June 8 - 10, 2022 | Atlanta, GA, USA


The flagship conference of the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) Special Interest Group on Simulation and Modeling (SIGSIM), PADS continues its reputation for high quality papers.
The deadline for submission has been extended to Feb 7, 2022 (See Deadlines)

Call for Papers

Regular and Short Papers


Submissions are now open through EasyChair.

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PADS'22 is currently planned to be a primarily in-person conference. A hybrid mode of participation is being investigated. Please feel free to contact the organizing committee with any comments, feedback, constraints, or suggestions.

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Making Research Accessible

PADS'22 seeks to make research participation accessible and open to all researchers worldwide. Please contact the organizing committee for opportunities for engagement by students and faculty in underrepresented institutions and countries.

Global Research Community

PADS'22 aims to involve the world-wide research community in all areas related to discrete event modeling and simulation. Please reach out to the organizing committee to get involved.

Expanding Technologies

Discrete event research is touching an expanding set of areas including digital twins, cyber-physical systems, immersive worlds, and synthetic data generation for AI/ML. PADS'22 invites submissions in all these additional emerging areas.


Technical Program

The technical program and social events of the conference will be available closer to the event date. The event timing is currently tentatively listed.


Who’re speaking

PADS'22 will include invited keynote presentations and expert panels. Confirmed speakers will be posted on this site from now until the date of the conference.

Hal Finkel, Ph.D.*

Hal Finkel, Ph.D.*

Keynote (*pending approval), Program Manager, Advanced Scientific Computing Research, U.S. Department of Energy

Venue location
June 8 - 10, 2022

Georgia Tech in Atlanta, GA, USA.
250 14th St NW, Atlanta, GA 30318
United States


Latest News

Latest News

Call for Papers

Call for Papers

Submission December 1, 2021: Submissions are now open through EasyChair.

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Deadlines and Updates

Deadlines and Updates

Important Deadlines Deadline: Midnight (AOE) Category Date Regular/Short Paper Submission January 18, 2022

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Reproducibility and Artifact Evaluation

Reproducibility and Artifact Evaluation

A paper consists of a constellation of artifacts that extend beyond the document itself: software, mechanized proofs, models, test suites, benchmarks, and so on.

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