toy Soldier Field
Lucy Chin
  Democratising System Dynamics As A Lingua Franca Martha Toy  
17:00 17:30 Special(327): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Christine Tang
  isee systems User Group Meeting Claire Hornig  
17:30 18:00 Special(293): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Christine Tang
18:00 19:00 Plenary(174): Discussion: Presidential Address and Jay W. Forrester Award Presentation J. Bradley Morrison Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
19:00 19:30 Special(329): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Min Xiang
19:30 20:30 Other(312): Roundtable: Volunteering at the Society Raquel Froese Buzogany, Meagan Colvin The Bean
Chamari Jayarathna
  Volunteering at the Society Raquel Froese Buzogany, Meagan Colvin, Fernando Redivo  
20:30 21:00 Special(331): Sponsor Expos Rebecca Niles, Fernando Redivo The Loop
Min Xiang
  DESTA Research LLP Mihir Mathur  
21:00 22:00 Parallel(160): Impacts of COVID-19 Raafat Zaini Union Station
Gitanshu Choudhary
  COVID-19 Impacts on Energy Availability in an Electricity Utility Nalini Sooknanan Pillay  
  Resilience for Smallholder Farmers during Pandemic: Model Conceptualization for Agriculture and Food Supply Chain Dynamics Büsra Atamer Balkan, Hector Menendez, Andreas Nicolaidis Lindqvist, Kelechi Odoemena, Bob Lamb, Monique Ann Tiongco, Stueti Gupta, Arpitha Peteru  
  The Economic Impact of COVID-19 on Colleges: A Stress Test Approach Oleg Pavlov, Evangelos Katsamakas  
21:00 22:00 Parallel(154): Dynamics of Natural Resources and Hazards Gloria Perez Salazar Lincoln Park
Farhad Bolouri
  Integrated Modeling for the Gulf of Mexico Tom Fiddaman  
  Waste minimisation program theory for Aotearoa New Zealand: system insights from a realist review Sudesh Sharma, Suzanne Manning  
  Exploring Forest Fire Dynamics with the Loop Stock Transform Corne Du Plooy, Andries Botha  
21:00 22:00 Parallel(172): Conflict, Defense, and Security Ivan Taylor Soldier Field
Zolboo Gansukh
  System dynamics across three scales of Brahmaputra River Basin- Exploring a Himalayan social-hydrological system Ryan Tan, Navarun Varma, Robert Wasson, Shukla Archarjee  
  The lifecycle of zero-day vulnerabilities; knowledge driven escalation between attacker and defender Sander Zeijlemaker  
  Using System Dynamics to Examine Alternative Futures for the Syrian Refugee Crisis Ivan Taylor, Francisco Araujo  
23:00 24:00 Plenary(271): Discussion: New Ways to Use Simulation Shayne Gary Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari

