Simulate at the Speed of Design 2024

May 16, 2024
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REDUCE THE RISK AND COST OF LATE DESIGN, MANUFACTURING CHANGES

Looking to Cut Down Development Time and Lower Costs for Your Next Product?

By leveraging CAE, FEA simulation technologies early in the development process, you can expedite the creation of high-performance, profitable products. However, we also understand the challenges you may face selecting the right simulation solution and implementing it effectively, especially with limited resources.

If you are a SMB/SME organisation, contemplating implementing simulation (CAE, FEA) for the first time, or facing issues with speed and accuracy while using CAD embedded simulation tools, or looking to delve into multi-physics analysis, we invite you to join our complimentary virtual event on May 16, 2024. Join us and discover how a blend of software, support, and expertise from both your industry peers and Altair’s professionals can enhance your efficiency and effectiveness using simulation (CAE, FEA) in product development.

Here are highlights from the past Simulate at the Speed of Design” events from 20232021 and 2020

WHY SHOULD YOU ATTEND?

Discover how small and medium organizations (SMB/SME) similar to yours are utilizing Altair simulation (CAE, FEA) solutions such as Altair® Inspire™, SimSolid®, SimLab® to minimize the risks and costs associated with late design and manufacturing changes.

Topics covered in the event

  • Insightful presentations from small to medium-sized business (SMB/SME) customers of Altair and Altair Channel Partners, sharing their journey transitioning from CAD embedded Simulation to effectively integrating CAE, FEA simulation in their product development process.
  • Generative Design, Concept Development, Topology Optimization or Design for Manufacture in Altair® Inspire™.
  • Rapid Structural Analysis in Altair SimSolid® for parts or large assemblies.
  • Drop Test, Thermal, CFD, Fatigue or combined Multiphysics Analysis in Altair® SimLab®
  • Manufacturing Feasibility, Process Simulation with Inspire Cast, Inspire Form, Inspire Mold, Inspire Extrude or Inspire Print 3D.

Sessions will feature live audio translation into ENGLISH, FRENCH, GERMAN, SPANISH, ITALIAN, PORTUGUESE, JAPANESE, CHINESE, KOREAN.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

  • Design Engineering and Manufacturing process engineers, Tool-room engineers, managers, and department heads who use CAD/CAE, or rely on the CAE, FEA teams for their engineering or manufacturing process decisions or outsource CAE, FEA simulation services.
  • CAE Engineers, analysts, and leaders of the CAE department
  • If you currently utilize 3D CAD software and are exploring the possibility of integrating CAE, FEA simulation tools for the first time
  • If you are facing challenges with the efficiency and precision of CAD embedded simulation (CAE, FEA) tools
  • If you’re interested to delve into multi-physics analysis and ready to progress to the next level

SPEAKERS

Pavan Muzumdar
Pavan Muzumdar Chief Operating Officer Automation Alley
Gökhan Cetinkaya
Gökhan Cetinkaya General Manager PressKon Engineering
Sandeepak Natu
Sandeepak Natu Co-Director, Simulation-driven Systems Development Practice CIMdata
Harshal Kulkarni
Harshal Kulkarni Engineering Manager Modulift UK Ltd.
Shivaji Pawar
Shivaji Pawar Managing Director Shiva Tooltech
Thomas Spoida
Thomas Spoida Founder and CEO Bionic Mesh Design GmbH
Sonny Cowing
Sonny Cowing Graduate Mechanical Engineer ACE Winches, a part of the Ashtead Techonology group
Luigi Scrimieri
Luigi Scrimieri CAE Specialist Engineer BeonD
Luying Zhang
Luying Zhang Senior Engineer CRRC Qiqihar Vehicle Co., Ltd.
Kyeong-Soo Kim
Kyeong-Soo Kim Engineer Daewonsanup
Jongseung Kim
Jongseung Kim Senior Researcher HD Hyundai Construction Equipment
Thomas Mueller
Thomas Mueller President Mueller Additive Manufacturing Solutions
Marcela Molinari Rathsan​
Marcela Molinari Rathsan​ Responsible for Metallurgical Laboratory, FAIG
Dr. Cheng-Hsien Yu
Dr. Cheng-Hsien Yu National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology
Ravi Kunju
Ravi Kunju Chief Product and Strategy Officer Altair
Jaideep Bangal
Jaideep Bangal Director GTT Altair
Fatma Kocer
Fatma Kocer VP, Engineering Data Science Altair
Simone Bonino
Simone Bonino VP of Business Development Manufacturing Solutions, Altair
Warren Dias
Warren Dias Director of Global OptiStruct Business Development Altair
Carolina Lara Silva
Carolina Lara Silva Technical Specialist Aerospace Altair
Ricardo Domínguez
Ricardo Domínguez Solution Engineer Altair
Milan Raval
Milan Raval Senior Solution Engineer Altair
Girish Mudigonda
Girish Mudigonda Altair Product Manager, SimSolid
Pavan Muzumdar
Pavan Muzumdar Chief Operating Officer Automation Alley
Gökhan Cetinkaya
Gökhan Cetinkaya General Manager PressKon Engineering
Sandeepak Natu
Sandeepak Natu Co-Director, Simulation-driven Systems Development Practice CIMdata
Harshal Kulkarni
Harshal Kulkarni Engineering Manager Modulift UK Ltd.
Shivaji Pawar
Shivaji Pawar Managing Director Shiva Tooltech
Thomas Spoida
Thomas Spoida Founder and CEO Bionic Mesh Design GmbH
Sonny Cowing
Sonny Cowing Graduate Mechanical Engineer ACE Winches, a part of the Ashtead Techonology group
Luigi Scrimieri
Luigi Scrimieri CAE Specialist Engineer BeonD
Luying Zhang
Luying Zhang Senior Engineer CRRC Qiqihar Vehicle Co., Ltd.
Kyeong-Soo Kim
Kyeong-Soo Kim Engineer Daewonsanup
Jongseung Kim
Jongseung Kim Senior Researcher HD Hyundai Construction Equipment
Thomas Mueller
Thomas Mueller President Mueller Additive Manufacturing Solutions
Marcela Molinari Rathsan​
Marcela Molinari Rathsan​ Responsible for Metallurgical Laboratory, FAIG
Dr. Cheng-Hsien Yu
Dr. Cheng-Hsien Yu National Kaohsiung University of Science and Technology
Ravi Kunju
Ravi Kunju Chief Product and Strategy Officer Altair
Jaideep Bangal
Jaideep Bangal Director GTT Altair
Fatma Kocer
Fatma Kocer VP, Engineering Data Science Altair
Simone Bonino
Simone Bonino VP of Business Development Manufacturing Solutions, Altair
Warren Dias
Warren Dias Director of Global OptiStruct Business Development Altair
Carolina Lara Silva
Carolina Lara Silva Technical Specialist Aerospace Altair
Ricardo Domínguez
Ricardo Domínguez Solution Engineer Altair
Milan Raval
Milan Raval Senior Solution Engineer Altair
Girish Mudigonda
Girish Mudigonda Altair Product Manager, SimSolid

