American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) 2011 Concrete Canoe Competition

Thank you to the University of Evansville for hosting this year's 2011 ASCE Concrete Canoe Competition

SolidWorks was used not only in the 3D computer aided design but also in finite element analysis and  fluid flow analysis.

The competition featured finalist from around the world competiting in the areas of

Best design paper
Best oral presentation
Best final product
Men's slalom/endurance race
Women's slalom/endurance race
Men's sprint race
Women's sprint race
Spirit of Competition

Students truly have a passion for design.  Congratulations too to California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo for winning the overall compeition. 

The University of Evansville has also been a great host to last month's local SolidWorks User Group meeting.  Marie




Marie Planchard

Marie Planchard

Senior Director, Early Engagement, 3DEXPERIENCE Works at Dassault Systemes
Marie Planchard is an education and engineering advocate. As Senior Director of Education & Early Engagement, SOLIDWORKS, she is responsible for global development of content and social outreach for the 3DEXPERIENCE Works products across all levels of learning including educational institutions, Fab Labs, and entrepreneurship.
Marie Planchard