2017 International HEEDS Conference

Optimize This! 2017 International HEEDS Conference will be held at the Holiday Inn Munich City Centre. Below is the agenda subject to change.
Monday, June 19
18:00 - 21:00 Welcome Reception (Foyer Grosser Saal)
Tuesday, June 20
07:00 - 08:00 BREAKFAST (Restaurant Grat)
08:00 - 08:30 REGISTRATION (Foyer Grosser Saal)
08:30 - 08:40 Opening Remarks - Jean-Pierre Roux, Director of HEEDS European Business Development
08:40 - 09:00 Driving Innovation: Why Design Exploration and Why Now? - Angelo Flemings, VP of HEEDS Business Development
09:00 - 09:30 Design Exploration: STAR and HEEDS for Combustion System Development - Volkswagen AG
09:30 - 10:00 A New Wave of Design Space Exploration in Japan - Industries and Applications - Siemens Japan
10:00 - 10:30 MORNING BREAK (Exhibitor Hall)
10:30 - 11:00 Exploring Suspension Systems Using Analytical Methods for Critical Load-Cases - Ford-Werke GmbH
11:00 - 11:30 Design Exploration of Passenger Individual Air Nozzles - Airbus Operations GmbH
11:30 - 12:00 Diesel Engine Design Exploration Through Virtual Calibration - University of Modena and Reggio Emilia
12:00 - 13:30 LUNCH (Restaurant Grat)
13:30 - 14:00 Design Exploration of Powertrain Installation - China Euro Vehicle Technology (CEVT)
14:00 - 14:30 Development and Automated Design Exploration of a Novel DLN Hydrogen Combustion Technology for Gas Turbine Applications - B&B-AGEMA GmbH
14:30 - 15:00 Design Exploration for Performance of a Heat Exchanger - Valeo Thermal Systems
15:00 - 15:30 AFTERNOON BREAK (Exhibitor Hall)
15:30 - 16:00 System Simulation Model Calibration for Railroad Switches/Turnouts - Siemens AG Corporate Technology
16:00 - 16:30 Beam Optics Design Exploration of Thermionic Emitter Cathodes in an X-Ray Tube - Varex Imaging
16:30 - 17:15 Expanding the Role and Application of Design Exploration - Ranny Sidhu, VP of HEEDS Product Development
17:15 - 17:45 Conference Wrap-Up - Angelo Flemings
18:00 - 21:00 COCKTAILS & DINNER (Restaurant Grat)
Wednesday, June 21
08:00 - 09:00 BREAKFAST (Restaurant Grat)
09:00 - 12:00 HEEDS 101 Basic Training (Forum 2) - optional
12:00 - 13:00 LUNCH (Restaurant Grat)
13:00 - 17:00 HEEDS 101 Basic Training (Forum 2) - optional
Thursday, June 22
08:00 - 09:00 BREAKFAST (Restaurant Grat)
09:00 - 12:00 HEEDS 201 Advanced Training (Forum 6) - optional
12:00 - 13:00 LUNCH (Restaurant Grat)
13:00 - 17:00 HEEDS 201 Advanced Training (Forum 6) - optional