ÅF is an engineering and design company, mainly within the fields of energy, industry and infrastructure. We are based in Europe and our business and clients are found all over the world. With around 10 000 employees, ÅF is a major provider of consultancy services on the market and is viewed as one of the most attractive employers in Sweden.
ÅF has a wide span of competence and experience in applying simulation and adding value thereby, covering most types of issues, industries, and organizations – both when it comes to technical or physical problems, more operational and micro-level needs, and all-embracing macro challenges, strategic or in general managerial. The ability to add value is independent of organization or customer, related to industry, infrastructure, public sector, logistics, traffic, architecture, healthcare, the service sector, or any type of system-level challenge. The aim is often to support change management, communication, and/or decision-making, supporting objectives related to management, operations, marketing, or product development. What simulation has to offer, supplements competence categorized as Analytics or Digital Twin, where key concepts in simulation are system, dynamics, consequences, and future.
Booth #15 & 16
AnyLogic Software is the standard in multimethod modeling technology which equates to increased eﬃciency and less risk when tackling complex business challenges. AnyLogic models enable analysts, engineers, and managers to gain deeper insights and optimize complex systems and processes across a wide range of industries. AnyLogic Software is utilized world-wide in thousands of commercial organizations and academic institutions, and in over 40% of Fortune 100 Companies.
The AnyLogic Company is a multinational team operating from the US and Europe with a global network of partners. We design, develop, and market simulation software for business applications.
Arena® Discrete Event Simulation Software, from Rockwell Automation, is designed for use throughout an enterprise, supporting both in-depth analyses of a particular functional area (e.g., manufacturing, logistics, customer service, healthcare and more) and analysis of processes that span several functional areas.
Arena offers the unparalleled ease-of-use, flexibility, scalability, and domain experience required for modeling any aspect of a business enterprise. Based upon the concepts of the SIMAN simulation language and the Visual Designer animation package, Arena uses a flowchart-style modeling methodology that does not require you to program in another environment like C++ or Java. Its hierarchical modeling and an extensive graphical library help make Arena the world’s leading simulation system.
Rockwell Automation Inc. (ROK) is a global leader in industrial automation and smart manufacturing, with a keen focus on technology innovation, domain expertise, and integrity and corporate responsibility which fuels our success.
Decision making in industry continues to become more complicated. Customers are more demanding as competition is fierce and costs for labor and materials continue to rise. Managers need state-of-the-art tools to help in planning, design, and operations. The AutoMod and AutoSched AP simulation products are the only simulation products on the market that provide the accuracy, scalability and performance necessary to model the most complex systems. The next evolution of simulation products are in progress ensuring that it will meet the needs of the simulation market for years to come. These advances have made AutoMod and AutoSched AP the most widely used simulation packages for material handling analyses and semiconductor modeling. The AutoMod and AutoSched AP product suite from Applied Materials has been used on thousands of projects empowering engineers and managers to make the best decisions. The power lies in its performance, scalability and accuracy in detailed modeling of large and complex manufacturing, distribution, automation and logistic operations, leaving the competition behind.
Chalmers University of Technology conducts research and offers education in technology, science, shipping and architecture with a sustainable future as its global vision. Chalmers is well-known for providing an effective environment for innovation and has 13 departments. Graphene Flagship, an FET Flagship initiative by the European Commission, is coordinated by Chalmers. Situated in Gothenburg, Sweden, Chalmers has 10,300 full-time students and 3,100 employees.
ETRI (Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute) is the global ICT research institute sponsored by the Korean government. Since its foundation in 1976, ETRI has been making its immense effort to provide Korea a remarkable growth in the field of ICT industry. It is located in Daejeon, South Korea and has about 2,000 personnel about a half of whom have the degrees of Ph.D. It has played in the various ICT research areas of ICT convergence technology, software, components & materials, broadcasting & telecommunications media, communications & internet. It owns the world top-level cases of patent applications, and contributes many international standardizations. It has over 90 global cooperation networks with research institutes of 27 countries. It also has research departments outside Korea: ETRI Beijing Research Center and ETRI USA Technology Diffusion Center. By the research activities, ETRI will help the humanity realize a ‘Smart World’ where people, technology, and the environment are interconnected to create a more abundant, convenient, and safe life. ETRI will open a new era of hope and happiness for all the people through Creative Science and Technologies. For further information, you can contact the website of https://www.etri.re.kr/eng/main/main.etri.
FActory Conceptual design Tools using Simulation (FACTS) Analyzer is a discrete-event simulation software developed in Sweden with the objective to promote manufacturing decision makers to play the role of simulation analysts, particularly in the early, conceptual system design phase. It features integrated support of simulation-based optimization, specifically using multi-objective optimization algorithms, to facilitate managers/engineers to run advanced optimizations to seek the optimal combinations of design variables to support more confident decision making for the design and improvement of production systems. It is also designed with the principle of rapid modeling to aid the users to build simulation models without the need of any programming skills. The concept of rapid modeling and integrated support of simulation-based optimization have facilitated FACTS Analyzer to be a unique and effective software for production systems analysis and improvement.
