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Platforms for Innovation: PLM's Next Evolutionary Step
North America – March 31 | Europe – April 9 | India – April 13 | China – April 17 | Japan – April 22

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PLM Road Map™ 2015 for HTE

Innovating in a Nanosecond World: How PLM Makes Innovation and Collaboration for the High Tech Electronics Industry Repeatable, Sustainable, and Scalable
June 16 | The Biltmore Hotel & Suites, Santa Clara, California

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CIMdata's PLM Certificate—Education for Tomorrow's PLM Leaders TODAY – Register Now 
Amsterdam, The Netherlands – March 16-20 | Pune, India  April 12 | Ann Arbor, MI – May 4-8 | Boston, MA – September 21-25 | Cypress, CA – December 7-11

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Simulation & Analysis | Peoria, Illinois – April 29 & 30
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  • The PLM industry's leading education and training programs.
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Featured Cimdata Reports

PLM Benefits Appraisal Guide

CIMdata’s PLM Benefits Appraisal Guide is designed to help potential PLM users evaluate the applicability and payoffs of PLM in their enterprise, and to help existing users of PLM monitor the impact it is having on their product programs.

PLM Market Analysis Reports

The PLM MAR Series provides detailed information and in-depth analysis on the worldwide PLM market during 2013. It contains analyses of major trends and issues, leading PLM providers, revenue analyses for geographical regions and industry sectors, and historical and projected data on market growth.

PLM Market Analysis Country Reports

These reports offer country-specific analyses of the PLM market during calendar year 2013. Their focus is on PLM investment and use in industrial markets. Reports cover Brazil, Germany, India, Japan, Russia, South Korea, and the United States.

Simulation & Analysis Market Analysis Report

This report presents CIMdata’s overview of the global simulation and analysis market, one of the fastest growing segments of the overall product lifecycle management market, including profiles of the leading S&A firms.