Welcome: Guests

Standard Meeting Schedule

5:30—6:00 meet and greet
6:00—6:30 meal time!
6:30—8:00 Presentation
8:00 –8:15 Door Prizes and wrap up.

Meetings in the making

December 5th 2019
TBA

November 4th 2019Download Meeting Handout

SLUGME Fest 2019 Round 1

6:00PM - Eric Beatty (me) will open the event up (broadcasting from Seattle) and make the usual welcoming remarks. 6:15PM - Kam Smith from Aberdeen Proving Grounds SWUG will present his well-received SWW2019 presentation "Maniacal Modeling Methods" 7:30PM - Alin Vargatu, SW Forums superstar and Elite AE for Javelin Technologies, will deliver a fascinating presentation focused on "10 Real-Life Case Studies Where Multibodies Save the Day". This is one NOT to be missed! 8:45PM - We'll give a rundown of current statistics and I'll do a second welcome for the West Coast crowd and a recap of what's transpired so far. Groups just joining in will be encouraged to submit their survey/statistics data. 9:45PM - We'll (hopefully!) have all the data compiled and statistics will be posted online via social media. Prize winners will also be announced on social media for any giveaways that we have,

Presented by:
Kam Smith

Kam is a Certified SolidWorks Expert and the Lead Mechanical Engineer for one the Army's prototyping labs on the Aberdeen Proving Ground, in Maryland, where the US Army does most of their Research & Development and system testing. He is also the founder and President of APG SWUG. More recently, he made it on the General Session stage at SOLIDWORKS WORLD 2018 with the 3rd fastest time in the Model Mania competition.

November 4th 2019Download Meeting Handout

SLUGME Fest Round 2

This is the 2nd Round presentation for SLUGME 2019 Main Event. Details are repeated from Round 1 6:00PM - Eric Beatty (me) will open the event up (broadcasting from Seattle) and make the usual welcoming remarks. 6:15PM - Kam Smith from Aberdeen Proving Grounds SWUG will present his well-received SWW2019 presentation "Maniacal Modeling Methods" 7:30PM - Alin Vargatu, SW Forums superstar and Elite AE for Javelin Technologies, will deliver a fascinating presentation focused on "10 Real-Life Case Studies Where Multibodies Save the Day". This is one NOT to be missed! 8:45PM - We'll give a rundown of current statistics and I'll do a second welcome for the West Coast crowd and a recap of what's transpired so far. Groups just joining in will be encouraged to submit their survey/statistics data. 9:45PM - We'll (hopefully!) have all the data compiled and statistics will be posted online via social media. Prize winners will also be announced on social media for any giveaways that we have

Presented by:
Alin Vargatu

As an Elite AE and Process Improvement Consultant, Alin Vargatu is a Problem Hunter and Solver, and an avid contributor to the SOLIDWORKS Community. He has presented over 2 dozen times at SOLIDWORKS World and tens of times at SWUG meetings organized by four different user groups in Canada and one in the United States. Alin is also very active on SOLIDWORKS forums, where he launched the very popular SOLIDWORKS Power User Challenges. His blog and YouTube channel are well known in the SOLIDWORKS Community.

December 5th 2019Download Meeting Handout

Certification Preparation Sheet Metal

You can believe this sheet!

Presented by:
Justin Lingerfelt

Justin Lingerfelt is an application engineer with TriMech and has held that position for several years. Prior to joining the reseller world, Justin spent 8 years as a mechanical designer. Justin is a current Certified SOLIDWORKS Expert (CSWE) and offers support through demonstrations, and customer consultations/design reviews.