AGENDA

APAC / EAST EUROPE 2:30PM Tokyo | 1:30PM Shanghai I 11:00AM Bangalore I 8:30AM Istanbul
Main Session

Welcome & Introduction Altair

Pavan Kumar - SVP, Global Indirect Business, Altair

Altair Keynote - Simulation at the Speed of Design

Ravi Kunju - Chief Product and Strategy Officer, Altair

Power to the Creators: How a Design for Additive Manufacturing Future Makes IP King

Pavan Muzumdar - Chief Operating Officer, Automation Alley

Traditional manufacturing places power in processes that are often inflexible and vulnerable to external events. Additive manufacturing will upend this model, transferring the power from processes to creators. In this paradigm shift, a Design for Additive Manufacturing and IP mindset will define which companies succeed or fail instead of the degree of manufacturability. Join Project DIAMOnD CEO Pavan Muzumdar in exploring the solvable barriers to the exponential growth of additive manufacturing, and how every manufacturer should position themselves to take ... Read More

Driving Product innovations in Small and Medium Enterprises: Powered by Simulation-Driven Design and Manufacturing

Sandeepak Natu - Co-Director, Simulation-driven Systems Development Practice, CIMdata

Small and medium businesses (SMBs) play a crucial role in driving economic growth and fostering innovation. As the backbone of the global economy, they contribute significantly to job creation and GDP. Over the last decade, simulation-driven design tools have made some inroads into the SMB domain but with advent of novel simulation techniques, enhanced user experience, AI/ML, cloud-based computing resources and subscription-based licensing models, it’s time for SMBs to embrace these technologies more whole-heartedly. In this context, embracing simulation-driven design ... Read More

AI meets Physics - Altair physicsAI

Fatma Kocer - VP, Engineering Data Science - Altair

The TRICK to Digital Twin Technology Adoption

Keshav Sundaresh - Global Director of Product Management Digital Twin & MBSE, Altair

Live Q&A

Networking Break + Booth Visits

Breakouts

Parallel Track 1 – Simulation Starters

Parallel Track 2 – Simulation Driven Design

Networking Break + Booth Visits

Breakouts

Parallel Track 3 – Exploring Multiphysics

Parallel Track 4 – Manufacturing Simulation

Simulation Starters

A session designed for those who do not currently use simulation technologies, are outsourcing most/all of their analysis, or still use limited CAD embedded simulation tools. Here you can understand the benefits of the technologies from companies that have recently implemented simulation using Altair SimSolid; and through interactive sessions, experience how easy it is to get started, even with limited resources or on the Cloud.

Session Introduction

Minoru Hasegawa - Sales manager, Terrabyte

Expert Chat: SimSolid Cloud - Simulate Anywhere

Girish Mudigonda - Product Manager, SimSolid, Altair
Warren Dias - Director of Global OptiStruct Business Development, Altair

SimSolid facilitates design engineers in swiftly receiving feedback on design performance, aiding in the implementation of design alterations, thereby shortening the design development cycle and reducing costs. Participate in this webinar to explore how SimSolid empowers organizations to integrate simulation into the design process, eliminating bottlenecks encountered in traditional simulation methods, such as CAD-embedded simulations.

Global Stress Analysis of a Winch Grillage

Sonny Cowing - Graduate Mechanical Engineer, ACE Winches, a part of the Ashtead Techonology group

A Structural Linear stress analysis of a loaded grillage using a range of connections and contact conditions to verify the structural integrity under multiple load cases. The grillage provides structural support for a 75 Tonne WLL drum winch and two overboard sheaves plus ancillary equipment to be used in an offshore lifting application. The analysis is performed using a winch line tension load of 33Te and incorporates the reaction forces, generated by the winch and overboard sheaves, transmitted to the ... Read More

Evaluation of Vehicle Seat Squeak and Rattle using Altair SimSolid

Kyungsoo Kim - Senior Engineer, Daewonsanup

Currently, as technologies related to vehicle weight reduction and low noise develop, various tests and analytical noise and vibration evaluations are being conducted. In particular, the load coming through the road surface of the vehicle is finally transferred to the vehicle seat, so noise generated from joints such as squeaking and rattling may be transmitted to the driver riding the vehicle. As such noise can cause driver fatigue while driving, we are conducting analytical evaluations using testing and CAE programs ... Read More

Demonstration - SimSolid

Ricardo Dominguez - Solution Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

Simulation-Driven Design

Learn from other small and medium design and engineering teams how simulation can be applied early in the product development lifecycle, to rapidly accelerate the creation and optimization of structurally efficient parts, systems, and assemblies. Attend this session to see how a simulation-driven design approach, using Altair Inspire, can reduce your development time while saving development and manufacturing costs.

Session Introduction

Abhinav Goswami - GM Design & Simulation Solutions, Adroitec Engineering Solutions (P) Ltd.

