George J Klir Endowed Professor Systems Science

The Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science at Binghamton University is seeking nominations and applications for the George J. Klir Endowed Professor in Systems Science position. This is a newly-created position made possible by a gift to honor the memory and work of the late George J. Klir, a Distinguished Professor Emeritus of Systems Science at Binghamton University.

ISSS2017: Hotels in Vienna

A list of hotels who have offered to hold rooms for ISSS attendees, with rates and further information, is now posted under the Vienna Annual Meeting webpage (click on the Quickpath links on the right and side hof this page).  DOWNLOAD LIST OF HOTELS HERE.

As always, it is also good to search other Hotel booking sites such as Expedia,,, etc., and there may be availability on home stay websites as well.

ISSS2017: New! Full Call for Papers Available to Download

The full call for submissions to ISSS2017 is ready to download by CLICKING HERE.  The document also includes instructions about Submitting an Abstract, Paper or Poster to the Journals site for review, and these instructions are also online accessed by clicking on the relevant links in the Quickpaths Menu to the right of this post. Please email with questions or requests for futher information.

2017 Annual Meeting of ISSS, Vienna, Austria. July 9 - 14, 2017

The 61st Annual Meeting will be held as the 2017 Conference, Vienna, Austria. July 9 - 14, 2017.  Further information coming shortly and a special meeting website is beginning at

There will be the usual Sunday workshops on July 9, followed by plenaries and paper sessions of the regular annual meeting beginning on Monday the 10th.


It is now possible to enter your membership for January to December 2017 online, using the RegOnline system we have been using for several years. Click here to go to the Membership Information Page.

We hope this will make the process simpler, and save you mailing costs!

You can still download a paper copy of the membership form, if you wish to fax, mail or email the form as in previous years.

If you have questions about the new process, please email the ISSS Office (

E-ACCESS to Systems Research and Behavioral Science

In 2014 the ISSS moved to Electronic Access to Systems Research and Behavioral Science, rather than the printed mailed copies. The major benefit is that this will not only give you immediate access to an edition of the Journal as it is published, rather than wait for delivery by post, but will also give you access to the full back catalogue of those years of this Journal that are now online. This is the access that is now included with your membership fee for this coming year, and will not result in any increase in that basic membership fee. If you do wish to have a printed copy in additi

Our Logo

The ISSS logo, derived from the integral sign originally used by the founders of our society, illustrates the society's primary interest in integration and synthesis and can be used to demonstrate these principles. This version of the logo, adopted by ISSS in 1997, was designed by Thomas M. Mandel, the founding webmaster of

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