February 5 2017 4:00 am


February 5 – February 8 | Los Angeles, CA



Over the course of 3 full days, join more than 5,000 of your peers and select from more than 200 breakout sessions on topics ranging from design automation and electrical design to simulation and product data management.



Our solutions include 3D CAD and simulation, electrical design and schematics, communications, collaboration and data management. There is no better place to learn new skills and get re-energized and inspired than at the 3D design event of the year.

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New Solutions

The Partner Pavilion is the place to meet SOLIDWORKS Solution Partners, preview new technologies, and get your hands on innovative products designed in SOLIDWORKS by your peers.



Community is everything. But how do you grow your professional network? How do you connect with thousands of users who are as passionate about 3D design as you are? It’s easy. Register for SOLIDWORKS World 2017 today!

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DraftSight LIVE

We’re excited to welcome our 2D design and drafting community to SOLIDWORKS World 2017 for DraftSight LIVE. If you’re an architect, engineer, construction service provider, professional CAD user, designer, educator, or hobbyist, DraftSight LIVE is for you.

Fee to participate is $350 and includes a 12-month subscription to DraftSight Professional (valued at $199), a powerful 2D CAD design and drafting solution with productivity tools and an API.

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The SOLIDWORKS World 2017 Partner Pavilion is the place where attendees can meet SOLIDWORKS Partners, preview new technology, and view hundreds of innovative products designed by SOLIDWORKS customers.

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X3D Systems

3D Systems

3D Systems provides the most advanced and comprehensive 3D digital design and fabrication solutions available today, including 3D printers, print materials and cloud-sourced custom parts. 3DS’ leading personalized medicine capabilities include end-to-end simulation, training and planning, and printing of surgical instruments and devices for personalized surgery and patient specific medical and dental devices. Its democratized 3D digital design, fabrication and inspection products provide seamless interoperability and incorporate the latest immersive computing technologies. 3DS’ products and services disrupt traditional methods, deliver improved results and empower its customers to manufacture the future now. For more information, please visit:



Dell Precision™ workstations are Dell's highest-performing and most scalable systems, specifically designed for Rapid Product Design workloads like 3D modeling, simulation and visualization. Dell workstations are also Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS® certified to deliver engineers and designers peace of mind without compromise.  Beyond providing leading technology for professionals, Dell Precision and SOLIDWORKS also oversee a rigorous component and driver testing program, which emulate real work environments to deliver performance and configuration validation.  This process certifies the Dell Precision portfolio across a wide breadth of professional design applications.  For more information about Dell or Dell SOLIDWORKS solutions visit

XHewlett Packard

Hewlett Packard

HP Inc. creates technology that makes life better for everyone, everywhere. Through our portfolio of printers, PCs, mobile devices, solutions, and services, we engineer experiences that amaze. More information about HP Inc. is available at 



Lenovo is setting a new standard for power, Lenovo ThinkStation and ThinkPad P Series Workstations bring together the superior reliability you've come to expect and the innovative technologies your work requires, blended with outstanding performance..  Lenovo ThinkStations and ThinkPad Mobile Workstations are fully certified for SOLIDWORKS applications, featuring the very latest Intel Xeon Processors and NVIDIA Quadro Professional Graphics technologies, for the best possible user performance.  To learn more about Lenovo Workstations, please visit




Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. AMD (NASDAQ: AMD) has driven innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies. Radeon Pro is for the Creators. The Visionaries. The Storytellers. It is built for those who build themselves. Those who craft with intricate precision. These are people with no limit to their aspirations. No ceiling to their vision. Radeon Pro exceeds their demands, with limitless capability, free of constraints. For more information

XProto Labs

Proto Labs

Proto Labs is the world's fastest digital manufacturing source for custom prototypes and low-volume production parts. The technology-enabled company uses advanced 3D Printing, CNC machining and injection molding technologies to produce parts within days. The result is an unprecedented speed-to-market value for designers and engineers and an on-demand resource throughout a product’s life cycle. Visit for more information.



