The 2nd Asia-Pacific Region System Dynamics Conference was held from 19-22 Feb 2017 at the Education Resource Centre, UTown, National University of Singapore. The theme of the conference was “Charting a Path to a Humane and Sustainable Future: Asia’s Leadership Role”. NUS Deputy President (Academic Affairs) and Provost Prof Tan Eng Chye gave a welcome address as the Guest of Honour. About 190 participants from 15 countries attended the conference. The conference program consisted of invited and contributed sessions, student presentations, chapter meetings, and workshops demonstrating the state of the art in the theory and application of System Dynamics.