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Contest Sponsors, "Create the Future" 2007 Design Contest

The “Create the Future” Design Contest, presented by SolidWorks Corp., is proud to have COMSOL Inc., Hewlett-Packard, and Hong Kong Polytechnic University as co-sponsors.

SolidWorks Corporation

ImageFounded in December 1993, SolidWorks is located in Concord, MA, and was acquired in 1997 by Dassault Systemes, the leading global developer of product lifecycle management solutions. SolidWorks 3D CAD software is used by over half a million product designers and engineers designing products at more than 80,000 companies in more than 100 countries. Over 14,000 academic institutions are using SolidWorks software to teach engineering technology and design. SolidWorks software is the leading 3D CAD solution, providing all of the functionality needed to design world-class products with unmatched ease of use for the freedom to focus on product design, not software. Visit www.solidworks.com.

COMSOL, Inc.

ImageCOMSOL, Inc., headquartered in Burlington, MA, provides software solutions for multiphysics modeling. A fast-growing, high-tech engineering software company, COMSOL was founded in 1986 and now has a user base of 40,000 engineers worldwide. Their flagship product, COMSOL Multiphysics®, offers an easy-to-use modeling environment for solving physics-based problems. Customers include manufacturers of cars, aircraft, medical equipment, consumer products, and energy suppliers. Visit www.comsol.com.

Hewlett-Packard Company

ImageAs one of the leading manufacturers of IT products and solutions, HP leverages its heritage to help manufacturers and distributors be more innovative, collaborate better, and excel at execution. For engineers, HP provides comprehensive, adaptable solutions that cover the entire product lifecycle, from outsource design to manufacturing and support. Visit www.hp.com/go/mcad

Hong Kong Polytechnic University

ImageThe Hong Kong Polytechnic University offers a wide range of courses that directly meets industrial, commercial, and community needs. Over the years, more than 250,000 young men and women have graduated from PolyU and its predecessors. The graduates have found their places in various sectors of the society, dedicating their knowledge and expertise to the building and development of Hong Kong’s thriving economy. Visit www.polyu.edu.hk