International Defense and Homeland Security Simulation Workshop


10-12 September, 2014

Agora Multi-Purpose Complex, University of Bordeaux

Bordeaux, France



Authors are kindly invited to include in their papers and presentations all the research works, case studies and application both theoretical and applied. Topics of interests include the following tracks, nevertheless different topics concerning Modeling & Simulation in Industry are welcome.


Current list of Tracks


Context Simulation for DHS/HLS - "What is needed to support first responders"


Ports and Littoral Protection

Chair: Francesco Longo, University of Calabria


Serious Games: toward effective training

ChairsPaolo Proietti, MIMOS, Italy ; Elaine Raybourn, Sandia National Labs/ADL , USA


Urban Area Security

Chairs: Alberto Tremori, Simulation Team, Italy



Chairs: Richard Zaluski, CSCSS , USA; 


Adaptive and predictive computer-based tutoring

Chair: Robert Sottilare, Army Research Laboratory, USA


Next generation C4ISR Modeling & Simulation technology: Mixed Reality, Crowd sourcing and Interoperable C2-LVC architectures to support operations, training, and analysis

Chairs: Marco Biagini, University of Genoa; Joy Bruce, Vastpark


Simulations as tools to develop intuitive contextual sensitivity, re-framing, and mental agility

Chairs: Claudia Baisini, Swedish National Defence College, Sweden; Enrico Bocca, Simulation Team, Italy


Homeland security: a control system point of view

Chairs: Gabriele Oliva, Complex systems and security laboratory University Campus BioMedico of Rome; Federica Pascucci, Dept. of Computer Science and Automation University Roma Tre


Simulation for Autonomous & Intelligent Systems: moving from Coordination to Collaboration and Competition

Chairs: Agostino G. Bruzzone, DIME University of Genoa (Italy)

Jean Guy Fontaine, NATO STO CMRE


Computer Simulation for Security

Chairs: Edgar Alonso Lopez-Rojas, Blekinge Institute of Technology (Sweden)

Joni A. Amorim, University of Skövde (Sweden)

Richard Zaluski, Center for Strategic Cyberspace + Security Science (UK)


Critical Systems Modeling and Simulation

Chairs: Joaquin Garcia-Alfaro, Telecom SudParis (France)

Francesco Longo, University of Calabria (Italy)





· Asymmetric Warfare

· Augmented & Mixed Reality

· Computer Generated Forces

· Dismounted Soldier Simulation

· Distributed Simulation

· Hardware in the Loop Simulation

· Human Behavior Modeling

· Intelligent Agents

· Interoperable Simulation

· Live, Virtual and Constructive Simulation

· Mobile Training

· Modelling C4I

· Multi-Resolution Modeling

· Netcentric Warfare Simulation

· Real Time Simulation

· Serious Games

· Simulation Based Acquisition

· Simulation for Training

· Simulation for Education

· Synthetic Environments

· Virtual Humans

· Virtual Prototyping and Simulation Based Design


For further information please contact Alberto Tremori

DHSS, 2014


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