Denny Bahl

Next Chicago SolidWorks User Group Meeting September 11, 2014.

Discussion created by Denny Bahl on Sep 5, 2014

Chicago SolidWorks User Group


Dear CSUG member,


We are planning a CSUG meeting for Thursday, September 11, 2014 from 5pm to 8:30pm at the DES PLAINES Campus of Oakton Community College, in ROOM 1604. The address is 1600 E. Golf Rd., Des Plaines, Illinois 60016.  (See map at end of notice or Google the address for a map.)


We will start with a short business meeting followed by the presentation.




5:00-5:30PM Sign-in and networking.

5:30PM Food served.  Pizza & soft drinks.

5:30-6:00PM Short business meeting during pizza time.

6:00-7:30PM Presentation – SolidWorks Corporate Executives

7:30-8:30PM Q&A, Door Prize Drawing.

8:30PM Meeting adjourned.



SolidWorks Corporate Executives

Graham Rae & Vajrang Parvate


Graham Rae, VP, R&D Operations, DS SolidWorks Corp.

Vajrang Parvate, Senior Director, SolidWorks Product Development, DS SolidWorks Corp.


Graham and Vajrang are long-time employees of DS SOLIDWORKS and are responsible for much of the products development.  They will talk about the current product portfolio, future development plans, and how DS SOLIDWORKS uses primarily customer driven feedback to make improvements to the program.  A lengthy Q & A session will follow.


We will have the usual pizza and soft drinks for refreshments, along with a door prize drawing (if we have prizes to give away).


The meeting should adjourn around 8:30pm.


Please RSVP to

RSVP is necessary to ensure enough food is provided.


Looking forward to seeing the familiar faces along with any new members.


Solidly Yours,

Denny Bahl

CSUG President