Expert Chat: Accelerate Simulation-Driven Design with Altair Inspire

Jaideep Bangal - Director GTT, Altair

Moderator: Simone Bonino – VP of Business Development Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

Altair Inspire Accelerate Locomotive Product Development

Luying Zhang - Senior Engineer, CRRC Qiqihar Rolling Stock Co., Ltd. Greater China

With the vigorous development of lightweighting in the locomotive industry, in addition to the application of new materials and technologies on locomotives, generative design and additive manufacturing processes have also been widely used in locomotives. Altair Inspire, as a rapid design, simulation, and optimization tool, plays a significant role in locomotive development. At the component level, it can achieve weight reduction and redesign of existing products. In the early stages of design, it can perform conceptual design based on loads. ... Read More

Big Castings, Big Challenges: Strategies for Accelerated Gigacasting Development

Thomas Spoida - Founder and CEO, Bionic Mesh Design GmbH

The development of gigacastings poses major challenges for both production and development. Familiar processes for the development of normal-sized cast components cannot be applied to gigacastings.

Bionic Mesh Design has developed a unique approach for this, with which large cast structures for vehicle bodies can be developed for production in the shortest possible time. On the one hand, this is achieved through the consistent application of structural optimisations in order to build on the best possible design from the outset. ... Read More

Demonstration - Inspire

Carolina Lara Silva - Technical Specialist Aerospace, Altair

Live Q&A

Exploring Multiphysics

Unleash the full power of simulation by exploring the behavior of your products in any possible working condition to maximize performance and improve robustness. Through examples and best practices, find out how Altair SimLab based easy-to-use Multiphysics solutions can inject innovation, and how our unique token-based licensing model makes it highly cost-effective.

Session Introduction

Dr. Laxminarayan K - National Technical Manager, DesignTech Systems, India

Expert Chat: Handling Multiphysics Workflows with CAD associativity in Altair SimLab

Ashish Sridhar - Product Manager SimLab Electromagnetics, Altair

Moderator: Katelyn Hunter – Solution Engineer, Altair

How BeonD Identifies Cell Thermal Runaway Behavior with SimLab

Luigi Scrimieri - CAE Specialist Engineer, BeonD

This study presents an analysis of the numerical-experimental correlation of thermal runaway tests on single cells performed utilizing an Accelerating Rate Calorimeter (ARC). The experimental approach encompassed the measurement of cell parameters during the overheating.
Numerical results acquired via computational simulations were juxtaposed with experimental data to gauge the model’s accuracy. Correlation analysis unveiled a favorable concordance between predicted and observed outcomes, thus substantiating the numerical model’s efficacy in forecasting cell thermal runaway.
This methodology holds promise for ... Read More

Comparison of Flange Stress Calculated by ASME design code & FEM using SimLab

Jongseung Kim - Senior Engineer HD, Hyundai Construction Equipment

Using SimLab, reliability was verified by comparing analysis results using Altair Solver for comparison of flange stress with manual analysis results applying the formula of ASME.

Demonstration - SimLab use Cases (Structures, Thermal, Electronics, Motor)

D V Siddharth – SimLab Specialist – Electronics, Altair
Bharadwaj Gundepudi – Senior Application Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

Manufacturing Simulation

With a SDFM approach, product designers can be confident in their chosen manufacturing method because design flaws can be detected much earlier and corrected before any physical prototyping has to be done. In this session find out how to plan for the manufacturing process & understanding critical parameters, Defects and issues, and challenges. Also, ideas of enhancing your manufacturing process, targeting, improved Yield, optimal energy, lowering wastage, improve tool life and enhance production quality for Forming/Stamping and Casting

Session Introduction

Jaekyung Lee - Ph.D. / Managing Director, Trinity Engineering, Korea

Expert Chat: Simulation-Driven Design for Manufacturing

Ravi Kunju - Chief Product and Strategy Officer, Altair

Moderator: Simone Bonino – VP of Business Development Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

Accelerated Die Development for Gravity Tilt Pouring Through Inspire Cast: A Case Study in Automotive Casting

Shivaji Pawar - Managing Director, Shiva ToolTech

This case study conducted at Shiva Tool Tech is aimed at expediting the design and fabrication process of casting dies for an automotive component cast with Aluminium AlSi7Mg via Gravity Tilt Pouring. Employing Steel HDS-H13 as the mold material, the project leveraged Inspire ... Read More

Forming Defect Prediction and Die Design Improvement for an Automotive Rail Part

Dr. Cheng-Hsien Yu, National Kaohsiung University of Science & Technology

Based on safety considerations, the automotive sheet metal parts dictate that high-strength steel is the primary material. However, high-strength steel often results in springback and wrinkling defects during stamping. This case study proposes the die design and process parameter improvements for a specific automotive sheet metal component to improve the material flow and reduce springback and wrinkling defects. The study uses the Altair Inspire Form for the blank shape design, forming analysis, and forming defect prediction. The analysis results show ... Read More

Demonstrations

Inspire Form: Hariharasudhan Palaniswamy – Senior Program Manager, Altair

Inspire Cast: Martin Solina – Vice President, Inspire Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

Inspire PolyFoam: Milan Raval – Senior Solution Engineer, Altair

Inspire Extrude: Chaitanya Logade – Solutions Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

Networking Break + Booth Visits

EMEA / AMER 4:00PM Paris I 11:00AM Sao Paolo I 10:00AM Detroit I 8:00AM Mexico I 7:00AM San Francisco
Main Stage

Welcome & Introduction Altair

Pavan Kumar - SVP, Global Indirect Business, Altair

Altair Keynote - Simulation at the Speed of Design

Ravi Kunju - Chief Product and Strategy Officer, Altair

Power to the Creators: How a Design for Additive Manufacturing Future Makes IP King

