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This popular and proven PLM education program with over 400 graduates will take place in Ann Arbor, Michigan in May. ANN ARBOR, Michigan, 27 February 2018-CIMdata, Inc., the leading global PLM strategic consulting and research firm, will bring its highly acclaimed Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) Certificate Program to the Kensington Hotel in Ann Arbor, Michigan from May 21-25. The program is recognized as the PLM industry's most comprehensive solution-agnostic education offering, with over 400 PLM professionals certified to date. The program helps prepare PLM professionals to successfully address the challenges commonly faced in PLM strategy development and implementation. The assessment-based program includes a personalized classroom experience, individual and team-based exercises, and individual evaluations of achievement. The program is facilitated by a team of CIMdata experts. Upon successful completion of the program, participants receive a CIMdata PLM Certificate and are invited to join CIMdata's global PLM Leadership community. The program, which is available to
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The presentation will consider the role PLM has to play within an organization's enterprise application architecture. ANN ARBOR, Michigan, 19 February 2018-CIMdata, Inc., the leading global PLM strategic management consulting and research firm, announces that its President, Peter Bilello, will make a presentation at PI PLMx Hamburg entitled, "PLM's Place Within an Enterprise Application Architecture." PI PLMx Hamburg will take place at the Grand Elysée Hotel, Hamburg, Germany on 19-20 February. Mr. Bilello's presentation will take place during the afternoon of day 2 of the conference, on 20 February. Like other applications, a product lifecycle management (PLM) solution can and should play a major role in an enterprise's overall application architecture. It is critical that an organization understands the role PLM should play within its application architecture, and what processes are and should be within its scope. At the core, an enterprise's application architecture should be governed by the organization's Business Platform that
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This major PLM industry event, now in its 25th year, will take place in conjunction with PDT North America in the Washington D.C. area in May. ANN ARBOR, Michigan, USA, 15 February 2018—CIMdata, Inc., the leading global PLM strategic management consulting and research firm, announces the agenda topics for its PLM Road Map™ 2018 North America conference (PLM Road Map NA) which will be held in collaboration with PDT North America. Both events will take place May 15-17 at the Marriott Hotel, Tysons Corner, VA which is near Washington D.C. The theme for this year's event is "Charting the Course to PLM Value Together: Expanding the Value Footprint of PLM and Tackling PLM's Persistent Pain Points." Using a format that will offer a series of plenary and breakout sessions designed to facilitate conversations between conference speakers and conference participants, PLM Road Map NA will bring together the perspectives of leading thinkers from
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ANN ARBOR, Michigan, 13 February 2018—CIMdata, Inc., the leading global product lifecycle management (PLM) strategic management consulting and research firm, announces the hiring of Mr. David Ford. Mr. Ford joins CIMdata as its Chief Operating Officer reporting to CIMdata's President, Mr. Peter Bilello. Over his 30-year career, Mr. Ford has served in various roles at Automatic Data Processing (ADP), Mentor Graphics, and Autodesk. He's developed world-class CAD software, acquired and integrated technology and service companies, and created strategic partnerships with companies such as Apple, Dell, Lenovo, and Alcoa. Mr. Bilello stated, "David brings depth and experience in defining strategy, operations, and knowledge in Manufacturing, AEC, and Media/Entertainment industries. I am excited to announce this strategic addition to the CIMdata management team and envision that David will start contributing immediately." Mr. Ford served as Engineering Director for Autodesk Inventor, opened the company's first remote R&D office in Shanghai, China, while managing product development teams
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This educational webinar will look further into the promise of digitalization and the role Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) has to play. ANN ARBOR, Michigan, 6 February 2018-CIMdata, Inc., the leading global PLM strategic management consulting and research firm, announces an upcoming free educational webinar, "Digitalization and PLM - The Next Big Thing or All Hype?" The webinar will take place on Thursday, March 8, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. (EST) and will last for one hour. There is real energy behind the idea of digitalization, with many companies embracing the concept and beginning to invest heavily. Whether digitalization lives up to its promise may all come down to proper positioning and execution. The results from a CIMdata survey, conducted in late 2017, reveal that many of the companies aggressively pursuing a digitalization strategy do not have a good understanding of the interrelationship with and the importance of PLM. During this webinar, we will explore
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Now in its 25th year, this major PLM industry event will take place in conjunction with PDT North America in the Washington D.C. area in May. Ann Arbor, Michigan, 1 February 2018-CIMdata, Inc., the leading global PLM strategic management consulting and research firm, has announced that the theme for PLM Road Map North America 2018 (PLM Road Map) will be, "Charting the Course to PLM Value Together: Expanding the Value Footprint of PLM and Tackling PLM's Persistent Pain Points." This two-day, multi-stream, event will be held in collaboration with PDT North America (PDT) at the Marriott Hotel, Tysons Corner, Virginia, USA on May 15 & 16. Solution providers continue to push the envelope of PLM capability, while industrial users eagerly embrace the new and press for more. CIMdata's research reveals that over recent years industry adoption of many leading-edge PLM technologies, such as analytics and big data, the Internet of Things, cloud
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