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Design Innovation Summit

Event #: L108

Join Computer Aided Technology (CATI) for our Design Innovation Summit as we showcase What’s NEW in SOLIDWORKS 2018! The Design Innovation Summit is an interactive learning experience focused on helping you design and make better products. This year we have a full agenda centered around What’s NEW in SOLIDWORKS 2018.

We have listened to your feedback from previous events, chose better-equipped venues, and reworked the agenda to show you more of What’s NEW in SOLIDWORKS 2018. With content created by our Application Engineers, you will leave this year’s Design Innovation Summit with the knowledge to help you get your job done right and be more prepared to update to SOLIDWORKS 2018!

In addition to What’s NEW in SOLIDWORKS 2018, some events will have an expanded agenda that includes tips and tricks sessions as well as expanded looks at Creaform 3D Scanning, Stratasys 3D Printing, Desktop Metal 3D Printing, and more… .

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Agenda

Event agendas vary by location. Click on the tabs below to expand the agenda for an event near you.

New guest speakers have been added for various locations! – Speaker List Last Updated 10/5/17

View the table and agendas below to find out which guest speaker will be at your event.

LocationSpecial Guest Speaker
Event Completed
Rosemont, IL
Jonah Myerberg – Desktop Metal
Jonah is a Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at Desktop Metal where he is responsible for leading the technical direction of Desktop Metal’s 3D printing solutions.
Indianapolis, INRick Chin – Desktop Metal
Rick is a co-founder and Vice President of Software Development at Desktop Metal, where he is responsible for the development of a robust, effortless software platform for Desktop Metal’s 3D printing systems.
Cincinnati, OHGian Paolo Bassi – SOLIDWORKS
Gian Paolo brings more than 25 years of experience in 3D, CAD, and PLM industries to Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp. As CEO, Gian Paolo spearheads the development of SOLIDWORKS future product and technology strategies designed for the desktop and the cloud, and collaboration with the strong user community.
Oshkosh, WIandKansas City, MOPaul Adams – Vice President, Worldwide Technical Sales, SOLIDWORKS
Paul joined SOLIDWORKS in 1996 as one of the first 100 employees to help recruit, build, and train the channel, and grow the technical team. In his current position, Paul leads a passionate team of technical sales employees and reseller application engineers charged with bringing SOLIDWORKS technology to the marketplace and getting customers into production.
TimeGeneral SessionBreakout 1Breakout 2
8:30am – 9:00amRegistration and Breakfast
9:00am – 9:15amWhat’s NEW in 3D Printing – Stratasys and Desktop MetalLeveraging SOLIDWORKS Electrical Design Tools for Schematics, 3D Wiring, and PCB DesignTechnology Review – SOLIDWORKS Solutions for Today and Tomorrow
9:15am – 9:30amSolving Common and Uncommon Design Challenges Using SOLIDWORKS Simulation
9:30am – 9:45amTechnology Review – SOLIDWORKS Solutions for Today and Tomorrow
10:00am – 10:45am
LocationSpecial Guest Speaker
Event Completed
Rosemont, IL
Jonah Myerberg – Desktop Metal
Jonah is a Co-founder and Chief Technology Officer at Desktop Metal where he is responsible for leading the technical direction of Desktop Metal’s 3D printing solutions.
Indianapolis, INRick Chin – Desktop Metal
Rick is a co-founder and Vice President of Software Development at Desktop Metal, where he is responsible for the development of a robust, effortless software platform for Desktop Metal’s 3D printing systems.
Oshkosh, WIandKansas City, MOPaul Adams – Vice President, Worldwide Technical Sales, SOLIDWORKS
Paul joined SOLIDWORKS in 1996 as one of the first 100 employees to help recruit, build, and train the channel, and grow the technical team. In his current position, Paul leads a passionate team of technical sales employees and reseller application engineers charged with bringing SOLIDWORKS technology to the marketplace and getting customers into production.
11:00am – 12:00pmSOLIDWORKS 2018 What’s NEW Part 1
12:00pm – 1:00pmLunch
1:00pm – 2:00pmSOLIDWORKS 2018 What’s NEW Part 2
2:15pm – 3:00pmLiving in a Mulit-CAD World: Working in SOLIDWORKS With Non-SOLIDWORKS FilesSOLIDWORKS Configuration Management Best PracticesSOLIDWORKS Design for 3D Printing
3:15pm – 4:00pmSOLIDWORKS Tips and Tricks You Can’t Live WithoutSOLIDWORKS PDM Tips and TricksLeveraging 3D Scanning Technology for Industry Use
Special Guest Speaker for CincinnatiGian Paolo Bassi – SOLIDWORKS
Gian Paolo brings more than 25 years of experience in 3D, CAD, and PLM industries to Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp. As CEO, Gian Paolo spearheads the development of SOLIDWORKS future product and technology strategies designed for the desktop and the cloud, and collaboration with the strong user community.
TimePresentation
9:30am – 10:00amRegistration and Breakfast
10:00am – 11:00amSOLIDWORKS 2018 What’s New Part 1
11:00am – 11:20amWhat’s NEW in 3D Printing and 3D Scanning – Stratasys, Desktop Metal, and Creaform
11:20am – 12:15pmSOLIDWORKS 2018 What’s New Part 2
12:15pm – 1:00pmLunch
1:00pm – 2:00pmNetworking and One-on-One Time
TimePresentation
9:30am – 10:00amRegistration and Breakfast
10:00am – 11:00amSOLIDWORKS 2018 What’s NEW Part 1
11:00am – 12:00pmWhat’s NEW in 3D Printing – Stratasys and Desktop Metal
12:00pm – 1:00pmLunch
1:00pm – 2:00pmSOLIDWORKS 2018 What’s NEW Part 2
TimePresentation
8:30am – 9:00amRegistration and Breakfast
9:00am – 9:45amWhat’s NEW in 3D Printing – Stratasys and Desktop Metal
10:00am – 10:45amTBD
11:00am – 12:00pmSOLIDWORKS 2018 What’s New Part 1
12:00pm – 1:00pmLunch
1:00pm – 2:00pmSOLIDWORKS 2018 What’s New Part 2
2:00pm – 3:00pmLiving in a Mulit-CAD World: Working in SOLIDWORKS With Non-SOLIDWORKS Files
3:00pm – 4:00pmSOLIDWORKS Tips and Tricks You Can’t Live Without
TimeGeneral SessionBreakout 1Breakout 2
8:30am – 9:00amRegistration and Breakfast
9:00am – 9:15amWhat’s NEW in 3D Printing – Stratasys and Desktop MetalLeveraging SOLIDWORKS Electrical Design Tools for Schematics, 3D Wiring, and PCB DesignTechnology Review – SOLIDWORKS Solutions for Today and Tomorrow
9:15am – 9:30amSolving Common and Uncommon Design Challenges Using SOLIDWORKS Simulation
9:30am – 9:45amTechnology Review – SOLIDWORKS Solutions for Today and Tomorrow
10:00am – 10:45amSOLIDWORKS 2018 What’s NEW Part 1
11:00am – 12:00pmSOLIDWORKS 2018 What’s NEW Part 2
12:00pm – 1:00pmLunch
1:00pm – 2:00pmLiving in a Mulit-CAD World: Working in SOLIDWORKS With Non-SOLIDWORKS FilesSOLIDWORKS Configuration Management Best PracticesSOLIDWORKS Design for 3D Printing
2:15pm – 3:00pmSOLIDWORKS Tips and Tricks You Can’t Live WithoutSOLIDWORKS PDM Tips and TricksLeveraging 3D Scanning Technology for Industry Use

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