RELATED ASSOCIATIONS AND SOCIETIES
There are several professional societies in the field of cybernetics
and systems theory. Many national societies are members of the International
Federation for Systems Research, a coordinating organization which
publishes a newsletter.
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The American Society for Cybernetics (ASC), Pille Bunnell president.
The Austrian Society
for Cybernetic Studies (ASCS), Robert Trappl president.
The Dutch Systems Group (DSG), Gerard de Zeeuw president.
The International Cybernetics
Association (ICA) founded by Georges Boulanger (Belgium), Jean Ramaekers
president. About 50 percent of the papers at their conferences are in French
and 50 percent in English.
Society for Cybernetics and Systems Research
in Ann Arbor, MI.
Systems Society, in Washington, DC.
Cambridge Cybernetics Society,
in Boston, MA.
Society of London.
The International Society for the Systems
Sciences (ISSS), formerly the Society for General Systems Research
The System Dynamics Society,
founded by the students of Jay Forrester.
The World Organization for Systems and Cybernetics (WOGSC) founded by Jack
Rose in England.
Italian Association for
Research on Systems (AIRS).
Socio-Cybernetics Working Group of
the International Sociological Association