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Aras Corporation Hosts Webinar Entitled “Can a PLM Platform Transform the Business Engineering?”

Experts from CIMdata, Magna GETRAG highlight digital transformation of product development in webinar set for Thursday December 1, 2016

ANDOVER, Mass. and Munich, Germany – November 16, 2016 – Aras®, the next leader in enterprise Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software, hosts a one-hour webinar on Thursday, December 1, 2016 entitled “Can a PLM Platform Transform the Business of Engineering?” Experts from CIMdata and Magna GETRAG will highlight how a platform approach to PLM enables the digital transformation in product development, manufacturing and the supply chain. Attendees will understand the impacts of the business of engineering in this era of Industry 4.0, and how industry leaders use a PLM platform approach to layer over existing systems for better results more quickly.

Free Registration

What You'll Learn:

  • Market dynamics driving the PLM platform approach
  • How a platform can accelerate digital thread, IoT, Industry 4.0 and other strategic initiatives
  • Real world experiences using a PLM platform to speed process transformation and efficiencies

Who Should Attend:

  • PLM leaders
  • Product developers
  • Engineering teams
  • CIO, IT leaders
  • Anyone involved in product development, PLM and the business of engineering

Webinar Details:
Date: Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 11:00 AM ET

Peter Bilello, President – CIMdata - Peter Bilello has more than 25 years of experience in the development of business-enabling IT solutions for research, engineering, and manufacturing organizations worldwide. He leads PLM analysis, selection, implementation, and training; CAD/CAM/CAE/CIM implementation and management; synchronous and lean manufacturing consulting; software engineering; and data management strategy for the world’s largest organizations. His reports and analysis appear in publications throughout the Americas, Europe, and Asia.

Rolf Huesemann, Manager Engineering Systems / PLM, Magna GETRAG Transmissions - Rolf Huesemann manages PLM processes for Magna GETRAG, drawing on decade’s long experience in IT, Engineering Management, CAD, CAM and other disciplines at Ford, Visteon and Michelin. Huesemann is uniquely qualified to share real-world benefits of Magna GETRAG’s implementation of a unified platform for Application Lifecycle Management (ALM), product development, quality assurance, CAPA and more.

About Aras
We offer the best Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) software for global businesses with complex products and processes. Resilient PLM platform technology makes Aras more scalable, flexible and upgradable for the world’s largest organizations, and a full set of applications provide complete functionality for the business of engineering. Customers include Airbus, GE, Hitachi, Honda, Huntington Ingalls, Kawasaki, Motorola and XEROX. Aras is privately held with global headquarters in Andover, Mass. More at and Twitter @aras_plm