Pavan Muzumdar - Chief Operating Officer, Automation Alley

Traditional manufacturing places power in processes that are often inflexible and vulnerable to external events. Additive manufacturing will upend this model, transferring the power from processes to creators. In this paradigm shift, a Design for Additive Manufacturing and IP mindset will define which companies succeed or fail instead of the degree of manufacturability. Join Project DIAMOnD CEO Pavan Muzumdar in exploring the solvable barriers to the exponential growth of additive manufacturing, and how every manufacturer should position themselves to take ... Read More

Driving Product Innovations in Small and Medium Enterprises: Powered by Simulation-driven Design and Manufacturing

Sandeepak Natu - Co-Director, Simulation-driven Systems Development Practice, CIMdata

Small and medium businesses (SMBs) play a crucial role in driving economic growth and fostering innovation. As the backbone of the global economy, they contribute significantly to job creation and GDP. Over the last decade, simulation-driven design tools have made some inroads into the SMB domain but with advent of novel simulation techniques, enhanced user experience, AI/ML, cloud-based computing resources and subscription-based licensing models, it’s time for SMBs to embrace these technologies more whole-heartedly. In this context, embracing simulation-driven design ... Read More

AI Meets Physics - Altair physicsAI

Fatma Kocer - VP, Engineering Data Science, Altair

The TRICK to Digital Twin Technology Adoption

Keshav Sundaresh - Global Director of Product Management Digital Twin & MBSE, Altair

Live Q&A

Networking Break + Booth Visits

Breakouts

Parallel Track 1 – Simulation Starters

Parallel Track 2 – Simulation Driven Design

Networking Break + Booth Visits

Breakouts

Parallel Track 3 – Exploring Multiphysics

Parallel Track 4 – Manufacturing Simulation

Simulation Starters

A session designed for those who do not currently use simulation technologies, are outsourcing most/all of their analysis, or still use limited CAD embedded simulation tools. Here you can understand the benefits of the technologies from companies that have recently implemented simulation using Altair SimSolid; and through interactive sessions, experience how easy it is to get started, even with limited resources or on the Cloud.

Session Introduction

Wasim Younis - Simulation Manager, Symetri UK

Expert Chat: SimSolid Cloud - Simulate Anywhere

Girish Mudigonda - Product Manager, SimSolid, Altair
Warren Dias - Director of Global OptiStruct Business Development, Altair

SimSolid facilitates design engineers in swiftly receiving feedback on design performance, aiding in the implementation of design alterations, thereby shortening the design development cycle and reducing costs. Participate in this webinar to explore how SimSolid empowers organizations to integrate simulation into the design process, eliminating bottlenecks encountered in traditional simulation methods, such as CAD-embedded simulations.

Design Development Time Slashed by 70% using Altair Simsolid

Harshal Kulkarni - Engineering Manager, Modulift, UK

Altair have not just mastered the art of Finite Element Analysis software; they have made the analysis process astoundingly simple; easy for engineers, more productive, and far more first-time accurate. Every design done at Modulift undergoes robust design checks including FEA analysis to achieve maximum efficiency and to benefit its customers. Modulift had been using FEA software’s since last few years, but it required advanced technical knowledge for an engineer to work comfortably and confidently with it. Altair SimSolid provides ... Read More

Global Optimization: Simulation and Redesign of the Bus Door Support

Roberto Aldaz - Structural Coordinator, Carrocerias IMCE
Gabriel Poveda - Design and Development Coordinator, Carrocerias IMCE

In this abstract, a comprehensive approach to modeling, simulation, analysis, and redesign of a critical component in the transportation industry is presented: the bus door support. Using the advanced simulation platform Altair SimSolid, this process offers an efficient and accurate solution to improve the quality and safety of said component.
The first step in this process is the detailed modeling of the door support using computer-aided design (CAD) software. During this stage, all geometric and structural features of the ... Read More

Altair SimSolid for Meshless Structural Simulation - Demonstration

Ricardo Dominguez - Solution Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

Simulation-Driven Design

Learn from other small and medium design and engineering teams how simulation can be applied early in the product development lifecycle, to rapidly accelerate the creation and optimization of structurally efficient parts, systems, and assemblies. Attend this session to see how a simulation-driven design approach, using Altair Inspire, can reduce your development time while saving development and manufacturing costs.

Session Introduction

Tyler Haggin - COO, Trueinsight USA

Expert Chat: Accelerate Simulation-Driven Design with Altair Inspire

Jaideep Bangal - Director GTT, Altair

Moderator: Simone Bonino – VP of Business Development Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

Big Castings, Big Challenges: Strategies for Accelerated Gigacasting Development, Thomas Spoida, Bionic MeshDesign

Thomas Spoida - Founder and CEO, Bionic Mesh Design GmbH

The development of gigacastings poses major challenges for both production and development. Familiar processes for the development of normal-sized cast components cannot be applied to gigacastings.

Bionic Mesh Design has developed a unique approach for this, with which large cast structures for vehicle bodies can be developed for production in the shortest possible time. On the one hand, this is achieved through the consistent application of structural optimisations in order to build on the best possible design from the outset. ... Read More

Lightweighting an Aircraft Casting Through Topology Optimization: A Case Study

Thomas Mueller - President, Mueller AMS

Weight is critical in aircraft and is a primary driver of fuel costs. This case study documents the efforts of Solidiform, an aluminum aerospace investment foundry, to undertake a light-weighting study on a casting they currently provide to a military supplier but that was targeted to be replaced with a lighter weight component. Solidiform teamed with Altair, a software provider, to use topology optimization to redesign the component. Filling and solidification simulation was performed to ensure that the redesigned component ... Read More

Demonstration - Inspire

Carolina Lara Silva - Technical Specialist Aerospace, Altair

Live Q&A

Exploring Multiphysics

Unleash the full power of simulation by exploring the behavior of your products in any possible working condition to maximize performance and improve robustness. Through examples and best practices, find out how Altair SimLab based easy-to-use Multiphysics solutions can inject innovation, and how our unique token-based licensing model makes it highly cost-effective.

