International Federation for Systems Research (IFSR)

The International Federation for Systems Research (IFSR) is “the peak body of the systems community. It is a virtual platform that convenes and facilitates the rich academic tradition not only but primarily of system sciences, cybernetics and complexity theory as a basis and the many vivid practices and applications set out to meet the challenges of the Anthropocene in the 21st century.”

Only organisations can be members of IFSR. IFSR has a journal, newsletter and a book series on systems science and engineering. The old website ( has links to resources related to the study of systems. IFSR was founded in 1981 and the new website (see link below) was launched in 2019.

Journal: Journal of Systems Research and Behavioral Science

Conference: N/A


Posted: March 2015
Last modified: October 2019