Modelon will exhibit and present at The American Modelica Conference, held in Cambridge, Massachusetts, from October 9-10. The American Modelica Conference is organized by the Modelica Association and the North American Modelica User Group (NAMUG) to bring users, library developers, researchers and tool vendors together in discussions of the latest developments and applications of Modelica and the Functional Mockup Interface (FMI). This year’s conference includes:
- A pre-conference program with tutorials on Modelica and Modelica-based simulation tools
- Keynote speakers, including Modelon’s Technical Fellow, Dr. Hilding Elmqvist
- Paper presentations by industry experts
- Conference dinner cruise and networking session
Modelon will have a booth in the exhibition hall with demo stations featuring Modelon’s products and latest technology. A team of Modelon experts will be on-hand to discuss how Modelon’s system modeling and simulation solutions help organizations optimize their system modeling workflows.
To learn how to register for the conference, click here. Please note that early-bird registration deadline is August 28th.
Interested to see what we’ll be doing at the conference? Make sure to check out the following sessions:
October 8th | Modelica Beginners Tutorial, Presented by Modelon
This pre-conference tutorial, titled “Modelica Beginners Tutorial”, is for attendees looking to understand the basic application of Modelica and Modelica-based technology. Additionally, this tutorial will feature the latest in Modelica-based simulation tool development.
October 9th | Modelica – History, State, Needs, Trends, and Possibilities, Presented by Dr. Hilding Elmqvist, Modelon AB
Dr. Hilding Elmqvist, founder of Modelica and Technical Fellow at Modelon AB, will discuss the evolution of Modelica as one of the most versatile object-oriented modelling languages in the world. In his keynote, Dr. Elmqvist will also go through the current applications of Modelica, such as virtual testing of autonomous vehicles, as well as the future of advanced modeling and simulation tools.
Technical Paper Sessions
Modelon will present four technical presentations, including two highlighting collaborations with National Research Council of Canada and Ford Motor Company. All technical presentations will occur on October 9th and October 10th. View the full conference schedule for more details.
Post-Conference Modelica Association User Meeting
On October 11th, the Modelica Association organizes a User Meeting for all users of Modelica Association Standards. More information on the standards is available at https://modelica.org/projects.
The purpose of the user meeting is to start a dialogue between the Modelica Association and its users in North America and collect feedback and requirements from industrial and academic users. It will be a face-to-face meeting with the option to connect remotely via Webex which will be provided to registered participants.
The meeting will take place in the offices of MERL at 201 Broadway, Cambridge, MA 02139, October 11th, from 8.00 am to latest 15.00. Interested participants are requested to register via https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-american-modelica-conference-2018-tickets-39188362447
Headed to the conference? Set up time with our team in advance to discuss your inquiries with Modelon.