ICEM Ltd., developers of surface modeling, analysis, and visualization software for the automotive industry, will hold the first of three 2004 ICEM Surf Users' Meetings on March 17, 2004 in Dearborn, MI. The meeting will provide insight into the U.K. company's recent developments and plans for the future. The 2004 European ICEM Surf Users' Meeting is scheduled for March 22 in Cologne, Germany, and the 2004 Asia/Pacific ICEM Surf Users' Meeting will take place April 29 in Japan. Visit www.icem.com for more information.
The Beam Store from Suitable Technologies is managed by remote workers from places as diverse as New York and Sydney, Australia. Employees attend to store visitors through Beam Smart Presence Systems (SPSs) from the company. The systems combine mobility and video conferencing and allow people to communicate directly from a remote location via a screen as well as move around as if they are actually in the room.
An MIT research team has invented what they see as a solution to the need for biodegradable 3D-printable materials made from something besides petroleum-based sources: a water-based robotic additive extrusion method that makes objects from biodegradable hydrogel composites.
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.