SIMS 54th conference in Bergen, Norway,
October 16-18, 2013


You are all welcome to the 54rd SIMS conference on Simulation and Modelling, October 16-18, 2013.

The focus of this year's conference is simulation for control design, but also all kind of simulation papers are very welcome, both relating to software platforms and applications of all kind.

The webpage is the SIMS official webpage.

Conference proceedings

(Attention:)  The proceedings  are  available (PDF) (208 pages)

Conference programme

The programme is available (PDF) (published September 26th 2013)

Practical information

Please visit the page with practical information 


Please visit the page for registration


Full registration fees include admission to all the sessions of the conference, the conference proceedings, refreshments, lunches and the conference dinner as well as excursions on October 18th.


The student fees include admission to all the sessions and refreshments.

The guest fees are for additional company to the conference dinner only.

All prices are including VAT, and do not include the price of the hotel.


Please note: Conference participants make their own hotel reservations.

Preferred hotel is Thon Hotel Bristol.

To get the best price you have to mention SIMS 2013!

Address: Thon Hotel Bristol, Torgalmenningen 11, 5014 Bergen.

Phone: +47 55 55 10 00. Mail:


Bergen University College, Nygårdsgaten 112, Bergen, Norway


Call For Papers

The Call For Papers is available (PDF)


The extended deadline : May 10th 2013

The EasyChair system is used for conference paper submissions. See Call For Papers (PDF) for details (Updated May 6th 2013).


The organizers are:

  • Emil Cimpan (emil(dot)cimpan(at)hib(dot)no),
  • Gerhard Nygaard (gerhard(dot)nygaard(at)uis(dot)no),
  • Bernt Lie (bernt(dot)lie(at)hit(dot)no), and
  • Brith Sandell (bs(at)nfaplassen(dot)no)