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PLM Road Map™ 2016 for A&D in collaboration with PDT Europe

8-10 November | Paris, France

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PLM Road Map™ 2016 for the High Tech & Medical Device Industries

May 24, 2016 | The Biltmore Inn & Suites, Santa Clara, CA

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PLM Leadership Programs

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PLM Certificate Program for Industrial Organizations & PLM Solution Providers
New! PLM Executive Short Course | New! PLM Fundamentals for Solution Providers Short Course

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Technology Impact on Ideation and Idea Management - May 12 | 11:00 EDT | 08:00 PDT | 17:00 CDT
Materials Engineering & PLM for the Automotive Industry - June 9 | 11:00 EDT | 08:00 PDT | 17:00 CDT

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PLM Road Map™ 2016 for the Automotive Industry

November 3, 2016 | The Inn at St. John's, Plymouth, MI

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Knowledge Council Workshops

Innovation Engagement & Governance | Santa Clara, California – May 25

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