JLABS @ TMC Quick Fire Challenge

In honor of the upcoming Grand Opening of JLABS @ TMC, Johnson & Johnson Innovation has launched a Quick Fire Challenge to award up to four new game-changing early-stage innovation companies with the use of a bench, workstation and access to the JLABS @ TMC community for one year.

Deadline to apply is January 18, 2016

Winners will be announced on March 2, 2016

See More: http://campaign.jlabs.jnjinnovation.com/

 

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Calling All Houston Area Designers, Startups, Incubators And Maker Spaces

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The SolidWorks Community team and MLC CAD Systems are pleased to announce The SolidWorks for Entrepreneurs Program.

The SolidWorks for Entrepreneurs Program will partner innovative designers, incubators and maker spaces in the Houston area with MLC CAD Systems, the local SolidWorks training, technical support, and license provider in Houston.

Sponsorship Application Requirements

  1. Application (submitted in English only)
  2. Three references
  3. A business plan or pitch deck
  4. Less than $1M in funding for individual entrepreneurs and annual revenue
  5. Be headquartered in US, Canada, or European Union
  6. Incorporated/LLC with tax ID number
  7. New product producing company or incubator/maker space supporting product producing companies
  8. $200 application fee

90% of all proceeds are given to the Rwandan Girls Scholarship Program

Application Process

  1. Applications reviewed in 7-10 business days of submittal.
  2. Entrepreneur/incubator/maker space contacted by DS SolidWorks to review sponsorship requirements
  3. Sponsorship agreement signed and SolidWorks software provided to MLC CAD Systems – Houston for new entrepreneur customer.
  4. SolidWorks software valid for one year.

Important Dates

  1. Thursday, July 23 – Day 1 of the SolidWorks Entrepreneur Program, check out the website to begin | solidworks.com/SW_EntrepreneurProgram

Contact your Houston SolidWorks Account Manager with questions:
Sean Strande
(713) 682-7490 ext.1009
seans@mlc-cad.com

OTC 2015 & SolidWorks Software in Houston, Texas

Attend the OTC 2015 conference, and stop by the SolidWorks software booth #5606 to say hi.

Register today for a complimentary 1-Day Pass to attend OTC 2015, courtesy of MLC CAD Systems & SolidWorks Software. After completing the registration, you will receive your conference attendance badge in the mail.

The 1-Day Pass allows you to register to attend OTC 2015 free either Wednesday, May 6th or  Thursday, May 7th 2015 only.

After OTC 2015 is over, meet us at the MLC CAD SolidWorks Tech Center in Houston for 2 hours of free SolidWorks training on May 8th from 10AM – 12Noon, the Friday after OTC 2015.

Our instructor will:

  • Familiarize you with the design controls and interface of SolidWorks 2015
  • Help you design a single part in SolidWorks
  • Instruct you on how to mate that part to create an assembly
  • Walk you through creating a shop drawing with a bill of materials (BOM)

After the open house, you will have the opportunity to fire questions at our SolidWorks instructor specific to your industry.

We will have workstations set up for you to use, all you will need bring is:

  • Something to write on / to write with.
  • PDF’s of drawings if you’re interested in having us take a look
  • Questions!

When: Friday, May 8th from 10AM – 12Noon

Where: MLC CAD Systems

Houston SolidWorks Training Center

10777 NW Freeway, Suite 175, Houston, TX 77092

The Houston Offshore Technology Conference is the world’s foremost event for the development of offshore resources in the fields of drilling, exploration, production, and environmental protection.

Check out the OTC 2015 list of exhibitors

OTC gives you access to leading-edge technical information, the industry’s largest equipment exhibition, and valuable new professional contacts. Here are some of the reasons why you should attend.

  • Quality: Technical program selected by knowledgeable and experienced professionals.
  • Value: See ground-breaking innovations and meet the leading providers of products and services in just four days.
  • Networking: More than 90,000 professionals from 120+ countries are there.
  • In the World’s Energy Capital: Combine OTC with client meetings, business proposals, and company training.
  • Always Something New: Encounter different languages being spoken, never-seen-before technologies, and C-suite speakers that you might not hear anywhere else.

SolidWorks Trial License – Houston TX

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SolidWorks 2015 has been released. in conjunction with the new release of SolidWorks, MLC CAD Systems is hosting a free 2 hour open house training class at our Houston training center to give attendees a hands-on first look at the newest version of SolidWorks.

