2016 Powerplant Simulation Conference

2016 Powerplant Simulation Conference (PowerplantSim'16)

February 1 - 3, 2016 | Holiday Inn Riverwalk Hotel | San Antonio, TX, USA

Hotel Registration

Current PowerPlantSim Info

The 2016 Power Plant Simulation Conference (PowerPlantSim’16) is an annual conference sponsored by The Society for Modeling and Simulation International. This conference focuses on the special needs of the nuclear and fossil power plant simulation community and includes presentations by technology and industry leaders, technical sessions, panel and roundtable discussions, and vendor exhibits. The primary goal of the conference is to promote open exchange of simulator related information between all attendees.

Who should attend?

All individuals associated with the maintenance, management, training, regulation, or application of nuclear and fossil power plant simulators are encouraged to attend and/or participate by submitting original presentations.

Topics of interest include but are not limited to:

  • Simulator Training Technology
  • New Simulator Technology
  • Virtual Simulator Technology
  • Emulated Simulator Technology
  • Stimulated Simulator Technology
  • Other suggestions? (contact the Track Chair)

Utility presentations and vendors co-presenting with utility presentations will be given first priority. All submittals will be reviewed and considered.

Please submit your suggested presentation title directly to the track chairs below:

Fossil Track

Chairs: Tara Stuart and Erica Finley, Focused Training and Technical Services

Nuclear Track

Chair: Jeff Mercer, Southern Nuclear

Call for Papers Important Dates

Deadline for Presentation Topic Submission: December 4, 2015
Submit Paper to Fossil Track:
Submit Paper to Nuclear Track:


Registration Fees

PowerPlantSim 2016
  Early Registration Regular Registration Late/Onsite
Dates Ends Dec 21, 2015 Dec 22, 2015 - Jan 22, 2016 Starts Jan 23, 2016
Member $390 $418 $434
Non-Member $484 $513 $529
Full-time students and retirees are eligible for a 50% discount on the registration fee. To take advantage of this discount, please contact SCS at scs@scs.org or (858)277-3888

Registration Discounts


Exhibitor Info

Exhibit Hall Filled! Please contact us for other sponsorship opportunities

PPS Exhibit Space Contract Form

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