Thursday July 29

StartEndThursday July 29 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
07:00 07:50 Workshop(294): Mindfulness Meditation: Thursday Linda Hirsch Buckingham Fountain
Cristian Arlex Trejos Taborda
08:00 09:30 Workshop(106): Get Started with Macro Modeling (Part 1 of 2) David Wheat, Marianna Oliskevych, Alina Novik Lincoln Park
Roberto Pasqualino
08:00 09:30 Workshop(107): Climate Action Simulation and En-ROADS Training (Part 1 of 2) Florian Kapmeier, Florian Kapmeier, Carolyn McCarthy Union Station
Lucy Chin
08:00 09:30 Workshop(101): Starting from scratch: Better model construction Leonard Malczynski Soldier Field
Nadia Tjahja
08:00 09:30 Workshop(103): Play the Beer Game Online John Sterman, Michael Bean Navy Pier
Sandra Volken
08:00 09:30 Workshop(112): Introduction to Vensim and the New Interface Tom Fiddaman, Anthony Kennedy The Bean
Jorge Sousa
08:00 09:30 Workshop(117): Getting Started with Stella Karim Chichakly, Bob Eberlein, Billy Schoenberg, Sarah Davie Water Tower Place
Pepijn Kruseman Aretz
10:00 11:30 Workshop(118): Get Started with Macro Modeling (Part 2 of 2) David Wheat, Marianna Oliskevych, Alina Novik Lincoln Park
Roberto Pasqualino
10:00 12:00 Workshop(119): Climate Action Simulation and En-ROADS Training (Part 2 of 2) Florian Kapmeier, Florian Kapmeier, Carolyn McCarthy Union Station
Lucy Chin
10:00 11:30 Workshop(104): Publish Your Interactive Simulations Online with Forio Epicenter Michael Bean Navy Pier
Eyup Akcetin
10:00 11:30 Workshop(109): Using Loops that Matter to Learn About and Teach System Dynamics Billy Schoenberg, Bob Eberlein, Karim Chichakly, Sarah Davie Water Tower Place
Andries Botha
10:00 11:30 Workshop(113): Calibration in Vensim Tom Fiddaman, Anthony Kennedy The Bean
Yoke-Chin Lai
12:00 13:30 Dialog(361): Dialog Session: Pandemic Response/The Future of COVID-19 Mohammad Jalali Navy Pier
Katrina Hull
12:00 13:30 Dialog(362): Dialog Session: Evolving Economic and Financial Systems/The New Scenarios of Economics Oleg Pavlov Buckingham Fountain
Hannah Levin
12:00 13:30 Dialog(363): Dialog Session: The Future of the Environment/Limits to Growth in the 21st Century Krys Stave Lincoln Park
Martha Toy
12:00 13:30 Dialog(364): Dialog Session: Improving Human and Public Health David Lounsbury Wrigley Field
Tomas Gutierrez
12:00 13:30 Dialog(365): Dialog Session: Micro and Macro: The Challenges of Harmonizing Models of Individual and Collective Behavior Sharon Els Soldier Field
Mara McKown
12:00 13:30 Dialog(366): Dialog Session: Systemic Teaching & Learning for the Future Birgit Kopainsky Water Tower Place
Simon Cozzens
14:00 15:30 Other(177): Publishing Assistance Workshop (PAW) Shayne Gary Union Station
Braveheart Gillani
  Publishing Assistance Workshop Shayne Gary  
15:00 16:00 Special(371): Trivia by Sage Analysis Group Sharon Els, David Clare The Loop
Christine Tang
16:00 17:30 Plenary(298): Awards Ceremonies Florian Kapmeier Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
  Dana Meadows Award Ceremony Tom Fiddaman, Richard Dudley, Florian Kapmeier, Krys Stave, John Sterman  
  System Dynamics Society Outstanding Service Award David Andersen, Bob Eberlein, Andrew Ford, Jac Vennix, Roberta Spencer  
  Lupina Young Researchers Award David Lounsbury, John Ansah, Mohammad Jalali, Navid Ghaffarzadegan  
  Poster Awards Asmeret Naugle, Ignacio Martinez-Moyano, Camilo Olaya  
  Volunteer Recognition Rebecca Niles, Meagan Colvin, Fernando Redivo, Raquel Froese Buzogany  
18:00 19:30 Workshop(209): Live-Repeat: Starting from scratch: Better model construction Leonard Malczynski Soldier Field
Lindsey Pawlowski
18:00 19:30 Workshop(206): Live-Repeat: Using Loops that Matter to Learn About and Teach System Dynamics Billy Schoenberg, Bob Eberlein Water Tower Place
Alan Mozaffari
18:00 19:30 Workshop(115): Virtual Methods for Developing Systems Thinkers across Generations, Work Groups and Geographies (Part 1 of 2) Tracy Benson, Sheri Marlin, Jeff Heil Wrigley Field
Megan Giesecke
18:00 19:30 Workshop(212): Live-Repeat: Introduction to Vensim and the New Interface Tom Fiddaman, Anthony Kennedy The Bean
Min Hu
20:00 21:30 Workshop(100): Feedback rich model construction with Powersim Studio Leonard Malczynski, Jake Jacobson Soldier Field
Zolboo Gansukh
20:00 21:30 Workshop(121): Virtual Methods for Developing Systems Thinkers across Generations, Work Groups and Geographies (Part 2 of 2) Tracy Benson, Sheri Marlin Wrigley Field
Megan Giesecke
20:00 21:30 Workshop(213): Live-Repeat: Calibration in Vensim Tom Fiddaman, Anthony Kennedy The Bean
Shuchi Vora
22:00 23:00 Dialog(297): Dialog Session: Systemic Teaching & Learning for the Future Water Tower Place
shuvobipul Kumar
22:00 23:00 Dialog(300): Dialog Session: Pandemic Response/The Future of COVID-19 Navy Pier
Chamari Jayarathna
22:00 23:00 Dialog(295): Dialog Session: Evolving Economic and Financial Systems/The New Scenarios of Economics Buckingham Fountain
Jinfeng Lu
22:00 23:00 Dialog(336): Dialog Session: The Future of the Environment/Limits to Growth in the 21st Century Lincoln Park
Farhad Bolouri
22:00 23:00 Dialog(342): Dialog Session: Improving Human and Public Health Wrigley Field
Shuchi Vora
22:00 23:00 Dialog(352): Dialog Session: Micro and Macro: The Challenges of Harmonizing Models of Individual and Collective Behavior Soldier Field
Mehdi Moghadam Manesh
23:00 24:00 Plenary(275): Discussion: Equitable representation in Social Systems Leonard Malczynski Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari

