‘We have to become more self-reliant, rely on more local manufacturing and design,’ says Bhold founder Susan Taing. Last week she launched an initiative with Dutch 3D-printer company Ultimaker to showcase crowdsourced and iterative design principles.
Stephen Bodnar – previously at Autodesk 360, now SVP Strategy at Kenesto – explains how CAD morphed into PLM and how Kenesto wants to be different.
Bodnar will be on a panel at Design for Manufacturing Summit #7 with Onshape, Synergis and Qodemo. Autodesk Fusion 360 supports and keynotes the event.
‘From the designer’s perspective, you do not need to be a mechanical engineer,’ industrial design engineer Shaun van Oorde-Grainger says, ‘but if you can speak their language you can tailor your design efforts.’