Goodbye, 2018!

3D Perspectives

As 2018 comes to a close and we are in full swing planning for 2019, we wanted to take a few minutes to reflect back on the past year. We are very proud to have received a number of prestigious recognitions in 2018. We regularly host and attend events, and 2018 was no exception.


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With the completion of the Labor Day holiday, we have officially entered fall of 2018. For me, this means lots of exciting things: college football, family holidays, SOLIDWORKS 2019 and IMTS 2018 in Chicago.

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SOLIDWORKS Sponsors DriveWorks World 2018

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DriveWorks design automation and online 3D CPQ for SOLIDWORKS is used by companies large and small. This year we’re also celebrating 10 years since SOLIDWORKS chose DriveWorksXpress as the design automation tool of choice for SOLIDWORKS, including it as standard in every licence.

Curtains Rise at Milan Design Week 2018

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With thousands of individual events, product launches, presentations and exhibitions packed into less than a week, each year, Milan Design Week (MDW), aka Salone del Mobile , delivers an unmatched opportunity, bringing to light the absolute state-of-the-art in design from around the world.

Protolabs 2018 3D Printing Industry Awards design challenge update

3D Printing Industry

The 2018 3D Printing Industry Awards trophy design challenge is sponsored by Protolabs. The design challenge is held to find a trophy to award the leaders of the 3D Printing Industry at our May 17th gala dinner. You can enter the design competition here. To showcase the possibilities of additive manufacturing, we prepared a brief […].

2018 in Review: Our Top 10 Most Popular Blog Posts

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As 2018 quickly comes to an end, we thought it would be good to look back over the last year and share what has been this year’s 10 most popular blogs on our corporate blog. The post 2018 in Review: Our Top 10 Most Popular Blog Posts appeared first on The SOLIDWORKS Blog.

SOLIDWORKS World 2018 “Shop Floor” Implementing MBD with SOLIDWORKS

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Parts will be manufactured and inspected from part designs produced in SOLIDWORKS 2018 complete with embedded Model Based Definition (MBD). This will illustrate the benefit of the Digital Thread concept of re-use, re-purpose and trace-ability of the design intent using SOLIDWORKS 2018.

Showcasing Model-Based Enterprise (MBE) Workflows at SOLIDWORKS World 2018

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To empower your similar smart manufacturing strategies, SOLIDWORKS 2018 released a portfolio of new enhancements. SOLIDWORKS Inspection 2018 can now automatically balloon the 3D annotations and generate an inspection sheet. Please join us at SOLIDWORKS World 2018 to find out yourself.

NEW Podcast with BattleBots 2018 Champion

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This past Friday night, I watched the BattleBots final four battle it out for the 2018 BattleBots Championship at the WPI University Watch Party supporting Team Bite Force. In the end, Team Bite Force won their second Giant Nut and became the 2018 Champion. SPOILER ALERT!

SOLIDWORKS World 2018: The Last-Minute Checklist

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We come to it at last…SOLIDWORKS World 2018. Mobile App : Download the SOLIDWORKS World 2018 Mobile App to manage your event experience. Once downloaded, type in “SOLIDWORKS World 2018” in the search bar to download our event. New for SOLIDWORKS World 2018: Event Ambassadors.

SOLIDWORKS PCB 2018 Top 5 Enhancements Video

Javelin Tech Tips

Printed Circuit Board (PCB) design solutions were added to SOLIDWORKS two generations ago as a result of a partnership between DS SolidWorks and Altium. The partnership yielded two products: SOLIDWORKS PCB Connector , which connects Altium Designer to SOLIDWORKS. SOLIDWORKS PCB 2018.

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Purmundus 2018 winners lead future of 3D printing design and innovation

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The Purmundus Challenge 2018 3D printing design award took place on the 15 November in Frankfurt as part of Formnext 2018. A registered trademark of cirp, a German prototyping and small-batch production company, Purmundus invites challengers from around the world to participate in a theme-based 3D printing design contest. Christoph Behling, founder of Christoph Behling Design, and […].

Live from Los Angeles: The SOLIDWORKS World 2018 Webcast

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Final preparations are underway for SOLIDWORKS World 2018, and the event is shaping up to be the best one yet. The webcast will give you a front row seat to see the latest technology poised to bring your design game to the next level. Sign up for the SOLIDWORKS World 2018 webcast today.

Who Wants a SOLIDWORKS World 2018 T-Shirt?

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Final preparations are being put into place for SOLIDWORKS World 2018 and this includes t-shirts. As we’ve done for the past three years, the SOLIDWORKS community has designed and voted on the official SOLIDWORKS World 2018 t-shirts. SOLIDWORKS World 2018 SWW18

SOLIDWORKS xDesign Launch Announced at SOLIDWORKS World 2018

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On day one of SOLIDWORKS World 2018, SOLIDWORKS CEO, Gian Paolo Bassi took the stage to announce launch of SOLIDWORKS xDesign. A browser-based product makes it easy to design and access design anytime, anywhere and on any device, including mobile devices and non-Windows devices.

