CIMdata subject expert Don Tolle to speak on digital product definition trends, challenges, and opportunities
LOVELAND, Colo., March 31, 2014 – Longview Advisors, organizers of the annual Collaboration & Interoperability Congress(3DCIC), todayannouncedthat Donald Tolle, Director of CIMdata’s Systems Engineering & Simulation Consulting Practice, will be a featured speaker at the 2014 3D Collaboration & Interoperability Congress, to be held May 28-30 in Colorado Springs, Colorado. 3DCIC ( www.3DCIC.com) is dedicated to fostering and improving collaboration and interoperability throughout the product lifecycle.
Conference organizers are pleased to announce that NAFEMS (the International Association of the Engineering Modeling, Analysis and Simulation Community – www.nafems.org) is holding their biennial American conference at 3DCIC 2014. In addition, the PDES Board of Directors will again hold their annual meeting at 3DCIC and the 3D PDF consortium will be joining again for its third annual meeting.
“The 3D Collaboration & Interoperability Conference has become an annual ‘must attend’ event on the PLM industry agenda for senior engineering and IT professionals,” says Tolle. “This year, combining 3DCIC with the NAFEMS 2014 Americas Conference will introduce a unique dimension to the proceedings, highlighting the emerging trend towards integrating systems performance modeling and simulation into the mainstream of the product development lifecycle process.”
Highlights of Mr. Tolle’s presentation include current trends and challenges in the emerging digital product definition area of model-based systems engineering, along with the process improvement opportunities available by linking these early stage conceptual design activities with multi-domain performance simulation activities.
Don Tolle has more than 30 years of PLM industry experience in the disciplines of new product development and virtual product development, working with global manufacturing companies in the automotive, aerospace & defense, industrial equipment, marine, consumer products, medical products, and high-tech electronics industries.
Presentations and audio from past events are freely available at the congress website www.3DCIC.com, along with comments from past attendees, and a list of past attendees.
Register now while discounts are available.
About Longview Advisors
Longview Advisors Inc. provides consulting services in the business, technology and application of 3D software in product lifecycle management. For more information, please visit: ( www.longviewadvisors.com).
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