The International Academy for Systems and Cybernetic Sciences (IASCYS) was founded in 2010 under the direct supervision of the International Federation for Systems Research (IFSR). The first assembly of IASCYS was held at Sichuan University in Sichuan Province, China during 24-27,October 2010. The second assembly was held at Austrian Research Institute for Artificial Intelligence (OFAI) in the city of Vienna, Australia Austria on 25th April 2014. This year, Sichuan University will be holding the international conference of IASCYS again in Chengdu during the 22nd to the 26th, October 2015.


The main theme of this conference will be “Systemic Solutions for Systemic Problems”.


Mankind has experienced many systemic problems such as economic crisis and climate change, and therefore the Next System Project declaring: “We must know our history in order to create a better system for our survival!”

The main topics arranged in this conference include:

  1.  Systemic solutions for systemic problems by Gar ALPEROWITZ or Stuart UMPLEBY
  2.  Social responsibility by Matjaz MULEJ
  3.  Societal complex methodology by Dorien DE TOMBE
  4.  Meta-synthesis approach by Jifa GU
  5.  Medicine and Health Crisis. Chronobiology and Lithotherapy: A system science approach of soft curation for a better individual welfare by Pierre BRICAGE.

We would like to invite all of the academicians and the members of IFSR to attend this conference, and we also encourage you to deliver a presentation in this conference.

As the main sponsor of this conference, Sichuan University will provide you with free local accommodation and cover your registration fee. We sincerely hope this conference will be a good opportunity for all system and cybernetics scholars to discuss

the potential advancement in utilizing system theory and cybernetics.

If you have any paper to submit or suggestions, please let us know.

   Chairmen of the Conference:


Jiuping XU