2011 Power Plant Simulators Conference

Call for Papers

2011 Power Plant Simulation Conference (PPS'11)

Sponsored by:
The Society for Modeling and Simulation International (SCS)

February 14 - 18, 2011

Tampa, FL

The 2011 Power Plant Simulation Conference (PowerPlantSim'11) is an annual conference sponsored by The Society for Modeling and Simulation International. The focus of this conference is Nuclear Power Plant Training Simulator and Fossil Plant Simulators and includes presentations by technology and industry leaders, technical sessions, panel and roundtable discussions, and vendor exhibits.

Who should attend future events?

Those who involved with simulator training personnel, training managers, and anyone with an interest in power plant simulators or those who develop or use simulation tools are invited to participate and present their original papers/presentations.

Suggested Session Titles Include:
  •  Use of simulators for other than operator training
  •  "New Build" Simulators
  •  Hardware Upgrades, I/O Upgrades and Alternatives to Obsolete Hardware
  •  Operating System Obsolescence
  •  Validation Testing for Experience Requirement Credit (Reactivity Manipulations); Core Testing Strategies
  •  ANS-3.5-200x Standard Implementation Strategies
  •  Analytical Benchmarks for Plant Events
  •  Innovative Approaches in Simulation
  •  Simulation Computer Rehost / Major Model Upgrade Efforts
  •  DCS Implementations
  •  Re-staffing, knowledge transfer/retention of simulator groups
  •  Simulator training
  •  Simulator capabilities
  •  Simulator technologies
  •  Models
  •  Scenarios