SolidWorks World

SolidWorks World Interview: Mark Biasotti

SolidWorks World Interview:  Mark Biasotti
February 20, 2007 8 Comments »

A few weeks back on February 5th, at SolidWorks World 2007, I had the chance to sit down and interview Mark Biasotti from SolidWorks Corporation. If you have been using surfacing in SolidWorks for any length of time, you probably ... Read More »

Importing and Repairing Models in SolidWorks

Importing and Repairing Models in SolidWorks
February 12, 2007 2 Comments »

My Importing and Repairing Models in SolidWorks presentation from SolidWorks World 2007 is now available for download for anyone interested. If you didn’t get a chance to catch it, it highlights the features in SolidWorks commonly used to repair models ... Read More »

Model Mania & Design Contest Winners

February 12, 2007 3 Comments »

Below you will find the winners of Model Mania and the Design Contest from SolidWorks World 2007. Model Mania: Reseller winners First Place – Jason Pancoast, Computer Aided Products, Manchester, MA Second Place – Heikki Leivo, CadWorks OY, Finland Third ... Read More »

Truly an honor

Truly an honor
February 8, 2007 8 Comments »

On Monday afternoon I had the honor of receiving the SWUGN User Group Leader of the Year award for 2006.  I am still pretty much at a loss for words.  All I can say is that when you are honored ... Read More »

NASWUG at SolidWorks World

NASWUG at SolidWorks World
February 8, 2007 3 Comments »

The North Alabama SolidWorks Users Group (NASWUG) had six representatives at SolidWorks World 2007. I’ve know some of these guys for quite a few years and this was the first time that I have had a chance to really hang ... Read More »

SolidWorks World: Wednesday General Session

February 7, 2007 17 Comments »

In today’s General Session, SolidWorks gave the 3500+ users a sneak peek of SolidWorks 2008. The session was kicked off with a REALLY cool video that Mark Biasotti put together (on his own time). The video shows a rocket launching ... Read More »

SolidWorks World: Monday General Session

SolidWorks World:  Monday General Session
February 5, 2007 6 Comments »

Sorry it has taken so long to post this. It’s been a busy day and there hasn’t been much time to write. On top of that I had four pages of notes from the General Session and I wanted to ... Read More »

SolidWorks 95 at SolidWorks World 2007

SolidWorks 95 at SolidWorks World 2007
February 5, 2007 3 Comments »

Richard Hall is one of our longtime supporters and members of the North Alabama SolidWorks Users Group (NASWUG). Richard has the unique honor of being one of the first in Huntsville to purchase SolidWorks. The version of SolidWorks he started ... Read More »

SolidWorks World: Sunday PM

February 5, 2007 No Comments »

First up for Sunday afternoon was Greg Jankowski’s CAD Manager’s Boot Camp. This was a heavily attended session as it is most every year. Greg’s presentation outlines important information for users who manage seats of SolidWorks in an organization. Not ... Read More »

SolidWorks World 2007: Sunday AM

February 4, 2007 No Comments »

Sunday is upon us and the Morial Convention Center is really starting to crank up with activity. More and more people are starting to arrive (including some of my fellow NASWUG members!).  Roundtable discussions will be occuring throughout most of ... Read More »

SolidWorks World: Meeting of the Bloggers

SolidWorks World:  Meeting of the Bloggers
February 4, 2007 1 Comment »

One of the great things about SolidWorks World is getting to meet the people that you communicate with on sometimes a daily basis as part of the SolidWorks Community. A great example of this was getting to finally meet several ... Read More »

SolidWorks World: Saturday

SolidWorks World:  Saturday
February 4, 2007 No Comments »

It was an early start to the day for me as my flight leaving Huntsville was at 6:00am. Add to that the fact that I had to run by work to pickup those all important business cards I had forgotten ... Read More »

Are we there yet!

January 31, 2007 1 Comment »

Three days away from the start of SolidWorks World.  Am I excited?  OH YEA! I feel like a kid in the back seat of his parent’s car that has to fight the urge to ask those infamous questions every two ... Read More »

Countdown to SolidWorks World….literally

January 23, 2007 2 Comments »

Richard Doyle and I have been talking about getting a countdown clock added to our Blogs for SolidWorks World.  If you take a look at the “vertical link bar” on this Blog or Richard’s Blog you’ll see that we were ... Read More »