Kia ora koutou! Hello everyone!
The 11th Australia and New Zealand Systems (ANZSYS)/Managing the Complex V
conference will be held in beautiful Christchurch in (Southern Hemisphere)
early summer this year 5-7 December 2005. With the conference's location, we expect high
attendance and high-quality papers. For additional information on hotel
accommodation, the hotel's website is [www.grandc.co.nz
] Be sure to ask for the "ANZSYS 2005 conference" rate.
As members of the Organising Committee, we are writing to encourage you to:
- Submit papers
- Review papers
- Chair sessions/offer alternative activities
Submitting papers. A call for papers is available at
Please note that the deadline for submitting abstracts (250 words) is May 1st
Reviewing papers. At this point, we are seeking confirmation from individuals
who would be willing to review papers (maximum of two or three per reviewer).
The timeframe for reviewing will be between the paper submission deadline (1st
July 2005) and 30th August 2005 (the deadline for returning reviews).
Chairing sessions. If you would be willing to chair a session, or would like to
organise a stream or other activity, please let the conference organisers know
as soon as possible (e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org>
We have included a form below for you to express your interest in reviewing
papers and/or being a session chair. We ask that if you would like to
participate in the conference, that you please email the form to Kurt
Richardson by April 30, 2005 at email@example.com>
firstname.lastname@example.org. If you have colleagues who may be interested in
participating please pass along the form to them, too. When you return the
form, please list your research interest areas. The Organising Committee will
try to match papers to your interests.
If you have questions, please feel free to contact Kurt Richardson via e-mail (
email@example.com). We look forward to hearing from you and thank you for
your continued participation and support of ANZSYS/Managing the Complex.
The Organising Committee
Peter Allen Cranfield University, UK
Roger Attwater University of Western Sydney, Australia
Bob Cavana Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Vladimir Dimitrov University of Western Sydney, Australia
Jeffrey Goldstein Adelphi University, USA
Jan Gregor Institute of Environmental Science and Research, New
Wendy Gregory Institute of Environmental Science and Research, New
Tim Haslett Monash University, Australia
Gerald Midgley Institute of Environmental Science and Research, New
Kurt Richardson Institute for the Study of Coherence and Emergence, USA
Robert Woog University of Western Sydney, Australia
Please Return by April 30 to
Note: all delegates, including session chairs and reviewers, are required to pay
the registration fee.
1._____ Yes, I would like to review papers.
_____ No, I prefer not to review papers.
Please list your research interests/areas of expertise:
2._____ Yes, I would like to be considered as a session chairperson
_____ No, I would prefer not to participate as a session chairperson
3. I would like my name to appear in the programme as follows: