System Dynamics

System Dynamics Seminars

MIT Sloan brings together industry and academic leaders to discuss how System Dynamics can help us better understand complex challenges, shape policy, influence decision-making, and yield lasting benefits for businesses and society.

System Dynamics Seminars are currently held every other Friday from 12:30-2:00pm ET in the Jay W. Forrester conference room (E62-450) and via Zoom this semester, unless otherwise specified. Please email Jocelyn Climent at to be added to our mailing list and receive updates.

The schedule and guest speakers will be posted as information becomes available.

Current Seminars

  • February 4, 2022

    Dan Braha (UMass/NECSI) 

    The Nature of Order in Process Networks

  • February 25, 2022

    Robert Axtell (George Mason University)

    Dynamics of American Firms: Data and a Family of Models

  • March 18, 2022

    No Seminar | SIP Week

  • March 25, 2022

    No Seminar | Spring Break

  • April 1, 2022

    Sergey Naumov (Smeal College of Business at Penn State University )

    Accelerating Vehicle Fleet Turnover to Achieve Sustainable Mobility Goals

  • April 8, 2022

    James Houghton (University of Pennsylvania)

    Adaptive, high-throughput experiments in group deliberation

  • April 15, 2022

    Connie Helfat (Tuck School of Business, Dartmouth College)

    Title TBA

  • April 22, 2022

    John Schuler (Kukun Home Investment Intelligence)

    Title TBA

  • April 29, 2022

    James Paine (MIT Sloan)

    Title TBA