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Adraft and Autodesk Events:


Adraft Events:

Simulation CFD Webinar

Live webinar: See how flow performance defines a great product

Tuesday, January 13, 2015
2:00 p.m. ET / 11:00 a.m. PT



Do you want to conduct upfront simulations to explore design variations early and often? Are you looking to validate products without extensive physical testing?

Join our webinar and learn how to produce great-performing products and get to market faster with Autodesk® Simulation CFD. Discover how to:

Measure flow performance and flow coefficient

Visualize and prevent cavitation

Predict turbulence, flow separation, and recirculation

Validate mechanical performance and integrity


Building Design Suite 2015:

Discover the impact Autodesk BIM solutions can have on your business

To View This Webinar...Click here


While many Autodesk users purchase the Building Design Suites for their core products such as AutoCAD and Revit, most will overlook many of the additional resources that are available within the package.  Some of these tools are offered in plain sight, while others take a little more digging to discover.  We'll explore many of those "Hidden Gems" that are available within the Building Design Suite and as part of Subscription.  Come see some of the cool stuff you're missing as part of the desktop, cloud, and mobile applications.  

Attend our free event to discover the "Hidden Gems" within Autodesk® 2015 Building and Construction solutions so that your company can:
•Improve communication with stakeholders
•Streamline workflows
•Expand toolsets and benefit from a more consistent user experience
•Access cloud services through Autodesk® Subscription
•Increase control and efficiency

Adraft and Greg Hale from HALETiP Technology In Practice have teamed up to bring you this informative webinar.   Greg has worked in the AECO industry for the last 15 years with a background in construction management, structural engineering, BIM management and consulting. He specializes in Autodesk Revit and Navisworks, 3D laser scanning, and mobile technology and provides training, implementation strategies, product optimization, and best practice solutions. Greg is founder and owner at Hale Technology in Practice, LLC.  In addition, Greg is also founder of the RocCity Revit User Group, Syracuse Technology for Design & Construction and has been a member of multiple NCS and NBIMS task teams.  His core belief is "leading by example."

Whether you have Building Design Suite or are interested in learning more about BIM attend this webinar to learn more!

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Past Adraft Webinar: 

Autodesk Vault:  Why Go Pro

Autodesk Vault:  See the difference the right PDM solution can make at our free event.

Let Autodesk Vault Professional software manage your data. So, you can focus on your design.

Are you spending too much time keeping track of your design data?  Autodesk® Vault Professional product data management software can help you easily track all your design data, optimize your work process, and securely share your data with the extended organization.

Integration:  Continue to work the way you already do. Just better.

Collaboration: Collaborate across multiple sites.

BOM and Change: Manage change orders and bills of material.

Control: Keep your ideas — every version — safe and secure.

See what you’re missing with Autodesk Vault Professional. Register for our free event and learn what the right PDM solution can do for your business. Attend the Adraft webinar on January 22.


To view this webinar, click here


Autodesk Simulation Webinar: Help predict product performance

Physical Prototypes are costly.  Optimizing designs and eliminating errors before manufacturing helps increase efficiency, productivity and innovation.  The Autodesk Simulation product line, part of the Autodesk solution for Digital Prototyping provides a broad range of simulation tools that enable designers and engineers to bring product performance knowledge into early stages of the design cycle-helping to improve collaboration, design better and safer products save time and reduce manufacturing costs.

Come to this webinar and explore the different Simulation products and see what is right for you and your company.

To listen to this webinar, click here

Autodesk Vault Webinar: Collaboration and data management software

Autodesk Vault provides an easy-to-use work-in-progress data management integrated with the design applications you use today.


See how Autodesk Vault can help you and your company:

  • Manage Work-In-Progress
  • Organize & Reuse
  • Protect and Secure Engineering files: Autodesk CAD, Word, .jpg, .pdf, etc.

It is easy to use and easy to Administer.  Come to the webinar on December 18th and see more about Autodesk Vault

To Listen to this webinar, click here


Factory Design Suite 2014: 

Top manufacturers adapt to change faster. Discover how.

Factories need to adapt to change constantly to meet demand, reduce costs and improve the quality of products. So, how do some handle change better?


Discover the tools that top manufacturers use to improve the design and development of their production systems.


Top manufacturers:

  • Check existing sites accurately – they use laser scanning to get more accurate representation of ‘as-is’ states
  • Design more efficiently – they move between 2D and 3D modeling to represent designs better and increase workflow efficiency
  • Optimize layouts – they use digital simulation to analyze the flow through the production system and optimize equipment placement
  • Review projects more thoroughly – they create 3D models to improve collaboration with customers and make changes early in the design process
  • Look ahead – they use clash analysis to pre-empt potential issues before installation


Register for the Adraft webinar on October 9th discover one of the many ways you can improve your next factory-change project


To watch this webinar, click here


Adraft Sponsored MUG Meetings:

Keep checking back for our upcoming events.


Previously Recorded Webinars:

What’s new in Inventor 2014

Increase productivity with quicker assembly load times, and the new assembly

command that provides a one-step method of positioning and defining motion for

components. Inventor 2014 offers these, and many more enhancements for new and

veteran users alike!  Attend this webinar to learn more about what’s new inside Inventor 2014. 

For the recording of this webinar, please click here 



What’s new in AutoCAD 2014

Attend the AutoCAD what’s new webinar and learn about some of the features

that have been added in AutoCAD 2014. We will show you Command Line

enhancements, new security features and discuss the file format. We will also

show enhancements to the Arc command, Fillet and Chamfer command, Dimensions,

Text and Attributes.




What’s new in Vault 2014

The 2014 release focuses on providing an improved user experience through

server side and job processor enhancements as well as changes to the add-in

and client functionality to address day-to-day user pain points. Join us to see

how Autodesk Vault 2014: Improved Usability, Enhanced Performance, Increased

Stability, Provides New Extensibility


For a recording of this webinar, click here




AUGI Manufacturing User Group Meetings:


Adraft Seminars:
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Autodesk Webcasts:

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