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 1:00-2:30pm 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

  • September 10, 2021

    Carolyn Fu (MIT Sloan) 

    Setting the Stage: The Interplay of Firm Boundary and Learning at the Opera

  • September 24, 2021

    James Paine (MIT Sloan)

    Behaviorally Grounded Model-Based and Model Free Approaches to Mitigating Bullwhip in Multi-Echelon Supply Chains (A Work-in-Progress Seminar)

  • October 1, 2021

    Santiago Arango-Aramburo (Universidad Nacional de Colombia)

    Would renewable energy damp oscillations in electricity markets? An experimental analysis

  • October 8, 2021

    Hazhir Rahmandad (MIT Sloan)

    Enhancing Long-term Forecasting: Learning from COVID-19 Models

  • October 29, 2021

    Elena Katok (Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas)

    Helping People Make Risky Decisions: The effectiveness of forecast guidance for users with diverse numeracy

  • November 5, 2021

    Speaker TBA

    Title TBA

  • November 19, 2021

    Speaker TBA

    Title TBA

  • December 10, 2021

    Speaker TBA

    Title TBA