Events & Webinars

Stay up-to-speed on a wide variety of essential topics with events and webinars presented by certified experts, that your staff can easily attend.

Upcoming Webinars

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CAMWorks For Mill-Turn Join us to machine a complex motorcycle grip from start to finish! With increased adoption of Mill-Turn machinery there has been a rapid rise in customers needing this capability in their CAM system. Learn how to program this hybrid technology using CAMWorks Milling Professional, entirely within the SOLIDWORKS interface. Machine setup will be covered.Jan 21, 202110:30am CST1 hour
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What's New in SOLIDWORKS 2021 Learn about the new user-requested features in SOLIDWORKS and 3DEXPERIENCE 2021, as well as improved performance and quality enhancements to help you transform your product designs. See how these platforms transformed companies including Square Robot.

Square Robot - Growing with SOLIDWORKS 2021
Square Robot develops and builds autonomous underwater vehicles (AUV’s) specializing in non-destructive testing (NDT) and inspection. Our groundbreaking technology performs precise and reliable testing in harsh, unsafe environments, which lowers the need for human intervention, increases operational efficiency, and enhances safety, all while reducing costs. Headquartered in Boston, Square Robot began in 2016 by providing an innovative NDT/Inspection platform to the oil and gas industry for in-service, above-ground storage tank inspection. But that is only the starting point. Our platform’s ability to accurately and efficiently inspect complex structures in inhospitable environments without human intervention has wide ranging significance and applicability across the subsea inspection and commercial shipping industry.

AGENDA
1:30 - 2:15 pm SOLIDWORKS CAD
2:15 – 2:30 pm Q&A
2:30 – 3:15 pm SOLIDWORKS Portfolio
3:15 – 3:30 pm Q&A
3:30 – 4:15 pm 3DEXPERIENCE
4:15 – 4:30 pm Q&A


Jan 21, 20211:30pm CST3 hours
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Automate Your Engineering Processes Data management doesn't have to be complex. In this introductory webinar, learn how small to medium sized companies can benefit from data management solutions and be up and running in as little as one week. We will discuss how you can leverage your product data to be more productive by working faster and more accurately. You will learn how to:
-Track design changes
-Store revision history
-Avoid duplicate files
-Avoid accidental deletions and data loss
Jan 26, 202110:30am CST1 hour
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Schematic Design Made Easy Why now is the perfect time to take a first, or second, or third look at SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic.

Thinking about making a change to your electrical design processes this year? Tune in to see the evolution of SOLIDWORKS Electrical from 2012 to 2020. See why now is the perfect time to adapt a new schematic capture software for your business.

You'll learn:
- Recent major updates to the software
- Downstream productivity enhancements
- Future vision for intelligent schematics integrated into your processes
Jan 26, 20212:00pm CST1 hour
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Power Hour: Quick Start Training to Plastics Simulation Join the GSC simulation team as we go through an introduction to SOLIDWORKS Plastics! This webinar will give a taste of what the Plastics tool has to offer. You will come away with an understanding of how to get your feet wet with the tool and how you can use SOLIDWORKS Plastics to optimize your injection molding applications.

Topics include:
-Filling Analysis
-Packaging Analysis
-Cooling Time Optimization
-Solid & Shell Meshes
-Injection Locations
-Polymer Materials
-Fiber Orientation
-Weld Lines
-Air Traps
-Venting
Jan 28, 20212:00pm CST1 hour
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Data Management Made Easy Data management doesn't have to be complex! In this introductory webinar, learn how small-to-medium-sized companies can benefit from data management solutions -- and be up and running in as little as one week. We'll discuss how you can leverage the product data you already have to make you more productive, helping you work faster and more accurately. You will learn how to:
-Track design changes effortlessly
-Store revision history automatically
-Avoid creating duplicate files
-Avoid accidental deletions and data loss
Feb 4, 202110:30am CST1 hour
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Accurate Mold Analysis & Plastics Simulation: PCI Customer Case Study Plastic Components, Inc. (PCI) is one of the prominent injection molders in the Milwaukee area. Come hear from PCI themselves about how SOLIDWORKS Plastics and their partnership with GSC has helped them provide better service and quality parts to their customers. In this webinar, PCI will discuss in detail how they evaluated these analysis and simulation tools, and ultimately came to the decision of choosing SOLIDWORKS and GSC as strategic partners to their business.
Feb 4, 20212:00pm CST30 minutes
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Schematic Design Made Easy Now is the perfect time to take a first, or second, or third look at SOLIDWORKS Electrical Schematic.

Thinking about making a change to your electrical design processes this year? Tune in to see the evolution of SOLIDWORKS Electrical from 2012 to 2020. See why now is the perfect time to adapt a new schematic capture software for your business.

You'll learn:
- Recent major updates to the software
- Downstream productivity enhancements
- Future vision for intelligent schematics integrated into your processes
Feb 16, 20212:00pm CST1 hour
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Power Hour: Quick Start Training to Plastics Simulation Join the GSC simulation team as we go through an introduction to SOLIDWORKS Plastics! This webinar will give a taste of what the Plastics tool has to offer. You will come away with an understanding of how to get your feet wet with the tool and how you can use SOLIDWORKS Plastics to optimize your injection molding applications.

