COE 2016 Annual PLM Experience & TechniFair

Education Overview

For your convenience, COE organizes all educational and technical sessions into various community tracks, making it easier for you to customize your learning experience by selecting the curriculum that best meets your needs and interests. Within these tracks are technical sessions relevant to current industry “hot topics” as identified by COE’s Conference Planning Committee, the members of which are all practicing professionals who use Dassault Systèmes PLM solutions.

Educational Sessions Grid and Search

Session information for the COE 2016 Annual PLM Experience & TechniFair is now available! You can begin to plan out your schedule and download the full grid here.


Education Tracks

Product Definition 

The Product Definition track covers the software and processes for product and tooling development from conceptual design to release.

Information Management

The Information Management track relates to how any type of data (and related information) is stored and utilized in any system by means of processes and/or tools


The Manufacturing track follows the entire manufacturing processes from concurrent product definition to NC Machining through assembly simulations and shop floor graphical work instructions.

Engineering Analysis and Simulation 

Breakout sessions included in the EAS track are focused on the processes, methods and tools for modeling and synthesis of the requirements, functional, logical, and physical aspects of engineering systems and for engineering analysis and simulation of products.

Infrastructure, Develop, Deploy and Knowledge (IDDK)

This new expanded community of practice addresses the installation, configuration, distribution and administration of Dassault Systèmes Applications.  This division also covers the development of applications and tools for the automation tasks within these applications

Industry Solutions

This track will consist of Roundtables and Breakout sessions focused on Shipbuilding & Plant Design (SPD), Automotive (AUTO), Aerospace (AERO), Small & Medium Enterprises (SME), Academic (AC).

Vendor Solutions Presentations

Vendor Solutions Presentations are 50-minute sessions in a dedicated track within the conference program. Companies have the opportunity to sponsor an educational session at this year’s annual conference and it may be a best practice presentation, a case-study or hands-on workshop.