NTSA Awards for M&S

Information for the NTSA 2020 Modeling and Simulation Awards will be posted in June.

Each year, NTSA presents awards for outstanding achievement in the development or application of models and simulations. Awards may be given for exceptional achievement in the following categories:

  • Education / Human Performance
  • Training / Simulation
  • Training Systems Acquisition
  • Lifetime Achievement in Modeling and Simulation

NTSA 2019 Modeling & Simulation Awards

The NTSA 2019 Modeling & Simulation Awards were presented at the annual NTSA M&S Awards Dinner (an invitation only event) at the Hyatt Regency Orlando on Tuesday, December 3, 2019 during I/ITSEC 2019. 

NTSA 2019 Modeling & Simulation Award Winners

NTSA 2019 Lifetime Achievement in Modeling & Simulation
Dr. Randall Paul Shumaker
UCF School of Modeling, Simulation, & Training

Education / Human Performance
Generalized Intelligent Framework for Tutoring (GIFT) Team
Dr. Robert Sottilare, Soar Technology, Inc. and Drs. Benjamin Goldberg, Keith Brawner and Anne Sinatra, US Army Simulation & Training Technology Center

Training / Simulation
Hypoxia Training Research & Development Team
Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division

Honorable Mention for Training / Simulation
NAWCTSD Flight Deck Crew Refresher Training Expansion Packs (TEP) Team
Naval Air Warfare Center Training Systems Division

Training Systems Acquisition
L3Harris MQ-9 Blue Box HD Mission Training System Development and Production Team
L3Harris Technologies, Link Training & Simulation

NTSA 2019 Special Recognition for Efforts in STEM Award
Charles F. Bartel, Jr.
Moog, Inc.

NTSA 2019 Lifetime of Service Recognition
Colonel Joseph William Kittinger Jr., USAF (Ret)

For more NTSA M&S Awards information, please contact Carol Dwyer at cdwyer@NDIA.org.