Founded in 1960, Sindoh has been a leading enterprise in printers/MFPs, copiers, supplies as well as in managed print services in the Korean market. Today, Sindoh is expanding in the international market and even to new areas such as 3D printing with innovatively developed products offering unique features. With Sindoh’s core competence of R&D and manufacturing system, it is Sindoh’s goal to continue delivering quality products and designs to our customers across the world.



For over 25 years, Stratasys has been a defining force in 3D printing and additive manufacturing. The company's solutions provide customers across a broad range of vertical markets with unmatched design freedom and manufacturing flexibility - reducing time-to-market and lowering development costs, while improving designs. The Stratasys ecosystem includes a wide range of 3D printers and materials; parts on-demand; strategic consulting and professional services; and the GrabCAD software platform.



Zemax is the leader in design and simulation software for the optics industry. For 25 years, OpticStudio™ has helped engineers turn their imaging optics and laser system ideas into reality. In 2016, Zemax released LensMechanix™, a SOLIDWORKS add-in that simplifies optomechanical design and streamlines the workflow between optical and mechanical engineers. For the first time, mechanical engineers can package and analyze optomechanical designs in SOLIDWORKS to identify impact on optical performance.


X3Dconnexion, Inc.

3Dconnexion, Inc.

3Dconnexion provides peace of mind to 3D professionals who design the buildings, machines, and products that power our world. They take their work seriously, and so do we. Our products feature patented technology and unparalleled build quality to provide the performance that CAD professional demand – and deserve. 

X3D Infotech, Inc.

3D Infotech, Inc.

3D Infotech, Inc. is a technology company focused on delivering innovative solutions to manufacturing companies. We develop custom automated solutions for 3D scanning and 3D visualization applications. Through our value-added strategic partners we are able to solve complex problems and deliver best-in-class products.



BOXX Technologies is the producer of the world's fastest SOLIDWORKS-certified hardware solutions. Our internal design team leverages the software to engineer record-setting performance and reliability which we then combine with unparalleled industry knowledge to become the trusted choice for SOLIDWORKS professionals worldwide.



Configure & Automate - Create a Custom Configurator that ANYONE can use. Configure custom designs quickly and easily on your desktop, mobile or tablet. DriveWorks is for engineers, sales teams, distributors and customers. Create Manufacturing Drawings, SOLIDWORKS files and Sales Documents automatically. Respond to more enquiries faster and win more business.

XCAMWorks A Geometric Product

CAMWorks A Geometric Product

Geometric's CAMWorks provides unparalleled ease-of-use in CNC programming using parametric, feature-based machining running directly inside SOLIDWORKS... the design and manufacturing model become one-and-the-same. Geometric's DFMPro is a fully integrated Design For Manufacturing solution within SOLIDWORKS that accelerates time-to-market by identifying manufacturing constraints upstream in the design process.

XLandmark Technology Corporation

Landmark Technology Corporation

ENTERPRISE HARNESS is the tool for designing 3D wire harness on the 3D models created with 3D CAD.



Luxion is the maker of KeyShot® real-time 3D rendering and animation software for both PC and Mac. KeyShot breaks down the complexity of creating photographic images, animations and interactive visuals, simplifying the media creation process with fast, interactive rendering of your SOLIDWORKS 3D models.



Markforged’s mission is to bring high strength 3D printing to every production shop and desktop. Offering the world’s only 3D printing systems capable of automatically reinforcing engineering plastics to aluminum levels of performance and beyond, Markforged enables every business to easily manufacture parts with structural strength right on the desktop.


Mastercam by CNC Software

Mastercam for SOLIDWORKS combines the world's leading modeling software with the world's most widely-used CAM software. You can program parts directly in SOLIDWORKS using toolpaths and machining strategies preferred the most by shops around the world. Mastercam for SOLIDWORKS provides solutions for 2D and 3D Milling, Multiaxis machining, and Turning.