SOLIDWORKS World 2018 Special Event: Beach and Brews

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SOLIDWORKS World is a great place to learn new skills, network with peers and get inspired to create great designs, but after a full day of learning you might be ready to cut loose and have some fun. Community Design SOLIDWORKS World 2018 Special Event

SOLIDWORKS 2018, Windows 10, New Graphics Hardware, DVDs & Downloads

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As we start the New Year, let’s take a look at some technology updates for those looking at new ways to improve their design productivity with SOLIDWORKS 2018. Three key areas of focus on are: New design interface techniques enabled by Windows® 10.

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SOLIDWORKS World 2018 General Session Recap: Day Three

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The company is using SOLIDWORKS and 3DEXPERIENCE solutions to design a high-speed super urban network to move people around cities. The system could support existing vehicles as well as cargo sleds and its own specially designed vehicles.

SOLIDWORKS Helps RoboTeam Twente Tackle RoboCup 2018

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The Canadian city of Montreal is playing host to RoboCup 2018. The design process for the automated players must be pin-sharp in its accuracy to account for every last millimetre. The post SOLIDWORKS Helps RoboTeam Twente Tackle RoboCup 2018 appeared first on The SOLIDWORKS Blog.

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SOLIDWORKS 2018: How Great Designs Get Built

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SOLIDWORKS 2018 is an exciting release that has been designed to address customer needs, including: New innovations to address the flexibility, changing, and evolving nature of product design. SOLIDWORKS is the best design tool to enable the design of connected things.

Get Your Team Prepared for the Challenges to Come by Attending SOLIDWORKS World 2018

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Fortunately, your design and engineering teams do not have to fight the good fight alone. From February 4-7, 2018, 5,000 SOLIDWORKS rebels will muster in Los Angeles, California with the main purpose of learning new capabilities to succeed in the wars to come.

SOLIDWORKS World 2018 General Session Recap: Day Two

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Five million engineers and designers use SOLIDWORKS to innovate every day. Mike explained that Boom uses SOLIDWORKS to design its entire aircraft – not just pieces of fuselage or the interior but for the whole thing including CAD, PDM, Simulation and AR/VR. SOLIDWORKS World 2018 SWW18

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SOLIDWORKS World 2018 General Session Recap: Day One

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He envisions an industrial renaissance; an era in which machines will expand the knowledge of people who want to design and create things. The 3DEXPERIENCE Marketplace is going to be central to this next design renaissance. SOLIDWORKS SOLIDWORKS World 2018 SWW18

SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018: Designer to Analyst

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As I meet new and experienced simulation users, the more I realize that the difference between a designer and an analyst is that the analyst knows the complexity of the analysis problem at hand, and they can describe the physics and analysis procedures required to solve it.

Understand Generative Design – 1 minute read

And, with enough practice, you can model just about anything you want, as long as you know what the best design will look like. To make you even more comfortable: Generative Design is super easy to use, AND it does not care if you dont know what the best design should look like.

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Design for Game of Thrones with North Design Works

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At North Design Works there is never really a normal day at the office. Previous extremes of project randomness include designing sports bras, automotive research in waste heat recovery, architectural staircases and all manner of sports equipment, from soccer to equestrian.

Summing up Additive Manufacturing in 2018

3D Printing Industry

In 2018, there were numerous announcements across materials, hardware, and design software for additive manufacturing. There is no unifying metric for quantifying growth, or technological progress, in additive manufacturing. The best alternative is to look at trends and data to give us insights into the near future. Collectively, some major themes are apparent from the […]. Insights 3DGence AON3D Dynamical Tools Evonik Roboze SABIC Sinterit Solvay

How is technology influencing the 2018 winter games?

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Here’s a rundown of the some of the innovations that will be on show at the 2018 games. The world’s best ice rinks are designed in SOLIDWORKS. Designing a shoe is one thing. Designing and manufacturing an entire ice rink is quite another. Design Engineering 4.0

Manufacturing Technologies Association launches 2018 Technology Design and Innovation Challenge

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The 2018 Technology Design and Innovation (TDI) Challenge is sponsored by Close Brothers, a UK merchant banking group. Education Close Brothers Derek Kelly GE Halimah Ershad Laura Pickering Manufacturing Technologies Association MTA Nixon Williams Oerlikon Steven Gee TDI Technology Design and Innovation Challenge Technology Supplies LimitedThe UK’s Manufacturing Technologies Association (MTA) has launched their annual competition for D&T and engineering students.

