June 14, 2012
8a.m. - 11:30p.m.
Location: M218




Continental Breakfast / Networking @ 8:00 AM (meeting launches @ 8:30 AM – T210 at Lawrence Tech University – see map attached)

Welcome / Industry Trends & Updates – Paul Silver, GLACOE President, Dassault Systèmes

Innovation Factory – Keith Nagara, Director of Transportation & Industrial Design, LTU

ATIA Knowledgeware Tools - Creation of user parameters, the application of formulas, create / store reusable components,filtering parameters - Art Fowler, 3DS

CATIA Reverse Engineering - Modeling scanned point cloud data, leveraging multi-source point data to create complex surfaces -ADAPTIVE Corporation

CATIA Generative Shape Optimizer - Make quick prototype adjustments, alter designs based on predictions of spring back, over slam, etc. - Paul Labadie, 3DS

Ford Supplier Portal Updates – Supplier Integration Team, Ford Motor Company

CATIA CMM Programming - Create inspection plan, ‘go to’ moves and probe changes, tolerances, posting flavored DMIS data to drive CMM Machines- ADAPTIVE Corporation

CATIA Creating First Article Inspection Sheets, Ballooning CATIA drawings and Exporting data to PPAP reports - ADAPTIVECorporation

COE Annual PLM Conference, April 22-25, Las Vegas ( -

Outro / Door Prizes – Paul Silver, Dassault Systèmes and Frank Thomas, Bruce Angalet, ADAPTIVE Corporation

(Final agenda and order of topics, based on speaker availability)



GLACOE is southeast Michigan's regional user group for CATIA-based design, engineering, analysis, and manufacturing, managers and IT professionals.  


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