Aimsun Next Scripting Course

27-28 November 2019, Oslo

Python scripting in Aimsun Next

Scripting in Aimsun Next is a powerful means of modifying a model, importing or exporting data and calculating and displaying results. This course teaches you how Aimsun Next scripts can dramatically increase your efficiency.

Note that while the course includes a review of the Python language, you should already be familiar with Python and the concepts of programming.


Course Language


Course Contents

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


Introduction to Python

  • Variables & data types
  • Operations
  • Control flow statements
  • Defining a function

Introduction to scripting in Aimsun Next

  • Applications
  • Creating a script
  • Executing a script
  • Using the scripting documentation

Architecture of the Aimsun platform



Aimsun Next scripting in practice


  • Error-checking inputs
  • Post-processing outputs
  • Exporting data
  • Editing the model
  • Importing data
  • Running a simulation
  • Customizing cost functions

Prices and registration

Price: € 800

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

Registration fee includes instruction, training material, and the Aimsun Next training license.

Please note that you’ll need to bring your own laptop in order to do the practical hands-on exercises.



Training will take place at the same location as this year’s Nordic AUM:

Scandic Solli Hotel
Parkveien 68