INOFRMS NEWS: WSC: call for papers

The 2013 Winter Simulation Conference (WSC 2013) will be held Dec. 8-11 in Washington, D.C., at the JW Marriott 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.

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.”

April 1 is the deadline to submit contributed papers not previously published or presented. Complete paper deadlines and requirements are available at For additional information, contact General Chair Raymond R. Hill,, or Program Chair Michael Kuhl,

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.  yORMS