WSC 2013 Call for Papers
WSC 2013 Call for Papers
December 8-11 ● JW Marriot Hotel
Washington, DC, USA
The Winter Simulation Conference (WSC) is the premier international forum for disseminating recent advances in the field of dynamic systems modeling and simulation. In addition to a technical program of unsurpassed scope and quality, WSC provides the central meeting place for simulation practitioners, researchers, and vendors. Research in modeling and simulation is propelled by fostering cross fertilization between various disciplines. The theme for WSC 2013 is “Simulation: Making Decisions in a Complex World”.
WSC 2013 will be held in Washington DC at the JW Marriot Hotel. Located on Pennsylvania Avenue, this premier hotel is near the White House, National Theatre and the National Portrait Gallery. It’s located just 15 minutes from Reagan National Airport. WSC ’13 will provide an opportunity to visit the Smithsonian, Pentagon, monuments on the Mall, numerous museums and even the cathedral-like Metro stations.
PAPER DEADLINES AND REQUIREMENTS
All contributed paper submissions will be peer reviewed. Accepted papers will be published in the CD-ROM version of the conference proceedings. All papers must be presented for the paper to be fully published, copyrighted and fully disseminated. Instructions, information, submission forms and procedures are available on the WSC website, www.wintersim.org. Please note the following important deadlines:
April 1, 2013: Electronically submit contributed papers not previously published or presented. Each submission must be a 3- to 12 page paper, including an abstract of not more than 150 words. Panel papers and papers in the tutorials tracks may be up to 15 pages. Submission implies that an author will attend WSC ‘13 and present the paper, and all clearance required for publication of the paper will be obtained by July 17, 2013. Use of the author’s templates in one of the following formats is required: Microsoft Word or LaTeX. Submissions must be made through the WSC Authors website
June 3, 2013: Contributors will be notified whether or not their paper has been accepted.
July 15, 2013: Authors electronically provide a final manuscript meeting all technical and format requirements to the Proceedings Editor.
August 19, 2013: Deadline to electronically submit abstracts for presentations in the Poster Session and Ph.D. Student Colloquium.
October 4, 2013: Notification of acceptance of abstracts.
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Raymond Hill Michael Kuhl
WSC 2013 General Chair WSC 2013 Program Chair
WSC 2013 is sponsored by ACM/SIGSIM, ASA (Technical Co-Sponsor), IEEE/SMC (Technical Co-Sponsor), IIE, INFORMS-SIM, NIST (Technical Co-Sponsor) and SCS.