Training course: Simulating with Aimsun Next

7-9 October, 2019


Training course: Simulating with Aimsun Next, Montréal

Sign up now for this three-day training course in Montréal.

The course is aimed at both new users and users who wish to refresh or extend their skills in microscopic and mesoscopic simulations.


Ville de Montréal
801, rue Brennan, salle 8105 (derrière les ascenseurs)
Montréal Québec H3C 0G4

Course Contents

Morning session: 09:15 – 13:00 (including a 15-min break)
Afternoon session: 13:45 – 18:00 (including a 15-min break)


Editing a model

  • Geometry, traffic demand, signals, public transport

Managing scenarios

  • Dynamic scenarios, experiments and replications
  • Revisions



  • Presenting results
  • Time series, thematic maps
  • Scenario comparison

Traffic management

  • Traffic management actions
  • Modeling incidents and mitigation strategies
  • Modeling turn restrictions, reversible lanes, and other scheduled events

Dynamic traffic assignment

  • Dynamic traffic assignment framework
  • Cost functions


Dynamic traffic assignment (cont.)

  • Stochastic route choice algorithm and parameters
  • Dynamic user equilibrium algorithm and parameters
  • Practical applications

Microscopic network loading

  • Microscopic vehicle behavior
  • Calibration of a microscopic model

Mesoscopic and hybrid network loading

  • Mesoscopic vehicle behavior
  • Calibration of a mesoscopic model
  • Guidelines for hybrid microscopic-mesoscopic simulation

Price and registration

Price: 1500 USD

To reserve your place, please fill out the registration form and send it to as soon as possible.

Maximum class sizes apply.

Registration fee includes instruction, training material, and the Aimsun Next training license. You’ll need to bring a laptop in order to do the hands-on practical exercises.