Simulation industry’s emerging ‘digital-twin’ tech creates opportunities in these 3 sectors

Imagine that you want to reduce jet lag from your upcoming international flight, and your virtual assistant prescribes you precise amounts of water, vitamins and exercise to reduce disruption to your sleep schedule. 

This isn’t a far-off science fiction scenario. This is one of the innovations in the works, thanks to digital-twin technology presented in Orlando at the Oct. 19 Florida Simulation Summit. 

A digital twin is the virtual recreation of a real object. The digital twin then can go…