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Training Opportunities offered for the 2014 Conference:



Free 60-Minute Training

Siemens PLM Software will provide Siemens PLM Connections Americas 2014 attendees with a wide-ranging assortment of learning and customer support opportunities. Estimated at more than 40 classes and included with the price of the conference admission fees, the free hands-on workshops will address the range of Siemens PLM Software products as listed below, and offered topics appropriate for new, intermediate and advanced users.

Click here to download a full list of 2014 Free 60-Minute Training Classes updated March 14, 2014

Free Product Training Sessions

The list below represents the planned Siemens PLM Software product training areas of coverage. All free training sessions are first-come, first-served (no advance reservations or sign-ups required) and are offered at no additional charge to registered conference attendees.

  • NX
  • Teamcenter
  • Teamcenter Manufacturing
  • Teamcenter Reporting & Analytics
  • Teamcenter Visualization
  • LMS

High Value Training

These optional, 4-hour intensive workshops offer much more than a quick tour of product features and functions. Siemens PLM Software subject matter experts will provide in-depth instruction focused on the most efficient and effective methods of implementing Siemens PLM Software solutions. Combining hands-on workshops with take-home reference materials and ample Q&A time, these classes will provide attendees with the opportunity to seek advice and direction on issues that they may face with their unique implementation challenges. These classes are optional, and available for an additional fee during the registration process.

Teamcenter 10.1 Deploying Active Workspace: Monday, June 16th, 1:45-5:45pm

This session is designed to take attendees through the process of installation, configuration and deployment of the Active Workspace product as well as discuss the inter-dependencies with sub-components such as SOLR, Maven, Dispatcher and the Teamcenter 4Tier or middle tier architecture.   

NX 9 Introduction to Product & Manufacturing Information (PMI): Tuesday, June 17th, 1:15-5:15pm

Product and Manufacturing Information (PMI) is an NX application for attaching information to a part file. You can attach information needed by downstream applications such as tooling, manufacturing, inspection, shipping, etc. The information can be text, dimensions or symbols. This course will show users how to create some of the various PMI objects, set the Annotation Plane, manage Display Instances in different Model Views, create PMI section views, inherit PMI into drawing views. 

NX 8.5 Using NX Visualization and Animation: Wednesday, June 18th, 1:15-5:15pm 

This session will cover several workflows for adding visual impact to your NX designs. You will learn how to create realistic images and animations using the dynamic display options available within the NX Visualization design tools. 

Teamcenter 10.1 Dynamic, Batch, and Live Updates to LOV’s: Thursday, June 19th, 1:15-5:15pm 

This session provides instruction and hands-on activities focused on enhancements to LOV procedures. This includes Live Update (which was new in 9.1, but is still a popular and relevant feature)

  • SampleItem business object
  • Dynamic LOV
  • Batch LOV
  • Live Update project


Learning Advantage Lab

Siemens PLM Software will host the “Learning Advantage Lab” as an additional learning opportunity for conference attendees. This lab will be staffed by Siemens Education Services staff, and will provide attendees free hands-on access to the Siemens Learning Advantage online self-paced learning portal and online product documentation. Siemens’ Learning Advantage will provide users with 24/7 access to an unparalleled library of hundreds of self-paced courses covering most Siemens PLM Software products. Access will be available to all registered attendees, and the lab will be hosted in the Celebration 1&2 training room, Tuesday-Thursday, 9:30-10:30 AM. 

Hands-on Help

This year’s conference will also provide attendees the opportunity to take advantage of one-on-one help sessions with Siemens PLM Software solution experts and selected partners. You’ll be able to openly discuss technical challenges, product capabilities and implementation best practices. Available Siemens staff will include representatives from Siemens PLM Software Product Development, GTAC, Training and Services teams. Schedules and information on Hands-On Help expert availability will be posted during the conference. Hands-On Help sessions will be available in the Celebration 1&2 training room, Tuesday-Thursday, 9:30-10:30 AM. 

Ask Siemens Software Suite

Stop by to talk with Siemens PLM Software experts who will be available to address your questions, concerns, and/or recommendations. 

  • User Experience
  • Business Process Improvement
  • Deployment Excellence

Wide range of Expertise

  • NX
  • Teamcenter
  • Manufacturing
  • LMS
  • Classification
  • Dimensional Management
  • Visualization
  • Customizations
  • Migration and Transitions
  • Site Consolidation
  • Cloud
  • Bulk Loader

Siemens specialists will be available to answer questions and discuss key technical topics related to our product solutions.   Conference attendees are invited to get one-on-one help:

  • Latest Teamcenter Tools
  • Migration Tools and processes
  • Teamcenter performance, scalability and configuration
  • CAD data, Tools, translation (CAD to view format, CAD to CAD)
  • Teamcenter install\upgrade logistics and methods
  • Consolidation approach and mechanics

The Ask Siemens Software Suite will be located on the lower level in Blue Spring II, directly across from the Regency Ballroom.  Available for conference attendees by appointment or walk-in from Noon on Monday, June 16, through Noon on Thursday, June 19.

During the conference - Sign-ups are available within the room or at the Siemens PLM Services booth in the Regency Ballroom.

Prior to Conference start – by email Ellen Smith ellen.smith@siemens.com

FREE limited-time access to Learning Advantage online training after the conference!

  • Siemens PLM Software will provide free trial Memberships to their Learning Advantage online learning portal to customers that are registered Siemens PLM Connection Americas 2014 conference attendees. Each attendee will be provided the opportunity to sign-up for a 30-day free trial Membership that extends their learning opportunities beyond the end of the conference!
  • Siemens PLM Software will also offer a discount purchase promotion that allows registered conference attendees a discount on the purchase price of a Learning Advantage yearly Membership.

Additional Customer Support Solutions

Siemens PLM Software Transition Centers of Excellence

The Teamcenter Transition Center of Excellence and the I-deas to NX Center of Excellence will share the Siemens PLM Software booth with Siemens PLM Training and Services. In this booth, Siemens specialists will be available to answer questions and help our customers understand the steps involved in transitioning to either Teamcenter or NX. The Centers of Excellence are tasked with supporting the Siemens Services teams by working with them and developing best practices and documenting lessons learned.