Get a Head Start at SWW18 with the SOLIDWORKS World 2018 Mobile App

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Once downloaded, type in “SOLIDWORKS World 2018” in the search bar to download our event. The post Get a Head Start at SWW18 with the SOLIDWORKS World 2018 Mobile App appeared first on The SOLIDWORKS Blog. There are so many things to see and do at SOLIDWORKS World.

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Experience What’s New in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018

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SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018 delivers actionable results for both the professional designer and engineers as well as for the dedicated analyst, raising the bar for Simulation productivity and user experience. REGISTER HERE to learn what’s new in SOLIDWORKS Simulation 2018.

3D Printing Industry and Protolabs design competition winner announced, 2018 Awards update

3D Printing Industry

Voting in 2018 3D Printing Industry Awards closes in one week. Design 3D printing industry awards 3DPIAwards autodesk Autodesk Netfabb Bartlett School of Architecture Devin Montes fusion 360 Giorgio Garbujo Make Anything myminifactory Protolabs Sruthi Venkatesh Tadashi Hattori University CollegeThen on May 17th, leaders in the 3D printing industry will meet in London for the announcement of the winners. At our gala-event, the winners will be presented with a unique trophy.

3D Printing News Briefs: October 10, 2018

It’s business news as usual to kick things off in today’s 3D Printing News Briefs, and then we’re moving on to a little medical and metal 3D printing news, followed by a 3D printing. View the entire article via our website.

CAASE 2018 highlights design and simulation software for Additive Manufacturing

3D Printing Industry

The Conference on Advancing Analysis and Simulation in Engineering (CAASE) took place June 5th-7th with more than 500 industry professionals assembling in Cleveland for technical presentations, workshops, training courses, and an exhibit. The event catered to the broader engineering simulation community with four key themes across physical and biological systems, simulation governance and democratization, business […].

CES 2018 Highlights

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The Startup Incubator complements our newly-announced Global Entrepreneur Program and offered nascent companies an opportunity to get onsite support with anything from design to marketing. Twitter: @DS_Alyssa The post CES 2018 Highlights appeared first on 3D PERSPECTIVES.

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Protolabs’ sponsored 2018 3D printing industry awards competition closes March 31, enter now!

3D Printing Industry

The 2018 3D Printing Industry Awards trophy design competition, sponsored by Protolabs and hosted by MyMiniFactory, is ending this week at midnight (GMT) March 31st. The winner of the competition will see their design used as the official trophy given to award winners at the 2018 3D Printing Industry Awards, as […].

3D Printing at SOLIDWORKS World 2018, the next industrial renaissance

3D Printing Industry

The French software developer and 3D design expert’s annual event saw 5,000+ assemble for a grand opening in the Western hall of the Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC). This week 3D Printing Industry is in LA for Dassault Systemes SOLIDWORKS World. After making a grand entrance, riding an autonomous vehicle style breakfast table, SOLIDWORKS CEO […].

Patent Trending: Cambridge Design Partnership Blazing Trail in Product Design with SOLIDWORKS

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You may not know about Cambridge Design Partnership yet. But with the help of SOLIDWORKS they are breaking new ground in product design, with a list of patents to prove it. Here’s a quick guide to one of the UK’s most progressive product design specialists.

SOLIDWORKS World 2018 – Student Success In and Out of the Classroom

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Design and Fabrication Projects Using SOLIDWORKS. Teaching Design for Machinability. We thank the SOLIDWORKS students, educators, makers and researchers that use our software to design and make great products everyday.

3D Printing News Briefs: November 17, 2018

Continuing with the week’s second edition of 3D Printing News Briefs, or rather formnext 2018 News Briefs, we’ve got more announcements coming from the huge trade fair, which just ended. View the entire article via our website.

Designing for Disaster Relief – Field Ready

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Author information Mai Doan Mai is a Territory Technical Manager for SOLIDWORKS The post Designing for Disaster Relief – Field Ready appeared first on The SOLIDWORKS Blog. What happens when a category 5 hurricane makes landfall where you live?

The 2018 Innovation Awards

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The post The 2018 Innovation Awards appeared first on What Can You FATHOM? blog 3d printing ava decapri crystallon design easy bay eda innovation awards lattice slsFor the sixth consecutive year, the East Bay EDA Innovation Awards ceremony featured trophies created by the FATHOM team.

Protolabs launches 3D design competition for the 2018 3D Printing Industry Awards

3D Printing Industry

The 3D Printing Industry Awards returns to London on May 17th 2018. This year, our annual 3D Printing Industry Awards trophy design challenge is hosted by MyMiniFactory and advanced digital manufacturing enterprise Protolabs. Design brief 2017 3D […]. Design 3D printing industry awards 3DPIAwards design competition Desktop Metal Greg Thompson MMF Morgan Morey my mini factory myminifactory Protolabs rob lindsay