Molly Heskitt

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As Senior Director of Business Development for Altair, Molly has global responsibility for the electronics and maritime industries. She works with global electronics and maritime companies and industry experts and organizations to help align the company’s advanced technologies to address industries-specific challenges, with the goal of making Altair’s customers the most competitive. Prior to joining Altair, Molly was an Associate Professor in China, where she conducted research and taught courses with a heavy emphasis on product design and manufacturing engineering. She joined Altair in 2000 and held various engineering roles prior to assuming her current position. Molly holds a Master of Science degree in Manufacturing Engineering from Jilin University in China, and a Master of Science in Mechanical Engineering from Wayne State University in Michigan, USA.

Featured Event: 2014 Taiwan ATCx in Taipei

A regional Altair Technology Conference (ATC) series event, or ATCx, is scheduled to take place at the GIS NTU Convention Center in Taipei, Taiwan July 31, 2014. Entitled Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE) Drives Design, the event will focus on how the … Read More

New Material? No Problem.

“How can we maintain our competitiveness in the marketplace?” Household appliance manufacturers are constantly asking themselves this question, and all are searching for ways to enhance quality while reducing production and material costs. However, manufacturing sophistication requires significant investment in … Read More

Simulation-Driven Design for Electronics

The electronics industry faces a myriad of challenges, from integrating the latest technology to contending with fickle and rapidly changing consumer preferences. A company’s top priority is to shorten time-to-market while reducing costs and ensuring high quality, reliability, and durability … Read More