Our instructor will:

  • Familarize you with the design controls and interface of SolidWorks 2015
  • Help you design a single part in SolidWorks
  • Instruct you on how to mate your part to create an assembly
  • Walk you though creating a shop drawing with a bill of materials (BOM)

After the open house, you will have the opportunity to fire questions at our SolidWorks instructor specific to your industry.

What to bring with you to the event:

  • Something to write on and write with to take notes
  • Examples of your drawings / designs
  • Questions!

After the event, you can leave with a SolidWorks trial license to further evaluate the software.

When: Friday, March 20th 2015 from 10AM-12Noon
Where: MLC CAD Systems
Houston SolidWorks Training Center
10777 NW Freeway, Suite 175
Houston, TX 77092

Houston SolidWorks Flow Simulation Lunch, Q&A, and Happy Hour

Join MLC CAD Systems and SolidWorks software as we showcase how design and manufacturing are solving their most challenging fluid flow and thermal design problems.

Our SolidWorks design simulation experts will present best practices in:

  • CFD Flow Simulation 
  • Design Validation 
  • Case studies in valve, lighting, electronics, oil and gas, life sciences, automotive, and sports technology.

RSVP now to attend our SolidWorks Flow Simulation event in Houston, Texas.

Registration and Lunch:                    Presentation:                     Drinks, Q&A and Networking:
12:00pm – 1:00pm                             1:00pm – 3:30pm              3:30pm – 4:30pm

Date: Thursday, November 20th
Time: 12:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Venue: The Houstonian Hotel 
Organizer: MLC CAD Systems
Phone: (800) 364-1652
Presented by:
Ramesh Lakshmipathy
SOLIDWORKS, Territory Technical Senior Manager
Dana Parrish
SOLIDWORKS, Senior Solutions Sales Manager
Philip Morrow,
MLC CAD Systems, Applications Expert

SolidWorks Houston Hands-On Tech Event (11/7/14)

MLC-Cad-Systems-LOGOAttend Our Upcoming SolidWorks Hands-On Test Drive If You’re …

    • Interested in making the jump from 2D CAD to 3D
    • Looking to change jobs and want to check out SolidWorks
    • Only using CAM software in-house, and looking to add CAD
    • Using another 3D CAD in-house, but interested in swapping out for SolidWorks
    • Working as a consultant and interested in adding SolidWorks to your service offering
    • Company has been acquired by a company using SolidWorks or will acquire a company with SolidWorks
    • Currently using SolidWorks, but interested in checkout other SolidWorks solutions like Electrical, Simulation, Data Management

Objectives of Session:
This session is geared toward those who are interested in getting hands on with SolidWorks software. During our two hour event our instructor will:

    • Familiarize you with the design controls and interface of SolidWorks
    • Help you design a single part in SolidWorks
    • Instruct you on how to mate that part to create an assembly
    • Walk you through creating a shop drawing with a bill of materials (BOM)

We’ll also have time to cover your specific concerns as well, so bring your questions!

Please feel free to reach out to me at seans@mlc-cad.com after you’re registered with any specific issues you would like me to cover and I will do my best to address them in this session.

Use The Link Below to Register:

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What to Bring:
We will have workstations set up. All you will need is something to write on and something to write with if you’re interested in taking notes. You can also bring PDF’s of drawings if you’re interested in having us take a look Also, questions! Bring them! No previous CAD experience needed.

When: Friday, November 7, 2014, 9:00 AM-11:00 AM
Where: MLC CAD Systems – Houston SolidWorks Training Center
10777 NW Freeway, Suite 101
Houston, TX 77092

Houston Texas SolidWorks 2015 Live Release Event | 10/7/14 | 3-6PM


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The Houston Texas SolidWorks 2015 Live Release Event Location Has Been Announced!

Experience Live Presentations of the New SolidWorks Solutions, and New Enhancements in SolidWorks 2015.

Plus, this year, MLC CAD Systems is giving away a VIP trip to SolidWorks World at one of our SolidWorks 2015 Launch Events just for attending.

We look forward to seeing you at our upcoming SolidWorks Launch Event, use the link below to register to attend.

RSVP

Top Golf (N Houston)
560 Spring Park Center Blvd
Spring, TX 77373

TUE-OCT-07
3pm-6pm

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