International Institute for General Systems Studies 





Business Divisions



The IIGSS Academic Publisher


Scientific Inquiry: A Journal of the IIGSS

D-Analizer: A data analysis&processing center

ASSA: An official journal of the IIGSS


Genealogy: A family tree of systemic thinking

Repository: The Library of the IIGSS



Mission of the IIGSS

Promote research and education in systemic thinking and encourage the development of more mature theories of and truly successful applications of systems research in all branches of knowledge so that nature and artifacts can be understood at a higher level and with practical benefits for all concerned. 

President and Director

Jeffrey Yi-Lin Forrest


Bylaws of IIGSS

Premises of the IIGSS

Roles For the IIGSS

About the IIGSS

A brief history of the IIGSS


Various scholarly events organized by the IIGSS since its inception in the mid-1990s

Visiting Scholars

The visiting scholar program and the past visitors.

Plans for the Future

A detailed business plan of the IIGSS.


Information on sponsorships.

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