Post Event Report for 2017 ANSYS & R18.0 Update Seminar
Held at Singapore at National Supercomputing Centre (NSCC) on the 6th Apr 2017

6th Apr 2017, CAD-IT Consultants (Asia) Pte. Ltd, together with National Supercomputing Centre (NSCC) & Nvidia hosted the Pushing the Boundaries of Innovation: ANSYS R18 and the Power of HPC Seminar at NSCC. The event was attended by over 80 distinguished guests from many different industries across Singapore.

The conference was opened by Ms. Sarah Chan, CAD-IT’s Business Development Manager. She touched on CAD-IT’s drive to bridge the gap between the physical and digital worlds in the engineering landscape, and engineer revolutionary new products in a fast-changing world.

Guests of Honor, Leong Wai Meng, Deputy Director of NSCC and Mr Terence Chan, Business Development Lead, Govt Agencies and Enterprises, ASEAN, from Nvidia were invited to give speeches. Mr Leong Wai Meng presented on How ASPIRE1 can power users. While Mr Terence Chan presented on Accelerating ANSYS Simulation with NVIDIA GPUs and touched on the partnership between CAD-IT Consultants (Asia) Pte. Ltd and NVIDIA.

Dr. Zheng Boyu, Regional Technical Director of CAD-IT presented the keynote talk, elaborating on the capabilities and advantages of ANSYS’ latest release 18.0 and performance. Dr. Lee Yong Jiun, CAD-IT’s Technical Support Manager, presented a talk on ANSYS HPC & Performance Benchmarking with ASPIRE1.

This was followed by a concurrent technical track, where CAD-IT’s Technical Engineers presented an overview of R18 Update Features for Mechanical, Fluid Dynamics and Electromagnetic Solutions respectively.

To close off the event, our emcee for the day, Mr. Vincent Chai, Program Manager, CAD-IT Consultants (Asia) Pte. Ltd and Ms Sarah Chan, presented the Grand prize for the lucky draw, a fully functional drone specially sponsored by Nvidia.

Participants registering and going through various CAD-IT and ANSYS solutions on display at Matrix Biopolis

Guests of Honor, Leong Wai Meng, Deputy Director of NSCC, presenting an Overview of NSCC and their future plans.

Keynote Presentation by Dr Zheng Boyu (CAD-IT)

Dr. Lee Yong Jiun, CAD-IT’s Technical Support Manager, presenting ANSYS HPC & Performance Benchmarking with ASPIRE1

Part of the participants of the Pushing the Boundaries of Innovation: ANSYS R18 and the Power of HPC Seminar at NSCC

Lucky Draw Winners

Commendations

"Briefly illustrate the various available technologies to provide the solutions in simulations”
-Zhao Yong, NUS, Research assistant

"Good event and can have more in the future"
-Goh Leng Chua, Amphenol FCI Connectors (Singapore) Pte. Ltd, Design engineer

“Very useful for users”
-Hla Nu Phyu, DSI, Scientist

“Good coverage by ANSYS & NSCC!”
-Peter Liew, ST Aerospace Ltd, Deputy chief engineer

“Learnt more about the ANSYS software solutions that they offered!”
-Brigette Yeo Pei Shan, RF360JV, Product development engineer

“Good coverage and study cases”
-Lee Kok Hoe, 3M, Principal application engineer

“Well organized”
-Pan Xiao Qi, RF360JV, Product Development Engineer

“Updated on super-computing infrastructure and ANSYS R18”
-Teo Tong Poh, Continental Automotive, Engineer