Special Interest Groups bring together members of the System Dynamics Society with a shared interest in a topic area.
15+ SDS SIGs
SIGs develop workshops, webinars, conferences, and much more. Join a SIG to network with system dynamicists in your field!
Meet our full list of SIGs to check out their websites and social media, and get in contact with representatives.
VP Chapters & SIGs: Stefano Armenia
AVP Chapters: Vinícius Picanço Rodrigues
AVP SIGs: Eduardo Franco
AVP Student Chapter: Jennifer Johnson
form a sig
The Society has 15+ SIGs in the most diverse fields of study!
No SIG related to your field of study? The guidelines present the step-by-step to form a Chapter, requirements include the development of a charter to be signed by 6 or more Society members.
Strengthening the field fund (stff)
Chapters & SIGs can submit an application for funds to support a project to build the field.
Applications are accepted all year long.
Examples of projects that may be funded (not limited to) are: materials and training in advanced System Dynamics, competition awards and sponsorships, activities that strengthen the relationship to other related organizations.
Latest projects supported by STFF grants
Security, Stability and Resilience SIG
Attracting and supporting Master and PhD students to get involved in the SIG and System Dynamics Society.
Scholarships for students to attend the 2021 ISDC.
Translation of the "Fifth Discipline" book into Italian and its promotional distribution to disseminate ST and SD at high levels in the governmental and private sectors.
meet our sigs
Membership is encouraged but not required to join. Review the options below and join or update your preferences.
SIG leadership may update below information by submitting this form.
Every two months SIG leadership meets to discuss best practices, get in touch with VP SIGs & Chapters, and give feedback. Watch zoom recordings here.