Friday July 30

StartEndFriday July 30 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
07:00 07:50 Workshop(339): Mindfulness Meditation: Friday Linda Hirsch Buckingham Fountain
Koko Zhou
08:00 09:30 Workshop(210): Live-Repeat: Feedback rich model construction with Powersim Studio Leonard Malczynski, Jake Jacobson Soldier Field
Tomas Gutierrez
08:00 09:30 Workshop(111): From Problem Oriented to System Oriented Modelling Michel Kuijer, Arjen Ros, Egbert Roos, Michel Kuijer Union Station
NingYuan Liu
08:00 09:30 Workshop(114): Getting Started with Ventity Tom Fiddaman, Larry Yeager The Bean
Dumas F. Lafontant, ML
08:00 09:30 Workshop(102): SDM-Doc: The System Dynamics Model Documentation and Assessment Tool Ignacio Martinez-Moyano Navy Pier
Simon Cozzens
08:00 09:30 Workshop(108): Making your Interfaces do Great Things with Stella Architect Sarah Davie, Bob Eberlein, Billy Schoenberg, Karim Chichakly Water Tower Place
Megan Keenan
08:00 09:30 Workshop(130): Approaches to Designing Community-Based Modeling Projects Kelsey Werner, Ellis Ballard, Birgit Kopainsky Wrigley Field
Martha Toy
10:00 11:30 Workshop(105): Teaching Students to Create Original Models in a Ten-Week Course Diana Fisher Buckingham Fountain
Katrina Hull
10:00 11:30 Workshop(202): Optimization, sensitivity, and user defined functions in Powersim Studio Leonard Malczynski, Jake Jacobson Soldier Field
Mara McKown
10:00 11:30 Workshop(116): Advanced Ventity - Actions, Relationships & Data Tom Fiddaman, Larry Yeager The Bean
Hannah Levin
10:00 11:30 Workshop(110): Different approaches to COVID Modeling with Stella Bob Eberlein, Billy Schoenberg, Sarah Davie, Karim Chichakly Water Tower Place
Roberto Pasqualino
12:00 13:30 Dialog(359): Dialog Session: Next Generation Methodology Brian Bush, Danny Inman Navy Pier
Andries Botha
12:00 13:30 Dialog(360): Dialog Session: Making Organizational Systems Work John Sterman Buckingham Fountain
Jorge Sousa
12:00 13:30 Dialog(367): Dialog Session: The Future of Public Policy Karim Chichakly Lincoln Park
Katharina Biely
12:00 13:30 Dialog(368): Dialog Session: Challenges and Solutions in Resource Management Allyson Beall King Wrigley Field
Mehmet Can Tunca
12:00 13:30 Dialog(370): Dialog Session: Emerging Social and Security Threats Saeed Langarudi Water Tower Place
Ayshenur Us
12:00 13:30 Dialog(369): Dialog Session: Empowering People through Modeling Sandra Volken Soldier Field
Alan Mozaffari
14:00 14:30 Plenary(344): Closing Ceremony Ignacio Martinez-Moyano Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari
15:00 16:00 Other(346): Reflections on the MIT Blackjack Team by Henry Houh Rebecca Niles The Loop
Alan Mozaffari
16:30 17:30 Other(348): Society Talent Show Leonard Malczynski The Loop
Alan Mozaffari
18:00 19:30 Workshop(207): Live-Repeat: Get Started with Macro Modeling (Part 1 of 2) David Wheat, Marianna Oliskevych, Alina Novik Lincoln Park
Lindsey Pawlowski
18:00 19:30 Workshop(211): Live-Repeat: Teaching Students to Create Original Models in a Ten-Week Course Diana Fisher Buckingham Fountain
Shuchi Vora
18:00 19:30 Workshop(203): Building applications or flight simulators in Powersim Studio Leonard Malczynski, Jake Jacobson Soldier Field
Alan Mozaffari
18:00 19:30 Workshop(214): Live-Repeat: Getting Started with Ventity Tom Fiddaman, Larry Yeager The Bean
Min Hu
20:00 21:30 Workshop(208): Live-Repeat: Get Started with Macro Modeling (Part 2 of 2) David Wheat, Marianna Oliskevych, Alina Novik Lincoln Park
Lindsey Pawlowski
20:00 21:30 Workshop(215): Live-Repeat: Advanced Ventity - Actions, Relationships & Data Tom Fiddaman, Larry Yeager The Bean
Alan Mozaffari
22:00 23:00 Dialog(379): Dialog Session: Next Generation Methodology Navy Pier
shuvobipul Kumar
22:00 23:00 Dialog(380): Dialog Session: Making Organizational Systems Work Buckingham Fountain
Chamari Jayarathna
22:00 23:00 Dialog(381): Dialog Session: The Future of Public Policy Lincoln Park
Jinfeng Lu
22:00 23:00 Dialog(382): Dialog Session: Challenges and Solutions in Resource Management Wrigley Field
Farhad Bolouri
22:00 23:00 Dialog(384): Dialog Session: Emerging Social and Security Threats Water Tower Place
Zolboo Gansukh
22:00 23:00 Dialog(383): Dialog Session: Empowering People through Modeling Soldier Field
Mehdi Moghadam Manesh
23:00 24:00 Plenary(273): Discussion: From Insights to Action II John Ansah Chicago (Plenary)
Alan Mozaffari

