Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs and the National Center for Simulation will host the Florida Simulation Summit to highlight the state’s multi-billion dollar simulation industry and help identify opportunities for businesses to commercialize simulation. Simulation is a key enabler in a multitude of industries beyond defense, including entertainment, education, healthcare, energy, transportation and manufacturing. Learn from the simulation experts at Walt Disney World®, University of Central Florida, Space Florida and many others about how simulation enhances companies’ operations, safety and bottom line.
The event will be held at the Orange County Convention Center on September 16 from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. The event cost is $25 in advance or $50 at the door. For registration and directions, visit the National Center for Simulation’s website at www.simulationinformation.com.
WHAT: Speakers include:
- Michael Tschanz, Director of Technology and Analysis, Walt Disney World®
- Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Aty, PE, Professor and Chair at University of Central Florida – Center for Advanced Transportation Systems Simulation
- Dr. Robert Amyot, President of CAE Healthcare
- Dale Ketcham, Chief of Strategic Alliances at Space Florida
WHERE: Orange County Convention Center, South Concourse, Room 320.
9899 International Drive
Orlando, FL 32819
WHEN: Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015
8 a.m. to 5 p.m.