Preparing Students to Meet the Challenges of the Age of Digital | 9th April

09:00 - 10:00   Registration  

Welcome & Altair Industry Reach and Technology Portfolio
Dr. Royston Jones, CTO

The Growing Importance of Optimisation, AI and Machine Learning to Industry
Professor Vassili Toropov, Chair, Division of Aerospace
Engineering and Fluid Mechanics Lecturer
Queen Mary University of London


Designing Complex Multi Physics Products
Robert Fox, Associate Fellow – Whole Engine Modelling
Rolls Royce


Deployment of HyperWorks for Undergraduate Teaching (Mechanical)
Dr Christophe Bastien, Associate Professor, Engineering Simulations Group Leader, Institute for Future Transport and Cities
Coventry University

  Deployment of Electromagnetic Simulation and Increasing Product Electrification
Alex Ibbotson, EM Simulation Engineer
Jaguar Land Rover


HyperWorks for EM Engineering Teaching (Electromagnetics)
Dr Rostyslav Dubrovka, Lecturer, Terahertz & Quasi Optics Research Unit Manager
Queen Mary University of London




Teaching Design and Simulation Principals with Altair Inspire
Achraf Kallel, Associate Professor & ESILV-ALTAIR Academic Pulpit Professor,
Leonardo da Vinci Engineering School


Using Altair Inspire to Develop an Iconic Bike Structure
Jonathan Heath, Lead Mechanical Designer
Brompton Bicycle


Drop in Centre for Post Graduate Students
Professor Johann Sienz, Deputy Head of College & Director of Innovation and Engagement
Swansea University

  A Global Perspective of Altair’s Academic Activity & Key to Success
Dr. Matthias Goelke, Senior Director Academic Markets
    Panel Session
All Speakers
15:30   Summary and Close  


*Agenda subject to change.
Image Lady Margaret Hall
University of Oxford,
Norham Gardens
9th April 2019