Don’t Miss This Year’s General Session Speakers at the All-Virtual 3DEXPERIENCE World 2022

The opening General Sessions for 3DEXPERIENCE World 2022 will set the stage for three days of conversations with the people and businesses who make up the 3DEXPERIENCE® Works ecosystem. This year’s General Sessions start Monday, February 7th, and will take place both Tuesday and Wednesday, 8th and 9th. Let’s take a look at each day of general sessions.


SOLIDWORKS CEO Gian Paolo Bassi will discuss how the 3DEXPERIENCE Works portfolio is helping our customers today and tomorrow. Learn about the technologies that will transform the way you work, allowing us to imagine a better future together.

Dassault Systèmes CEO and Vice Chairman Bernard Charlès will share the strategic direction for the company. He will also discuss how Virtual Twin technologies can help you rethink your products, processes and even business models to realize radically new sustainable innovations.

SOLIDWORKS customer La Machine will share how its living architecture helps us to dream tomorrow’s cities and transform the way we look at our towns. Their current urban renewal project, the Herons Tree, is a work of art and a moving architecture, located in the heart of a unique site, the former quarry Misery in the district of Chantenay.


SOLIDWORKS customer La Machine will share how its living architecture helps us to dream tomorrow’s cities and transform the way we look at our towns.


Astrophysicist Dr. Hakeem Oluseyi has spent his life seeking to uncover the mysteries of the universe, including black holes, worm holes, and the possibility of life on other planets. At 3DEXPERIENCE World, Dr. Oluseyi will offer viewers a behind-the-scenes look at the research he has devoted his life to. Touching on the concept of time and the power of the mind, Dr. Oluseyi fills audiences with wonder and inspiration as they marvel at the world around them.


Florence Hu, Manish Kumar and the R&D team will showcase customers, like Exovolar and NASKA Robotics, who have propelled their businesses forward by utilizing the 3DEXPERIENCE® Works portfolio technology to bring ideas to from concept to reality. They will also give you a peek at some of the new technologies you will see soon.

Industry Process Consultant Brian Zias will interview long-time SOLIDWORKS customer, STARC Systems, about how they are moving their business to the cloud to be able to scale to meet customer needs for renewable modular wall systems.

Industry Process Consultant Jordan Tadic will lead a panel of engineering service providers who will share the joys and challenges of serving a diverse set of customers. Jason Pohl, former Lead Designer at Orange County Choppers, Misty West and Center for Advanced Design talk to Jordan about how SOLIDWORKS helps deliver exceptional customer experiences.


On its own, an imagination is powerful. When you connect your imagination with others, it becomes unstoppable. With today’s technologies, we are more connected than ever. People across the globe can gather digitally to share meaningful causes, common goals, and collective visions.

Suchit Jain will highlight how various students, teachers, entrepreneurs, inventors, and professional engineers in the SOLIDWORKS Community are co-creating a better future with technologies that spark curiosity and innovation.

Delphine GENOUVRIER will interview GE Healthcare about their use of 3DEXPERIENCE Works Simulation products to run FEA and CFD studies and solve advanced nonlinear problems to bring products to market faster.

Mike Buchli brings together a panel with Meaghan Ziemba, Mavens of Manufacturing; and Northern Industrial Manufacturing (NIM) to discuss the knowledge and know-how to address where the manufacturing industry is headed.

Attend virtually for free! 

Virtual attendees can attend for free! That’s right. We have decided that everyone can attend virtually 3DEXPERIENCE World 2022…for free. What does that get you? Glad you asked. Virtual attendees will get access to:

  • 3 Days of General Sessions
  • 200+  Breakout Sessions
  • Breakout Sessions Q&A community
  • 3DEXPERIENCE Platform Hands-on Sessions
  • 45+ Meet-up Sessions
  • Networking Opportunities
  • Certification Exams (Up to $500 value)
  • 3DEXPERIENCE Playground
  • Model Mania Contest
  • Access to Solution and Business Partner Booths
  • Book meetings with product experts in the Dassault Systèmes Booth
  • Games
  • And more.

So now you can experience the largest SOLIDWORKS event of the year from the comfort of your own home or office so don’t delay, register today and we’ll see you (virtually).



Kristen Wilson

Kristen Wilson

Senior Manager Brand Offer Marketing, SolidWorks at Dassault Systemes
As the Senior Director of Communications, 3DEXPERIENCE Works, Kristen drives marketing strategy and oversees the team responsible for developing and executing multi-touch marketing plans across the Buyer's Journey, including 3DEXPERIENCE World.
Kristen Wilson
Kristen Wilson