Americas Altair Technology Conference - Detroit 

Thank you for your interest in the presentations from the Americas Altair Technology Conference in Detroit, which took place October 9-10, 2017 at Cobo Center. The 2017 Americas ATC East showcased Altair's innovations in simulation technology. Highlights of the conference included optimization driven design methods, the evolution of the user experience, and the impact of disruptive trends on simulation.

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  • "The Altair Business Vision" - James Scapa, CEO, Altair
  • "The Altair Technology Vision" - Uwe Schramm, CTO - OPptimization & Solvers, Altair
  • "Surface to Air: Design the Difference in the Americas Cup" - Iain Percy, Team Manager, Artemis Racing
  • "Chrysler Pacifica: Advanced Virtual Tools for an Efficient Lightweight Body Structure" - James Truskin, Technical Fellow - Advanced Body Architecture, FCA US LLC
  • "Squeak and Rattle Prevention: Why you should not wait for your first prototype" - Patrick Schimmelbauer, CEO, Ziegler Instruments GmbH & Ismail Benhayoun, SnD Product Manager, Altair
  • "Integral Numerical Characterization of Thermal & Lubrication Performance of Hybrid & Electric Drive Systems" Alexy Kolesnikov, Manager CFD & Thermal Analytical Engineer, AAM 
  • "Improving Vehicle Ride Quality Using Multi-Model Optimization" Girish Mudigonda, Application Specialist - OptiStruct Global Business Development, Altair
  • "Development of mm-Wave Automobile Pre-Collision System (PCS) Radar Testing Surrogates and Procedures"- Domenic Belgiovane, Graduate Research Associate, ElectroScience Laboratory, Ohio State University
  • "Latest Development in Automotive FM Diversity Systems" - Shanelle Foster, Assistant Professor Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Michigan State University
  • "Blind Prediction of Crash Performance of a Composite Bumber & Crush Cans Using RADIOSS" - Ravi Kodwani, Senior Manager Application Engineering, Altair 
  • "Lattice Style Optimization Study Race Car Brake Pedal" - Gary Latham, Director - Design & Analysis, Pratt & Miller Engineering
  • "Using Click2Extrude to Meet the Challenges of the Evolving Automotive Industry" - Jeff Skinner, Simulation Tech Engineer, Thumb Tool & Engineering 
  • "Automatic Reproduction of Supervisory Control System Logic Diagrams with High Fidelity Functional Simulation Purposes using solidThinking Embed" - Alexandre N. C. Rodrigues, Engineer, GT2 Energia