Optimisation and Simulation Technologies

Date: 05 Oct 2006 - 09 Nov 2006

Venue: Training Room 1, Level 3, SIMTech Tower Block

Course Introduction

This programme consists of 6 evenings of 3-hour sessions covering optimisation and simulation model building and analysis concepts for performance improvement of operations processes in logistics and manufacturing systems. Hands-on applications of techniques and tools will be taught to sample problems in logistics and manufacturing systems and real-life cases to illustrate the model building and analysis concepts.

Course Team

Mr William Lee Gan Kai (Course Leader & Research Engineer, SIMTech) Dr David Lin Weidong (Senior Research Engineer, SIMTech)

Course Outline

Session 1: Fundamentals of Optimisation Modelling and Analysis
Session 2: Hands-on Optimisation Modelling
Session 3: Case Studies on Optimisation Modelling and Solutions
Session 4: Fundamentals of Simulation Modelling and Analysis
Session 5: Hands-on Simulation Modelling and Analysis
Session 6: Case Studies on Simulation Modelling and Analysis

Who Should Attend

Industry professionals, engineers, planners, production managers and other support executives in the supply chain / logistics / manufacturing functions who wish to - apply optimisation and simulation technology for performance improvement - reduce total manufacturing and logistics time and cost - enhance customer service level - increase Return of Assets (ROA)


Pre-registration for the course is necessary. Seats are available on a first-come-first-served basis.

Closing date: 2 October 2006 (Monday)

Registration fee:

SMS Member: $420.00 (inclusive of 5% GST) per participant.
Non SMS Member: S$525.000 (inclusive of 5% GST)per participant.
Registration fee inclusive of 5% GST, course materials, notebooks for hands-on sessions, mini-buffet dinner and refreshment.

SIMTech members enjoy 20% discount, terms and conditions apply. (Limited to 2 participants for Category I members, and 4 participants for Category II members). Companies which join SMS now enjoy a complimentary TIP seat.

For enquiry on SMS Membership: Please contact Devi at 6793 8388 or email for more details.