Abstract for: Latin America Chapter Poster Presentation and Annual Meeting

The Latin-American Chapter meeting that will place at the 29th International Conference in Washington will bring us the opportunity of interacting and being an actively involved with different colleagues from the Society. We will talk about our annual meeting, the 8th. Latin-American System Dynamics Conference which took place in Medellin, Colombia, November 17 through 19, 2010. (http://convena.upb.edu.co/8encuentrods/). The conference had more than 140 participants, from Colombia, México, Perú, Argentina, Brasil and USA. Also we will announce our next conference, which will take place in Brasilia, Brasil, and it will be a great opportunity to joint to the Brazilian Chapter. The Latinamerican Chapter, a positive feedback loop. The Latinamerican Chapter has the mission to help the SD-community grow in the Spanish speaking countries. Founded in 2003, it has Latinamerican members from Mexico to Chile, from Spain and a growing number of Spanish speakers living in other countries. Since 2005, the Spanish “Revista de Dinámica de Sistemas” publishes two numbers per year. If you would like to join us please contact Gloria Pérez (gloria.perez@itesm.mx), Isaac Dyner (idyner@unalmed.edu.co) or Martin Schaffernicht (martin@utalca.cl).