DraftSight
Fee to participate is $350 and includes a FREE 12-month subscription to DraftSight Professional (valued at $199), a powerful 2D CAD design and drafting solution with productivity tools and an API. See more details below.
DRAFTSIGHT LIVE AT SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2017  |  FEBRUARY 6-7, 2017  |  LOS ANGELES CONVENTION CENTER, LOS ANGELES, CA

Join us at DraftSight LIVE to learn about industry trends, innovation, see live product demos, attend technical presentations and connect with like-minded people.

DraftSight is a professional-grade 2D design and drafting solution that's part of Dassault Systémes SOLIDWORKS ecosystem. You will want to attend DraftSight LIVE if you are an architect, engineer, construction service provider, professional CAD user, designer, educator, or hobbyist.

What's in it for you?

DraftSight LIVE – For just $350, you’ll:

  • Receive a 12-month subscription to DraftSight Professional (valued at $199) – a powerful 2D CAD design and drafting solution with productivity tools and an API.
  • Attend a packed agenda with product demos and technical presentations about 2D design, DraftSight APIs, DraftSight tips and tricks, product updates, and more.
  • Experience innovative products and services that will help you make great design happen at the SOLIDWORKS World Partner Pavilion.
  • Grow your professional network by connecting with users who want to learn more about DraftSight and are passionate about CAD.
  • Attend the SOLIDWORKS World special event – a night of fun and entertainment.

Agenda

February 6 Monday
February 7 Tuesday

Monday, February 6, 2017

7:00AM - 7:00PM DraftSight LIVE Registration
6:00PM - 8:00PM
Evening Reception/cocktails

Join us at the SOLIDWORKS World Partner Pavilion and experience innovative products and services that will help you make great design happen. It’s packed with live demos, product showcases, opportunities to network, and chances to win cool prizes!

Tuesday, February 7, 2017

7:00AM - 8:15AM
South Hall H & J, LACC
Breakfast
7:00AM - 7:00PM
South Hall Lobby, LACC
Registration
8:30AM - 10:00AM
South Hall K, LACC
SOLIDWORKS World General Session
10:00AM - 10:30AM Break
10:30AM - 12:00PM
DraftSight LIVE - General Session

Event opening

12:00PM - 1:30PM
South Hall H & J, LACC
Lunch
1:30PM - 2:30PM
Technical Sessions
Why should you upgrade to DraftSight Professional, a powerful 2D CAD design and drafting solution that includes productivity tools and an API?

Tejashree Upasani, Senior QA Engineer, 3DPLM Software Solutions Ltd.

Get an overview of the features in DraftSight Professional and how they can optimize your experience with DraftSight, enhancing your productivity and efficiency with the product.

The Essentials of DraftSight for the SOLIDWORKS User

Josh Altergott, Support Manager, Computer Aided Technology, LLC
George Brañes, Application Engineer, Computer Aided Technology, LLC

Get started with DraftSight: choose the option that's best for you, review the installation process, create new files, work with 2D legacy files, and move 2D data from DraftSight to SOLIDWORKS.

2:30PM - 2:45PM Break
2:45PM - 3:45PM
Technical Sessions
DraftSight - All about SOLIDWORKS PDM Integration and PDF Task conversion

Ravi Ranglani, Sr Technical Support Engineer, 3DPLM Software Solutions Limited
Anil Kumar Dometi, Sr Technical Support Engineer, 3DPLM Software Solutions Limited

Learn how to install and configure the SOLIDWORKS PDM Add-in for DraftSight, and about the DraftSight APIs (Application Program Interface) being used in Task Conversion scripts and how to modify them.

The DraftSight Toolbox and Tips and tricks

John Nolin, Technical Representative, SolidXperts

Learn about the functionality of the DraftSight Toolbox and other productivity-boosting tips and tricks for DraftSight.

3:45PM - 4:30PM Break
4:30PM - 6:00PM
Technical Sessions
A view from the top: The influence of CAD on roofing decisions and management

Charles Jr. Crowley, President/principal, C. E. Crowley & Associates, Inc.

Get a unique perspective from an Independent commercial/industry consultant on how the top of the construction world uses CAD/BIM.

Turbocharge DraftSight using the powerful API!

Ram Chilukuri, Software Development Manager, Dassault Systèmes, SOLIDWORKS

Learn how to enhance your productivity, automate existing work flows and integrate DraftSight with other applications in your organization using the powerful and customizable DraftSight APIs.

7:30PM - 10:30PM
Special Event

A night of fun and entertainment.

Exhibit in the SOLIDWORKS

World Partner Pavilion

If you’d like to exhibit at the SOLIDWORKS World Partner Pavilion and have a product or service that is valuable to the design community that attends SOLIDWORKS World, send an email to Wendy Anderson (wanderson@nthdegree.com) for more information.

EXHIBIT AT THE SOLIDWORKS WORLD PARTNER PAVILION