Sponsors and Exhibitors

Headline sponsor

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DSE Consulting helps you tackle the data analytics, simulation and AI problems that you face today with the supply of AnyLogic services, training and support. We are the only AnyLogic strategic partner for both the UK and Italy, working with them to deliver next-generation products that maximise your simulation results using the principles of deep reinforcement learning. We'll help you build and enhance your simulation models using both new tools and established techniques. Ask us for a personalised demo of the technology, mentoring sessions, or a training workshop for you or your team, and we'll show you how AnyLogic can help you make better data-driven decisions.

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Premium Sponsor

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School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University is proud of its long history as an institution of further and higher education. Thanks to the vision of its founding father, Dr Herbert Schofield, it has been able to grow and develop into one of the country’s top universities. Today it is one of the country’s leading universities, with a reputation for excellence in teaching and research, strong links with business and industry and unrivalled sporting achievement.

The School of Business and Economics is consistently rated among the Top-10 UK business schools by national league tables and is among a small number of business schools in the world to hold AACSB, EQUIS and AMBA accreditation, the school is passionate about developing well-rounded, highly employable graduates.

Research is at the very heart of the school, which is committed to leading the way in advancing knowledge across the full range of business disciplines. The research centres and interest groups provide clusters of expertise recognised internationally for the quality of their research.  


Decision making happen every day, at every level, in every business. Make your best decisions every time and deliver serious impact fast with Simul8.  

At Simul8 Corporation we make simulation software so intuitive, fast and effective, you’ll use it every day.  From real-time answers to long term strategy, Simul8’s game changing simulation platform is your leading light. Whatever your priorities and ambitions, Simul8 is designed to rapidly unlock significant value and drive a serious, positive impact across your organization from day one. 

From decisions that save millions, to saving lives, organizations in every industry are driving transformative changes with Simul8. 

You can use Simul8 anytime, anywhere, with anyone. In today’s remote working world, effortless access to the productivity tools you rely on has never been more important and that’s why our simulation software allows you to build, run and share from desktop or the web, making collaboration and stakeholder engagement quick and easy.  

To see Simul8 in action visit Simul8.com 



Taylor & Francis would like to extend to you a warm welcome to this 10th anniversary Simulation Workshop. Taylor & Francis is proud to be the publisher of the Operational Research Society journals, as well as range of other publications in operational research and industrial engineering; some journal highlights include the International Journal of Production Research, Production Planning & Control and the International Journal of Logistics Research and Applications.  


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Dstl is a trading fund of the Ministry of Defence (MOD), delivering trusted and often confidential advice and solutions on defence-related science and technology that impact on the security of the UK. It’s demanding, exciting and rewarding work and each year Dstl recruits approximately 150 graduates to be part of it. 

Graduates receive a balanced programme of courses to develop technical and non-technical skills. Sponsorship is available to gain Chartered status and take further Qualifications. There are also opportunities for secondments, both in the UK and overseas.  


Saker Solutions Limited

Now part of the ITI group, Saker Solutions delivers Simulation services that allow organisations to plan, design and invest in major facilities and operational change, with confidence. 

We can advise on the best modelling software to suit your needs; build models of your existing operations to help you test ‘what if?’ scenarios; provide ongoing support to your people as you develop and utilise your models; and help you get the most out of your analysis, providing predictive data and actionable findings. We also offer ongoing training and maintenance services for a variety of simulation productsincluding Flexsim and Simul8. 

Our services help organisations to test and confirm that major investment in projects, facilities and operational changes can be delivered successfully. We enable our customers across a wide range of industrial and commercial sectors to identify challenges and mitigate risk earlydeliver on their ambitions and maximise ROI. 

As part of the ITI group, we also provide a gateway to the people who ensure that mission-critical facilities, projects and operations are protected and optimisethrough innovative safety, control and digital operations solutions. 

Please visit www.sakersolutions.com or call us directly on +44(0)1789 762255.