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Dassault Systèmes Announces 2008 International Abaqus Users’ Conference

Pierre Perrin-Monlouis Dernière mise à jour: 20 octobre 2021

Keynotes from The Boeing Company and Toyota Motor Corporation Highlight Benefits of Realistic Simulation

Paris, France, and Providence, R.I., USA, March 27, 2008 – Dassault Systèmes (DS) (Nasdaq: DASTY; Euronext Paris: #13065, DSY.PA), a world leader in 3D and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, today announced that keynote lectures from The Boeing Company and Toyota Motor Corporation as well as more than 50 customer presentations will be featured at the annual international Abaqus Users’ Conference (AUC), being held May 19–22, 2008, in Newport, Rhode Island.

The 2008 AUC keynote speakers are Kurt Kuhn, structural analysis tools manager, The Boeing Company and Hiroo Yamaoka, project general manager, advanced CAE division, Toyota Motor Corporation.

“We are extremely pleased that Mr. Kuhn and Mr. Yamaoka will provide insight into how their respective companies are using realistic simulation to drive innovation,” stated Ken Short, VP strategy and marketing, SIMULIA. “The 2008 AUC focuses on best practices of using and managing simulation technology and methods. When applied and managed properly, realistic simulation enables companies to lower costs and save time throughout the product development cycle while increasing product quality and innovation.”

Hosted by SIMULIA, Dassault Systèmes’ brand for realistic simulation, the three-day conference will feature presentations by more than 50 customers and 16 technology partners on their use of simulation technology to accelerate product research and development. The agenda will also include General Lectures on new technology and methods for applying unified Finite Element Analysis, Multiphysics, and Simulation Lifecycle Management, and a number of industry-focused Special Interest Groups. The conference will be preceded by a full day of Advanced Seminars providing in-depth instruction on the theory and application of the latest Abaqus capabilities.

Other conference highlights include industry-focused presentations from leading companies such as ATK, Dow Chemical, Faurecia, Fiat Group Automobiles S.p.A., Ford Werke GmBH, Halliburton Company, Hankook Tire Company, Magna Powertrain, Mercury Marine, Motorola, NASA Langley Research Center, Robert Bosch Corporation, Rolls-Royce Marine, SCANIA, Siemens Power Generation, Tata Motors, Zimmer, and more. Engineering experts will present details of their simulation applications, such as crashworthiness and safety in automotive and marine industries, material modeling in biomedical fields, fatigue analysis in automobiles, thermal analysis of disc brakes, analysis of building structures under fire conditions, hydroplaning simulation of tires, nonlinear buckling in energy exploration, and other topics.

A record number of industry partners are sponsoring this year’s event. Sponsors demonstrating complementary technology solutions include: ACUSIM Software, Advanced Micro Devices, AVL List GmbH, Beta CAE Systems SA, Capvidia BV, CD-adapco, CEI, Elysium Inc., e-Xstream engineering, Fraunhofer Institute SCAI, Granta Design Limited, Hewlett-Packard, IBM, Intel Corporation, LMS International, Magna Powertrain/Engineering Center Steyr, Northwest Numerics & Modeling, Platform Computing, Quest Reliability, Red Cedar Technology, Safe Technology Limited, SGI, Software Cradle Co., and Zentech International Limited.

For more details and to register for the 2008 AUC, visit

About Dassault Systèmes

As a world leader in 3D and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, Dassault Systèmes brings value to more than 100,000 customers in 80 countries. A pioneer in the 3D software market since 1981, Dassault Systèmes develops and markets PLM application software and services that support industrial processes and provide a 3D vision of the entire lifecycle of products from conception to maintenance. The Dassault Systèmes portfolio consists of CATIA for designing the virtual product – SolidWorks for 3D mechanical design – DELMIA for virtual production – SIMULIA for virtual testing – ENOVIA for global collaborative lifecycle management, and 3DVIA for online 3D lifelike experiences. Dassault Systèmes is listed on the Nasdaq (DASTY) and Euronext Paris (#13065, DSY.PA) stock exchanges. For more information, visit

CATIA, DELMIA, ENOVIA, SIMULIA, SolidWorks and 3D VIA are registered trademarks of Dassault Systèmes or its subsidiaries in the US and/or other countries.

About Simulia

SIMULIA is the Dassault Systèmes brand that delivers a scalable portfolio of Realistic Simulation solutions including the Abaqus product suite for Unified Finite Element Analysis, multiphysics solutions for insight into challenging engineering problems, and lifecycle management solutions for managing simulation data, processes, and intellectual property. By building on established technology, respected quality, and superior customer service, SIMULIA makes realistic simulation an integral business practice that improves product performance, reduces physical prototypes, and drives innovation. Headquartered in Providence, RI, USA, with R&D centers in Providence and in Suresnes, France, SIMULIA provides sales, services, and support through a global network of over 30 regional offices and distributors.

Pierre Perrin-Monlouis
Pierre Perrin-Monlouis
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