Upcoming Webinars
Live Upcoming CADD Edge Webinars

Upcoming Webinars
SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD, Simulation, Enterprise PDM, Composer, Electrical, Mechanical Conceptual & Inspection Webinars

CADD Edge offers regularly scheduled webinars. These webinars cover SOLIDWORKS basics and design process fundamentals. Learn how to increase the accuracy and reliability of your product designs with SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD Software, optimize the design and development process with SOLIDWORKS Simulation, communicate and display design concepts more effectively through Composer, and manage and share your design data anywhere with SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM.

SOLIDWORKS Electrical Series: Customizing Electrical Reports
August 14, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Take advantage of one of the most time saving features of SOLIDWORKS Electrical by making it your very own! In this presentation we’ll see how to add/remove columns, sort/break by property value, and streamline report drawing creation!
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Introduction to SOLIDWORKS 3D Mechanical CAD
August 26, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
In this webinar, we’ll take a look at how SOLIDWORKS can provide a complete solution to help you create more powerful and accurate designs in less time.  We’ll show you how easy SOLIDWORKS 3D modeling software is to use, and will demonstrate how to create detailed production quality parts, assemblies, and drawings. You'll also learn about utilizing FEA (Finite Element Analysis) through SOLIDWORKS Simulation to ensure your designs will stand up to their vigorous real-world requirements before you even reach the prototype stage. Finally, we’ll teach you how to more accurately track your revisions and workflows, and generate assembly instructions concurrently with the design process, saving you from tedious rework once the design is finalized.
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SOLIDWORKS Sketching Tips & Tricks
August 28, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Create sketches much faster and smarter with a whole bunch of fun tricks, speed tips, and automation methods.
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Going With the Flow of It with SOLIDWORKS Plastics
September 2, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
We'll look at how to set up a SOLIDWORKS Plastics simulation. You'll learn all the basics you'll need to get it done right the first time, then we'll dive farther than ever before into some of the coolest options!
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Simulation Proof Series 1: Static Testing on Simple Parts and Assemblies
September 4, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
This series will go over comparisons between real prototypes and the SOLIDWORKS Simulation package. Examples will include stresses, displacements, temperatures, and dynamic responses.
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ECAD to MCAD – A Simple Integration
September 4, 2014 - 1:00pm - 2:00pm
Please join us for this free webinar to learn about ECAD to MCAD Integration. We will be utilizing the power of Altium Designer to “fit check” a circuit board into an enclosure and will demonstrate the LIVE design rule checking of the 3D bodies that can enable you to instantly fix clearance/collision issues. Once we know the circuit board can fit into the enclosure, we will proceed to route the board and push the completed board into SOLIDWORKS. During this demonstration, we will show you how Desktop EDA pushes the Altium designed board, including the traces and silk screen text, into SOLIDWORKS in the native SOLIDWORKS format.
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Spending Too Much Time Waiting for Prototypes or Photographs?
September 9, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
How much time do you spend waiting around for prototypes to be made or for photos to be taken, only to find out there was a mistake?  Discover how you can eliminate that wasted time with SOLIDWORKS Composer.  Watch how easily we can create content without the worry of future design changes.
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Simulation Proof Series 2: Thermal Testing with Heat Sinks and Fans
September 11, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
This series will go over comparisons between real prototypes and the SOLIDWORKS Simulation package. Examples will include stresses, displacements, temperatures, and dynamic responses.
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Remote Access for SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM
September 16, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
One important requirement for many PDM users is the ability to access data access from outside the company network.  There are multiple ways to access a SOLIDWORKS Enterprise PDM vault remotely. We will review the factors involved (e.g. needs and access rights) so the optimal access method  (e.g. basic VPN, mobile Web 2.0, etc.) can be selected and implemented.
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Simulation Proof Series 3: Dyanmic Testing with Motion, Flow, and Vibration
September 18, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
This series will go over comparisons between real prototypes and the SOLIDWORKS Simulation package. Examples will include stresses, displacements, temperatures, and dynamic responses.
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Collaboration Made Easy for Mechanical and Electronic Design Engineers
September 23, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Designing mechanical designs in conjunction with electronic designers can be tricky, but with SOLIDWORKS there are many ways to automate this process. We’ll cover a typical design workflow from design concept to a fully-functional model, while ensuring the mechanical design is always in sync with the electronic design. Included will be a look at some great tools to make this transition a simple process, as well as some typical best practices when working on these designs.
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Assemblies: To Build or Not to Build
September 25, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
In this webinar we'll look at best practices for creating and managing assemblies in SOLIDWORKS.
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Create Inspection Documentation in Seconds with SOLIDWORKS Inspection
September 30, 2014 - 10:00am - 11:00am
Ever have to balloon a print for Inspection? In this webinar, we will look at how SOLIDWORKS Inspection will make that painful task a breeze. We’ll also take a look at how SOLIDWORKS Inspection can integrate with CMM and digital measurements, such as digital calipers or drop gages.
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