CIMdata Inc. Announces Date and Location = of
Its Next PLM Certificate Program
Next Professional Certificate Program Scheduled for Santa Clara, CA, December = 7-11, 2009
ANN ARBOR, Michigan, September 22, = 2009—CIMdata, Inc., the leading global PLM consulting and research firm announces that = the next session of its PLM Certificate Program is to be held in Santa = Clara, CA from December 7-11, 2009. CIMdata’s P= LM Certificate Program is the flagship offering of CIMdata PLM Leadership—the PLM industry’s most comprehensive non-biased education and training offering for today’s PLM = professionals.
CIMdata’s PLM Certification Program = prepares PLM technologists at several levels to successfully address the challenges = inherent in PLM implementations. This assessment-based program includes an intimate classroom experience, individual and team-based = exercises, and individual evaluations of achievement. Additionally, the program = provides candidates with intensive and extensive exposure to a team of = CIMdata’s experts. Upon completion of the program, each participant receives a = CIMdata PLM Certificate and thereby becomes a member of CIMdata’s global = PLM Leadership community.
According to Mr. Peter = Bilello, CIMdata’s Vice President, “CIMdata is extremely happy with = the response the program has received to date. To make it even more = accessible to today’s busy PLM technologists, CIMdata has introduced an = additional way in which individuals can become a member of CIMdata’s PLM = Leadership community.” Mr. Bilello went on to state that program participants = can complete all 9 sessions in one of two ways:
1. = By attending the full program delivered over 5 consecutive days; or
2. = By attending the prerequisite Core PLM Certificate sessions offered over 3 consecutive = days and at a later time, within a 12-month period, completing the remaining = sessions given over 2 consecutive days.
PLM Certificate Program = participants can now register online for either the 3-day or complete 5-day program. This certificate program is available to industrial companies who are = considering and/or implementing PLM, and to PLM technology and service solution = suppliers. The CIMdata PLM Certificate Program is built on CIMdata’s more = than 25 years of extensive worldwide experience guiding industrial companies in successfully defining and implementing best-in-class PLM strategies and tactics.
CIMdata, a leading = independent worldwide firm, provides strategic consulting to maximize an = enterprise’s ability to design and deliver innovative products and services through = the application of Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions. Since its = founding more than 25 years ago, CIMdata has delivered world-class knowledge, = expertise, and best-practice methods on PLM solutions. These solutions incorporate = both business processes and a wide-ranging set of PLM enabling = technologies.
CIMdata works with = both industrial organizations and suppliers of technologies and services = seeking competitive advantage in the global economy. In addition to consulting, = CIMdata conducts research, provides PLM-focused subscription services, and = produces several commercial publications. The company also provides industry = education through PLM certificate programs, seminars, and conferences worldwide. = CIMdata serves clients around the world from offices in North America, Europe, = and Asia Pacific. To learn more about CIMdata’s services, visit our website = at www.CIMdata.com or contact CIMdata = at: 3909 Research Park Drive, Ann Arbor, MI 48108, USA. Tel: +1 (734) 668-9922. = Fax: +1 (734) 668-1957; or at Siriusdreef 17-27, 2132 WT Hoofddorp, The = Netherlands. Tel: +31 (0)23 568-9385. Fax: +31 (0)23 568-9111.