PDF version of the Call for Papers

General Conference Chair:
William F. Waite
Phone: 256.922.0802
The AEgis Technologies Group

Program Chair:
David Cook
Phone: 505.881.5003
The AEgis Technologies Group

The Society for Modeling & Simulation International [SCS] 2008 Summer Computer Simulation Conference (SCSC'08) will convene in Edinburgh, Scotland – the 40th anniversary of this important annual conference. The SCSC’08 program will present technical sessions, invited speakers, tutorial and panel sessions. The multi-track, parallel breakout sessions feature peer-reviewed and invited technical papers covering the broad spectrum of M&S best practices, including Military M&S, Manufacturing, M&S Methodologies, Simulation Tools, M&S in Education, M&S in Healthcare and Bio-Informatics and many other topics.

The Program Agenda will focus on the following areas:

Special SCS / SISO Common Tracks

  • "The Future of Simulation Standards", exploring new domains, processes, procedures, governance, methods, and applications of standard development. To submit an abstract for this session go to the SCS Conference Proceedings Management System.
  • Special Joint Session of the SISO Space Community Forum / SCS session on "Grand Challenges of Space Simulation": multi-decadal massively complex design, specification, procurement, operations international interoperability & standards. To submit an abstract for this session go to the SISO Submission site.

Paper Submission

Submission Procedures: For papers or tutorials, please submit a summary of 500 words max in electronics form to the SCS Conference Proceedings Management System web site for review by the program committee. The cover page should include the name of author(s), their affiliation including SCS membership; mailing address as well as the phone number, fax number, and e-mail address of the primary contact author. All the submitted abstracts will be reviewed by the International Program Committee, and they will be judged with respect to their quality, originality, and relevance. All the accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings after the advance registration of at least one of the authors.

Key Dates/Deadlines
Paper, tutorial, or panel suggestions to Chair:
April 26, 2008
Paper submission:

April 26, 2008

Notification of acceptance:
May 15, 2008
Final paper: May 30, 2008

Visit the SCS SummerSim'08 website for more details.

SCS General Information

P.O. Box 17900
San Diego, CA
Telephone: 858.277.3888

Contact Information

D.J. Weed - djweed@scs.org