European Conference: Simulation Process and Data Management

Simulation Process and
Data Management (SPDM)

28 - 29 November 2018, Munich, Germany

Invitation

The European NAFEMS SPDM Conference offered a unique forum where experts from different industries, academia, consultancies and software vendors shared their knowledge regarding Simulation Process and Data Management concepts and solutions covering the following topics:
  • Deployment of SDM solutions
  • Analysis planning and reporting
  • Business processes implemented in SDM
  • Digital threads and digital twins implemented in SDM
  • Business value of SDM solutions
  • Standards-based approaches in SDM
  • Open source approaches to SDM
  • Essential components of an SDM solution
  • Data and process integration tools
  • Platforms for the deployment of industrialised/democratised simulation processes
  • SDM strategy
The conference welcomed participation from every type of organization – large and small, across all sectors.

Agenda, Wednesday, 28 November 2018

SESSION 1 – PLENARY SESSION: KEYNOTE SPEAKERS AND PLATINUM SPONSOR

09:45
Welcome and NAFEMS Introduction
T. Morris (NAFEMS); M. Norris (Consultant)

10:00
Keynote Presentation:
Process Integration in SPDM at BMW
J. Reicheneder (BMW)

10:40
Keynote Presentation:
SPDM@AUDI: Contribution to the Digital Transformation
A. Beck, U. Wierl (Audi)

11:20
Keynote Presentation:
Specific Contribution of Simulation Process and Data Management (SPDM) Tools to the Performance of CAE Model Building in the Renault Organization
L. Noyelle (Renault)

11:50
What SPDM System Need to Support AI and Virtual Testing of Autonomous System
– Platinum Sponsor –
M. Schlenkrich (MSC Software)

12:20
Lunch

SESSION 2 – PLENARY SESSION: INVITED SPEAKERS AND PLATINUM SPONSOR

13:20
Invited Presentation:
Safety Modular Library Process at Ford Motor Company
U. Fox, S. Hebling, R. Fachbach (Ford-Werke)

14:00
Integration of SDM in an Existing PDM-CAE-IT Infrastructure
– Platinum Sponsor –
G. Staub (PDTec)

14:30
Prospects of Integrating CAD and CAE in Simulation Data Management
M. Thiele, D. Matthus (Scale); C. Knehler (Audi)

14:55
Coffee Break

SESSION 3 – DEPLOYMENT

15:45
Integrating Simulation into Innovation Work Processes
S. Canceil, K. Comstock (Procter & Gamble)

16:10
Lessons Learned from Deploying a Multi-Disciplinary SPDM for Smartphone Development – Automation is the Key
M. Theman, P. Siitonen, K. Przysowa (NablasLabs)

16:35
Lifecycle Management Implementation in CAE Simulations
S. Tzamtzis, A. Zografos, I. Makropoulou (BETA CAE Systems)

17:00
Coffee Break

SESSION 4 – SELECTION

17:35
Simulation Management Segments: 4 Distinct Approaches to Managing Simulation Data, Processes & the Digital Thread
M. Norris (TheSDM consultancy)

18:00
Questions you’ll Need to Answer when Introducing SPDM
M. Markestein (Fokker)

18:25
Simulation Data Management as Key Enabler for the Digital Transformation at Brose
A. Merklein (Brose); M. Krastel (:em engineering)

18:50
Data-Centric and Process-Centric Object Models for Simulation Management
H. Wenzel (Dassault Systèmes)

GET TOGETHER

19:15
Beverages and snacks in the exhibition area

20:15
End of first conference day

Agenda, Thursday, 29 November 2018

SESSION 5 – PLENARY SESSION: KEYNOTE SPEAKERS AND PLATINUM SPONSOR

08:25
Introduction of Day 2
T. Morris (NAFEMS); M. Norris (Consultant)

08:35
Keynote Presentation:
Opportunities and Challenges of Simulation Data Management from the View of an Automotive Supplier
T. Laufer (Joyson Safety Systems Aschaffenburg)

09:15
Keynote Presentation:
Simulation Process & Data Management Applied to a System of Multi-Disciplinary Trade-off Capabilities in the Context of Overall Aircraft Design
P. Schroll, A. Murton (Airbus)

09:35
Benefits of SDM in the PLM Context – not only for the Big Automotive Players
– Platinum Sponsor –
E. Niederauer (Siemens Industry Software)

10:25
Coffee Break

Parallel Sessions 6A / 6B – 11:10 - 12:50

SESSION 6 A – CAE WORKFLOWS: PIDO IN SDM OR PLM

11:10
Agile Engineering Processes: The Business Impact of Simulation Democratization
M. Nicolich, M. Turchetto (Esteco); C. Persi, S.Sagnul (Ergolines Lab)

11:35
Real World Applications for Simulation Workflow Management Combined with Simulation Data Management
R. Fahlberg, S. Klonk, D. Schneider (Dynardo GmbH)

12:00
Abstract Data Model for the Complex Requirements of Modern SPDM
– Platinum Sponsor –
M. Panthaki (Comet Solutions); M. Lind (Aras)

12:25
Automated and Smart Design Exploration Process: Application to a Vehicle Suspension System
J. P. Roux (Siemens Industry Software SAS)

SESSION 6 B – PLATFORMS FOR SIMULATIONS

11:10
Pushing Storage and Bandwidth Requirements of SDM towards Reasonable Levels
M. Buechse, M. Thiele (Scale)

11:35
Smart Deployment and Execution of Engineering Simulation Workflows on Cloud Architectures
M. Panzeri, R. d’Ippolito (Noesis Solutions); E. Heydari Beni, B. Lagaisse (imec-DistriNet); M. Motzer, F. Stoeckl (Dräxlmaier Group)

12:00
Developing a Multi-disciplinary Simulation Process Management Platform for the Cloud
S. Rossiter (AgileTek Engineering)

12:25 ---

12:50
Lunch break

SESSION 7 – NEW APPROACHES & AI

13:50
Simulation Process Data Management in the Age of AI
S. Suwelack, D. Häntsch, S. Slavetinsky, M. Stoll (Renumics)

14:15
Introducing AI for SDMs
R. Iza-Teran, J. Garcke (Fraunhofer SCAI)

14:40
Collaborative Simulation Platform for Innovative Product Design
A. Munck (Digital Product Simulation)

15:05
Automatic Detection of Unexpected Crash Behaviour Parallel to Design Improvement Phases
L. Jansen, C. Thole (Sidact)

15:30
Wrap-Up and Closing Remarks
M. Norris (Consultant)

15:45
End of SPDM Conference

The conference was organized by the
NAFEMS Simulation Data Management Working Group and other NAFEMS Working Groups

Contact and further information
NAFEMS Deutschland, Österreich, Schweiz GmbH
Griesstr. 20, D-85567 Grafing, Germany
Tel. +49 1 76 21 79 84 01
e-mail: roger.oswald@nafems.org