MechWorks_PDM is a complete document management solution offering ease of use and speed of implementation. Implement in days, not months. Over thirteen years as a SOLIDWORKS gold partner, we understand how you work and allow you to work more efficiently and collaborate easily with all team members.



MISUMI USA is a manufacturer and distributor of mechanical components for factory automation, press die and plastic mold. MISUMI empowers engineers with Configurable Components, which allow an engineer to specify materials, dimensions, and surface treatments of the parts they need for their design. Visit to learn more.



MSI designs and manufactures the world’s highest performing mobile PCS for gaming, professional graphics, and CAD designers. With over 30 years in the industry, our mission is to push the boundaries and blur the lines between a desktops and mobile workstations.



Three out of four SOLIDWORKS design professionals trust NVIDIA visual computing to do their best work--including Quadro® pro graphics for design, Tesla® GPUs for engineering simulation, Iray® rendering for visualization, and NVIDIA GRID™ for virtualization. Our latest technology empowers virtual reality and AI computing for robotics, autonomous vehicles, and manufacturing.

XOpen Mind

Open Mind

OPEN MIND is a leading developer of CAM/CAD software to increase productivity, reduce manufacturing costs and manufacture high-quality parts. hyperMILL® offers comprehensive solutions ranging from 2D feature-oriented procedures to 5-axis simultaneous machining and mill-turn. hyperMILL is used in thousands of installations worldwide in aerospace, automotive, motorsport, medical and energy markets.



RIZE is unlocking industrial 3D printing for new markets and driving the next wave of innovation in manufacturing with our patented Augmented Polymer Deposition technology that provides the world’s only means to efficiently and safely 3D print injection molded-quality parts in the office or lab.

XRoland DGA Corp.

Roland DGA Corp.

Roland DGA will be showcasing its cutting-edge 3D technologies at SOLIDWORKS World 2017. Visitors to booth 811 can see the company’s state-of-the-art MDX and monoFab™ series milling machines in action, including Roland’s most advanced desktop mill to date – the new MDX-50.   



SeeMeCNC is a leading 3D printer manfuacturer located in northern Indiana. SeeMeCNC is the first company to specialize, manufacture, and sell delta style 3D printers.



Sigmetrix is a global leader in providing precise, easy-to-use variation analysis and tolerance optimization software. CETOL 6σ accommodates tolerance management needs through its dimensional analysis system – engineered to support robust product development processes from design through manufacture. It’s fully-integrated with SOLIDWORKS for precise sensitivity, statistical and worst-case scenario tolerance analysis.

XSolidCAM Inc.

SolidCAM Inc.

SolidCAM has SOLIDWORKS Certified Gold-Product since 2003, providing SOLIDWORKS users the most powerful CAM directly integrated inside SOLIDWORKS with the fastest cutting and longest tool-life.  With the highest-end CNC programming functionality at your fingertips, automatic tool-path updates, guided CNC machine parameters, the elimination of file import/export challenges, SolidCAM is the recognized Integrated CAM leader.

XTacton Systems AB

Tacton Systems AB

Tacton Systems offers configurator based Design Automation and CPQ solutions for manufacturing companies. Our special approach makes it possible to successfully automate design of ETO products regardless of their shape and size and improve company performance by creating direct links between engineering, sales and production.



Xometry is the most efficient way to get custom parts. We provide customers of all sizes – from startups to Fortune 100 companies – with 24/7 access to instant pricing, lead times, and manufacturability feedback for custom parts on-demand through our online interface and SOLIDWORKS Add-In. Our range of capabilities include CNC Machining, 3D Printing, Sheet Metal Fabrication and Urethane Casting. Xometry also has live support from our project engineering team via email, phone, or online chat to help you get exactly what you need. 



Ultimaker’s vision is to make 3D printing accessible to all. It is why all their desktop printers are extremely quiet, fast, accurate, reliable and effortless to use. This commitment has been embraced by professionals and novices alike. This has also helped Ultimaker to become one of the most successful and reliable open source 3D printing companies in the world.

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