CBI to host customer event on Symantec data loss prevention technology: Troy-based Creative Breakthroughs Inc. will host Part One of a two-part customer perspective on Symantec Data Loss Prevention (DLP) from the viewpoint of a major energy provider in Southeast Michigan. This Webinar will feature CBI Professional Services experts and success testimonials from the customer. The Webinar takes place Tuesday, Dec. 21 at 1 p.m. Eastern time. Register at this link.
Altair Engineering Announces 5th European HyperWorks Technology Conference: Troy-based Altair Engineering Inc. announced that it will host the 2011 European HyperWorks Technology Conference from Nov. 7-9, 2011 in Bonn, Germany. The European version of the HTC conference series — now in its fifth year — has been growing from a HyperWorks user’s conference into one of the major PLM technology events in Europe, with around 500 attendees from all over the world. The 5th European HTC will again highlight the latest trends, developments and applications in the area of enterprise CAE and will showcase cutting-edge methods, applications and industry examples of CAE-driven innovations. The three days will be packed with valuable technical information. The event will again be divided in two parts. On Monday, November 7th, Altair will host three workshops on different simulation related topics and will next year also host the 2011 EDU (university and educational use of HyperWorks) user’s meeting. Tuesday and Wednesday will be dedicated to the traditional conference proceedings, including a broad range of technical and keynote presentations from across industry; the meet the expert sessions, highlighting the capabilities of the latest HyperWorks version and giving attendees the possibility to talk to Altair’s development experts, and there will also be a large partner exhibiting. An official call for papers will follow early next year. We invite you to submit any early registrations for presentations via email directly to email@example.com. For more information on the European HTC2011 please visit www.altairhtc.com/europe.
Automation Alley to Host “Accelerate 2011” Conference and Expo Jan. 25: Automation Alley, Michigan’s largest technology business association, announced today that its first-ever all day conference and expo “Accelerate 2011: Learning. Connecting. Growing.” will take place Tuesday, Jan. 25 at the Centerpoint Marriott in Auburn Hills. The conference offers Automation Alley members and those in Southeast Michigan’s business community the opportunity to network and learn applicable skills designed to promote success. Attendees, ranging from the CEO to the sales team, will learn key strategies to make a business successful, connect with local business owners to form strategic alliances and partnerships, and explore business growth opportunities through networking and exhibitor opportunities, educational breakout sessions and more. The conference’s keynote speaker is Mark Symonds, president and CEO of Plex Systems Inc. in Auburn Hills. Educational breakout sessions will include “How to Build Lasting Trust with Employees, Customers and Partners,” “Diversification Strategies and Business Market Diversification,” “How to Get Funding from Unconventional Money Sources,” “Beyond the Noise: The Most Effective Social Media Tools,” “Passionate Performers: How to Get the Most from your Sales Team,” “Viral Marketing and SEO,” and “Demystifying Cloud Technology” and “Michigan Innovation and Growth.” The pre-registration price for Automation Alley members is $69 and $89 at-the-door. For non-members, the cost is $99 to pre-register and $119 at-the-door. Registration, networking and breakfast will take place from 8 to 8:30 a.m.; lunch will be served from 11:15 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. The day will close with a networking reception from 3:30 to 5 p.m. For more information, please contact Automation Alley’s Resource Center at (800) 427-5100 or firstname.lastname@example.org. Sponsorship and exhibition packages are currently available and range from $250-$2,000. Many include tickets to the conference. Accelerate 2011 is sponsored by The TM Group Inc. and First Tech Direct.
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