International Summer School on "Designing, Implementing and Running Agent-Based Models for Renewable Resources Management"

Montpellier, September 17-28 2012


During the morning sessions, the principles, methods and technics of the design, implementation and exploration stages will be collectively taught. Specific points will be addressed according to the expectations and demands of the participants. The afternoon sessions will be devoted to personal applications: the trainers will support the participants in designing, implementing and fine-tuning their own agent-based model. The tentative programme is here


Specific time slots will be allocated to teach the graphical language UML as well as to introduce the generic platforms Cormas, Mimosa and NetLogo by demonstrating the same benchmark model. However, to facilitate the organization of the afternoon sessions, participants are requested to tick one of these three platforms in their application form (see below).


Géraldine Abrami (Irstea), Nicolas Becu (CNRS-Prodig), Pierre Bommel, François Bousquet, Christophe Le Page, Jean-Pierre Müller, Cyril Piou (CIRAD)

Application procedure

Please fill this application form and send it to Christophe Le Page. by July 14th at the latest. Notification of acceptance/rejection will be sent by July 31st.


  • For university and research institute students: 500 €
  • For others: 1000 €

All registration fees include coffee/tea during the day and a social dinner. Lunches at the CIRAD restaurant are charged around 3 €. Accomodation and travel are not included.

For any further information, please contact Christophe Le Page.

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