Aimsun Next Advanced from A-Z

24-27 September 2018, Sydney

This four-day, hands-on Aimsun Next training course will be held in English from Monday 24th September to Thursday 27th September in central Sydney.

This course walks you all the way through the workflow of a typical project, from editing to traffic management, scenarios, outputs and calibration, with hands-on exercises to make sure you have mastered the basic concepts. After this course, you should be ready to start experimenting with Aimsun Next software.


Training centre to be confirmed – but it will be located in Sydney CBD.

Course Contents

Morning session: 09:00 – 13:00 (including a 15-min break)
Afternoon session: 14:00 – 17:00 (including a 15-min break)


Editing exercises

  • Geometry, traffic demand, signal plans, public transport

Managing scenarios

  • Dynamic scenarios, microscopic experiments and replications
  • Attributes overrides and Geometry configurations



  • Outputs calculation
  • Time series, thematic maps
  • Scenario comparison

Traffic management

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


Dynamic Traffic Assignment

  • Dynamic traffic assignment framework
  • Cost functions
  • Stochastic route choice algorithm and parameters
  • Dynamic user equilibrium algorithm and parameters
  • Practical applications
  • Microscopic network loading

  • Microscopic vehicle behaviour
  • Calibration of a microscopic model


Mesoscopic and hybrid network loading

  • Mesoscopic vehicle behaviour
  • Calibration of a mesoscopic model
  • Hybrid microscopic-mesoscopic simulation

Macroscopic modelling

  • Static traffic assignment
  • Traversal demand calculation
  • Demand adjustment

Prices and registration

For prices and registration details please contact Maximum class sizes apply.

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