Category Archive for: ‘World News’

Beware of predatory publishing

Colleagues, I wanted to alert you to instances of ‘predatory publishing’ that seem to be increasing lately. During last couple of years several people I know and myself, have been approached by publishers and conference representatives none of us ever heard of. It turned out that those belonged to the group of what is now identified as ‘predatory publishers’ – …

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Model-Based Enterprise Summit

2013 Model-Based Enterprise Summit You are invited to attend the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)/Department of Defense (DoD) Model-Based-Enterprise (MBE) Summit to be held on the NIST Gaithersburg campus December 18-19, 2013. Summit Link: http://www.nist.gov/el/msid/mbesummit_2013.cfm Location: National Institute of Standards and Technology, 100 Bureau Drive, Green Auditorium, Administration Building (Bldg 101), Gaithersburg, MD 20899 Technical Contact: Mark Carlisle, …

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Model-Driven Approaches for Systems Engineering

################################################################# CALL FOR PAPERS 4th International Workshop on Model-driven Approaches for Simulation Engineering part of the Symposium on Theory of Modeling and Simulation (SCS SpringSim 2014) ################################################################# April 13-16, 2014, Tampa, FL (USA) http://www.sel.uniroma2.it/Mod4Sim14 ################################################################# # Papers Due: *** November 22, 2013 *** extended # Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings # and archived in the ACM …

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“ReThink Health” Webinar Follow-up and “Credit Card Market Simulation” announcement

Re, “ReThink Health: Simulation models supporting local solutions to a national problem.” How can we improve health for all while lowering our healthcare costs?  Jack Homer of Homer Consulting shared the way the Rippel Foundation, through its ReThink Health initiative, is working at the local level to identify the best strategies to meet these goals and fund the necessary efforts …

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November Society for M&S International Newletter

Click here to take a look at this month’s newsletter. We’ve redesigned our newsletter template to make it easier for you to read and enjoy. This month’s newsletter topics include: The Simulation and Games Rosetta Stone Project –      Aligning Core Concepts On (Critical Realist) Agent-Based Simulation News on upcoming conferences and events And much more!

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Symposium on Theory of M&S – extended deadlines

CALL for PAPERS *** EXTENDED DEADLINES SYMPOSIUM ON THEORY OF MODELING AND SIMULATION (TMS/DEVS 2014) April 13-16, 2014 Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay, Tampa, FL, USA. http://www.tms-devs.org Sponsored by The Society for Modeling and Simulation International (SCS) Technically Co-Sponsored by IEEE Computer Society in cooperation with ACM/SIGSIM and ICST The purpose of this symposium is to provide a forum to discuss …

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M&S Journal – Cyber

M&S Journal – Cyber Summer 2013 The Summer issue of the M&S Journal with a focus on Cyber is now available. Guest editor, Dr. Steven E. King, Deputy Director Cyber Technologies Information Systems & Cyber Security Directorate Research Directorate Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense (Research & Engineering), describes the broad spectrum of possibilities of Cyber technology. We hope …

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Augmented Cognition 2014 Conference

Here (AC_2014_advert) is the Call for Participation for the Augmented Cognition 2014 Conference for your consideration. More information can be found at http://www.hcii2014.org/ac This event is part of HCI International 2014 that is held jointly with affiliated Conferences (all under one management and one registration) that will be held in Crete, Greece. The Conference will start with three days of Tutorials (22-24 June). Parallel Sessions, …

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Joint Theater Level Simulation (JTLS) International Users Conference

ROLANDS & ASSOCIATES Corporation (R&A®) is pleased to announce that the Sixteenth Joint Theater Level Simulation (JTLS®) International Users Conference (IUC) will be held on Tuesday and Wednesday 4 and 5 March 2014 at the Embassy Suites in Monterey, CA. Technical discussions, demonstrations and ad hoc Conference activities are scheduled on Thursday 6 March. NATO, the USJCS/J7 Directorate for Joint …

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Simulation-Mission Command Interoperability (SIMCI) Working Groups

Reference the Request for Information (RFI)  message below, please forward your ideas to Darran Anderson, danderson@trideum.com.  He is consolidating the Working Group (WG) ideas for SIMCI Executive Agents’ consideration prior to the 21 Nov OIPT DCO/Teleconference.  The two WGs at the Aug OIPT meeting were successful in formulating actionable recommendations for moving forward on their assigned topics.  We see great …

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