What sets one simulation tool apart from another? Flexibility? Speed? Intuitiveness? Price? All of these? Or is it mostly about which tool can handle your unique challenges? ExtendSim has been an advisor to production line workers as well as world leaders; a pioneer in combating hunger through the creation of higher yielding grains; a cancer fighter tracking tiny nanorobots through a bloodstream seeking out tumors; an engineer synchronizing multiple workflows and numerous resources to minimize uncertainties of a shipbuilding process; and an environmental advocate establishing a standard for the development of new energetic materials. For 3 decades, ExtendSim has been innovatively solving real problems – helping industries and government find solutions that have real impact. What might your challenge for ExtendSim be?
Booth #17 & 20 & 27
In the past few years, FlexSim has become the preferred choice for technology giants and some of the world’s most innovative companies. With the latest major version of its flagship simulation modeling package, FlexSim 2019, FlexSim continues to raise the bar for developing capable, valuable models with less time and effort. Visit Booths #17 and #20 to learn more about recent updates to database connectivity, data and analysis tools, emulation, and more. FlexSim has proven capable of solving challenging problems across the manufacturing, healthcare, warehousing, and supply chain sectors — see why FlexSim is the right fit for your simulation needs.
INCONTROL Simulation Software offers its own Simulation Software Platform: Enterprise Dynamics®.
Enterprise Dynamics® enables organizations to innovate and improve their business processes. Together with our partners we support many different types of business areas and applications.
Customer questions are related to predictive analysis during project preparation & implementation and in innovation and improvement projects.
With offices in Utrecht/The Netherlands, Mainz/Germany, and Sylvan Lake/MI-USA, subsidiaries in Japan and China, and a global partner network we are able to support our customers in areas like material-handling, manufacturing, crowd management & control, logistics, public transportation, and many more.
INCONTROL Simulation Software is improving the performance of our clients and integrated in curricula at Universities, Applied Sciences and R&D Institutes. Together with these partners we implement solutions in the Process Industry, Transportation, Logistics, Crowd Management and Public Safety.
IPS is a math based software tool for automatic verification of assembly feasibility, design of flexible components, motion planning and optimization of multi-robot stations, and simulation of key surface treatment processes. IPS successfully implements the potential of the virtual world. IPS is developed by Fraunhofer-Chalmers Centre and Fraunhofer ITWM, and distributed by IPS AB and fleXstructures GmbH.
The MATLAB and Simulink product families are fundamental applied math and computational tools at the world’s educational institutions. Adopted by more than 5000 universities and colleges, MathWorks products accelerate the pace of learning, teaching, and research in engineering and science. MathWorks products also help prepare students for careers in industry worldwide, where the tools are widely used for data analysis, mathematical modeling, and algorithm development in collaborative research and new product development. Application areas include data analytics, mechatronics, communication systems, image processing, computational finance, and computational biology. mathworks.com
MOSIMTEC is a professional services firm, assisting clients in making better decisions through the application of advanced decision support tools. MOSIMTEC leverages modern advancements in modeling and simulation science and technology to solve complex issues for clients across various industries. We provide consulting, training and software support in model development, computer simulation, validation, verification, and output analysis. The MOSIMTEC team has extensive experience working with leading computer simulation software. MOSIMTEC helps predict outcomes, decide actions, and improve operations.
NIRAS is one of Scandinavia’s leading consulting engineering companies. NIRAS contributes to a large number of major societal challenges with a wide range of expertise that includes process plants, building, energy, environment, infrastructure, development consulting and urban planning.
We have a wide reach. Both professionally and geographically. We have 2,200 employees in 51 offices in 27 countries. We have projects in 108 countries. We work with everything from processing plants and construction over energy, environment, and infrastructure to third world aid and urban planning. We work with discrete event simulation and OR methods to optimize plant design and operations. We do this in many areas, including hospitals, food processing plants., dairy plants, road traffic, FMCG and pharmaceutical plants.
Sara Miller McCune founded SAGE Publishing in 1965 to support the dissemination of usable knowledge and educate a global community. SAGE publishes more than 1,000 journals and over 800 new books each year, spanning a wide range of subject areas. Our growing selection of library products includes archives, data, case studies and video. SAGE remains majority owned by our founder and after her lifetime will become owned by a charitable trust that secures the company’s continued independence. Principal offices are located in Los Angeles, London, New Delhi, Singapore, Washington DC and Melbourne. www.sagepublishing.com
SAS Simulation Studio provides you an intuitive graphical environment for building, executing, and analyzing the results from discrete-event simulation models. You can easily model stationary and mobile resources, precisely control entity preemption, use external data in your models, and control how simulated data are created and saved. You can also integrate SAS Simulation Studio with other SAS analytics, including embedding SAS programs in simulation models and performing interactive experimental design, input analysis, and output analysis.
Siemens PLM Software, a business unit of the Siemens Digital Factory Division, is a leading global provider of software solutions to drive the digital transformation of industry, creating new opportunities for manufacturers to realize innovation. With headquarters in Plano, Texas, and over 140,000 customers worldwide, Siemens PLM Software works with companies of all sizes to transform the way ideas come to life, the way products are realized, and the way products and assets in operation are used and understood. For more information on Siemens PLM Software products and services, visit www.siemens.com/plm.
