HMS 2020 Tracks

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 and Workshops

  Simulation of Transportation and Intermodal Systems

  Modelling & Simulation in Logistics, Traffic and Transportation

Chair: Diego Crespo Pereira, University of La Coruna (Spain)

  Simulation Metamodelling and Optimisation in Logistics and Supply Chains

Chairs: Edward Williams, PMC-Dearborn (USA);  Galina Merkuryeva, Riga Technical University (Latvia)

  Intermodal transportation systems and services

Chair: Manfred Gronalt, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (Austria)

  Modeling and Simulation of Logistics Networks

Chairs: Tobias Reggelin, Otto von Guericke University Magdeburg / Fraunhofer Institute for Factory Operation and Automation IFF (Germany);  Alejandro Garcia, Integrated Group for Engineering Research, University of La Coruna (Spain)

  Modelling & Simulation for Inventory Management and Logistics

Chairs: Eleonora Bottani, University of Parma (Italy);  Roberto Montanari, University of Parma (Italy)

  Innovative Transport Systems for Urban Areas and Urban Freight Transport

Chair: Elvezia M. Cepolina, University of Pisa (Italy)

  Workshop on Modeling & Simulation in E-Mobility

Chairs: Michael Affenzeller, University of Applied Sciences (Austria); Witold Jacak, University of Applied Sciences (Austria); Thomas Kern, University of Applied Sciences (Austria)

  Planning Sustainable Transport Systems

Chairs: Agostino Bruzzone, DIME University of Genoa (Italy);  Miquel Angel Piera , Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona (Spain)

  Ports and Terminals Modelling

Chairs: Branislav Dragović, University of Montenegro (Montenegro);  Nenad Zrnić, University of Belgrade (Serbia);  Nam Kyu Park, Tongmyong University (Korea)

  Simulation-based Testing for Autonomous/Connected Driving

Chair: Andreas Riener, Technische Hochschule Ingolstadt (THI), Germany, CARISSMA (Center of Automotive Research on Integrated Safety Systems and Measurement Area)

  Modelling Urban Logistics Systems

Chair: Manfred Gronalt, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences (Austria)

  ​Machine Learning and Big Data Applications on E-Mobility

Co-Chairs: Michela Longo, Politecnico di Milano, (Italy);  Seyedmahdi Miraftabzadeh, Politecnico di Milano, (Italy);  Federica Foiadelli, Politecnico di Milano, (Italy). 

  ​Digitalisation in Ports

Chair: Lawrence Henesey, Blekinge Institute of Technology, (Sweden). 

Applications :

Bulk Terminals

Container Terminals

C4I & Military Systems

Harbour Services

Industrial Facilities

Navigation Lines

Multimodal Transports

Oil Terminals

Passenger Terminals


Ro-Ro Terminals

Ships & Platforms



Topics :


Concurrent Engineering

Electronic Data Interchange

Environment Management

Freight Transport Planning

Harbour Simulation

Industrial Engineering

Logistics & Manufacturing

Naval Architecture

Naval Training Systems

Total Quality Management

Resources Planning

Safety & Security in Maritime Environment

Vessel Traffic Systems

Urban Transportation

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