Lightweighting & Optimization Strategies Feature Heavily at Altair Conference

27th May 2014

Altair’s 7th European Technology Conference takes place next month and includes an impressive array of speakers discussing strategies and techniques to minimize product weight.

The three day event includes keynote presentations from Jaguar Land Rover, Ferrari and Porsche, all of which will give some insight into their company’s lightweighting strategies.

In the technical sessions, lightweight design continues to feature heavily with presentations from Airbus Helicopters (previously Eurocopter), RUAG Space, Hyundai, MS Composites and many more. In additon, the event also includes a session dedicated to 3D printing which includes presentations from Renishaw, EADS APWorks, solidThinking, Additive Industries and more. A full list of presenters can be found at

The conference has featured a wide range of lightweight design presentations in previous years and in 2013, we provided this summary.

The event, which takes place from 25th – 27th June 2014 in Munich, Germany, is free to attend for all visitors.