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The DriveWorks World 2017, March 6th - 10th, Atlanta

The DriveWorks World 2017, March 6th - 10th, Atlanta Click Here To Register

Annual Value Added Technical Event for DriveWorks Users

Be inspired and advance your knowledge. There will be something of interest and value to you, whether you are new to DriveWorks, or are an advanced user of the software. DriveWorks World is your chance to learn, network & share ideas with DriveWorks experts & enthusiasts.

Why Attend?

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DriveWorks World is your chance to advance your knowledge of DriveWorks Pro Administrator and beyond. Talk to DriveWorks experts and learn from other users about the way they do things. You'll pick up best practices and tips and tricks that will improve the way you work.

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Meet DriveWorks CEO, Glen Smith and Vice President, Maria Sarkar along with DriveWorks Senior Developers and the Technical Team. Tell us about your projects, how you use DriveWorks, your plans for advancing your projects and how we can help you to work smarter.

2 gears overlappingChoose Your Track

Whether you are new to DriveWorks or an advanced user of the software, you can tailor your DriveWorks World experience by choosing the track that suits you. Either complete the DriveWorks Pro Training and Certification or go beyond that to pick up in depth knowledge with our advanced user track.

2 speech bubbles overlappingWhat's New

Be amongst the first to see and use the new functionality in DriveWorks 15. Learn from DriveWorks experts how best to use the new functionality and features and see how you and your company can make the most of the new release.

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Share your opinions and ideas about DriveWorks to influence the future of our software releases. Exchange experiences and discuss trends with other DriveWorks users and experts to enhance your own configurator projects and help others to improve theirs.

3 dots being connected iconGet Certified

Take our instructor led training from DriveWorks experts and gain Certified DriveWorks Professional (CDWP) status as recognition of your achievement. DriveWorks World is the only opportunity for DriveWorks users to achieve the DriveWorks Certification.

Agenda Highlights

People in conference hall doing DriveWorks training on their laptops DriveWorks World 2016 Attendees enjoying the Awards and Networking Dinner Trainees Learning to use DriveWorks 14 Generation Tasks

Choose Your Track

Tailor your DriveWorks World experience by choosing which track you will follow from Monday to Wednesday. On Thursday, both tracks will join together for the main DriveWorks World event.

You'll have the opportunity to meet with delegates from each track during break and lunch times, when we actively encourage you to network and share ideas.

Track 1: DriveWorks Pro Administrator Training and Certification

Ideal if you are quite new to DriveWorks, need a refresher or are working towards your DriveWorks Pro Certification.

  • Monday

    DriveWorks Pro Training and Certification

    The first day will include topics such as:
    • Creating a Group and Capturing Models
    • Building a User Interface in DriveWorks Administrator
    • Building Rules
    • File Name and Relative Path Rules
    • Static Replacement Files
    • Documents
  • Tuesday

    DriveWorks Pro Training and Certification

    The second day will include topics such as:
    • Drawings
    • Advanced Forms
    • Specification Control
    • Linking to External Data
  • Wednesday

    DriveWorks Pro Certification

    Earn recognition for the two days of training you have completed by sitting the DriveWorks Pro Certification.

    Become a Certified DriveWorks Professional (CDWP) to demonstrate your expertise using DriveWorks

  • Thursday

    DriveWorks World 2017

    Both tracks join together for the main DriveWorks World event, including:
    • What's New in DriveWorks 15
    • Several 'How We Use DriveWorks' User Presentations
    • Using Specification Flow
    • Reporting and Troubleshooting

    Followed by our annual DriveWorks World dinner and awards evening, not to be missed!

Based on suggestions from delegates, this agenda may change as we get closer to the event. The full DriveWorks World 2017 schedule will be released closer to the date. If you have any questions regarding the schedule or the event, please contact us.

Track 2: DriveWorks Training for Advanced Users

Ideal for experienced users and if you have already completed your DriveWorks Pro Certification.