Session Introduction

Daniel Czepiel - Endego Poland

Expert Chat: Handling Multiphysics Workflows with CAD associativity in Altair SimLab

Ashish Sridhar - Product Manager SimLab Electromagnetics, Altair

Moderator: Katelyn Hunter – Solution Engineer, Altair

How BeonD Identifies Cell Thermal Runaway Behavior with SimLab

Luigi Scrimieri - CAE Specialist Engineer, BeonD

This study presents an analysis of the numerical-experimental correlation of thermal runaway tests on single cells performed utilizing an Accelerating Rate Calorimeter (ARC). The experimental approach encompassed the measurement of cell parameters during the overheating.
Numerical results acquired via computational simulations were juxtaposed with experimental data to gauge the model’s accuracy. Correlation analysis unveiled a favorable concordance between predicted and observed outcomes, thus substantiating the numerical model’s efficacy in forecasting cell thermal runaway.
This methodology holds promise for ... Read More

Comparison of Flange Stress Calculated by ASME Design Code & FEM using SimLab

Jongseung Kim - Senior Engineer HD, Hyundai Construction Equipment

Using SimLab, reliability was verified by comparing analysis results using Altair Solver for comparison of flange stress with manual analysis results applying the formula of ASME.

Demonstration - SimLab use Cases (Structures, Thermal, Electronics, Motor)

D V Siddharth – SimLab Specialist – Electronics, Altair
Bharadwaj Gundepudi – Senior Application Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

Manufacturing Simulation

With a SDFM approach, product designers can be confident in their chosen manufacturing method because design flaws can be detected much earlier and corrected before any physical prototyping has to be done. In this session find out how to plan for the manufacturing process & understanding critical parameters, Defects and issues, and challenges. Also, ideas of enhancing your manufacturing process, targeting, improved Yield, optimal energy, lowering wastage, improve tool life and enhance production quality for Forming/Stamping and Casting

Session Introduction

Valmir Fleischmann - VirtualCAE, Brazil

Expert Chat: Simulation-Driven Design for Manufacturing

Ravi Kunju - Chief Product and Strategy Officer, Altair
Moderator: Simone Bonino - VP of Business Development Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

This presentation delivers challenges faced by SMBs in Manufacturing Sector. Inflation and margin pressure, supply chain disruption, sustainability and ESG pressure, talent management, and Competition and Speed of Market.

Identifying Shrinkage Porosity and Reducing Physical try-outs using Inspire Cast​

Marcela Molinari Rathsan​ - Responsible for Metallurgical Laboratory, FAIG

This study carried out at FAI Fundição de Aço Inox aimed to streamline the design and manufacturing process of casting dies for an ASTM A 297 Grade HN steel component via gravity casting, using furan resin as the mold material. The project used Inspire Cast for virtual simulation in order to predict possible defects during the tool design phase. By simulating the casting process, shrinkage porosity was accurately predicted, making it easier to make decisions about the design concept. The ... Read More

Manufacturing Feasibility / Process Simulation with Altair Inspire Form

Gökhan Cetinkaya - CEO - Presskon Engineering, GmbH

In our Presentation, we present a case study of how we integrated FEM simulation into our Workflow. In today’s competitive environment, Tool & Die Design Offices must continuously improve their design and manufacturing processes to stay ahead of the competition. FEM simulation can help design engineers optimize their workflow, reduce costs, and improve product quality.

Demonstrations

Inspire Form: Hariharasudhan Palaniswamy – Senior Program Manager, Altair

Inspire Cast: Martin Solina – Vice President, Inspire Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

Inspire PolyFoam: Milan Raval – Senior Solution Engineer, Altair

Inspire Extrude: Chaitanya Logade – Solutions Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

Networking Break + Booth Visits

APAC / EAST EUROPE 2:30PM Tokyo | 1:30PM Shanghai I 11:00AM Bangalore I 8:30AM Istanbul
EMEA / AMER 4:00PM Paris I 11:00AM Sao Paolo I 10:00AM Detroit I 8:00AM Mexico I 7:00AM San Francisco
Main Session
Simulation Starters
Simulation-Driven Design
Exploring Multiphysics
Manufacturing Simulation
Main Stage
Simulation Starters
Simulation-Driven Design
Exploring Multiphysics
Manufacturing Simulation

Welcome & Introduction Altair

Pavan Kumar - SVP, Global Indirect Business, Altair

Altair Keynote - Simulation at the Speed of Design

Ravi Kunju - Chief Product and Strategy Officer, Altair

Power to the Creators: How a Design for Additive Manufacturing Future Makes IP King

Pavan Muzumdar - Chief Operating Officer, Automation Alley

Traditional manufacturing places power in processes that are often inflexible and vulnerable to external events. Additive manufacturing will upend this model, transferring the power from processes to creators. In this paradigm shift, a Design for Additive Manufacturing and IP mindset will define which companies succeed or fail instead of the degree of manufacturability. Join Project DIAMOnD CEO Pavan Muzumdar in exploring the solvable barriers to the exponential growth of additive manufacturing, and how every manufacturer should position themselves to take ... Read More

Driving Product innovations in Small and Medium Enterprises: Powered by Simulation-Driven Design and Manufacturing

Sandeepak Natu - Co-Director, Simulation-driven Systems Development Practice, CIMdata

Small and medium businesses (SMBs) play a crucial role in driving economic growth and fostering innovation. As the backbone of the global economy, they contribute significantly to job creation and GDP. Over the last decade, simulation-driven design tools have made some inroads into the SMB domain but with advent of novel simulation techniques, enhanced user experience, AI/ML, cloud-based computing resources and subscription-based licensing models, it’s time for SMBs to embrace these technologies more whole-heartedly. In this context, embracing simulation-driven design ... Read More

AI meets Physics - Altair physicsAI

Fatma Kocer - VP, Engineering Data Science - Altair

The TRICK to Digital Twin Technology Adoption

Keshav Sundaresh - Global Director of Product Management Digital Twin & MBSE, Altair

Live Q&A

Networking Break + Booth Visits

Breakouts

Parallel Track 1 – Simulation Starters

Parallel Track 2 – Simulation Driven Design

Networking Break + Booth Visits

Breakouts

Parallel Track 3 – Exploring Multiphysics

Parallel Track 4 – Manufacturing Simulation

A session designed for those who do not currently use simulation technologies, are outsourcing most/all of their analysis, or still use limited CAD embedded simulation tools. Here you can understand the benefits of the technologies from companies that have recently implemented simulation using Altair SimSolid; and through interactive sessions, experience how easy it is to get started, even with limited resources or on the Cloud.

