First Workshop on Software Solutions for ICMEg June 24-27, 2014
An "International Workshop on Software for Integrated Computational Materials Engineering"was held in Rolduc Abbey (NL).
The workshop attracted more than 160 participants from 24 countries in 4 continents. About 40% of the attendees originated from academia. A large number of software companies resp. software tools was represented either in person or via different contributions like e.g. metatech, msc-software, gtt-technologies, Dassault Systemes, Sente Software, Thermo-Calc Software, e-xstream, Quantum Espresso, MatCalc, Phase 3D, Materials Design , Accelrys, esi calcom, DAMASK, MICRESS, simufact, OOF, ÅF, Materials Ressources, Enginsoft, simpleware, Itochu-Solutions, Magma, SCM, Homat, Geonx and others.
Also the strong interest of the user industry became obvious by participation and/or contributions of several companies like e.g. Tata Steel, Hydroaluminium, EDF, Rolls Royce, mtu, Salzgitter Mannesmann SZMF, Muhr und Bender, Abengoa, Böhler Schmiedetechnik, Philips, Arcelor Mittal, Nemak, AVL List, Bosch and Vallourec.
More than 100 contributions were presented in 12 parallel sessions and 4 plenary sessions as well as in a poster session, which has been on display during the entire workshop. These sessions were further complemented by a workshop-type discussion session and a panel discussion.