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Atlanta February 2020 Meeting - “An Introduction to System Dynamics for Policy Analysis”

  • Date:
    Feb 26, 2020 - 05:30 PM - 07:00 PM
  • Address: 650 Clair Harris Road
  • Location: Marietta, GA United States
  • Venue:
    Kennesaw State University, Clair Harris Textile Engineering Bldg M, Room M132
  • Contact: David Takacs
  • Email:
  • Phone: 678-906-6656

On February 26, 2020 the Atlanta chapter will come together for an exciting meeting!

Dr. Amin Esmaeili of Kennesaw State University will give a talked titled “An Introduction to System Dynamics for Policy Analysis”.

NOTE: The original program, “The Bradley Fighting Vehicle – A Study in Requirements
Creep” is postponed to a future date

System dynamics is a methodology and mathematical modeling technique to frame, understand, and discuss complex socio-technical issues and problems. Originally developed in the 1950s to help corporate managers improve their understanding of industrial processes, SD is currently being used throughout the public and private sector for policy analysis and design.

More information is available on the flyer: Atlanta February 2020 Meeting Information (Update)

Speaker Bio:
Dr. Esmaeili is the Assistant Professor of Systems Engineering Systems and Industrial Engineering Department at Kennesaw State University

5:30pm - 6:00pm     Social (pizza, beverages); Remarks from Chapter President
6:00pm - 7:00pm     Program

Kennesaw State University
Clair Harris Textile Engineering Bldg M
650 Clair Harris Road
Marietta, GA 30060
Room M132

Satellite Locations:
1) Georgia Tech – Contact Selcuk Cimtalay
2) Panasonic in Peachtree City (TBD) Contact Tonya Branch

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