Simulating with Aimsun Next

May 13-15, 2019

Toronto

Toronto Aimsun Next
 

Sign up now for this three-day training course in central Toronto, from Monday 13 May to Wednesday 15 May, 2019.

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

Location

Room 12D
WeWork 1 University Ave
Toronto, ON M5J 2P1
Canada

Course Contents

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

DAY ONE

Editing a model

  • Geometry, traffic demand, signals, public transport

Managing scenarios

  • Dynamic scenarios, experiments and replications
  • Revisions

DAY TWO

Outputs

  • 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

DAY THREE

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: 1800 CAD

To reserve your place, please fill out the registration form and send it to info@aimsun.com 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.