2012 MIT SDM Conference

Cambridge, MA

  2012 MIT SDM Conference on Systems
  Thinking for Contemporary Challenges

  October 22-23, 2012

Online Registration

The deadline for submitting your online registration and payment is October 15, 2012.  Payment is due upon registration if paying via credit card or upon receipt of your online invoice if paying by another method.  Space cannot be guaranteed for any registration that is not paid in full by this date.  Advance registration is strongly encouraged.

On-site Registration/Information Desk Hours
If you are unable to finalize your plans or payment by October 15, you may still register at the on-site registration desk, which will be available at the MIT Tang Center
on Monday and Tuesday, October 22-23 beginning at 7:00 am dailyOn-site registrations will be accepted on a space-available basis.

Conference Registration Fees (in USD)

Category Fee
Industry Members $500
ILP Members $400
Government/Non-profit Employees
MIT Alumni
SDM Alumni
SDM Students
MIT Students
Non-MIT Students
MIT Faculty & Staff
Non-MIT Faculty & Staff
SDM Staff
Press (credentials required)
Others $500

*The October 22 dinner reception is not included with this registration.  Tickets may be purchased for $50.  Tickets are non-refundable and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

What's Included
SDM Conference registration includes admission to all sessions on October 22-23, conference materials, two breakfasts, two lunches, one ticket to the dinner reception on October 22, and a networking reception on October 23.


Sponsorship opportunities and what's included at each level are outlined here.  For additional information, contact Joan Rubin, SDM Industry Co-director, at jsrubin@mit.edu.

Cancellations, Changes & Refunds

Requests for cancellations, substitutions or other changes may be made online until October 15, 2012.  To cancel or make a change after that date, please send email to conferences-www@mit.edu.  

Refunds for cancellations received in writing on or before October 15 will be granted less a $50 processing fee.  No refunds will be granted after that date.  No refunds will be given for portions of the registration not being used.  Dinner reception tickets are non-refundable.  All refunds will be made in US dollars and will be processed in the manner in which the original payment was submitted, with the possible exception of wire payments which, at the organizers' discretion, may be refunded via check.  If a refund is made via wire transfer, any bank fees will be deducted from the refund.
Credit card refunds will be issued to the original card.

Registration Questions

Please contact the MIT Conference Services Office:
Email: conferences-www@mit.edu
Phone: 617-253-1700

Program Information

Please visit the conference homepage at http://sdm.mit.edu/systemsthinkingconference or send email to Joan Rubin, SDM Industry Co-director, at jsrubin@mit.edu.


To request disability accommodations, please contact MIT Conference Services at conferences-www@mit.edu.