Altair announces 8th European Altair Technology Conference in Paris
The annual event will take place from September 29th – October 1st, 2015 at the “Cité Des Sciences & de l’Industrie”, in Paris, France.
The European ATC 2015 will cover a complete spectrum of Altair offerings and customer presentations, from the application of simulation and optimization technology to partner solutions and high-performance computing. The conference is dedicated to executive managers and experienced engineers, designers, architects, IT specialists of all industries as well as to members of universities and research centers.
The 8th European ATC will offer an excellent networking platform for all attendees and will highlight the latest trends, developments and applications in the areas of lead time reduction throught simulation, cloud computing, performance optimization, or light weight design strategies. The conference has grown from a HyperWorks user conference into one of the major PLM technology events in Europe, with more than 600 attendees from all over the world.
The three-day event will be packed with valuable technical information and be divided into two parts. On September 29th, Altair will host three technical seminars on different simulation related topics and in the afternoon the panel discussion "The next big Idea". After the official conference program of day one Altair will open the technical showcase, which will also be open the following two days, with a welcome reception in the exhibition area.
Days two and three of the program will be dedicated to the traditional conference proceedings, including a broad range of technical and keynote presentations from across industries.
Altair will again offer an “Academic & Industry CAE Collaboration Day”, a session dedicated to education, research, and collaboration between universities and industry. The capstone of the event will be an informative and valuable exhibition in which Altair's technology partners will present their solutions.
“I’m very pleased to return to Paris for the 2015 edition of the European ATC,” said Dr. Detlef Schneider, Senior Vice President EMEA, Altair. “Paris is the logical location for all of our French and many of our European customers. I'm confident that this event will attract a broad and international audience from all over Europe and beyond. After our successful 2014 conference in Munich, Germany, with close to 100 customer presentations and over 600 attendees from many different industries, I look forward to another inspiring agenda next year.”
Altair is focused on the development and broad application of simulation technology to synthesize and optimize designs, processes and decisions for improved business performance. Privately held with more than 2,300 employees, Altair is headquartered in Troy, Michigan, USA, and operates more than 40 offices throughout 22 countries. Today, Altair serves more than 5,000 corporate clients across broad industry segments.