Session Introduction

Minoru Hasegawa - Sales manager, Terrabyte

Expert Chat: SimSolid Cloud - Simulate Anywhere

Girish Mudigonda - Product Manager, SimSolid, Altair
Warren Dias - Director of Global OptiStruct Business Development, Altair

SimSolid facilitates design engineers in swiftly receiving feedback on design performance, aiding in the implementation of design alterations, thereby shortening the design development cycle and reducing costs. Participate in this webinar to explore how SimSolid empowers organizations to integrate simulation into the design process, eliminating bottlenecks encountered in traditional simulation methods, such as CAD-embedded simulations.

Global Stress Analysis of a Winch Grillage

Sonny Cowing - Graduate Mechanical Engineer, ACE Winches, a part of the Ashtead Techonology group

A Structural Linear stress analysis of a loaded grillage using a range of connections and contact conditions to verify the structural integrity under multiple load cases. The grillage provides structural support for a 75 Tonne WLL drum winch and two overboard sheaves plus ancillary equipment to be used in an offshore lifting application. The analysis is performed using a winch line tension load of 33Te and incorporates the reaction forces, generated by the winch and overboard sheaves, transmitted to the ... Read More

Evaluation of Vehicle Seat Squeak and Rattle using Altair SimSolid

Kyungsoo Kim - Senior Engineer, Daewonsanup

Currently, as technologies related to vehicle weight reduction and low noise develop, various tests and analytical noise and vibration evaluations are being conducted. In particular, the load coming through the road surface of the vehicle is finally transferred to the vehicle seat, so noise generated from joints such as squeaking and rattling may be transmitted to the driver riding the vehicle. As such noise can cause driver fatigue while driving, we are conducting analytical evaluations using testing and CAE programs ... Read More

Demonstration - SimSolid

Ricardo Dominguez - Solution Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

Learn from other small and medium design and engineering teams how simulation can be applied early in the product development lifecycle, to rapidly accelerate the creation and optimization of structurally efficient parts, systems, and assemblies. Attend this session to see how a simulation-driven design approach, using Altair Inspire, can reduce your development time while saving development and manufacturing costs.

Session Introduction

Abhinav Goswami - GM Design & Simulation Solutions, Adroitec Engineering Solutions (P) Ltd.

Expert Chat: Accelerate Simulation-Driven Design with Altair Inspire

Jaideep Bangal - Director GTT, Altair

Moderator: Simone Bonino – VP of Business Development Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

Altair Inspire Accelerate Locomotive Product Development

Luying Zhang - Senior Engineer, CRRC Qiqihar Rolling Stock Co., Ltd. Greater China

With the vigorous development of lightweighting in the locomotive industry, in addition to the application of new materials and technologies on locomotives, generative design and additive manufacturing processes have also been widely used in locomotives. Altair Inspire, as a rapid design, simulation, and optimization tool, plays a significant role in locomotive development. At the component level, it can achieve weight reduction and redesign of existing products. In the early stages of design, it can perform conceptual design based on loads. ... Read More

Big Castings, Big Challenges: Strategies for Accelerated Gigacasting Development

Thomas Spoida - Founder and CEO, Bionic Mesh Design GmbH

The development of gigacastings poses major challenges for both production and development. Familiar processes for the development of normal-sized cast components cannot be applied to gigacastings.

Bionic Mesh Design has developed a unique approach for this, with which large cast structures for vehicle bodies can be developed for production in the shortest possible time. On the one hand, this is achieved through the consistent application of structural optimisations in order to build on the best possible design from the outset. ... Read More

Demonstration - Inspire

Carolina Lara Silva - Technical Specialist Aerospace, Altair

Live Q&A

Unleash the full power of simulation by exploring the behavior of your products in any possible working condition to maximize performance and improve robustness. Through examples and best practices, find out how Altair SimLab based easy-to-use Multiphysics solutions can inject innovation, and how our unique token-based licensing model makes it highly cost-effective.

Session Introduction

Dr. Laxminarayan K - National Technical Manager, DesignTech Systems, India

Expert Chat: Handling Multiphysics Workflows with CAD associativity in Altair SimLab

Ashish Sridhar - Product Manager SimLab Electromagnetics, Altair

Moderator: Katelyn Hunter – Solution Engineer, Altair

How BeonD Identifies Cell Thermal Runaway Behavior with SimLab

Luigi Scrimieri - CAE Specialist Engineer, BeonD

This study presents an analysis of the numerical-experimental correlation of thermal runaway tests on single cells performed utilizing an Accelerating Rate Calorimeter (ARC). The experimental approach encompassed the measurement of cell parameters during the overheating.
Numerical results acquired via computational simulations were juxtaposed with experimental data to gauge the model’s accuracy. Correlation analysis unveiled a favorable concordance between predicted and observed outcomes, thus substantiating the numerical model’s efficacy in forecasting cell thermal runaway.
This methodology holds promise for ... Read More

Comparison of Flange Stress Calculated by ASME design code & FEM using SimLab

Jongseung Kim - Senior Engineer HD, Hyundai Construction Equipment

Using SimLab, reliability was verified by comparing analysis results using Altair Solver for comparison of flange stress with manual analysis results applying the formula of ASME.

