Webinar: Deliver Engineering Grade Light Simulation to Studio Designers

Part of a collaborative solution with Autodesk Inc, VRXPERIENCE Light Simulation connects Ansys’ physics-based lighting simulation with Autodesk’s automotive 3D visualization and virtual prototyping software (Autodesk VRED)

This webinar will take place on:
April 28, 2020
05:00 PM - 06:00 PM CET

Sponsored By:

Illuminate Your Design!

The combination of Autodesk VRED and Ansys VRXPERIENCE Light Simulation delivers physics-based engineering-grade light simulation to studio designers.

The unique solution empowers the design studio with accurate lighting to enhance photorealistic visualizations, up to the simulation of highly complex optical components such as light guides.

Join our webinar and Discover VRXPERIENCE Light Simulation to:

  • Easily identify lighting quality issues resulting from the optical engineering process
  • Run Ansys SPEOS-based ray file simulation that is compatible with High-Performance Computing (HPC) Clusters
  • Explore of a wider range of design possibilities
  • Bridge the gap between engineering and design in the long run by creating a consistent shared data stream, ensuring data consistency


Alexander Stern
Senior Industry Strategy Manager Automotive

Alexander has been Senior Industry Strategy Manager Automotive at Autodesk since 2018. Before that, he spent eight years as a management consult in leading German boutique companies, with his last position being at h&z management consulting in Munich as Head of Automotive.

Prior to this, he spent four years working for BMW Group in Munich in R&D strategy and innovation management. He holds a PhD in business administration, focusing on innovation management from Copenhagen Business School and UC Berkeley.

Kishor Ramaswamy
Manager of Application Engineering
Ansys Inc.

Kishor is Manager of Application Engineering at Ansys, with a focus on the overall autonomous vehicle strategy, as well as the core optical simulation product line.

Kishor manages a customer-focused team of pre-sales engineers, with a very heavy involvement in lighting and autonomous driving applications for the automotive industry. He leads many engagements and projects with the major North American OEMs and Suppliers and is responsible for driving technical requirements from customers into the product development roadmap.

Prior to this, he has had both hardware and software experience with optics-related technologies, as a lead engineer at Ciena in Ottawa, Canada. During his time at Ciena he worked with the hardware design team to bring 100G photonics circuit packs to deployment.

He holds a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from McGill University with a focus on optics.

Lionel Bennes
Ansys Inc.

Passionate about computer science, 3D and Virtual Reality since childhood, Lionel has more than 10 years of expertise in the field of Virtual Reality.

After completing his PhD in Virtual Reality for industry, Lionel worked as a research fellow for five years before joining Optis as an expert in virtual reality for physical ergonomics, maintenance, repair, and operations.

Since 2018, Optis has been part of the Ansys group. Lionel is now in charge of tailoring and providing best in class tools for real-time immersive virtual cockpit assessment and interactive simulation of HMIs for automotive and aerospace industries.

Marek Trawny
Head of Product Management, Automotive and Conceptual Design

Marek Trawny runs product management for Automotive and Conceptual Design (ACD) at Autodesk. He started as product manager for Automotive Visualization at Autodesk in 2013.

Together with his team, Marek now oversees the ACD product portfolio including Alias, VRED, Shotgun for Design Studios, Project Sugarhill and SketchBook. Marek is passionate about car design and based out of Berlin, Germany.

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IQPC Gesellschaft für Management Konferenzen mbH
Adresse: Friedrichstrasse 94, 10117 Berlin
Telefonnummer: 030 20913 -274
Fax: 49 (0) 30 20 913 240
Email Adresse: info@iqpc.de
Registereintragungen: Amtsgericht Charlottenburg HRB 76720
Umsatzsteuer- Indentifikationsnummer DE210454451
Geschäftsführung: Silke Klaudat, Richard A. Worden, Michael R. Worden