Join Carl Bass, Autodesk president and CEO, at this roundtable session to discuss the use of software for the wood trades. As a woodworker himself, Carl has given many talks on this topic. Attendees will address the integration of building design software with fabrication design software through all phases of production: design, visualization, simulation, and computer-aided manufacturing. How can this industry make better use of this software technology? How can we make others aware of its capabilities and potential?
- Identify the core Autodesk® products that work seamlessly together and what do not
- Identify best practices for CNC integration
- Identify best practices for wood product development and discuss what standardization is needed
- Discuss the necessary workflow for designing wood products
Steve is the senior solutions engineer and CTO for Widom Associates, an Autodesk® Consulting Value Added Reseller based in Northport, New York. He has used Autodesk software since 1984 in the fabrication, manufacturing and architectural fields as a trainer, consultant and application expert. He provides custom classes and support for Autodesk Suites, Inventor® AutoCAD® 3D andAutoCAD® Revit specific to the metal, plastic, wood and architectural industries.With a specific interest in the woodworking fabrication field - Architectural , millwork , furniture fabrication , case goods , stair development , dorr and window developmentwww.youtube.com/widomtechHe has over 30 years of teaching/consulting experience. In his life before computers, Steve designed and manufactured juried, award-winning custom-hardwood furnitureas well as designing and building custom homes.