Oct 17, 2011: DS SolidWorks Announces SolidWorks Skills Design Competition for Engineering Students

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New Delhi, INDIA, October 14th, 2011 – Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp. (DS
comprehensive 3D design solutions provider today announced the commencement of an
innovative skills competition- “SolidWorks Skills Design Competition” aimed at
the engineering community. It provides an information sharing platform to
budding engineers from across the world to exchange creative ideas and tips for
efficient and accurate designing.


This engaging competition would
put to test the ability of young engineers to devise new designing methods
which are innovative, accurate, effective and efficient. All engineering
students above eighteen years of age pursuing full time degree courses from
India, Australia, South Korea, New Zealand, Singapore, Thailand and Malaysia
are eligible participants for the contest.


Announcing the launch of the “SolidWorks
Skills Design Competition” Sharon Toh, General Manager, South Asia Pac/Korea Dassault Systèmes SolidWorks Corp. said-
“Designing forms a significant and inherent part of any engineering marvel. Globally,
the CAD industry is witnessing an exponential growth which has led to a surge
in the demand for engineering designers who are innovative, efficient and can
create highly accurate designs. With this contest, we aim to tap the potential
of the young engineering community and nurture their talent and prepare them
for the evolving designing needs of the industry.”


The registration for the
competition opened on October 1st, 2011 and would continue till November 5th, 2011.
The participants would go through two rigorous selection rounds (Country and
Regional) and would be assessed by an esteemed panel of jury comprising leading
industry veterans and SolidWorks team.


The Country level round announced
on October 5th, 2011 would evaluate the participant’s ability to build an
assembly using SolidWorks® 3D design software. The date and venue for
participation would be informed to the registered students by email. Twelve shortlisted
candidates from each of the six countries would then participate on a global
level in the Regional competition to be held on 28th November, 2011
in Singapore. Lots of amazing prizes to be won, the country level competition
winner would receive a SolidWorks Student Edition Software license (12months)
and SolidWorks Backpack and Gifts. The Regional Competition winners would be
commemorated with attractive prizes including an economy round trip ticket to SolidWorks
World 2012 to be held in San Diego, California, a Conference fee & Accommodation
during SolidWorks World 2012 and a Samsung NF210-A01 Netbook. The second prize
winner has the same privileges excluding the Samsung Netbook and the Third
prize is an Apple iPad 2 32 GB with Wi Fi. To know more register here: www.solidworkscompetition.com



About Dassault Systèmes

As a world leader in 3D and Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) solutions, Dassault Systèmes brings value to more than 130,000 customers in 80 countries. A pioneer in the 3D software market since 1981, Dassault Systèmes develops and markets PLM application software and services that support industrial processes and provide a 3D vision of the entire lifecycle of products from conception to maintenance to recycling. The Dassault Systèmes portfolio consists of CATIA for designing the virtual product – SolidWorks for 3D mechanical design – DELMIA for virtual production – SIMULIA for virtual testing – ENOVIA for global collaborative lifecycle management, and 3DVIA for online 3D lifelike experiences. For more information, visit http://www.3ds.com/.


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