The Congress on the Future of Engineering Software will take place from April 14-17, 2005 at the Scottsdale Plaza Resort in Scottsdale, AZ. This conference, hosted by Cyon Research Corp. and sponsored by Hewlett Packard, will offer a venue for discussion and debate among participants at the sixth annual event. Attenance to the event is by invitation only but requests for invitations will be considered as long as space is available. Topics of discussion include MCAD, AEC and GIS. For more information go to www.cofes.com.
The new composites manufacturing innovation center is intended to be a source of grand challenges for industry, like the kind that got us to the moon under JFK. These aren't the words its new CEO Craig Blue used, but that's the idea and the vision behind the Institute for Advanced Composites Manufacturing Innovation (IACMI).
Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.