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


Modeling & Simulation in Logistics, Traffic and Transportation

Chairs: Massimo Tronci, Francesco Costantino, Giulio Di Gravio, University of Rome La Sapienza (Italy)


Logistics & Manufacturing

Chair: Istvan Molnar, Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania (USA)


Matitime Training

Chair: Blümel Eberhard, Fraunhofer Institut IFF (Germany)


Logistics Modelling & Simulation

Chair: Fredrik Persson, Linkoping University (Sweden)


Automation Effects and Advanced Container Handling Technologies at Seaport Container Terminals

Chairs: Stefan Voss, University of Hamburg (Germany), Jürgen W. Böse HPC Hamburg Port Consulting GmbH (Germany)


Multimodal transports: Hinterland Terminals

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


Intermodal Terminals Optimization and Simulation

Chairs: M. Flavia Monaco, University of Calabria (Italy); Luca Maria Gambardella, IDSIA Lugano (Switzerland)


Maritime Pollution, Prevention, and Control

Chairs: Ali Elkamel, University of Waterloo (Canada); Sabah A. Abdul-Wahab Al-Sulaiman, Sultan Qaboos University (Sultanate of Oman)


HMS, 2008

The International Workshop on

Harbor, Maritime & Multimodal Logistics

Modelling and Simulation

September 17-19, 2008

Campora San Giovanni, Amantea (CS), Italy

For further information please contact Marina Massei, Francesco Longo


· Bulk Terminals 

· Container Terminals 

· C4I & Military Systems 

· Harbour Services 

· Industrial Facilities 

· Navigation Lines 

· Multimodal Transports 

· Oil Terminals 

· Passenger Terminals 

· Railways 

· Ro-Ro Terminals 

· Ships & Platforms 

· Supply-Chains 

· Warehouses


· Automation 

· Concurrent Engineering 

· Electronic Data Interchange 

· Environment  Management 

· 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