Keynotes Announced for 2015 Americas Altair Technology Conference

We are excited to host the 2015 Americas Altair Technology Conference (ATC) at the heart of global engineering and manufacturing innovation – Detroit! At the ATC, industry experts and professionals will gather to exchange knowledge, solutions, ideas and stories to solve engineering and business challenges. The conference provides an invaluable opportunity to establish networks with industry peers and gain valuable practical experience.

The conference will take place from May 5th to May 7th at the Ford Motor Company Conference and Event Center in Dearborn, Mich.   The keynote speakers and agenda for the event were recently announced. Focusing on a variety of topics including performance optimization, lightweight design, lead-time reduction, access to new technology, and cloud solutions, the event will  feature a series of breakout sessions with presentations from a distinguished group of industry professionals as well as hands-on workshops.

Notable presenters include:

Mike Whitens, Director of Vehicle and Enterprise Sciences, Ford Motor Company

Kevin Kerrigan, Senior Vice President of Automotive Office, Michigan Economic Development Corporation

Franck Mouriaux, General Manager of Structure, RUAG Space

Ken Dudley, Senior Researcher, NASA Langley Research Center

Stewart Moore, Principal Engineer, General Dynamics Electric Boat

“The ATC is where the next generation of innovation begins for transportation, aerospace, home appliances, electronics, architecture, scientific research, consumer goods and scores of other products and processes that can benefit from simulation-driven design, optimization and data analytics,” Altair CEO Jim Scapa said in a recent press release. “This is the one place where many of the most successful scientists and designers in North America meet to acquaint each other with new methods and applications for using simulation to improve our world.”

Dozens of partner companies supported the ATC series in 2013 and 2014. Learn more about the benefits of attending, and how you can participate in the event. Mark your calendars, register today, and stay connected for future updates!

Biba A. Bedi

Biba A. Bedi

Director Corporate Communications and Client Relations at Altair
Biba has a background in business operations support functions of contract program management, human resources, key financial operations, marketing and communications. She joined Altair as a result of Altair’s acquisition of EMSS in 2014 and her current role of Director Corporate Communications and Client Relations includes management, coordination and production of the global Success Story pipeline, authoring success stories for HyperWorks®, content production support and author relations management for Altair Corporate magazine Concept to Reality (C2R), development of press releases, Altair newsletter A60 production, support integration and advancement of blog and social media strategy. She is the Corporate/Americas media POC, as well as presenter liaison for corporate technology conferences. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts from St. Bede’s College (Himachal Pradesh University), in Shimla, India.
Biba A. Bedi
Biba A. Bedi

About Biba A. Bedi

Biba has a background in business operations support functions of contract program management, human resources, key financial operations, marketing and communications. She joined Altair as a result of Altair’s acquisition of EMSS in 2014 and her current role of Director Corporate Communications and Client Relations includes management, coordination and production of the global Success Story pipeline, authoring success stories for HyperWorks®, content production support and author relations management for Altair Corporate magazine Concept to Reality (C2R), development of press releases, Altair newsletter A60 production, support integration and advancement of blog and social media strategy. She is the Corporate/Americas media POC, as well as presenter liaison for corporate technology conferences. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts from St. Bede’s College (Himachal Pradesh University), in Shimla, India.