Our 2014 International Users Conference took place April 10th-11th, 2014 at the “Albergo dell’Agenzia” located in the enchanting city of Pollenzo-Bra, Italy, very close to Turin.
The event has been a unique opportunity for 156 simulation engineers from all over the world and belonging to various industries, such as aerospace, automotive, motorsports and rail to meet and share their experiences related to simulation, hardware-in-the-loop and controls.
The event has been organized with the collaboration of 2 golden sponsors (MSC Software and Saginomiya) and 12 silver sponsors (3D Mapping, Barco, Concurrent, Esteco, FEV, Fraunhofer Institute, Maplesoft, Mira, Multimatic, National Instruments, Red Cedar, Sim.Co.VR) and included a comprehensive list of 35 confirmed papersfrom renowned international companies such as Ferrari, BMW, Magna Steyr, Triple Eight, Bombardier Transportation, Porsche, Fiat Research Centre, Multimatic, All-in-sports, Tatravagonka, Škoda Transportation and several others.
The conference also featured a session dedicated to driving simulation, with papers on VI-DriveSim, DiM and other related topics, as well as a separate track on day 2 fully dedicated to the railway industry, featuring 6 technical papers and a free-of-charge update session on the forthcoming v16 release of VI-Rail. All this in the enchanting scenario of the city of Pollenzo-Bra, cradle of the Slow Food consortium.