May - CAD What's Under the Hood

May - CAD What's Under the Hood

TECH-X: Computer Aided Design (CAD) - What's Under the Hood
Sally Tomatoes @ SOMO Event Center
1100 Valley House Dr 
Rohnert Park, CA 94928
Friday, May 22, 2015 from 7:00 AM to 9:00 AM (PDT) 

Please join the North Bay SME community for a breakfast presentation and informative discussion on Computer Aided Design (CAD) - What's Under the Hood.

Computer Aided Design (CAD) is the use of computer systems to assist in the creation, modification, analysis or optimization of a design.  In this presentation, we will explore:
•  History and overview of CAD and 3D Modeling
•  Raster and Vector graphics
•  Boolean Basics and how it relates to CAD
•  Fillets and Surfaces. What is there to know? And Why?
•  File management
•  Where’s this all going?
•  Q&A

About the speaker:
Tom Greer is the Owner of Gizmo Design, Inc. Tom has a BA in Product Design, and has held numerous Design, Engineering and Management positions in Aerospace, Industrial, Medical and Consumer Products.  

TECH-X is a series of Technology Exchanges presented by SME North Bay Chapter #431.  TECH-X Technology Exchanges bring you the cutting edge information regarding tools, techniques and manufacturing technologies to expand your knowledge and expertise.