Computer Aided Technology, Inc. (CATI) to Celebrate Launch of SOLIDWORKS 2013 With Regional Design Innovation Summit Events

January 20th, 2022

Guest Speakers to include Gian Paolo Bassi, Vice President of R&D, SOLIDWORKS, Dassault Systèmes, Ian Baxter, VP of WorldWide Technical Services, SOLIDWORKS, Dassault Systèmes, and Richard Allen, Director, Product Management, SOLIDWORKS, Dassault Systèmes

Buffalo Grove, IL – September 13, 2012 – This October CATI will host their second annual Design Innovation Summit events.  The Design Innovation Summit is an opportunity for SOLIDWORKS users to further their education on the use of SOLIDWORKS, network with other SOLIDWORKS users, and learn about the enhancements available in the newest SOLIDWORKS release. Building on last year’s success, the CATI team has put together an agenda full of tips and tricks for SOLIDWORKS users and special guest presenters. The full agenda is available on the Design Innovation Summit page of the CATI website.

This year the CATI team will be joined by special guest presenters from SOLIDWORKS and the SOLIDWORKS Community.  Vice President of R&D, SOLIDWORKS, Dassault Systèmes, Gian Paolo Bassi, will be delivering the opening presentations at both the Milwaukee and Chicago area events. Our Kansas City, MO event inlcudes a presentation from Richard Allen, Director, Product Management, SOLIDWORKS, Dassault Systèmes. Ian Baxter, VP of WorldWide Technical Services, SOLIDWORKS, Dassault Systèmes, will kick things off in St. Louis.  In addition, Mark Lyons, DraftSight Training Specialist, SOLIDWORKS, Dassault Systèmes, will be on hand at all events to discuss DraftSight, the Free 2D CAD tool from SOLIDWORKS and SOLIDWORKS User Ed Eaton, Senior Industrial Designer, DiMonte Group, will be presenting at both the Milwaukee and Chicago events.

There is no charge to attend this event.  CATI will be providing complimentary parking as well as breakfast and lunch.  Registration for this event has already begun and is filling fast. Visit the Design Innovation Summit page of CATI website for more information and to register.  One of last year’s attendees described the event as “the best one day seminar I have ever been to.”

Event Dates and Locations:
October 2 – Milwaukee, WI – BMO Harris Bradley Center
October 4 – Indianapolis, IN – Bankers Life Fieldhouse
October 9 – St. Louis, MO – Edward Jones Dome
October 11 – Kansas City, MO – Arrowhead Stadium
October 18 – Hoffman Estates, IL – Sears Centre Arena

About CATI
Computer Aided Technology, Inc. (CATI), founded in 1992 by engineering and manufacturing professionals, is a one stop, full-service provider of scalable design and manufacturing solutions. CATI creates competitive advantage for clients by leveraging an industry-experienced team and leading technology solutions. From 3D Solid Modeling and Analysis to Enterprise-wide Data Management and Rapid Prototyping, CATI has the tools, the experience, the knowledge and the dedication to bring your business vision to reality. CATI is the Nation’s Original Resource for SOLIDWORKS with the Midwest’s Leading Support & Services Team and is a leading provider of a number of other best-in-class engineering technologies. CATI has two wholly-owned subsidiaries; Inflow Technology and Strategic Technology Solutions serving customers world-wide. To see the company profile, visit

Jim TeDesco, Marketing
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