Asia Pacific Conference


The First Asia-Pacific System Dynamics Conference of the System Dynamics Society Conference Information: Call for Papers, Workshops, and Sessions

Venue: Tokyo, Japan, February 22-24, 2014
Hosted by: Japan Chapter, System Dynamics Society


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The conference proceedings are published.



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Welcome remarks by Akira Uchino and Yutaka TAKAHASHI

Plenary presentation “System Dynamics: Rebasing the Paradigm” by Kim Warren


The Society’s annual international conference is held alternately in North America and Europe, with occasional appearances in other areas. The Asia-Pacific System Dynamics Conference of the Society aims at popularizing and extending system dynamics in the wide area of the Asia-Pacific region. The conference facilitates interactions between local chapters and interest groups, introduces newcomers to the field, keeps practitioners aware of current developments, and provides unparalleled networking opportunities.


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Final program and workshop schedule was updated on SDS site

Please click here(PDF) on the SDS site


bottonDeadlines and Key Dates

October 30, 2013 Opening date for paper submissions and workshop and session proposals
December 23, 2013 Deadline for paper submissions and workshop and session proposals
January 6-17, 2014 Notification of acceptance (updated)
January 23, 2014 Final abstracts and papers due for the Conference Proceedings (USB Memory) (updated)
January 26, 2014 Presenter registration deadline – papers of unregistered designated presenters will be removed from the program (be careful!)
February 1, 2014 Tentative program schedule available
February 3, 2014 up-to-date version of full paper deadline (updated)
February 22-24, 2014 Asia-Pacific System Dynamics Conference Tentative Schedule:
February 22 2014 Doctoral workshop & Conference Day1, Reception
February 23 2014 Conference Day 2, Banquet
February 24 2014 Modeling workshops & SIG activities
March 24 2014 Deadline of the final version of full paper which reflects discussion during the conference (updated)

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Keynote Speakers


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Kanda Campus, Senshu University

February 22 and 23:  First Floor of Building No.1
February 24 : Seven and eight floor of Building No.7

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The online registration was closed. If you would like to attend conference, please let me know to


bottonRegistration fee

Presentation session & workshop Reception(Feb 22) Banquet(Feb 23) General member
Student member
Including Including Including 20,000 15,000
Including Including Not including 10,000 5,000

Booth for Exhibition including one general member with banquet: 70,000 Yen



The conference venue is in the city centre of Tokyo.By law, travellers need to make a reservation by themselves. The file linked here indicates hotels near the venue. Each hotel name is a link to the hotel’s WWW page.

The banquet will be held at Hotel Grand Palace. If you prefer to stay at Hotel Grand Palace, please use this reservation form and send it to the hotel using email to

Notice: The reservation form indicates “early bird rate.” If you use this discount, please send it as soon as possible no later than January 20th. They offer limited rooms.

Enjoy your stay and the conference!


Call for Paper

For more information, please see the call for paper



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The information of paper format was updated on the followoing website. (updated Nov.29)


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Program Co-Chairs
Atsushi Fukuda, Nihon University, Japan
Robert Y. Cavana, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
Ignacio Martinez-Moyano, Argonne National Laboratory, USA

Workshop Co-Chairs
Robert L. Eberlein, isee systems, USA
Kaoru Yamaguchi, Japan Futures Research Center, Japan

Organizing Chair
Akira Uchino, Senshu University, Japan

Japan Chapter Office