Thursday, January 8, 2015
6:30-9:30 PM Registration, Cocktails, and Dinner Reception
Please join us for cocktails and a dinner reception. You’ll have a chance to
meet and talk with the other ambassadors to the Summit. We’ll also be providing
you with detailed logistics for the next day’s meetings. We ask that all
ambassadors to the Summit attend this reception, if at all possible. Attire is
Santa Fe winter comfortable.
Friday, January 9, 2015
7:30 AM Continental Breakfast
Join us for a light breakfast, prior to starting the day’s activities. Attire
for the day is Santa Fe winter comfortable.
8:00 AM Opening Ceremony and Call To Order
Your hosts, Brad Holtz and Joe Walsh will welcome you to the Summit, and set the
stage for the day’s activities.
8:30 AM Kickoff Address
With one of the broadest historical perspectives of the engineering analysis
industry, Dr. Riff will speak on trends within the engineering software market.
He will present a list of candidate issues for consideration during the Summit.
9:00 AM An Open Discussion of the Issues Before Us
This will be a group discussion, moderated by Brad Holtz of Cyon Research, with
the assistance of Joe Walsh of intrinSIM. This session will set the topics that
will be discussed during the balance of the summit. Each ambassador will have a
brief opportunity to introduce candidate issues, trends, and impactful
developments for consideration.
10:45 AM Breakout into Committee Workgroups
We will be breaking out into committee workgroups, to discuss selected issues.
12:30 PM Group Photograph
12:35 PM Lunch and Open Discussion
1:45 PM Resume Committee Workgroups
3:15 PM Plenary Session
During the general session, each committee will present the results of its
discussions, with open comment and discussion. At the end of discussion, we will
take a vote on issues of importance, for inclusion in the Summit white paper.
4:30-5:00 PM Closing