Advanced CAE tools for Festive Designs

December 12, 2018   Auckland, New Zealand
December 12
  • 1:45 PM

    2:00 PM
    Registration & Lunch
    • Commodores Room
  • 2:00 PM

    2:30 PM
    Introduction to Simuserv and Central Innovation

    Dr Amy Lovisa & Gary Patterson will introduce Simuserv and Central Innovation

  • 2:30 PM

    3:00 PM
    How BIM bridges the gap between AEC and MFG

    Neels van Zyl of Hawkins Construction will introduce BIM technology and describe how the architecture, engineering and construction (AEC) industry and manufacturing (MFG) industry are converging with the exchange of data through BIM.

  • 3:00 PM

    3:30 PM
    How pre-emptive Fitness For Service Assessments can avoid costly shutdowns

    Don of Matrix Applied Computing will provide an overview of a Level 3 Fitness for Service Assessment and highlight the importance of these assessments when trying to avoid costly shutdowns. Don will demonstrate in an industry case study how advanced CAE tools like Abaqus are being used in these assessments.

  • 3:30 PM

    3:45 PM
    Tea/Coffee Break
  • 3:45 PM

    4:15 PM
    SOLIDWORKS Parametric CAD and Geometry Optimisation - a heavy vehicle case study

    Ahmed Lasheen of Central Innovation will introduce SOLIDWORKS advanced, integrated and intuitive suite of solutions aimed at ensuring optimised and accurate simulations.

  • 4:15 PM

    4:45 PM
    Building sustainable and strong designs - a heavy vehicle case study

    Amy Lovisa of Simuserv will demonstrate how Abaqus and advanced FEA can be used to generate light weight design for a semi-trailer chassis without compromising strength and integrity.

  • 4:45 PM

    5:00 PM
    Introducing GRANTA Design for SIMULIA Abaqus

    Oliver Marshall of Simuserv will show how intelligent management of material data can help produce smarter designs while reducing risk and saving time.

  • 5:00 PM

    6:00 PM
    Business networking and refreshments