FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Texas SolidWorks User Groups to Host
Third Annual Conference
User-run conference provides training,
networking, and Exhibitor Pavilion
AUSTIN, Texas -- March 27, 2003 -- The Central Texas SolidWorks User Group (CTSUG), in conjunction with the San Antonio, Houston, and Dallas area user groups have announced the dates for the third annual All-Texas SolidWorks User Conference. The conference will be held July 13th-15th in Austin, Texas at The University of Texas at Austin, JJ Pickle Research Campus – The Commons. Twenty-one technical breakout sessions will provide SolidWorks users with valuable training opportunities, question and answer forums, and a chance to meet leading SolidWorks experts face-to-face. The conference is open to all SolidWorks software users, with the main focus on users in Texas and the surrounding states.
More than twenty SolidWorks Gold and Solution Partners will present their products at the Exhibitor Pavilion. In addition, several exhibiting companies will present one-hour demonstrations of their products.
“SolidWorks Corporation is pleased to support the third annual All-Texas User Conference,” said John McEleney, SolidWorks’ CEO. “This event will provide users in the southern states with the opportunity to learn all they can about SolidWorks software – from industry leading partner technology, to the latest innovations in analysis, product data management, and 3D solid modeling solutions.”
According to Richard Doyle, director of the CTSUG, “We are very excited about this conference. By combining our resources, the Texas SolidWorks User Groups will provide an outstanding opportunity for SolidWorks users in the southern states to network with their peers, see the latest in partner products, and attend technical presentations offered by some of the best SolidWorks experts in our area.”
About Texas SolidWorks User Groups
Texas boasts a large contingent of SolidWorks users. Companies such as Halliburton, Aker Kvaerner, Applied Materials, and Southwest Research Institute use SolidWorks 3D solid modeling software to create products ranging from oil and gas exploration equipment, semiconductor tools and machinery, to advanced computing and automation tools. The Texas SolidWorks user groups provide networking and training opportunities to users in Austin, San Antonio, Houston, and Dallas. Links and/or contact information for all of the Texas SolidWorks user groups can be found at the CTSUG website (
www.ctsug.org/links.htm). For more information about the 2003 All-Texas SolidWorks User Conference, including registration and exhibitor information, see
About SolidWorks Corporation
SolidWorks Corporation, a Dassault Syst譭es S.A. (Nasdaq: DASTY, Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA) company, develops and markets software for mechanical design, analysis, and product data management. Founded in 1993, SolidWorks' mission is to unleash the power of 3D for everyone in product development and foster a collaborative user community. In seven years of delivering product, SolidWorks has shipped more than 230,000 total seats of software worldwide. SolidWorks has offices around the globe and sells, distributes, and supports its products through a worldwide reseller network. For the latest news, information, or a live online demonstration, visit the company's Web site (
www.solidworks.com) or call 1-800-693-9000 (outside of North America, call +1-978-371-5000). # # #