Demonstration - SimLab use Cases (Structures, Thermal, Electronics, Motor)

D V Siddharth – SimLab Specialist – Electronics, Altair
Bharadwaj Gundepudi – Senior Application Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

With a SDFM approach, product designers can be confident in their chosen manufacturing method because design flaws can be detected much earlier and corrected before any physical prototyping has to be done. In this session find out how to plan for the manufacturing process & understanding critical parameters, Defects and issues, and challenges. Also, ideas of enhancing your manufacturing process, targeting, improved Yield, optimal energy, lowering wastage, improve tool life and enhance production quality for Forming/Stamping and Casting

Session Introduction

Jaekyung Lee - Ph.D. / Managing Director, Trinity Engineering, Korea

Expert Chat: Simulation-Driven Design for Manufacturing

Ravi Kunju - Chief Product and Strategy Officer, Altair

Moderator: Simone Bonino – VP of Business Development Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

Accelerated Die Development for Gravity Tilt Pouring Through Inspire Cast: A Case Study in Automotive Casting

Shivaji Pawar - Managing Director, Shiva ToolTech

This case study conducted at Shiva Tool Tech is aimed at expediting the design and fabrication process of casting dies for an automotive component cast with Aluminium AlSi7Mg via Gravity Tilt Pouring. Employing Steel HDS-H13 as the mold material, the project leveraged Inspire ... Read More

Forming Defect Prediction and Die Design Improvement for an Automotive Rail Part

Dr. Cheng-Hsien Yu, National Kaohsiung University of Science & Technology

Based on safety considerations, the automotive sheet metal parts dictate that high-strength steel is the primary material. However, high-strength steel often results in springback and wrinkling defects during stamping. This case study proposes the die design and process parameter improvements for a specific automotive sheet metal component to improve the material flow and reduce springback and wrinkling defects. The study uses the Altair Inspire Form for the blank shape design, forming analysis, and forming defect prediction. The analysis results show ... Read More

Demonstrations

Inspire Form: Hariharasudhan Palaniswamy – Senior Program Manager, Altair

Inspire Cast: Martin Solina – Vice President, Inspire Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

Inspire PolyFoam: Milan Raval – Senior Solution Engineer, Altair

Inspire Extrude: Chaitanya Logade – Solutions Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

Networking Break + Booth Visits

Welcome & Introduction Altair

Pavan Kumar - SVP, Global Indirect Business, Altair

Altair Keynote - Simulation at the Speed of Design

Ravi Kunju - Chief Product and Strategy Officer, Altair

Power to the Creators: How a Design for Additive Manufacturing Future Makes IP King

Pavan Muzumdar - Chief Operating Officer, Automation Alley

Traditional manufacturing places power in processes that are often inflexible and vulnerable to external events. Additive manufacturing will upend this model, transferring the power from processes to creators. In this paradigm shift, a Design for Additive Manufacturing and IP mindset will define which companies succeed or fail instead of the degree of manufacturability. Join Project DIAMOnD CEO Pavan Muzumdar in exploring the solvable barriers to the exponential growth of additive manufacturing, and how every manufacturer should position themselves to take ... Read More

Driving Product Innovations in Small and Medium Enterprises: Powered by Simulation-driven Design and Manufacturing

Sandeepak Natu - Co-Director, Simulation-driven Systems Development Practice, CIMdata

Small and medium businesses (SMBs) play a crucial role in driving economic growth and fostering innovation. As the backbone of the global economy, they contribute significantly to job creation and GDP. Over the last decade, simulation-driven design tools have made some inroads into the SMB domain but with advent of novel simulation techniques, enhanced user experience, AI/ML, cloud-based computing resources and subscription-based licensing models, it’s time for SMBs to embrace these technologies more whole-heartedly. In this context, embracing simulation-driven design ... Read More

AI Meets Physics - Altair physicsAI

Fatma Kocer - VP, Engineering Data Science, Altair

The TRICK to Digital Twin Technology Adoption

Keshav Sundaresh - Global Director of Product Management Digital Twin & MBSE, Altair

Live Q&A

Networking Break + Booth Visits

Breakouts

Parallel Track 1 – Simulation Starters

Parallel Track 2 – Simulation Driven Design

Networking Break + Booth Visits

Breakouts

Parallel Track 3 – Exploring Multiphysics

Parallel Track 4 – Manufacturing Simulation

A session designed for those who do not currently use simulation technologies, are outsourcing most/all of their analysis, or still use limited CAD embedded simulation tools. Here you can understand the benefits of the technologies from companies that have recently implemented simulation using Altair SimSolid; and through interactive sessions, experience how easy it is to get started, even with limited resources or on the Cloud.

Session Introduction

Wasim Younis - Simulation Manager, Symetri UK

Expert Chat: SimSolid Cloud - Simulate Anywhere

Girish Mudigonda - Product Manager, SimSolid, Altair
Warren Dias - Director of Global OptiStruct Business Development, Altair

SimSolid facilitates design engineers in swiftly receiving feedback on design performance, aiding in the implementation of design alterations, thereby shortening the design development cycle and reducing costs. Participate in this webinar to explore how SimSolid empowers organizations to integrate simulation into the design process, eliminating bottlenecks encountered in traditional simulation methods, such as CAD-embedded simulations.

Design Development Time Slashed by 70% using Altair Simsolid

Harshal Kulkarni - Engineering Manager, Modulift, UK

Altair have not just mastered the art of Finite Element Analysis software; they have made the analysis process astoundingly simple; easy for engineers, more productive, and far more first-time accurate. Every design done at Modulift undergoes robust design checks including FEA analysis to achieve maximum efficiency and to benefit its customers. Modulift had been using FEA software’s since last few years, but it required advanced technical knowledge for an engineer to work comfortably and confidently with it. Altair SimSolid provides ... Read More

Global Optimization: Simulation and Redesign of the Bus Door Support

Roberto Aldaz - Structural Coordinator, Carrocerias IMCE
Gabriel Poveda - Design and Development Coordinator, Carrocerias IMCE

In this abstract, a comprehensive approach to modeling, simulation, analysis, and redesign of a critical component in the transportation industry is presented: the bus door support. Using the advanced simulation platform Altair SimSolid, this process offers an efficient and accurate solution to improve the quality and safety of said component.
The first step in this process is the detailed modeling of the door support using computer-aided design (CAD) software. During this stage, all geometric and structural features of the ... Read More

Altair SimSolid for Meshless Structural Simulation - Demonstration

Ricardo Dominguez - Solution Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

Learn from other small and medium design and engineering teams how simulation can be applied early in the product development lifecycle, to rapidly accelerate the creation and optimization of structurally efficient parts, systems, and assemblies. Attend this session to see how a simulation-driven design approach, using Altair Inspire, can reduce your development time while saving development and manufacturing costs.

Session Introduction

Tyler Haggin - COO, Trueinsight USA

Expert Chat: Accelerate Simulation-Driven Design with Altair Inspire

Jaideep Bangal - Director GTT, Altair

Moderator: Simone Bonino – VP of Business Development Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

Big Castings, Big Challenges: Strategies for Accelerated Gigacasting Development, Thomas Spoida, Bionic MeshDesign

Thomas Spoida - Founder and CEO, Bionic Mesh Design GmbH

The development of gigacastings poses major challenges for both production and development. Familiar processes for the development of normal-sized cast components cannot be applied to gigacastings.

Bionic Mesh Design has developed a unique approach for this, with which large cast structures for vehicle bodies can be developed for production in the shortest possible time. On the one hand, this is achieved through the consistent application of structural optimisations in order to build on the best possible design from the outset. ... Read More

Lightweighting an Aircraft Casting Through Topology Optimization: A Case Study

Thomas Mueller - President, Mueller AMS

Weight is critical in aircraft and is a primary driver of fuel costs. This case study documents the efforts of Solidiform, an aluminum aerospace investment foundry, to undertake a light-weighting study on a casting they currently provide to a military supplier but that was targeted to be replaced with a lighter weight component. Solidiform teamed with Altair, a software provider, to use topology optimization to redesign the component. Filling and solidification simulation was performed to ensure that the redesigned component ... Read More

Demonstration - Inspire

Carolina Lara Silva - Technical Specialist Aerospace, Altair

Live Q&A

Unleash the full power of simulation by exploring the behavior of your products in any possible working condition to maximize performance and improve robustness. Through examples and best practices, find out how Altair SimLab based easy-to-use Multiphysics solutions can inject innovation, and how our unique token-based licensing model makes it highly cost-effective.

Session Introduction

Daniel Czepiel - Endego Poland

Expert Chat: Handling Multiphysics Workflows with CAD associativity in Altair SimLab

Ashish Sridhar - Product Manager SimLab Electromagnetics, Altair

Moderator: Katelyn Hunter – Solution Engineer, Altair

How BeonD Identifies Cell Thermal Runaway Behavior with SimLab

Luigi Scrimieri - CAE Specialist Engineer, BeonD

This study presents an analysis of the numerical-experimental correlation of thermal runaway tests on single cells performed utilizing an Accelerating Rate Calorimeter (ARC). The experimental approach encompassed the measurement of cell parameters during the overheating.
Numerical results acquired via computational simulations were juxtaposed with experimental data to gauge the model’s accuracy. Correlation analysis unveiled a favorable concordance between predicted and observed outcomes, thus substantiating the numerical model’s efficacy in forecasting cell thermal runaway.
This methodology holds promise for ... Read More

Comparison of Flange Stress Calculated by ASME Design Code & FEM using SimLab

Jongseung Kim - Senior Engineer HD, Hyundai Construction Equipment

Using SimLab, reliability was verified by comparing analysis results using Altair Solver for comparison of flange stress with manual analysis results applying the formula of ASME.

Demonstration - SimLab use Cases (Structures, Thermal, Electronics, Motor)

D V Siddharth – SimLab Specialist – Electronics, Altair
Bharadwaj Gundepudi – Senior Application Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

With a SDFM approach, product designers can be confident in their chosen manufacturing method because design flaws can be detected much earlier and corrected before any physical prototyping has to be done. In this session find out how to plan for the manufacturing process & understanding critical parameters, Defects and issues, and challenges. Also, ideas of enhancing your manufacturing process, targeting, improved Yield, optimal energy, lowering wastage, improve tool life and enhance production quality for Forming/Stamping and Casting

Session Introduction

Valmir Fleischmann - VirtualCAE, Brazil

Expert Chat: Simulation-Driven Design for Manufacturing

Ravi Kunju - Chief Product and Strategy Officer, Altair
Moderator: Simone Bonino - VP of Business Development Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

This presentation delivers challenges faced by SMBs in Manufacturing Sector. Inflation and margin pressure, supply chain disruption, sustainability and ESG pressure, talent management, and Competition and Speed of Market.

Identifying Shrinkage Porosity and Reducing Physical try-outs using Inspire Cast​

Marcela Molinari Rathsan​ - Responsible for Metallurgical Laboratory, FAIG

This study carried out at FAI Fundição de Aço Inox aimed to streamline the design and manufacturing process of casting dies for an ASTM A 297 Grade HN steel component via gravity casting, using furan resin as the mold material. The project used Inspire Cast for virtual simulation in order to predict possible defects during the tool design phase. By simulating the casting process, shrinkage porosity was accurately predicted, making it easier to make decisions about the design concept. The ... Read More

Manufacturing Feasibility / Process Simulation with Altair Inspire Form

Gökhan Cetinkaya - CEO - Presskon Engineering, GmbH

In our Presentation, we present a case study of how we integrated FEM simulation into our Workflow. In today’s competitive environment, Tool & Die Design Offices must continuously improve their design and manufacturing processes to stay ahead of the competition. FEM simulation can help design engineers optimize their workflow, reduce costs, and improve product quality.

Demonstrations

Inspire Form: Hariharasudhan Palaniswamy – Senior Program Manager, Altair

Inspire Cast: Martin Solina – Vice President, Inspire Manufacturing Solutions, Altair

Inspire PolyFoam: Milan Raval – Senior Solution Engineer, Altair

Inspire Extrude: Chaitanya Logade – Solutions Engineer, Altair

Live Q&A

Networking Break + Booth Visits