FIRST Robotics Sponsorship: SOLIDWORKS, PLM, Cloud CAD Apps and Community

FRC 195 The Cyber Knights at FIRST Championship – Detroit

For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology (FIRST) organization, founded by Dean Kamen, celebrates Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math through robotics competitions, FIRST Robotics Competition, FIRST Tech Challenge and FIRST Lego League.  Apply now for sponsorship.

STEM and SOLIDWORKS Advocate, Betty Baker and team, TC Robotics FRC 7021 & Don Bossi (FIRST)

For years, SOLIDWORKS has been a Crown Supplier of FIRST teams and the software behind the FIRST competitions fields.  Now, thanks to Dassault Systemes 3DEXPERIENCE platform technology, we are offering all FIRST teams SOLIDWORKS desktop and/or SOLIDWORKS Cloud CAD apps, PLM and our web-based collaboration and community tools. Apply now for sponsorship.

Our offer starts now.  Don’t wait for the competitions to announce the game.  Apply now to understand our tools and review our offers.

Want to use SOLIDWORKS desktop?  Just apply.

Want to use SOLIDWORKS Cloud Apps? Just apply.

Want to use both?  You got it,. Just apply.

One application does all software offers.  For cloud use, we do need parent/legal guardian permission.  Follow the application and video to understand the process.

And yes, our tools are valuable and we have to check for US Export compliance – this takes a few days.

So FRC, FTC and FLL teams – we look forward in seeing you at a regional, district or national competition.

Thoughout the summer we will be creating some great new lessons using xDesign, xShape and the 3DEXPERIENCE platform apps.  Get your 3DEXPERIENCE ID and join our Student Community with real engineers answering your questions.

New this year, Dassault Systemes will be helping to establish FIRST in France.  Bonjour robots!

Just apply.

Design well, 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