Wednesday, December 12, 2018
1:45 PM - 2:00 PM
Registration & Lunch
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
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