Gridgen User Group Meeting 2004

FORT WORTH, TX (9 February 2004) – Pointwise is pleased to announce the first Gridgen User Group Meeting to be held in our hometown of Fort Worth, Texas on 5-6 April 2004. The meeting, to be held at the Renaissance Worthington Hotel, will include special Gridgen training seminars, presentations by Pointwise staff on new Gridgen developments, user presentations, and exhibits by our partners. This will be a good opportunity for Computational Fluid Dynamics (CFD) users to learn about the latest Gridgen features, get a glimpse of future developments, and network with other CFD experts from around the world. Conference registrations have been received from Gridgen users worldwide, including Japan, Germany, the United Kingdom, and many U.S. states.

Special Gridgen training seminars are scheduled for Monday, April 5. The morning session, Gridgen V15 New Features, will cover features in the latest Gridgen release. The afternoon training session, Gridgen Tips and Tricks, will be an overview of many helpful Gridgen V15 techniques used by experts to achieve the most efficient use of the software.

Tuesday's sessions will include presentations from the Gridgen user community and from Pointwise staff. Additionally, we are honored that Professor David Whitfield from the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga will give the keynote address. Professor Whitfield is Director of the Graduate School of Computational Engineering at the University of Tennessee (UT) at Chattanooga (UTC) and also Director of the UT SimCenter at Chattanooga. He will be speaking on "Grid Generation and Flow Solvers."

For more information about the Gridgen User Group Meeting, please go to www.pointwise.com/ugm2004.

Pointwise, Inc. is solving the top problem facing engineering analysts today: mesh generation for computational fluid dynamics (CFD). Large manufacturing firms and research organizations worldwide use Pointwise's Gridgen software and services to create the "digital geometry" that enables computer simulation of a product's performance in a fluid environment. Further information on Gridgen can be obtained from Pointwise's website, www.pointwise.com.

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