Training Course: Simulating with Aimsun Next

Aimsun, our conference sponsor, offers a training course on Tuesday, September 4th. The training course is offered free of charge for a limited number of participants. 

Training Course Agenda

Morning session:    09:30 - 13:30 (including a 15-minute break)
Afternoon session:  14:30 - 17:30 (including a 15-minute break)

09:30 – 13:30 Morning Session Integrated modelling approach: Combined methodologies using macroscopic, mesoscopic, microscopic and hybrid simulation (theoretical part)

    • Introduction to macroscopic, mesoscopic and microscopic modelling (2h)
    • Combined methodologies to build, calibrate, maintain models in Aimsun Next (1h15m)
    • Case study: Import, refinement and calibration of the Leicester, UK model (15m)
    • Q&A session (15m)

13:30-14:30 Lunch break

14:30 – 17:30 Afternoon Session Integrated modelling approach: Combination of macro, meso, micro and hybrid simulation (practical part)

    • Exercise in multi-resolution modelling: from macro to hybrid (2h)
    • Case study: Development of the Gold Coast, Australia model (15m)
    • Q&A session (30m)

* You’ll need a laptop for the practical exercises.

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Laboratory of Railways and Transport, School of Civil Engineering, NTUA, Zografou, Athens

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