IMSF Activities

Exchange of Information

Topics range from techniques of simulation using hardware and software, experimental methods in simulator software, simulator use and training, and research evaluation.

International Conference Meetings

Every year a meeting and workshop is held at a different simulator location throughout the world. Conference themes deal with marine simulation and training on all levels. All IMSF members are invited and encouraged to participate. Every third year a major international MARSIM conference is organizedwith formal presentation of papers.


The IMSF serves as a network to anyone who seeks advice on use and manufacture of marine simulators.


The IMSF serves to promote, internationally, the use of ship-handling simulators for training and research, by encouraging high standards in design construction and operation.

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