Popular sessions demonstrate solutions for manufacturing, building design, civil engineering and land development customers
May 6, 2003 — OWINGS MILLS, MD — Avatech Solutions (OTCBB: AVSO.OB), a leading provider of design automation and quality assurance solutions for the manufacturing, building design and engineering markets, is offering a series of free industry-specific webcasts and technology briefings in May and June. The sessions will demonstrate how professionals can maximize adoption and implementation of the latest digital design software, with an emphasis on how they can save time, money and manage efficiencies using smart EDM (engineering document management) solutions. Avatech’s line-up of highly skilled, entertaining instructors are all Autodesk-certified and have real-world experience in their respective fields.
Classroom Style Technology Briefings
For educators, architects, builders, or those involved in construction, Avatech is presenting a free full-day, in-depth Technology Briefing in 20 cities during May 13 to June 6. New and enhanced features of Autodesk Architectural Desktop 2004 will be revealed including Scheduling Enhancements, Materials and Project Manager.
Live Webcasts, Directly From the Desktop
Participants can join Avatech live from their desktops for a series of free, 45-minute webcasts, as listed below.
Autodesk Land Desktop (May 13) – A webcast will be presented for educators, civil engineers, surveyors, or land developers, featuring the latest and greatest of Autodesk Land Desktop 2004. This session will highlight how to turn road design into a surface model and contour it with one command, perform vertical alignment edits, utilize the land XML reporting function and learn drag-and-drop hatching.
Autodesk Revit 5 (May 14) – Avatech will demonstrate the newest product as part of Autodesk’s building information model solution for building design and documentation: Autodesk Revit. This is a great opportunity for architects, design-build teams, and other building industry professionals who want to spend less time on tedious documentation tasks, want better coordinated construction documents, and want more control over the quality of their work.
Cyco Software AutoManager Meridian/AutoCAD 2004 (May 15) – Participants will learn how manufacturing, architectural, and engineering firms can leverage Engineering Document Management (EDM), to vastly improve revision control, document security, and workflow processes.
Autodesk Inventor /Proof Positive (May 20) –A webcast highlighting Proof Positive, Avatech’s software that revolutionizes the ability to control CAD standards and model integrity within Autodesk Inventor software, will demonstrate how participants can manage CAD standards and substantially reduce cycle times, rework and costs.
“As a total solution provider, Avatech’s goal is to ensure that our customers are informed and educated about the variety of design automation solutions available to them,” said Debra Keith, Senior Vice President of Sales and Marketing at Avatech Solutions. “As competition increases globally, companies must leverage technology to stay ahead. Design software alone won’t give them that competitive edge but learning to adopt and implement industry-specific solutions customized to their environment will, and that is what this series is all about.”
Since space is limited, interested parties are encouraged to register early for technology briefings or webcasts by visiting
About Avatech Solutions
Avatech Solutions, Inc. (OTCBB: AVSO.OB) is a leading provider of design automation and quality assurance solutions for the manufacturing, building design, civil engineering, higher education and GIS markets. Headquartered in Owings Mills, Maryland, the company specializes in software development, technical support, training and consulting aimed at improving design and documentation efficiencies and the seamless integration of workflow processes.
Avatech is one the largest integrators of Autodesk software worldwide and a leading provider of engineering document management solutions. The company is the developer of the award-winning PrescientQA quality assurance software and cycle time reduction products for the manufacturing supply chain.
Avatech serves 20,000 clients worldwide including the industry leaders from Fortune 500 and Engineering News Record’s Top 500 companies. Visit
www.avatechsolutions.com for more information.
Proof Positive is a registered trademark of Avatech Solutions. Cyco Software and AutoManager are registered trademarks of Cyco Software BV. AutoCAD, Autodesk, Autodesk Inventor, Autodesk Land Desktop, Autodesk Revit and Autodesk Architectural Desktop are registered trademarks of Autodesk, Inc.