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 jcliment@mit.edu to be added to our mailing list and receive updates.

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

Current Seminars

  • September 9, 2022

    Brent Moritz (Smeal College of Business at Pennsylvania State University)

    Unraveling Behavioral Ordering: Relative Costs and the Bullwhip Effect

  • September 23, 2022

    James Paine (MIT Sloan School of Management)

    Simpler is (Sometimes) Better: A Comparison of Cost Reducing Agent Architectures in a Simulated Behaviorally-Driven Multi-Echelon Supply Chain

  • October 7, 2022

    Kyle Hyndman (University of Texas at Dallas)

    A Replication Study of Operations Management Experiments in Management Science

  • October 21, 2022

    Vicky Chuqiao Yang (MIT Sloan School of Management)

    Scaling and the Universality of Function Diversity Across Human Organizations

  • October 28, 2022

    Kawika Pierson (Willamette University)

    A Dynamic Model of Corporate Social Innovation as Strategic Advantage

  • November 4, 2022

    Blair Flicker (Darla Moore School of Business, University of South Carolina )

    On People's Utility Over Wait Fundamentals and Information

  • November 11, 2022

    No Seminar |  MIT Holiday

  • November 18, 2022

    Ryan Buell (Harvard Business School)

    Improving Customer Compatibility with Tradeoff Transparency

  • November 25, 2022

    No Seminar | MIT Holiday

  • December 2, 2022

    Speaker TBD 

    Title TBD