The 2017 3D CIC + QIF Summit took place in Golden, Colorado on October 2-6, 2017. Thank you to everyone who joined us! We are most grateful to the many fantastic presenters who shared their time, experiences, and expertise. Thank you also to this year’s sponsors, without whom 3D CIC + QIF Summit would not be possible.

The 2017 theme was UNITE: Engineering & Shop Floor Collaboration. Following are links to the available presentations. Some presentations are unavailable due to organizational restrictions.

3D CIC // Tuesday, October 3, 2017 
Keynote: Are You Ready to Reap the Benefits of Smart Manufacturing?KC MorrisNational Institute of Standards and Technology
3D PDF for Large-Scale Hydroelectric ProjectsVincent LévesqueHydro-Québec
Evolutionary Development of MBD from Design to FabricationDenise FitzgeraldMIT Lincoln Laboratory
A Journey in Culture Change: From Engineered Drawings to Digital User-Centered Visual InstructionsJim DorwartNewport News Shipbuilding
The 3D Revolution: Just Another CAPEX?Kevin SariSignode Industrial
Models That Last a LifetimeStephen BurtonGulfstream Aerospace
Gaining MBD Experience the Right WayRay Ford
Solar Turbines
Signature Sponsor PresentationShweta SinghSpatial Corp.
For Useful MBD, You Need Proper GD&TScott NeumannTechnical Consultants Inc. (GeoTol)
CAD & Cocktails Happy Hour Sponsor PresentationAnnalise SuzukiElysium
3D CIC // Wednesday, October 4, 2017 
Keynote: The Future Can Improve Your PastWilliam CockrellRaytheon Missile Systems
A PLM Journey: From Paper to PDM/PLMJon PabstSierra Nevada Corporation
Using SOLIDWORKS Models on the Shop FloorCrystal Hanson + Joel SeereyHoney Bee Manufacturing
Smart Manufacturing: Hopes, Successes, GapsAllison Barnard FeeneyNational Institute of Standards and Technology
How Supply Chain Can Drive MBEBenny YapCisco Systems
Signature Sponsor PresentationStephen Collins + Paul PerreaultAnark
Brief Overview of ASME Y14 Digital Product Definition StandardsFred ConstantinoASME
Using Additive Manufacturing and Model-Based Engineering Release Standards for an Engine Injector ProjectThad HenryNASA
Signature Sponsor PresentationRaphael NascimentoInternational TechneGroup (ITI)
QIF Symposium // Thursday, October 5, 2017 
Keynote: Integrated Information for Improved QualityDr. Toby MawThe Manufacturing Technology Centre (UK)
Weaving a Digital Thread for Manufacturing: STEP, QIF, and MTConnectDr. Martin HardwickRensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Why QIF Matters, A Lot More Than You ThinkEvan YaresThe Yares Organization
The Complete Beginner’s Guide to QIF ImplementationBob StoneDimensional Metrology Standards Consortium
Capturing Measurement Resources in the QIF FormatDr. Ed MorseUniversity of North Carolina at Charlotte
Charting the Transition between Engineering Specifications, the 3D Model, and Inspection through Quality ReportingGlen VoglesongFaurecia
Getting to the End Game with QIF: Useable PartsMark NielsenTechAzul
QIF Symposium Sponsor PresentationRay StahlKotem
QIF Symposium Sponsor PresentationGeoff FouldsOrigin International