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Business Simulation Analysis


The course objective is to familiarize the students with computer-based simulation methodologies and tools used in business settings characterized by uncertainty and variability. The main focus will be on discrete-event, agent-based and Monte Carlo simulations.

Course content

  • Introduction to simulation
  • Monte-Carlo simulation
  • Anylogic modeling environment
  • Discrete-event simulation
  • Agent-based simulation
  • Calibration, optimization and parameter variation experiments
  • Pedestrian, process, material handling, and traffic modeling libraries in Anylogic
  • Simulation in practice


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