Modelon is pleased to announce the upcoming one-day event, FMI FORUM 2018, to be held on 22 May 2018, the day before JSAE, at the Yokohama Symposia, Japan.


Organized by Modelon, in partnership with sponsors and exhibitors, this forum will bring together leaders from around the world to present on current trends, best practices, lessons learned, and success stories. Our goal is to help attendees understand the needs and benefits associated with implementing FMI standards into their current work flow. At the conclusion of the forum, a social event is organized for participants to meet speakers and other users.



For more information on the Functional Mock-up Interface standards click here.


Forum Venue

Symposia, at Yokohama Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Address: 9th Floor, Industry and Trade Centre Building, 2 Yamashita-cho, Naka-ku, Yokohama, 231-8524, JAPAN



Japanese interpretation is available for Sessions 01, 06, and 07. The rest of the sessions are available only in Japanese.

9:15 - 9:45


9:45 - 10:00


10:00 - 10:45

Session 01: Key Note FMI: Trends and Challenges

Speaker: Dr. Andreas JUNGHANNS (QTronic GmbH)

Abstract: Download

10:45 - 11:05

Session 02: About activities of FMI-WG of JSAE (Society of Automotive Engineers of Japan)


Abstract: Download

11:05 - 11:25

Session 03: Introduction to the FMI-WG activities in collaboration with plant model guidelines of the Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry

Speaker: Mr. Junichi ICHIHARA (AZAPA CO.,LTD)

Abstract: Download

11:25 - 11:40

Session 04: Multi-Domain Modeling and Simulation by the Japanese Vendor - Focus on A High Level Design -

Speaker: Mr. Isao MATSUDA (Gaio Technology Co., Ltd.-Sponsor Session-)

Abstract: Download

11:40 - 11:55

Session 05: Maplesoft Technology Accelerating the Use of FMI

Speaker: Mr. Akinobu SATO (Cybernet Systems Co.,Ltd. -Sponsor Session-)

Abstract: Download

11:55 - 13:30

Lunch Buffet and Exhibition Time

13:30 - 14:15

Session 06: FMI for integration and collaboration

Speaker: Dr. Maria HENNINGSSON (Modelon)

Abstract: Download

14:15 - 15:00

Session 07: A Client-Server Architecture for Modeling and Simulation using FMI

Speaker: Dr. Hilding ELMQVIST (Modelon)

Abstract: Download

15:00 - 15:15

Session 08: Introduction of Sil tool supports FMI

Speaker: Mr. Hiroshi UEDA (A.I.Corporation -Sponsor Session-QTronic GmbH and A.I.Corporation)

Abstract: Download

15:15 - 15:30

Session 09:A New Field in Co-Simulation of Multi-Disciplinary System that Altair Products

Speaker: Mr. Minoru YUBUCHI (Altair Engineering Ltd. -Sponsor Session-)

Abstract: Download

15:30 - 16:00

Coffee Break and Exhibition Time

16:00 - 16:20

Session 10: Utilization Case and Future about 1D Simulation of Transmission at SUBARU


Abstract: Download

16:20 - 16:40

Session 11: Introduction of Model Integration with FMI

Speaker: Mr. Satoshi KOIKE (dSPACE Japan KK)

Abstract: Download

16:40 - 17:00

Session 12: Case studies on developing toolchain using FMI

Speaker: Mr. Yuji SATO (Mitsubishi Space Software Co.,Ltd.)

Abstract: Download

17:00 - 17:20

Session 13: Co-Simulation of a Thermo-Fluid Model described in Modelica and an OpenFOAM CFD Model

Speaker: Dr. Amane TANAKA (Amane Fluid Laboratory)

Abstract: Download

17:20 - 17:30



Move to Restaurant

18:00 - 20:00

Social Event



Exhibition and Sponsorship

The conference is supported by the following sponsors:

An exhibition will be organized in conjunction with the forum where sponsors will show their FMI related tools, services and solutions. 15-minute talks related to the exhibition will be provided by sponsors. 


Organization and Contact

The conference is organized by Modelon. For general questions, please send an email to:

Or call to +81 3 35603182, +81 3 35603181



Online registration is now open here, the forum ticket price is JPY5000, and the social event price is JPY3000, including tax. 



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