SIMS 53rd conference in Reykjavik, Iceland, October 4-6, 2012.

You are all welcome to the 53rd SIMS conference on Simulation and Modelling October 4-6.



The focus of this year's conference is geothermal reservoir modeling and design of hydro and geothermal power plants, but also all kind of simulation papers are very welcome, both relating to software platforms and applications of all kind.

You can find more information on the webpage which is the SIMS official webpage.

The time schedule is as follows:

Conference programme


Follow this link to submit your papers.



Registration Fees (VAT included) are:

Full registration fees include admission to all the sessions of the conference, the conference proceedings,refreshments, lunches and the conference dinner as well as a field trip on October 6th to hot wells and a thermal power plant using steam from the ground.

The student fees include admission to all the sessions and refreshments.

The guest fees are for additional company to the conference dinner only.

All prices are including VAT, and do not include the price of the hotel.


Further information about the conference

This page will be updated in the coming weeks with information about venue and other information.


Please note: Conference participants make their own hotel reservations.

A hotel nearby the Energy Authority is Arctic Comfort Hotel ( This is a three-star hotel in Reykjavik. The hotel offers large (24-27 m2) single, double and triple rooms.

If you make a reservation at this hotel, then please make a note that you are attending the SIMS conference.


Orkustofnun - National Energy Authority, Grensásvegur 9, IS-108 Reykjavik, Iceland

Map (approximately)


The organizers are: at the National Energy Authority (NEA) .