Sunday August 1

StartEndSunday August 1 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
05:00 06:00 Meeting(386): Taiwan Meeting Min-Ren Yan Navy Pier
19:30 20:30 Meeting(237): China Chapter Annual Meeting Haiyan Yan Lincoln Park

Monday August 2

StartEndMonday August 2 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
16:00 17:00 Meeting(250): South African Chapter Annual Meeting Nalini Sooknanan Pillay Navy Pier

Tuesday August 3

StartEndTuesday August 3 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
01:00 02:00 Meeting(247): Oceania Chapter Annual Meeting Chris Browne Navy Pier
03:00 04:00 Meeting(249): Russian Chapter Annual Meeting Natalia Lychkina Lincoln Park
15:00 16:00 Meeting(246): Nigeria Chapter Annual Meeting Oluwabunmi Falebita, Tolulope Bakare Lincoln Park

Wednesday August 4

StartEndWednesday August 4 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
24:00 25:00 Meeting(239): India Chapter Annual Meeting Karan Khosla Lincoln Park

Thursday August 5

StartEndThursday August 5 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
08:00 09:00 Meeting(243): Japan Chapter Annual Meeting Nobuhide Tanaka Navy Pier
10:00 11:00 Meeting(330): Conference Debriefing Union Station
22:00 23:00 Meeting(240): Indonesia Chapter Annual Meeting Irman Firmansyah, Pipin Novianti Sadikin Lincoln Park

Friday August 6

StartEndFriday August 6 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
01:00 02:00 Meeting(241): Iran Chapter Annual Meeting Babak Bahaddin Lincoln Park

Monday August 9

StartEndMonday August 9 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
05:00 06:00 Meeting(248): Pakistan Chapter Annual Meeting Ijaz Yusuf Navy Pier
09:00 10:00 Meeting(236): Reunião Anual do Capítulo Brasileiro Niraldo Nascimento, Raquel Froese Buzogany Lincoln Park
21:00 22:00 Meeting(245): Latin American Chapter Annual Meeting Gloria Perez Salazar Navy Pier

Tuesday August 10

StartEndTuesday August 10 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
09:00 10:00 Meeting(262): Society Program Oversight Committee Meeting Sara Metcalf Navy Pier
10:00 11:00 Meeting(255): Awards Committee Meeting Erling Moxnes Lincoln Park

Wednesday August 11

StartEndWednesday August 11 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
03:00 04:00 Meeting(235): BeNeLux Annual Meeting Willem L. Auping Navy Pier
08:00 09:00 Meeting(254): Asia Pacific Coordinating Council Meeting Jenson Goh Lincoln Park
10:00 11:00 Meeting(258): Jay W. Forrester Award Sub-Committee Meeting Erling Moxnes Navy Pier

Thursday August 12

StartEndThursday August 12 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
01:00 02:00 Meeting(234): ASEAN Chapter Annual Meeting Bellam Sreenivasulu Lincoln Park

