SIMULIA Regional User Meetings

Great Lakes Regional User Meeting

 

Agenda

Final Agenda!

TIME

TOPIC

Plenary Session - Grande Ballroom

7:30

Check-In and Continental Breakfast

8:00

Opening Remarks

8:20

SIMULIA Executive Update
Sumanth Kumar, Vice President, Growth, SIMULIA

8:50

Keynote Presentation: 
Centralized CAE Methods Development and Virtual Prototyping at Jaguar Land Rover
Bjorn van Uem, MBS Development Group Leader, The Virtual Engineering Hub,Jaguar Land Rover

9:20

Delivering Sustainable Innovation with the 3DEXPERIENCE Platform
Christina Feist, SIMULIA R&D Director Portfolio Management, SIMULIA

9:50

Coffee Break - Sponsored by BETA CAE

After the Plenary Session concludes, we will run two tracks concurrently. The presentation times run in parallel which allows our customers to attend different sessions within the two tracks if they choose.

Time

Track 1 -  Judea Ballroom

Track 2 -  Grande Ballroom

10:20

Recent updates in Simulia Tosca
Claus Pedersen, R & D Technology Director, SIMULIA

Modeling Distortion Due to Laser Welding for a Transmission Output Shaft Using Abaqus
Sheri Kurgin, Senior Manufacturing Engineer, General Motors Corporation

11:00

Physical Drawbead Design and Modeling with Abaqus/Isight
Liang Huang, Manufacturing Process Engineer
Ford Motor Company

Ductile Fracture Prediction of Automotive Suspension Components
John George, Vehicle Structural Research, Reliability
Honda R&D Americas

11:30

FTire: The Virtual Tire in MBD and FE Environments
Michael Gipser, Partner/Owner, cosin scientific software

Vibration Fatigue for Chassis-Mounted, Cantilevered Components
Dr.  Gavin Song, PH.D., Advanced Architecture System Engineer, Ford Motor Company

12:00

Lunch

1:15

Partner Breakout Sessions

Evolution of NuStep Exercise Machine Sickle Design Utilizing Tosca Optimization and Additive Manufacturing
Rob Hurlston Ph.D., Project Engineer, Caelynx
Presenting for NuStep

Room

Partner

Judea

Dr. David Curry, EDEM

Nazareth

Kerim Genc, Synopsys

Samuel

Sharath Gopal, Penguin Computing

Wisdom

DEP

1:45

Partner Breakout Sessions

Overcoming Manufacturing Challenges with Simulation Technology
Michael M. Wright, Mechanical Engineer, US Department of Energy’s Kansas City National Security Campus (Managed by Honeywell)

Room

Partner

Judea

Rod Mach, Total CAE

Nazareth

Omar Ibrahim, Vcollab

Samuel

Nick Simpson, DatapointLabs

Wisdom

Endurica

2:15

The Expanding Scope of Simulation with Standalone Products
Paul Lam, Senior Solution Consultant, SIMULIA

Failure Modeling of Adhesive Bonded Joints with Cohesive Elements
Mingchao (Mike) Guo, Supervisor & Sr. Technical Specialist, Body Durability CAE, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles

2:45

Acoustic and Structural Vibration Solutions in the SIMULIA Portfolio
Brad Heers, Business Development Executive, SIMULIA

Strength Assessment of Injection Molded Plastic Parts in the Scope of FEA
Dipl.-Ing. (FH) Sascha Pazour, PART Engineering GmbH

3:15

Coffee Break - Sponsored by BETA CAE

4:00

CAE Methodology for Optimizing Functional Reliability and Mass Reduction at Engine Concept Design Phase
Steve Larner, Senior Engineer, Toyota

A Numerical Approach for Diffusion-coupled Cohesive Interface Simulations of Stress Corrosion Cracking at Multiple Length Scales
Chao Pu, Research Engineer, AK Steel Corporation

4:30

Analytical and Computational Stress Intensity Factor Solutions for Similar and Dissimilar Spot Welds in Lap-Shear Specimens under Clamped Loading Conditions
Shin-Jang Sung, PhD Candidate, University of Michigan

Abaqus Technology Update - 2018
Randy Marlow, Senior Expert Solution Consultant, SIMULIA

5:00

Closing Remarks

5:10

Networking Reception