COE 2017 Automotive Industry Day

Back by popular demand, the Automotive COE Industry Day returns to Michigan!

This year's event will provide members an opportunity to hear user stories from their colleagues as well as receive a well-rounded educational program that includes hands-on classes with the newest Dassault Systemés software and v5 platforms.  

Friday November 3, 2017
Lawrence Technical University
21000 W. 10 Mile Road, Southfield, MI 48075

Just Announced Plenary Sessions!


 Behrooz Shahidi, Ford Motor Company

 Conceptual Vehicle Design


     Michael LaLande, Dassault Systemes

      Global Automotive Industry Trends & Update


Session Topics include*:

  • Simulating Manufacturing Variation and Forces Together to Determine Design Impact - Ben Reese, Dimensional Control Systems
  • DELMIA's Process Planning & Virtual Build - Jason Curtis, Director, Engineering, Inceptra
  • Managing your Design Data on the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform - Lewis Breeding, Applications Engineer, Dassault Systemes
  • Industrialization of Design for Additive Manufacturing - Rani Richardson, Director, CATIA Technical Sales Additive Manufacturing and Composites, Dassault Systemes
  • Integration and Migration of CAD data in 3DEXPERIENCE - Brian Schouten, PROSTEP Inc.
  • 3DEXPERIENCE CFD Solutions for Automotive Applications - Kevin Carvalho, Dassault Systemes Americas Corp, SIMULIA Solution Consultant
  • The CAD to CAE Handoff - Steven T Utterdyke, ITI
  • VBA Re-Use Function Libraries - Jeffrey Roark, Yanfeng KBE Lead
  • Using FTA to Drive Tolerance Objectives and Enhance Integrated Tolerance Analysis - Ben Reese, Dimensional Control Systems
  • 3DEXPERIENCE Multi-CAD Mockup Management, from CAD to EBOM - Rosario Giuseppe Di Lollo, Mecanica Solutions, Sales Engineer
  • An Electrical Connection between Design Engineering and Digital Manufacturing - Sanu Warrier, Zuken USA
  • Robot Simulation in the Enterprise - Tony Karew, DS, DELMIA Senior Portfolio Introduction Specialist
  • Digital Continuity: Manufacturing in the Age of Experience -  Mike Bradford, Dassault Systemes, Senior Business Experience Architect T&M DELMIA COE
  • and much more!

Visit the Immersive, Photo-Real, 3D Dassault Systemes Environments in the SolutionsFair!

    DS 3DEXCITE applications, and HTC Vive VR headsets, provide an immersive, virtual reality experience to explore your innovative ideas, concepts and designs. The DS VIRTUAL VISION enables you to interact with futuristic vehicles, and their environment, in stunning 3D. Get immersed in a photo-real, 3D virtual Parisian environment, enabling you to control and facilitate full customization of several vehicles; inside and out. 
    The 2016 Cadillac CT6 360 video showcases the car driving through Soho utilizing a stunning CGI interior from the driver’s point-of-view. In this experience, the user can utilize the 360 function to look up, down, and around as different elements of the environment begin to animate. Ultimately, it’s a virtual test-drive through the city and proved a successful campaign for this GM, luxury brand.
    The 2017 GMC Acadia is one of the first immersive animations to launch on Facebook’s 360 video platform. The campaign features a time-lapse scenario from the vehicle’s interior that takes the user on a journey from day to night.
    Hear CNBC and automotive leaders’ global predictions about the latest innovations enabling the future of mobility.  Learn about the strategic capabilities & solutions accelerating the development of intelligent, connected vehicles including: generative design & engineering, and systems engineering, simulation & testing.

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Content highlights include*:

  • 4 Educational Tracks
    • Design Engineering – Knowledgeware, Kinematics, 3DFD&T, ICEM Class A, Visualization/Rendering
    • Manufacturing – Robotics, Additive Manufacturing, Lean Manufacturing, NC, Ergonomics, Work Instruction
    • 3DEXPERIENCE Platform – ENOVIA Data Management V5/V6 Interoperability, Program/Requirements Management, EXALEAD Parts Management, BOM Management
    • Simulation & Analysis – Mold Filling Analysis, Digital Simulation & Analysis, DYMOLA Analysis
  • Hands-On Training Room
  • 24 hours of education options packed into ONE Day

* Session topics and tracks are subject to change.