Call for proposals opens: September 18, 2017

Call for proposals closes: December 18, 2017

Acceptance notifications: February 28, 2018

Call for Proposals

Length of abstract: 300 words or fewer


  • Multi-paper session: Submit a proposal for multi-paper session focused on a particular modeling technique or problem (3 papers, 70 minutes)
  • Paper: Submit an individual paper (15 minutes)
  • Demonstration: Propose a demonstration of a modeling technique (70 minutes)

We are especially interested in papers, demonstrations, and posters on:

  • Trans-disciplinary (linked) modeling that involves the integration of knowledge and practice across the natural and social, behavioral, and economic sciences, public health, and other related disciplines
  • Participatory modeling that involves stakeholders from a wide range of sectors in conceptualizing, representing, and managing complex problems
  • Quantitative and qualitative systems modeling techniques including, but not limited to, system dynamics modeling, social network analysis, and agent-based modeling

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