Topics include:
-Filling Analysis
-Packaging Analysis
-Cooling Time Optimization
-Solid & Shell Meshes
-Injection Locations
-Polymer Materials
-Fiber Orientation
-Weld Lines
-Air Traps
-Venting
Feb 17, 20212:00pm CST1 hour
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Changing Manufacturing With Markforged Composites Markforged is uniquely different than any other additive manufacturing technology today. Learn how Markforged additive manufacturing can complement your current workflow, accelerate production, and reduce lead times. Hear how Markforged can easily make your business more flexible in an ever-changing manufacturing landscape and save over 90% on tooling and fixturing costs. This webinar will also cover composite materials.

Feb 18, 202110:30am CST1 hour
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Advanced Simulation Tools for Optimizing Part Design Today’s consumer demands such as safety, durability, quality, comfort - to name a few - are influencing the products around us. Discover how innovative design exploration leads to virtual design testing and prototypes.

In this webinar, we’ll take a look at real-life products and how they were optimized using simulation results. Highlights include:
- Topology optimization
- Life expectancy
- Shape optimization
Feb 18, 20212:00pm CST1 hour
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Power Hour: Decals in Visualize In this session, we’ll learn to create and apply decals in SOLIDWORKS Visualize, exploring mapping and other options to apply art to your models. We’ll explore settings like blend texture and alpha, as well as an application or two for decals you may not have thought of. After all, decals aren’t about making “stickers;” they showcase your brand to consumers! Feb 22, 202110:00am CST1 hour
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Going Paperless with SOLIDWORKS MBD Learn how you can use SOLIDWORKS Model-Based Definition (MBD) to communicate Product Manufacturing Information (PMI) in today's digital world. Communicate more coherently than ever before with views that aren't locked to the page. Learn about live rotation, sectioning, markup, and measuring, all from Model-Based Drawings.Feb 23, 202110:00am CST1 hour
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Painless Quality Control with SOLIDWORKS Inspection Join us for an introductory webinar to learn how SOLIDWORKS Inspection can save you time and reduce errors in your Quality Department.
With SOLIDWORKS Inspection, you can automatically balloon entire projects in minutes, easily manage changes and revisions, export to Excel reports, and more!
Feb 23, 20212:00pm CST1 hour
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Power Hour: Creating Animations in SOLIDWORKS Composer Learn how to use SOLIDWORKS Composer to create animations of SOLIDWORKS models. We’ll learn how to work with the timeline and keys to move objects and change appearances to create dynamic animations for instructional and marketing purposes.Feb 24, 202110:00am CST1 hour
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Learn the Basics of Rendering with SOLIDWORKS Visualize SOLIDWORKS Visualize is a world-class rendering tool, allowing anyone to create photo-quality pictures and videos of your SOLIDWORKS designs. Whether you're looking to spice up your marketing materials or present material and color choices to a client, you can do so easily before any parts go into production.

In this session we will cover the basics of rendering, including material appearances, 'camera' settings, and choosing appropriate lighting. We will also talk about the differences between SOLIDWORKS Visualize Premium and SOLIDWORKS Visualize Standard which are included with any SOLIDWORKS Professional or Premium license.
Feb 25, 202110:00am CST1 hour
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Turn Data into Dynamic Graphics with SOLIDWORKS Composer Do you create technical publications, assembly instructions, or operations manuals? SOLIDWORKS Composer is an easy-to-use tool that will help you create powerful and dynamic content for your publications. Together we will learn how SOLIDWORKS Composer easily creates that content, and how to quickly make changes when updates are needed, without having to start over.Feb 25, 20212:00pm CST1 hour
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Making Supply Chain Robust - HP Webinar
Webinar

Making Your Supply Chain More Robust with HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D Printing Technology

Safeguard your supply chain and decrease risks – learn how with HP Multi Jet Fusion 3D Printing technology. This webinar introduces additive manufacturing technology for bridge production and the advantages it provides.

Date: Tuesday, January 26
Time: 1:00 PM CST
Duration: 1 hour

HP 5200 Series Printers
Webinar

HP 3D Printing Virtual Tour

Join us on this session to learn about HP Multi Jet Fusion Technology and how the HP 3D Printing End-to-End Process works, from file preparation to post processing.

Date: Thursday, February 4
Time: 12:00 PM CST
Duration: 1 hour

HP 3D Printing post processing webinar
Webinar

Ask the Experts Everything You've Ever Wanted to Know About 3D Printing: Post-Processing

Do you have questions about additive manufacturing? Join our live session of ‘Ask the Experts’ during which we dive into your most frequently asked questions on the topic of post-processing as it relates to HP's technology.

Date: Thursday, February 25
Time: 11:00 AM CST
Duration: 1 hour

SOLIDWORKS 2021 Square Robot
SOLIDWORKS 2021 Premiere

Learn the new user-requested features in SOLIDWORKS 2021 as well as improved performance and quality enhancements.