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Here you will find the latest news and updates from the Alabama Modeling & Simulation Council and the AMSC website. Click an item to learn more.

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Mar. 15, 2018 NEW! AMSC Presents a Certificate of Appreciation to Dr. Claudette C. Owens upon Her Retirement as the Director, Operations Directorate – Future Warfare Center (SMDC).
Feb. 16, 2018 Grant to Fund New Calhoun College Nursing Simulation Lab.
Jan. 18, 2018 2018 AlaSim Call for Participation. AlaSim Conference & Expo to be held May 22-23, 2018.
Jan. 9, 2018 Gov. Ivey Announces Cyber Technology School Coming to Huntsville.
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Sep. 28, 2017 UM's New Five-Story Hospital is Just for Practice (Miami Herald)
May 16, 2017 A Robot Copilot Just Flew —and Landed— a 737 Sim. (Popular Mechanics Magazine)
Apr. 7, 2017 2017 Alabama Science and Engineering Fair Special Awards.
Apr. 7, 2017 Hospital Employees Tour New Florence Facility Virtually. (WHNT 19 News, Huntsville)
Apr. 1, 2017 AlaSim Call for Participation. 2017 AlaSim Conference & Expo to be October 25, 2017.
Apr. 1, 2017 Information on the 2017 National Cyber Summit.
Feb. 21, 2017 Cyber Poses Greatest Challenge, Says Former Supreme Allied Commander. (C4ISRNET)
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Jul. 11, 2016 Simulator Designed to Train Black Hawk Pilots. (WAFF News, Huntsville)
May 30, 2016 Notice of Passing of Founding AMSC Member, Dr. John Regner.
Apr. 1, 2016 AMSC Presents Special Award to 2016 Alabama Science and Engineering Fair Special (ASEF) Winners.
Mar. 28, 2016 Announcing Southern SimDay - Healthcare Simulation Education Day April 15, 2016 in Tuscaloosa.
Feb. 16, 2016 Alabama Academy For Science And Foreign Language Takes Grand Prize At 2016 Future City Competition.
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Sep. 25, 2015 AMSC Chairman Presents Award to UAH (University of Alabama in Huntsville).
Aug. 20, 2015 AMSC's Focus On Education Features Eastern Washington University. Learn More.
Jul. 27, 2015 AMSC Says a Final Goodbye to M & S Pioneer, AMSC Leader, and AEgis Technologies Chairman, Bill Waite.
Apr. 3, 2015 AMSC Participates in 2015 Alabama Science and Engineering Fair (ASEF) Special Awards.
Mar. 23, 2015 The University of Alabama in Huntsville Learning and Technology Resource Center (LTRC) Will be Providing a Tour During AlaSim 2015 Conference.
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Nov. 12, 2014 AMSC Announces Board of Directors for 2015 and 2016.
Oct. 20, 2014 AMSC is Proud to Announce University of Alabama in Huntsville is a Platinum Sponsor of the 2015 AlaSim International Conference and Exposition.
Oct. 13, 2014 AMSC is Proud to Announce AEgis Technologies is a Sponsor of 2015 AlaSim International.
Sep. 10, 2014 National Modeling and Simulation Coalition (NM&SC) Recognizes AMSC for Help Developing North American Industry Classification Systems (NAICS) Codes for M&S Industry.
Aug. 7, 2014 Alabama Modeling and Simulation Council Presents Plaque to NetCentric Technologies Leadership for Supporting AlaSim 2014.
Jul. 15, 2014 Alabama Modeling and Simulation Council Presents Plaque to Dynetics Leadership for Facilitating and Supporting AlaSim 2014.
Jun. 25, 2014 Space & Missile Symposium Speaker Lineup Features Leaders of Space & Missile Agencies, International Dignitaries & Congressional Speakers.
Jun. 17, 2014 US Congressman & Intel Committee Chair Keynote Speaker for Space & Missile Defense Symposium.
Apr. 8, 2014 Alabama Modeling and Simulation Council (AMSC) Participates in Alabama Science and Engineering Fair Special Awards.
Apr. 7, 2014 Marshall Space Flight Center to Co-sponsor the 10th Geant4 Space Users Workshop.
Mar. 26, 2014 17th Annual Space and Missile Defense Symposium Accepting Abstracts Until May 9, 2014.
Mar. 3, 2014 Award Winning Tutorial to be Presented at AlaSim 2014.
Mar. 3, 2014 Learn about the March 7, 2014, presentation, "A Quantitative Model of Relative Ethical Violation for Use in Military Decision-Making" from Dr. Gregory S. Reed, UAH.
Feb. 6, 2014 Due to numerous requests from potential AlaSim authors, the program committee is pleased to announce that the deadline for submitting abstracts to the 2014 AlaSim International Conference and Exhibition has been extended to 28 February 2014.
Jan. 16, 2014 AMSC is sponsoring a "Special Award" at the 2014 Alabama Regional Future City Competition Saturday, January 18th, at UAH's Shelby Center. Consider attending to review work of 20 participating 6th, 7th, and 8th grade teams. The AMSC Special Award will support the "Best Model" award (i.e. the student teams vote on their favorite physical model.)
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Dec. 13, 2013 AMSC's has issued a "Call of Participation" for the 2014 AlaSim International Conference. This call includes speakers and presenters of papers, project briefings, panel discussions, tutorials, and workshops. Included are opportunities for exhibitors and sponsors.
Dec. 13, 2013 Announcing the 2014 AlaSim International Conference & Exposition - Alabama's modeling and simulation conference as organized by the Alabama Modeling and Simulation Council.
Dec. 13, 2013 AMSC's web site has been totally redesigned. Included are new structure, new content, greater usability, and a new online store that meets the strictest of security standards for protecting sensitive personal and financial information.
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2017 AlaSim International

2018 AlaSim
Call for Participation

The AlaSim Committee is calling for participation from authors, speakers, exhibitors, and sponsors for the 2018 AlaSim International Conference & Expo to be held on May 22-23 of this year. Abstracts for briefings, workshops, tutorials, and panel discussions related to in-progress, planned, and completed modeling and simulation projects of interest are being actively solicited. Abstracts are reviewed by the conference committee for inclusion in the final program. Authors are asked and expected to pre-register and present their work at the conference. Optionally, papers are now accepted in lieu of briefings submissions.

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AlaSim International is scheduled for May 22-23, 2018.