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It’s Almost Time – SOLIDWORKS World 2016

SOLIDWORKS World is just around the corner and we can’t wait to see you all in Dallas!

SOLIDWORKS World 2016 will be DriveWorks’ 13th year at SOLIDWORKS World and we’re excited to be a part of the action again – sponsoring, exhibiting, presenting, listening and learning.

There are going to be plenty of presentations about Design Automation and DriveWorks, including one from our CEO Glen Smith.

You’ll find a list of all the presentations on theagenda, but here’s a few presentationsthat we’re excited about…

On Monday, February 1st, Stephen Sagi from DriveWorks customer, Pine Instruments, will be presenting a breakout session with our Technical Applications Specialist, Matt on Design and Quote Use SOLIDWORKS and DriveWorks to Win Custom Orders.

The break out session is part of the Customer Success & Integrated Solutions category.

During the session, you will learn to:
Create a link between your SOLIDWORKS seats and the web.
Integrate your SOLIDWORKS models into your website.
Give your users/customers first-hand experience with your designs.
Make that connection between Engineering and Sales.
Win custom orders with SOLIDWORKS and DriveWorks.

  • On Tuesday, February 2nd, Chris Cassettari from the DriveWorks team, will be presenting a hands-on Introduction to DriveWorksXpress session.

    This session will be an introductory tutorial intended to give a hands-on proficiency of DriveWorksXpress.

    If you have SOLIDWORKS then you already have DriveWorksXpress so why not learn how to use this free, time saving tool to automate modifications to your SOLIDWORKS parts, assemblies and drawings.

    Join Chris to learn how to:

  • Drive SOLIDWORKS geometry
  • Create an input form and link the output fields to the model
  • Use rules to automate and configure model variations
  • Use rules to automate and configure model variations

On Tuesday, February 2nd, Ryan Dally, Applications Engineerfrom DriveWorks Reseller CATI, will be presenting a DriveWorksXpress Essentials Hands-On Lab.

This hands-on training will prepare students to automate their designs using DriveWorksXpress, which is included with every seat of SOLIDWORKS.

Topics include:

  • Planning for automation
  • Leveraging your existing models
  • Growing your automation.

On Wednesday, February 3rd, David Mandl will be presenting a breakout session onIntegrating DriveWorks with Enterprise PDM.

DriveWorks and SOLIDWORKS PDM are valuable tools that can save companies time by automating key elements of their engineering processes. This session will introduce attendees to some of the ways that the two may be integrated into a single cohesive solution.

Topics include:

  • Standard Functions
  • Working with Latest Versions
  • Searching PDM
  • Tips
  • Tricks
  • Best Practices and more.


What’s Next?

Visit the SOLIDWORKS World website to find out more and to register for the event. You’ll also be able to view the full agenda and read about the several break out sessions that are available.

Don’t forget to head into the Partner Pavilion and say hello to the DriveWorks Team, we’re booth number 817!