The Interservice/ Industry Training, Simulation, and Education Conference (I/ITSEC) 2020 Call for Abstracts and Tutorials is now open. The Conference theme for 2020 is "The Future is: Now!".

I/ITSEC is the world's largest modeling, simulation, and training conference and provides the opportunity to learn the latest trends and developments from experts and researchers in training, modeling, and simulation from around the world. Abstracts/tutorials must be submitted no later than 24 February for the opportunity to participate in the program and enhance the future of the industry.

The field of practitioners includes: Training, Education, Simulation, Human Performance, Analysis, Engineering, Emerging Concepts, Innovative Technologies, Policy, Standards, Management and Acquisition.

There will be networking opportunities throughout the meeting to develop connections and collaborate across many domains; build strategic partnerships and turn challenges into opportunities.

Important dates:

February 24, 2020 – Online Abstract Submission Closed

March 27, 2020 – Authors Notified of Abstract Acceptance

May 7, 2020 – Online Paper Submission Open (for those accepted abstracts)

Abstract-related questions and/or comments can be e-mailed to the I/ITSEC 2020 Program Chair, Matt Spruill, at

Tutorial-related questions and/or comments can be emailed the Co-Chairs, Lisa Holt and Dave Milewski, at and

For NTSA or I/ITSEC general questions, please email Debbie Langelier, VP, NTSA, at