Friday August 13

StartEndFriday August 13 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
04:00 05:00 Meeting(253): United Kingdom Chapter Annual Meeting Peter Lacey, Hugo Herrera Navy Pier
12:00 13:00 Meeting(226): Irish Meeting Sinead Madden Navy Pier
12:00 13:00 Meeting(257): Dana Meadows Award Sub-committee Meeting Tom Fiddaman Lincoln Park

Monday August 16

StartEndMonday August 16 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
04:30 05:30 Meeting(217): Asset Dynamics Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Arjen Ros, Michel Kuijer Navy Pier
10:00 11:00 Meeting(216): Agriculture & Food Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Alberto Stanislao Atzori, Hector Menendez Lincoln Park
12:00 13:00 Meeting(218): Biomedical Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Jim Rogers, Edward Gallaher Navy Pier

Tuesday August 17

StartEndTuesday August 17 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
08:00 09:00 Meeting(220): Conflict, Defense, and Security Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Anne M. Johnson, Asmeret Naugle Navy Pier
10:00 11:00 Meeting(219): Business SIG Seth Cordes Lincoln Park
12:00 13:00 Meeting(221): Economics Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Michael Radzicki Lincoln Park

Wednesday August 18

StartEndWednesday August 18 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
10:00 11:00 Meeting(222): Education Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Carol Frances, Michael Kennedy Navy Pier
12:00 13:00 Meeting(224): Environmental Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Jennifer Johnson Navy Pier

Thursday August 19

StartEndThursday August 19 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
10:00 11:00 Meeting(225): Health Policy Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Mohammad Jalali, Navid Ghaffarzadegan Lincoln Park
12:00 13:00 Meeting(227): Pre-College Education Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Diana Fisher, Lees Stuntz Lincoln Park

Friday August 20

StartEndFriday August 20 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
11:00 12:00 Meeting(229): Social Impact Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Bob Lamb Navy Pier
12:00 13:00 Meeting(230): Structural Racism Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Peter Hovmand, Irene Headen Lincoln Park

Monday August 23

StartEndMonday August 23 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
10:00 11:00 Meeting(231): Transportation Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Gillian Harrison, Simon Shepherd Navy Pier
11:00 12:00 Meeting(232): Water Special Interest Group Annual Meeting Yining Bai, Babak Bahaddin Lincoln Park
12:00 13:00 Meeting(251): Student Chapter Annual Meeting Kelechi Odoemena, William Liem, Cherie Dirk, Braveheart Gillani Navy Pier

Wednesday August 25

StartEndWednesday August 25 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
11:00 12:00 Meeting(263): Strategy Development Committee Meeting Paulo Goncalves Navy Pier
12:00 13:00 Meeting(264): Executive Committee Meeting Paulo Goncalves Lincoln Park

Thursday August 26

StartEndThursday August 26 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
11:00 12:00 Meeting(238): SDR Editors Meeting Andreas Groessler Navy Pier

Friday August 27

StartEndFriday August 27 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
09:00 10:00 Meeting(261): Publications Committee Meeting Krys Stave Lincoln Park
10:00 11:00 Meeting(268): XMILE Technical Committee Meeting (open meeting) Karim Chichakly Navy Pier
11:00 12:00 Meeting(266): SD Tools/XMILE User Group Meeting Karim Chichakly Navy Pier
13:00 14:00 Meeting(228): Psychology and Human Behavior Special Interest Group Annual Meeting David Lounsbury, Pascal Gambardella Navy Pier
23:00 24:00 Meeting(286): Online peer mentoring groups–give and receive feedback on your system dynamics work Kelechi Odoemena, Andrijana Horvat Lincoln Park

Monday August 30

StartEndMonday August 30 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
09:00 10:00 Meeting(242): Italian Chapter (SYDIC) Annual Meeting Alberto Stanislao Atzori, Stefano Armenia Navy Pier

Tuesday August 31

StartEndTuesday August 31 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
15:00 16:00 Meeting(306): General Business Meeting of the System Dynamics Society (1500 Chicago; 1600 Boston; 2100 London; 0400 Beijing) Paulo Goncalves Navy Pier

Tuesday September 7

StartEndTuesday September 7 - Session TopicChairs and PresentersLocation
Volunteer
15:00 16:00 Meeting(259): Nominating Committee Meeting Birgit Kopainsky Lincoln Park
System Dynamics Society
Tentative schedule updated: July 25, 2021.