About The Conference
You are invited to attend a two-day Technology Day with Digimat in Troy, Michigan! The event is for current users and those interested in implementing a materials simulation solution in their company. Attendees will have the opportunity to share best practices, listen to best-in-class presentations of industry peers, network, and keep up-to-date with industry trends.
Day 1: You will give an insight into how Digimat, the leading material modeling platform, helps customers overcome their engineering challenges by reducing weight, costs, and time-to-market. During the breaks, technological partners and material suppliers will showcase their products and services.
Day 2: You will have the opportunity to get hands-on experience of the software.
Speaker: Dr Roger Assaker, CEO, e-Xstream engineering
9:45 - 10:30 KEYNOTE: Multi-Physics Simulation as Applied to the NVH Refinement of Powertrains – Showcasing Application of Plastics in Engine Design
Speaker: Mario Felice, Ford Motor Company
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee break - Networking & Partner exhibition
11:00 - 11:30 Digimat Roadmap 2018
Speaker: Philippe Hebert, Product Manager, e-Xstream engineering
11:30 - 12:00 Sheet Molded Compound (SMC) Materials
Speaker: David Yu, Senior Engineer, GM
12:00 - 12:30 TBD
Speaker: Michael Bogdanor, Purdue University/IACMI
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch - Networking & Partner exhibition
13:30 - 14:00 Addressing Practical Challenges in Develoing Digimat Material Laws
Speaker: Dr Alan Wedgewood, Dupont
14:00 - 14:30 Making failure predictions of short glass fiber reinforced thermoplastic more robust
Speaker: Lucien Douven, Research Scientist/Design Engineer, DSM Materials Science Center
14:30 - 15:00 Customer presentation
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee break - Networking & Partner exhibition
15:30 - 16:00 Using Digimat to predict the performance of a 3D printed part
Speaker: Nathaniel Van Vilet, Customer Technical Service, Solvay Performance Polyamids
16:00 - 16:30 Customer presentation
16:30 - 17:00 Customer presentation
17:00 - 18:00 Networking drink
Broad College of Business
Michigan State University
Management Education Center
811 W. Square Lake Rd.
Troy, MI 48098
The technology day is free of charge. However registration is required!
If you registered but you are not able attend, I kindly ask you to inform
Sponsors and exhibitors
During the networking coffee breaks, you can discover the offerings of our technological partners and material suppliers.
Official media partner: