Lanner co-presents With Apache Corporation at Winter Simulation Conference 2011
Submitted by: Lanner Group, Inc.
Lanner recently co-presents with oil and gas exploration and production firm Apache Corporation at prestigious simulation modeling industry conference, WinterSim 2011 - December 11-14, 2011.
(OPENPRESS) December 31, 2011 -- Lanner, a leading provider of discrete and continuous event simulation software, proven to maximize performance and optimize resources, has welcomed back customer relationship manager Tony Waller and Business Process Management (BPM) director Geoff Hook following their respective presentations at the 2011 Winter Simulation (WinterSim) Conference held at the Arizonia Grand Resort Hotel, Phoenix, Arizona, USA between December 11 - 14.
Tony Waller was joined at WinterSim 2011 by Apache Corporation's Gretchen Fix on Tuesday, 13 December presenting an award-winning paper on the effective modeling of Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) operations. The paper specifically examined the use of simulation in the planning of an LNG shipping terminal being built by Apache Corporation at its Kitimat facility in British Columbia, Canada.
Apache Corporation Kitimat facility project won "Project of the Year" in Lanner's 2011 simulation awards ceremony for its significance in demonstrating what can be achieved by domain experts Apache, working with simulation experts Lanner, in terms of effective model structure, and fitness for purpose.
During the four-day conference Lanner's BPM director Geoff Hook chaired the conference's Business Process and Modeling track, also co-presenting alongside Sim4BPM's John Januszczak in the Business Process Modeling Methodologies session during the conference.
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