Constitution of Latin American Chapter of the System Dynamics Society Inc. (the Chapter) a Chapter of the System Dynamics Society Inc. (the Society).

January, 2002

 

  1.     Name

          The Chapter shall be known by the name:

The Latin American Chapter of the System Dynamics Society Inc.
The website is: www.sydylac.org

  2.       Objectives

The objectives of the Chapter shall be to:

 


Expenses and profits from any Chapter Conferences are the responsibility of the Chapter.

  9.       Dues

The Policy Council of the Chapter shall have the power to charge dues in an amount and currency of its choice.  Payment of Chapter dues shall be made directly to the Chapter.

Payment of Society Dues shall be made directly to the Society.  The Society will not collect any dues on behalf of the Chapter, nor will the dues it charges depend on membership in the Chapter.

  10.     Chapter Society Interaction

The Chapter's Vice-President for Society Liaison shall be listed in the official Society Letterhead.

The Society Council will review annually a report of activities, finances and membership submitted by the Chapter.  The report will include the names of all officers of the Chapter.  Attached to the report will be copies of all publications of the Chapter, as well as a complete membership listing.

The Vice President for Society Liaison shall be informed of, and invited to, all meetings of the Society Council except under extraordinary circumstances.  The Vice President for Society Liaison shall receive minutes from all meetings of the Council.

The Society will, upon request and up to twice per year, provide the Chapter with a list of its members.
           
  11      Change to this Constitution

This Constitution shall only be changed after a vote of the Full Members and subject to ratification by the Policy Council of the System Dynamics Society Inc.

  12      Address of the Chapter

The Chapter’s address for correspondence shall be Mr. Patricio Rodriguez Valiente, Beruti 3124 2“B”, Ciudad de Buenos Aires, 1425, Argentina. Any change to this address shall be promptly notified to the Society’s Vice President for Chapters and Members.