The annual Boothroyd Dewhurst DFMA Conference is one of the longest-running and most well-regarded product development events. It is an opportunity for thought-provoking conversations,where engineers and manufacturers work together to learn about and promote the use of DFMA. Representatives convene from Fortune 1000 companies including corporate strategists, design engineers, manufacturing engineers, purchasing personnel and supply-chain managers. The event is geared towards helping these companies define goals for establishing a global competitive advantage.
The acceptance and adoption of DFMA is increasing throughout the world. The methodology, software tools, and culture of DFMA are helping leading manufacturers establish quantifiable cost advantages over their competitors. Following the two-day forum, Steve Venditti, CEO of Datum3D said “the event provided a forward-thinking group of engineers a chance to share their thoughts on the future of product development and engineering analysis”. The event took place on September 11th & 12th at the Omni Providence Hotel in Providence, RI.