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ICT wins modeling and simulation award from DOD

June 21, 2006

A USC Institute for Creative Technologies (ICT) product has received the Modeling and Simulation Award for Training from the Department of Defense the highest honor for simulation applications. The Self-Directed Learning Internet Module, SLIM-ES3: “Every Soldier a Sensor Simulation,” is a collaborative effort between the ICT, the U.S. Army Intelligence branch (G-2), the U.S. Army Research Development and Engineering Command, Simulation and Training Technology Center (RDECOM-STTC), and Warner Bros. Online. The annual Department of Defense Modeling and Simulation (M&S) Awards recognize achievement in support of Department of Defense Modeling & Simulation objectives. Seventy-nine nominations were received from across the Department of Defense. The awards were recently presented to winners at the Modeling and Simulation Conference in Baltimore, MD.