Simio Simulation and Scheduling Software is the most advanced solution on the market. With simulation, it is the only software that is fully object oriented with process and objects being defined graphically with no programming. Unlike other scheduling software, Simio allows you to introduce risk into your production schedule with its patented Risk Based Planning and Scheduling. This dual function in Simio not only helps you improve your business performance from a facility design perspective, but also helps you maximize business results by optimizing the use of critical resources and assessing the risk associated with operational decisions.
Since 1994 SIMUL8 Corporation has been producing powerful, intuitive simulation software. From strategic to operational, our simulation software can handle as much complexity as you need it to, meaning you get the results you need to make decisions fast.
SIMUL8’s powerful solutions have already helped global industry leaders transform their organizations and achieve higher levels of performance. From single user licenses to application development frameworks, we have the simulation product to fit your needs.
SimPlan AG – Simulation Solutions for Production and Logistics Processes
SimPlan AG was established in 1992 as a service provider for the simulation of company processes. Today, the company has 117 employees and is the leading full-service simulation specialist in Germany. We support customers with our extensive know-how, many years of experience and modern methods in the analysis and optimization of their company processes.
SCS is the world’s premier professional society devoted to modeling and simulation (M&S). Through our quality journals, JDMS and SIMUATION, and our international conferences, we serve M&S professionals from around the world. Our membership includes individuals from industry, government, and academia whose interests span all aspects of M&S.
Booth #33 & 34
Systems Navigator is an independent software consultancy company. Since 2003, our employees are working around the globe for a wide range of customers on the most challenging projects. We assist our customers in making better decisions on where to spend their capital by demonstrating the impact of change through simulation modelling that can calculate a wide range of future scenarios. Our Dropboard platform for planning & scheduling helps companies optimize their operations, improve customer service and maximize the use of their assets. Systems Navigator is a distributor of Arena and Simio simulation software and is the creator of Scenario Navigator.
Talumis – Optimization through Simulation
The expertise of TALUMIS is focused on optimizing logistics in industrial environments and especially in the area of production, warehousing, material handling and (bulk) supply chains.
Talumis has developed a special module for the FlexSim simulation environment, called FloWorks. FloWorks is a powerful additional module for the FlexSim simulation software used to accurately analyze and optimize the logistics of bulk, fluids or gas flows in large networks.
FloWorks is a radical new approach to combine discrete events and continuous processes. FlexSim – FloWorks is used in supply chain modeling, chemical plants, food production or any other industry involving logistics of bulk, fluids or gas flows.
Visual Components is a leading developer of 3D manufacturing simulation software and solutions. Founded in 1999 by a team of simulation experts, we started with a humble goal – to make manufacturing design and simulation technology easy to use and accessible to manufacturing organizations of all sizes. Today, Visual Components is recognized as a global leader in the manufacturing simulation industry and trusted technology partner to many leading brands. We offer machine builders, system integrators, and manufacturers a simple, quick, and cost-effective solution to design and simulate production lines. With solutions for manufacturing design, sales, and application development, Visual Components software is trusted by hundreds of organizations worldwide to support critical planning and decision-making processes. Visual Components is headquartered in Helsinki, Finland and has subsidiaries in Lake Orion, Michigan and Munich, Germany, along with a global partner network of partners and resellers.
Virtual Manufacturing is a supplier of lean-based production development services. We believe in, and are willing, to take on the challenge of combining technology, methods and hard work around production development in order to achieve results. This is carried out both in the virtual and physical world, before and after the start of production. In projects, on a daily basis, we fulfill our own and our clients’ dreams. We know how to create value together with our clients. Virtual Manufacturing shall be the natural, most innovative partner in modern production development. Competence, quality and long term sustainable commitment are our guiding principles. By using new approaches and perspectives we help leading companies in the manufacturing industry achieve “operational excellence” faster. Welcome to join us in creating value in your production “The Virtual Way”.
VMS Global, Inc. has provided simulation-based planning and scheduling solutions for high-tech industries including semi-conductor, LCD/OLED panel manufacturing. As a leading SCM solution provider, VMS Global continuously improves the applications with current issues of world-renowned customers like Samsung Electronics, Samsung Display, LG Display, SK Hynix, Micron Technology. VMS Global makes the best efforts to grow with our customers through continuous technology development, and grows to be the technology-oriented venture company fulfilling CSR (corporate social responsibility)
Xcelgo is an internationally oriented software and consultancy company. We provide software and consultancy services for Digital Twin modeling of automation systems.
Our innovative software platform Experior is being used in the industry for Digital Twin modeling, simulation, virtual commissioning, system emulation and training simulation – all in one platform. With cutting-edge 3D graphics and total interactivity, you can perform highly realistic tests that improves project results and performance.
We provide you with the software, service and knowledge necessary for you to reap the benefits of Digital Twins throughout the lifecycle of automation systems. Learn more at xcelgo.com.