2nd CFP - NASTEC'2019 - GAME-ON-NA'2019, July 2-4, 2019, Laval University, Quebec, Canada


The North American Simulation technology Conference'2019
Simulation and AI in Computer Games - North-America
Laval University
Quebec, Canada
JULY 2-4, 2019

Organised by
The European Technology Institute
Sponsored by
Laval University
University of Skovde
University of Žilina
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Dear Colleague,

This is a reminder that submission period for NASTEC'2019 -GAMEON-NA'2019 starts
MARCH 15TH which is IN TWO WEEKS' time and ends MARCH 30TH for late submissions.
You can submit papers in between those two dates by email to
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A quick overview of the topics for NASTEC'2019

Modelling Methodology and Tools

  • Simulation Analysis
  • Simulation Optimization
  • Verification, Validation and Accreditation
  • Modelling Simulation Tools
  • Open Source Simulation Languages and Tools
  • Discrete and Continuous Simulation Modelling Techniques and Tools

Modelling Techniques

  • Analytical and Numerical Modelling Techniques
  • Petri Nets Simulation
  • Bond Graph Simulation
  • Monte Carlo Simulation
  • Web and Cloud Based Simulation
  • Random Simulation
  • Object-Orientation and Re-use
  • Simulation and Datamining

Simulation and AI

  • AI and Expert Systems
  • AI and Neural Networks
  • AI and Fuzzy Systems
  • Agent Based Simulation
  • Intelligent Systems

High Performance/Parallel and Large Scale Computing

  • DEVS
  • Physics modelling and Cosmological Simulation
  • Fluid Flow Modelling Simulation
  • Simulation in Environmental Ecology, Marine Biology, and Biology
  • Simulation in Biological Systems and Medicine
  • Geosimulation and Big Data

Simulation, Training and Design

  • Simulation in Education and Graphics/Data Visualization
  • VR and Graphical Simulation in Industry
  • Augmented Reality and Pervasive Systems in Factories
  • Simulation-based evaluation of interactive systems
  • Simulation in Industrial and Product Design

Simulation in Electronics, Computers and Telecommunications

  • Simulation of Complex Multiprocessor Systems
  • Simulation in Nanotechnology
  • Industrial Internet of Things
  • Intelligent Connected Systems
  • Simulation in Electronics Manufacturing
  • Patient Centered Health Care with Meaningful Use of IT

Simulation in Engineering Processes

  • Simulation in Model Driven Engineering
  • Engineering of Embedded Systems
  • Simulation in Aerospace
  • Simulation in Marine Systems
  • Simulation in Automotive Systems
  • Simulation in Civil and Building Engineering
  • Simulation in Chemical, Petroleum and Mining Engineering
  • Simulation in Environmental Engineering
  • Simulation in Energy and Power Systems
  • Simulation in Renewable Energy Technologies
  • Simulation in Automation and Robotics

Collaborative Engineering

  • Collaborative Engineering - Organization and Management
  • Collaborative Engineering data management and information modeling
  • Collaborative Engineering process management and simulation
  • Collaborative environments for virtual teams

Simulation in Manufacturing

  • Collaborative Enhanced Lean Manufacturing Simulation
  • Simulation Optimization in Manufacturing
  • Factory Planning and Control for SME's
  • Smart Factory 1.0 and Industry 4.0
  • Steel Manufacturing and New Materials Manufacturing
  • Apparel and Textile Manufacturing Simulation

Simulation in Logistics

  • Simulation in Supply Chains
  • Simulation in Logistics
  • Simulation in Hospital Logistics
  • Simulation and Modelling for humanitarian/emergency operations

Simulation in Traffic

  • Transport Simulation
  • Intelligent Transport Systems
  • Simulation in Traffic
  • Harbour simulation
  • Urban Simulation
  • Real-time GPS Simulation and Service Applications

Simulation in Economics and Business Management

  • Simulation Applied to Economics
  • Agents in Business Automation and Economics
  • Simulation in Business and Economics
  • Simulation in Business Games
  • Simulation Tools for Business Management & Business Intelligence
  • Simulation and Analysis of Environmental effects of business
  • Simulation in OR and Knowledge Management
  • Statistical Analysis and Data Mining of Business Processes
  • Data-Driven Tradespace Exploration and Analysis

Political and Government Simulation

  • Simulation in Military and Defense
  • Policy Modelling and Simulation in E-Management, E-Government, E-Commerce and E-Trade
  • Emergency Management and Risk Analysis Management
  • Sustainable Development Management
  • Predictive Simulation and Methodology for Futures Research

A quick overview of the topics for GAME-ON-NA'2019

Games Development Methodology

  • Game Theory/Multi-Agent Systems
  • Gamification and Social Game Mechanics
  • Game Design

Artificial Intelligence and Deep Learning

  • Learning, Adaptation and Procedural Generation
  • Intelligent/Knowledgeable Agents
  • Collaboration & Multi-agent Systems
  • Opponent Modelling
  • AI and Simulation Tools for games design

Physics and Simulation/Graphical Simulation

  • 3D Scalability
  • Facial, Avatar, NPC, 3D in Game Animation
  • Modelling of Virtual Worlds
  • Rendering Techniques, RTRT, RTPT

Affective Computing and Emotional Gaming

  • Cognitive Psychology
  • Voice Interaction
  • Artistic input to game and character design
  • Storytelling and Natural Language Processing

Online Gaming

  • Online Gaming
  • Security Issues in Online Gaming
  • MMOG's

Serious games and Gamification

  • Wargaming Aerospace Simulations, Board Games etc...
  • Games for training
  • Games Applications in education, Government, health, Corporate

Game Consoles Interfaces

  • Games Consoles
  • Games Console Design
  • Mobile Gaming
  • Perceptual User Interfaces for Games

General Conference Chair

  • Peter Vanrolleghem, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada

Journal Publication Chairs

  • Yan Luo, NIST, Gaithersburg, USA
  • Peter Lawrence, Swinburne University, Australia
  • Wan Ahmad Yusmawiza Wan Yusoff, International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

International Programme Committee

  • Chrissanthi Angeli, University of West Attica, Athens, Greece
  • Bernhard Heinzl, TU Vienna, Vienna, Austria
  • Guodong Shao, NIST, Gaithersburg, USA
  • Danny Van Welden, KBC, Brussels, Belgium

General Conference Chair

  • Philippe Geril, ETI, Ostend, Belgium

International Programme Committee

  • Helena Barbas, NOVA FCSH Lisbon, Portugal
  • Liliana Costa, Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal
  • Laura Lima Dias, IFECT, Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Mike Katchabaw, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
  • Ian M Marshall, Coventry University, Coventry, United Kingdom
  • Joseph Saur, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, USA


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