Overview | SOLIDWORKS World 2019 - Dassault Systèmes®

Conference Overview

Learn how to use 3D design as a powerful tool for
your innovative creations

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Agenda at-a-Glance

SOLIDWORKS Certification Exams
10:00am - 2:00pm
CAD Manager's Boot Camp
1:00pm - 5:00pm
SOLIDWORKS Certification Exams
3:00pm - 7:00pm
Welcome Reception
5:30pm – 7:30pm Hall C
General Session
8:30am - 10:00am Hall D
Partner Pavilion
10:00am - 4:30pm Hall C
Technical Training Sessions
10:30am - 5:30pm
Networking Reception
5:30pm - 8:00pm Hall C
Focused General Sessions
8:30am - 10:00am Hall D, Hall A, and C3 Ballroom

Choose from one of three General Sessions - New Horizons, R&D Futures, or Design to Profit.

Partner Pavilion
10:00am - 4:30pm Hall C
Technical Training Sessions
10:30am - 6:00pm
Special Event
7:00pm - 10:00pm Gilley's Dallas

We will be heading to Gilley’s for our Special Event on Tuesday evening from 7-10pm. Experience all that Texas has to offer with different rooms representing different aspects of the Lonestar state. Network with old and new friends, grab a drink and some grub, play some games, beat your colleagues at trivia, and rock out to the band. It promises to have ya’ll coming back for more.

Technical Training Sessions
8:30am - 6:00pm
Partner Pavilion
10:00am - 2:30pm Hall C
General Session
10:30am - 12:00pm Hall D

Daily General Sessions

Each day starts with the General Sessions during which you’ll hear from amazing engineers and innovators who will share their vision, providing a new perspective on the future of design, technology and industry. We’ll also provide the latest news on the tools, knowledge and developments to help you accelerate innovation, grow your business and build great designs.
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Technical Training Sessions

The passion that is SOLIDWORKS World is fed and grown in the technical training sessions. Containing both, lecture-style breakout and hands-on sessions, these technical training sessions cover the entire breadth and depth of the SOLIDWORKS product design and manufacturing portfolio. The technical sessions are ranked so that no matter what you experience level is, you can learn from subject matter experts in the following areas:
  • Data Management
  • ECAD
  • MCAD
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Get SOLIDWORKS Certified

Standing out amongst SOLIDWORKS users from around the world can be challenging. Earning a SOLIDWORKS Certification can help you get a job, keep a job, or possibly move up in your current job. Be a part of our growing and passionate community of certified users and get certified today.
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For Students

One of our highest priorities at SOLIDWORKS is to help students build the career of their dreams. With that goal in mind, we’re now inviting students to attend SOLIDWORKS World for free! Join the next generation of makers, doers and innovators who want to create things that make a difference for a 3-day collective experience that will inspire and energize you to bring your ideas to life.
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For Resellers

Are you a reseller? We have a whole agenda prepared for you! Learn about the pre-conference and breakout sessions available for just the reseller community.

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Convince Your Boss

Attendees who have come to SOLIDWORKS World say that they come back to their office reinvigorated and supplied with new skills they can utilize the first hour back at work. How can you convince your manager to make the investment in you and pick up the tab for your attendance? We want to help! Use the below letter to explain the benefits of attending SOLIDWORKS World to your manager.
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First Timers - Join us at The Hive

The Hive is a new addition to the SOLIDWORKS World line up. Hosted by the Community and User Advocacy team, The Hive's mission is to provide a welcoming experience to first-year SOLIDWORKS World attendees. With the assistance of one of our SOLIDWORKS 2019 Event Ambassadors, attendees have an opportunity to learn about the event, network with other attendees, and join one of our many community-focused programs. Hive visitors can pick up an “I Nerd Out For” button, add to our building brick sculpture, enjoy a bakery breakfast and coffee, or get a band together to play a set in Rock Band 4.

The Hive is located in the second floor balcony across from Exhibit Hall B, and overlooks the main entrance. It is open from 7 am - 4 pm on Sunday, 7 - 10 am Monday through Wednesday.