Simula is the living lab devoted to the developing of models of social phenomena, with the aim of supporting analysts with reliable data and information in their policy design and decision making efforts. The lab includes tools for the simulation of social scenarios and for the effective visualization of the information related to such scenarios and simulation results. In particular, Simula includes a dedicated space for the data visualization and interaction analysis, the so-called “Data Environment”, which is equipped with interactive and immersive technologies and sensors where it is possible to study and analyze how the users manipulate and explore complex aggregates of data.

Among the available technologies: