Workshop
Innovations in aerospace using design exploration


Date and Location
March 20, 2017 | 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Courtyard Seattle Bellevue/Redmond, 14615 NE 29th Place, Bellevue, WA (add to calendar)
March 21, 2017 | 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Embassy Suites Santa Clara Silicon Valley, 2885 Lakeside Drive, Santa Clara, CA (add to calendar)
March 22, 2017 | 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Embassy Suites by Hilton Palmdale, 39375 5th St. West, Palmdale, CA (add to calendar)
March 23, 2017 | 5:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
Courtyard Denver Cherry Creek, 1475 S. Colorado Blvd., Denver, CO (add to calendar)


Join us for an after-hours networking event where you will learn how to accelerate the pace of innovation in your organization through the application of computational methods and design space exploration. Hear from industry leaders who are successfully leveraging high-fidelity simulation to tackle complex engineering challenges and connect with peers and colleagues in your industry.

We are pleased to be joined by distinguished guest speakers such as Dr. Trong Bui from the NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center, Alex Stoll from Joby Aviation and Trevor Orr from Makani. Take a look at the agenda below to see who will be speaking at each of the locations. This is an event you don't want to miss!

Agenda

5:00 PM - 5:30 PM Registration and snacks
5:30 PM - 5:40 PM Welcome and Introductions
5:40 PM - 6:00 PM All locations: The impact of modern multidisciplinary design exploration on improving aircraft system design, Dr. Durrell Rittenberg, Siemens PLM
6:00 PM - 6:20 PM
  • Seattle: Design Exploration and Optimization of Lifting Bodies Using a Parametric Approach, Siemens PLM
  • Santa Clara: Object-oriented automation in STAR-CCM+® through Java: Reducing CFD latency in aero design evaluations with 500kB, Trevor Orr from Makani
  • Palmdale: Analysis of low-speed stall aerodynamics of a business jet's wing using STAR-CCM+ software, Dr. Trong Bui, NASA Armstrong Flight Research Center
  • Denver: Technology maturation of an engine air-brake using CFD: From aerodynamic concept to full-scale demonstration, ATA Engineering

6:20 PM - 6:35 PM Break (Refreshments provided by Siemens PLM)
6:35 PM - 6:55 PM
  • Seattle: STAR-CCM+ Results From the 3rd AIAA Propulsion Aerodynamics Workshop, Siemens PLM
  • Santa Clara: CFD Analyses of Innovative Electric Aircraft Designs,
    Alex Stoll, Joby Aviation
  • Palmdale: Design Exploration and Optimization of Lifting Bodies Using a Parametric Approach, Siemens PLM
  • Denver: Design Exploration and Optimization of Lifting Bodies Using a Parametric Approach, Siemens PLM

6:55 PM - 7:15 PM
  • Seattle: TBA
  • Santa Clara: Design Exploration and Optimization of Lifting Bodies Using a Parametric Approach, Siemens PLM, Siemens PLM
  • Palmdale: STAR-CCM+ Results From the 3rd AIAA Propulsion Aerodynamics Workshop, Siemens PLM
  • Denver: STAR-CCM+ Results From the 3rd AIAA Propulsion Aerodynamics Workshop, Siemens PLM

7:15 PM - 7:30 PM Q & A
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM Networking and social hour (refreshments provided by Siemens PLM)


Who Should Attend:
Engineers, design consultants, program and project managers and engineering leadership. Whether you currently run simulations or not, you will learn about approaches and results relevant to your day-to-day work. This event will show you how you can meet your design requirements by leveraging the most advanced simulation tools available today.

This event is free, but registration is required. Please complete the provided form to sign up for this event.