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HTC Membership 101 - August

MCE, Tech Council, EDA

8/01/14 12:00 PM

Join the Howard Tech Council for our free HTC Membership 101 Lunch! 

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3D MD: Introduction to Solidworks

MCE, EDA, 3DMD, 3DMDInfo

8/04/14 5:30 PM

Students learn through an introductory project that will cover the basics of SolidWorks.   The class will cover how to extrude, cut, sweep and loft in SolidWorks to create a single part.  The class culminates in a 3D print-out of the model made in class.

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"Imagine This!": 3D Printing Primer Seminar

MCE, EDA, 3DMD, 3DMDInfo

8/05/14 8:00 AM

This seminar is an introduction to the world of 3D printing: what it is, how it works, materials, uses, case studies and more! Seminars are one hour in length with 40 minutes of presentation and 20 minutes for questions and answers. Start with coffee and networking from 8:00 - 8:30, followed by a brief tour of the 3D Maryland lab. The seminar will run from 8:30-9:30AM and finish with another round of networking from 9:30-10:00AM.

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3D MD Workshop: Design and Print

MCE, EDA, 3DMD, 3DMDInfo

8/05/14 12:00 PM

This hands-on workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to 3D modeling software through a project-based learning approach.  Students will be able to print a simpkle project they design in class. Workshops run  from 12:00 - 1:00PM and are hands-on. The final product is available for purchase for an additional fee. The software used is Autodesk 1234 Design.

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3D MD Modeling Software Primer, "If You Can Design It..."

MCE, EDA, 3DMD, 3DMDInfo

8/06/14 8:00 AM

This semminar is an introduction to a variety of computer aided design software packages used in creating a 3-dimensional model for 3D printing.  This seminar will give brief intriductions to freeware, industry standard software, and leading edge software. 

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3D MD: Solidworks, Intermediate Level

MCE, EDA, 3DMD, 3DMDInfo

8/06/14 5:30 PM


Students learn through a project that will build on an intermediary level in SolidWorks.   The class will cover the true power of SolidWorks: the combination of all three elements, designing multiple parts, placing them into a functional assembly and then exporting them as a drawing and the file ready to go to the 3D Printer.   The class culminates in a 3D print-out of the model made in class.

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3D MD Workshop: Design and Print

MCE, EDA, 3DMD, 3DMDInfo

8/07/14 12:00 PM

This hands-on workshop is designed to provide a basic introduction to 3D modeling software through a project-based learning approach.  Students will be able to print a simpkle project they design in class. Workshops run  from 12:00 - 1:00PM and are hands-on. The final product is available for purchase for an additional fee. The software used is Autodesk 1234 Design.

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3D MD: Introduction to Modo

8/07/14 5:30 PM

Students learn through an introductory project that will cover the basics of Modo.  The class will cover the complete toolset used for modeling in Modo to create a single part.  This includes modeling tools, falloff’s action center and many more exciting features.  The class culminates in a 3D print-out of the model made in class.

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"Imagine This!": 3D Printing Primer Seminar

MCE, EDA, 3DMD, 3DMDInfo

8/12/14 8:00 AM

This seminar is an introduction to the world of 3D printing: what it is, how it works, materials, uses, case studies and more! Seminars are one hour in length with 40 minutes of presentation and 20 minutes for questions and answers. Start with coffee and networking from 8:00 - 8:30, followed by a brief tour of the 3D Maryland lab. The seminar will run from 8:30-9:30AM and finish with another round of networking from 9:30-10:00AM.

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3D Maryland Innovation + Prototyping Lab Demo Day

MCE, EDA, 3DMD, 3DMDInfo

8/13/14 12:00 PM

The second Wednesday of the month from 12- 1:30pm, we will host an demo day for those who want to learn more about 3D Maryland and the Innovation + Prototyping Lab.