The 3D Collaboration & Interoperability Congress has become a yearly barometer of the state of collaboration and interoperability strategy, technology, and solutions for commercial and government organizations. Presenters and attendees are real-world users who represent the medical, aerospace, defense, electronics, automotive, industrial equipment, and other product development industries, with strong support by technology leaders for CAD collaboration and interoperability.

“The camaraderie is unmatched. It truly feels like a room of people interested in helping each other on being successful on the crazy path to MBD.”

User Groups & Open Forums

Several special sessions are included with your 2019 registration. Sessions will be announced closer to the start of the conference.


Various stages of MBE journey maturity, multiple industries, and all of the major 3D CAD software platforms are represented by 3D CIC speakers. Speakers will be announced closer to the start of the conference. The following organizations represent a sampling of previous presenters:

  • Allison Transmission
  • Cisco Systems
  • Deere & Company
  • GE Transportation
  • Gulfstream Aerospace
  • Hydro-Qu├ębec
  • Lifecycle Insights
  • Manufacturing Technology Centre
  • MIT Lincoln Laboratory
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Newport News Shipbuilding
  • Northrop Grumman
  • Raytheon
  • Sierra Nevada Corporation
  • Solar Turbines
  • United Launch Alliance