Deadline for 2002 System Dynamics Conference Submissions

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Deadline for 2002 System Dynamics Conference Submissions

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DEADLINE REMINDER for Preliminary Version Materials JANUARY 31, 2001
(Papers, abstracts, and workshop proposals)

****Conference Information & Call for Papers and Sessions****
***Palermo 2002***

*July 28 - August 1, 2002 *Grand Hotel Villa Igiea *Palermo, Italy

The 20th International Conference of the System Dynamics Society will be
held July 28 - August 1, 2002 in Palermo, Italy. The conference will bring
together approximately 400 participants and practitioners interested in
system dynamics and systems thinking. For more information please visit
our conference website We look forward to
seeing you in Palermo.

Submission E-mail: <> Deadline: January 31, 2002

Authors should submit an EXTENDED ABSTRACT, four pages in length, or a
PRELIMINARY FULL PAPER, maximum of 30 pages, by January 31, 2002. All
preliminary full papers will be considered for plenary, parallel or poster
presentation based on a peer review. All abstracts will be considered for
poster presentation. Authors of abstracts may, subsequently, be invited by
the program committee to submit a preliminary full paper.

Conference organizers are particularly interested in papers presenting
models and their application, including papers offering substantive
insight into model analysis, policy design and strategy development. If
your paper draws on a model, you are encouraged to submit the model as a
separate file if it is not documented in your paper, or make it available
on a website. The model will be made available to reviewers and ultimately
to everyone. Please indicate to the program committee should your model
NOT be available for a) reviewers or b) public viewing.

Selection for plenary presentations will be based on peer review of the
full paper. Full papers should be up to 30 pages in length.

WORKSHOP PROPOSALS for workshops, tutorials, and other activities should
be submitted by January 31, 2002 as a brief description (250 words) with
estimated space and time requirements.

SESSION PROPOSALS and theme proposals for plenary or parallel sessions and
panel discussions are welcome. Proposals should contain a brief
description of the session theme, session organizer(s) and previously
accepted papers to be included in the session. Session proposals are due
by May 15, 2002.

AWARD information for the Jay W. Forrester Award and the Dana Meadows
Student Paper Prize is available on the website.


*January 31, 2002 - Deadline for extended abstracts or preliminary full
papers and workshop proposals.

*February 15, 2002 - Notification of acceptance for abstract submissions
for poster presentation, and invitation to selected abstract authors to
submit a preliminary full paper.

*March 25, 2002 - Notification of acceptance for preliminary full papers
submitted on January 31.

*April 10, 2002 - Deadline for receiving invitation-only preliminary full

*May 15, 2002 - Deadline for final CD-ROM material and 150-word abstracts
for printed proceedings. - Deadline for session proposals.

*June 26, 2002 - Deadline for conference pre-registration.

*June 28, 2002 - Deadline for hotel reservation.

*July 28, 2001 - Attend the conference

For more information on submission requirements please go to the
conference website at The full Call For
Papers and Sessions Brochure and the Registration Brochure (including
forms for conference registration and hotel reservations) are also
available on the Society website. If you would like to receive this
information by post or e-mail, please contact us.


- Alitalia - Amber Blocks, Ltd.
- Amia (Waste Management - Assindustria (Association of
Company of Palermo) Entrepreneurs)-Palermo Province
- Banco di Sicilia - CUSA-System Dynamics Group
- Georgia-Pacific Corporation - Global Strategy Dynamics Ltd.
- High Performance Systems Inc. - HVR Consulting Services Ltd.
- John Wiley & Sons Ltd. - Luigi Bocconi University
- Pegasus Communications, Inc. - PA Consulting Group
- Settesoli (Winery) - Sicilia Dreams Travel Agency
- SRC Hamburg - Strategic Clarity
- SoL (Society for - University of Palermo
Organizational Learning) - Ventana Systems, Inc.


Luigi Bocconi University, Milan (Istituto di Economia Aziendale)

University of Palermo, Faculty of Political Sciences
(CUSA - System Dynamics Group)

SYstem Dynamics Italian Chapter (SYDIC)


Conference Chair: Habib Sedehi, Chairman, System Dynamics Italian Chapter
Rome, Italy E-mail: <> or <>

Program Chair: Paal I. Davidsen, Professor
University of Bergen, Norway Submission E-mail: <>

Conference Co-Chair: Carmine Bianchi, Professor
University of Palermo & CUSA-System Dynamics Group Palermo, Italy
E-mail: <>

Program Co-Chair: Edoardo Mollona, Professor
Bocconi University (Istituto di Economia Aziendale), Milan, Italy
E-mail: <>

Program Vice-Chair: Vedat G. Diker
University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, New York, USA
Submission E-mail: <>

Conference Manager: Roberta L. Spencer, Executive Director
System Dynamics Society
Milne 300 - Rockefeller College, University at Albany
State University of New York, Albany, New York 12222 USA
Phone: +1 (518) 442-3865 Fax: +1 (518) 442-3398
E-mail: <>

Local Planning Team:
Enzo Bivona, Gianliborio Marrone and Giovanbattista Montemaggiore

We look forward to seeing you in Palermo,
The Conference Organizing Team

Milne 300, Rockefeller College, University at Albany, 135 Western Avenue
State University of New York at Albany, Albany, NY, 12222, U.S.A.
phone (518) 442-3865 fax (518) 442-3398
e-mail <>