Industry Leadership Interviews

Monica Schnitger
Schnitger Corporation

Monica Schnitger helps companies to understand the impact of engineering IT: CAD/CAM, CAE, PLM, AEC, IoT and related technologies. In this interview she gives her take on the impact of simulation.

Kenneth Wong
Digital Engineering

Digital Engineering Magazine Senior Editor, Kenneth Wong shares his perspective on the state of simulation and offers his thoughts to software vendors from the users’ perspective.

Dr. David Freed
OnScale

Dr. David Freed, OnScale CTO, is a CFD engineer with a background in thermal fluids simulation, aeroacoustics, multi-phase flow, and the Lattice Boltzmann method.  Today he’s focused on making CAE a reliable cloud-based experience.

Matt Ladzinski
NAFEMS

As NAFEMS VP of Operations, Matthew Ladzinski is responsible the organization’s growth and development throughout the Americas, Asia, and parts of Europe.  Let’s learn a little more about this with four quick questions.

Dr. Barna Szabó
ESRD

Dr. Barna Szabó is Co-Founder and Chairman of ESRD, a company whose mission is to create and market software tools for the advancement of the quality, reliability and timeliness of information that serves engineering decision-making processes. 

Simulation Leader

Seb Dewhurst
EASA

Sebastian Dewhurst is Director of Business Development for EASA. In this Rev-Sim interview Seb touches on Excel, Low Code Development, Simulation Apps, and Templates in the context of Democratizing Simulation.

Rick Schweet

Rick Schweet
Kinetic Vision

Rick Schweet, President and CEO of Rev-Sim sponsor Kinetic Vision, discusses how his career got started in simulation and why he chose to participate in the Revolution in Simulation.

Ricardo Actis

Ricardo Actis
ESRD

Dr. Ricardo Actis, President and CEO of Rev-Sim sponsor Engineering Software Research & Development (ESRD) discusses his career, how he got started in simulation, and why he chose to participate in the Revolution in Simulation.

Prasad Mandava
VCollab

Prasad Mandava, Co-Founder and CEO of Visual Collaboration Technologies, (VCollab) discusses how his career began in simulation and why he chose to participate in the Revolution in Simulation.

Dr. Sam Saltiel
BETA CAE Systems

Dr. Sam Saltiel, Chief Communications Officer of Rev-Sim sponsor Beta CAE Systems,  discusses his engineering simulation career and why he chose to participate in the Revolution in Simulation.

Roger Assaker

Roger Assaker
MSC

Roger Assaker, CEO of MSC Software, discusses engineering simulation and why he chose to participate as a sponsor in the Revolution in Simulation industry collaboration.

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Hassan Moezzi
Future Facilities

Hassan Moezzi, CEO of Future Facilities discusses his start in engineering simulation and why he chose to participate as a sponsor in the Revolution in Simulation industry collaboration.

John Chawner
Cadence

In this interview John Chawner of Cadence (past President and Co-Founder of Pointwise) shares his thoughts on CFD simulation, the CFD Vision 2030 Integration Committee, and a host of related topics.

David Heiny
SimScale

SimScale CEO, David Heiny discusses the current state and future of CFD simulation, challenges facing vendors and the user community, along with the importance of democratizing simulation.

Lieven Vervecken
Diabatix

In this interview Diabatix Co-Founder & CEO, Dr. Lieven Vervecken discusses Diabatix, the release of Coldstream 2, simulation and generative design, and why it is important to participate in Rev-Sim.