NM&SC annually conducts a one- to two-day National Meeting. The most recent meeting was held Thursday March 10, 2016 in Chesapeake, VA. A summary report of the proceedings on the National Meeting page of this website.
For 2017, the National Meeting will be held in the Detroit, MI, 25-26 September, 2017. The agenda will focus on Industrial Development and Business Practice and the contributions and impacts M&S in process improvement, industrial design, and manufacturing efficiency. The Theme for the Meeting is “Modeling, Simulation & Visualization: Importance in Manufacturing.” Discussion and update of work in progress towards submission of recommendations for M&S Industry codes for the NAICS will be part of this agenda.
For 2018, initials discussions have focused on finding a suitable venue in the Omaha Nebraska area. The theme under considerations will be use and benefits of M&S in application to educational programs and professional development of skills needed by business, academia, and government.
Suggestions for meeting content are welcome.