Autodesk Manufacturing Technical Evangelist Rob Cohee dropped a bundle of video interviews with key people at Autodesk for the release of the Autodesk Product Design 2012 Suite. In a 12 part series, Rob tries to shed some light into what was planned for 2012, how it was put together, and what that means to you and I this year.

Buzz Kross, Vice President of Manufacturing Solutions Division discussed the Digital Prototyping focus this year


Topics include:

Autodesk Inventor

Garin Gardiner, Product Manager

Inventor Fusion

Kevin Schneider, Senior Product manager

Inventor Publisher

Tyler Barnes, Product Manager

Autodesk Simulation

Bob Williams, Product Marketing Manager

Autodesk Moldflow

Hanno Van Raalte, Project Manager

Product Design Suite

Tim Grey, Director of Product Management

AutoCAD Mechanical

Adam Perry, Product Manager

AutoCAD Electrical

Jose Santos, Project Manager

Factory Design Suite

Shibai Bagchi, Product Manager

Autodesk Alias

Jeff Wymer, Product Manager

While it is not a technically intense conversation that many of us would absorb, it does dive into numerous important points about the products that many may not currently use. This is another opportunity to see Rob try to keep a straight face while introducing himself 12 times in succession.

Iā€™d like to recommend two sessions that discuss some interesting points of interoperability: Fusion and Factory Design