SWUGN Technical Summit – NASHVILLE

The SolidWorks User Group Network (SWUGN) will be holding a SWUGN Technical Summit September 20, 2011 in Nashville, TN. This is a can’t miss event for any SolidWorks User in North Alabama!

This one-day training and networking event is hosted by the SolidWorks User Group Network and features technical presentations by SolidWorks Program Managers and local SolidWorks experts. Two technical tracks include sessions on general SolidWorks functionality and specialty sessions on such topics as PhotoView360, PDMWorks, and Simulation.

The cost is only $40.00 and includes sessions and meals.


Scheduled to appear:

Ricky Jordan – Dynetics

Gary Hall – Stanley Associates

Brian McElyea – Intuitive Research and Technology

Steve Uptain – Central Alabama SolidWorks User Group

Rustin Webster – Intuitive Research and Technology

Jeremy Clark – Intuitive Research and Technology

Nicole Walden – Chattanooga SolidWorks User Group

Lyle Fischer – Capvidia

John Milbery – DS SolidWorks

Richard Doyle – SolidWorks Corporation



7:30am – 8:00am Registration opens/Breakfast

8:00am – 8:45am Opening session, orientation

8:45am – 10:00am Session 1A – Sketching in SolidWorks

Session 1B – SolidWorks Simulation

10:15am – 11:30am Session 2A – Drawing Practices and ASME Y14.5

Session 2B Р TBD

11:30am – 12:30pm Lunch

12:30pm – 1:45pm Session 3A – Assembly Tips and Tricks

Session 3B – Multi-Body Modeling in SolidWorks

2:00pm – 3:15pm Session 4A – Advanced Surfacing in SolidWorks

Session 4B – Using the Property Tab Builder

3:30pm – 4:45pm Session 5A – Working with Imported Models

Session 5B – What’s REALLY New/Tips for SolidWorks 2011


Don’t miss out on this chance to experience an event similar to SolidWorks World – but without all the travel!

If you have any questions about the event, feel free to let me know. I hope to see you there!

September 2011 NASWUG-RSA Meeting Announcement

The North Alabama SolidWorks Users Group (NASWUG) is proud to announce our September 2011 NASWUG-RSA meeting. The meeting will be held Tuesday September 13, 2011 from 11:00am to 1:00pm at the Redstone Bowling Lanes on the grounds of the Redstone Arsenal. This is located just to the right when coming in the Patton Road Gate. Click HERE for a Google Map of the Meeting Location.

Join us for a SolidWorks Assembly Tips and Tricks Presentation! The presentation will be given by longtime NASWUG member and officer Brian McElyea. It is a preview of his upcoming presentation for the Nashville SWUGN Summit.

Lunch will be provided.

Please remember that you MUST provide your own credentials to access the Redstone Arsenal. If you have any questions regarding this, please let us know.

RSVP for the event today by following the link below to sign up on our online registration form.


Don’t miss your opportunity to network with fellow SolidWorks users, gain valuable information, get free food, and pick up some cool prizes!