Detlef Schneider

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Dr. Detlef Schneider joined Altair in 1997, and supported Altair’s optimization technology and championed various other support and sales roles. In 2006, he was appointed to Managing Director of Altair GmbH in Germany. He joined Altair’s solver development unit in 2011 as a Senior Vice President in Irvine, California. Since 2014, Dr. Schneider is responsible for Altair’s operations in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA). He holds a doctorate degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Karlsruhe in Germany.

How Technology and Design Converge

“If you always do what you always did, you will always get what you always got.” (A. Einstein). Engineers are nerds. Designers are hipsters. How are they supposed to mix? The first ones see numbers and squares to calculate. The … Read More

2015 European ATC Presentations Available!

The 8th European Altair Technology Conference took place in Paris this year from September 29th to October 1st. It was a remarkable event featuring over 100 impressive keynote and technical presentations and bringing together 650 engineers and simulation experts from … Read More

Taking enterprise to the cloud and tapping HPC

Recently, the team and I spoke with Digital Manufacturing Report to discuss the ways manufacturers’ growing reliance on CAE is challenging the industry to continue to evolve its software offerings. Driving factors like innovations in HPC and cloud technology are … Read More