  • Monday

    Taking Design Automation to the Next Level

    Expert sessions covering the following topics:
    • SOLIDWORKS Automation
    • SOLIDWORKS Macros and API
    • EPDM
  • Tuesday

    Deploying DriveWorks Accross Your Company and Beyond

    Expert sessions covering the following topics:
    • Pro Server
    • Autopilot (Connectors, Emails and Settings)
    • Live (IIS, Active Directory, Customization)
    • External Data (SQL, XML, ODBC and API)
  • Wednesday

    Managing Your Data and Taking Your Online Experience to the Next Level

    Expert sessions covering the following topics:
    • Data Management (Moving and Deleting Data)
    • Drive3D (Configurable 3D in a browser)
    • Advanced Form Control (Responsive Forms)
  • Thursday

    DriveWorks World 2017

    Both tracks join together for the main DriveWorks World event, including:
    • What's New in DriveWorks 15
    • Several 'How We Use DriveWorks' User Presentations
    • Using Specification Flow
    • Reporting and Troubleshooting

    Followed by our annual DriveWorks World dinner and awards evening, not to be missed!

Based on suggestions from delegates, this agenda may change as we get closer to the event. The full DriveWorks World 2017 schedule will be released closer to the date. If you have any questions regarding the schedule or the event, please contact us.

Certification

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Become a Certified DriveWorks Pro Professional

Take advantage of instructor led training from DriveWorks experts and become certified in DriveWorks Pro.

DriveWorks World is the only place where customers can take the DriveWorks Pro Certification.

The DriveWorks Certification is a great way to build your knowledge and competency with DriveWorks software. It demonstrates your expertise in using DriveWorks and it is an endorsement for you and your organization that can give you a real competitive edge and help you to be more self-sufficient.

This year, with the two training tracks, we're giving advanced users the chance to go beyond the DriveWorks training and improve on the certification that they already have.

Registration

DriveWorks World 2017 - Atlanta - March 6th - 10th

DriveWorks World 2017 - Atlanta - March 6th - 10th
Register By 17th February 2017

Price Includes:

  • DriveWorks 15 license for use during the training
  • DriveWorks Pro Training Manual (RRP $100) or Implementation Guide (RRP $30)
  • DriveWorks Pro Certification (CDWP) or beyond with advanced DriveWorks training
  • DriveWorks World keynote presentations including "What's New in DriveWorks 15"
  • DriveWorks Pro Specialist Topics
  • Monday to Thursday breakfast, lunch and refreshment breaks
  • Thursday evening awards dinner

Not included: Hotel, travel and additional food & beverage costs.

Conference Fees

Fees & Pricing Details Price
Early Bird Rate

Monday to Thursday Attendance

Including Awards Dinner

Register by 18th December 2016

$850 per person
Standard Rate

Monday to Thursday Attendance

Including Awards Dinner

$1250 per person
DriveWorks World Thursday Attendance Only $250 per person
One To One Sessions Friday By Appointment Only On Application
Group Pricing Special Offers For Large Groups Contact Us

Registration Now Open!

Location

Twelve Atlantic Station Hotel

DriveWorks World 2017 will be held in Atlanta, Georgia, USA at the Twelve Atlantic Station Hotel.

It's situated in Atlantic Station, Atlanta's premier live, work, play community, and minutes from everything the city has to offer. Whilst being in the heart of the action, the expansive designer suites provide all the amenities of home.

Just 20 minutes from Hartsfield-Jackson International Airport, a major hub for travel, the Twelve Atlantic Station is easily accessible.

Twelve Atlantic Station 361 17th Street NW, Atlanta, Georgia 30363

Book Accommodation

A Twelve Atlantic Station Hotel Suite
The Twelve Atlantic Station Hotel Gym Facilities
Twelve Atlantic Station Hotel Lobby Bar

Take advantage of the DriveWorks World fixed delegate rate at the Twelve Atlantic Station.

Book a suite for just $189 per night, staying right at the heart of the DriveWorks World action. The suites have all of the casual comforts of home - a fully equipped kitchen, a living and dining area, and a desk with computer to work on your DriveWorks training.

Event Sponsors

A DriveWorks World 2016 Training Session
A DriveWorks World 2016 Training Session

DriveWorks World is sponsored by a number of carefully selected technology partners and service providers that add relevance and value to the event.

Throughout the week there will be presentations from key influencers and demonstrations in The Exchange, an area to showcase different technologies that can improve the way you work.

Become a Sponsor