2013 LS-DYNA Forum

24 - 25 September 2013, Filderstadt (Stuttgart), Germany

Daimler AG

We warmly invite you to attend the 12th LS-DYNA Forum (free of charge), which will take place at the FILharmonie in Stuttgart-Filderstadt in Germany from 24 – 25 September 2013. The event consists of two parts, i.e., the "Developer Forum" focusing on background information and new developments in LS-DYNA and LS-OPT and the "LS-DYNA User Forum" where renowned speakers are invited to present their applications. Seminars and workshops will also be held before and after the event.

Agenda (pdf)

Registration form (online)

Registration form (pdf)

LS-DYNA Developer Forum

24 September, 13:30 - 17:30

At the LS-DYNA Developer Forum, you will be able to learn more about the latest implemented innovations as well as future developments of LS-DYNA and LS-OPT. To ensure that you receive first-hand information, the program developers of LS-DYNA and LS-OPT will be giving the presentations.

Further information as well as the agenda can be found here.

Get together

24 September, 17:30 - approx. 22:00

Make the most of the opportunity to meet developers and exhibitors in an informal atmosphere at the exhibition’s „get together” and discuss your specific wishes or simply exchange your experiences.

LS-DYNA User Forum

25 September, 08:45 - 17:10

At the LS-DYNA User Forum, a selection of presentations will be given on application areas concerned with nonlinear analysis using LS-DYNA. For the event, we were able to attract speakers from the companies Basell, BASF, BMW, Daimler, Hyundai, Johnson Controls, Magna Steyr, Opel, Porsche, Toyota, ViF and Volkswagen as well as from the universities TU Dortmund and TH Mittelhessen. The presentations will give an excellent overview of current and future simulation requirements in the automotive sector. The main focus will be on modeling plastics, composites and ultrahigh-strength steels as well as on the joining techniques of bonding and welding. This year, the program developers Dr. Jason Wang and Dr. Brian Wainscott from LSTC will be giving a summary of the latest and planned developments in LS-DYNA.

Further information as well as the agenda can be found here.

Hardware and Software Exhibition

24 September (afternoon) and 25 September (whole day)

A hard- and software exhibition will be running parallel to the LS-DYNA Forum. Here you can obtain comprehensive information about hardware and software around LS-DYNA.

Please find information about exhibition  and sponsoring opportunities here.

Cost and Registration

The events are free of charge and can be booked seperately or together.

To assist us with planning, we kindly ask for early registration.

Registration form (online)

Registration form (pdf)

Forum Events

Information day (free of charge): Acoustics and NVH-Analysis with FEM and BEM in LS-DYNA

23 September, 13:00 - 17:00 (at DYNAmore Stuttgart)

Workshop (free of charge): Dynamic Characterization of Polymers

24 September, 8:45 - 12:15 (at FILharmonie Filderstadt)

Seminar: ALE and Fluid-Structure Interaction

26 - 27 September, 9:00 - 17:00 (at DYNAmore Stuttgart)

Registration form (online)

Registration form (pdf)