Friday, Jan 3, 2003 4:00 AM

RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., January 3, 2003- Geomagic will begin offering online demonstrations of Geomagic Studio reverse engineering and custom design software and Geomagic Qualify computer-aided inspection (CAI) software. The weekly demos, conducted using PlaceWare web conferencing software, will take place each Thursday at 2 p.m. EST, beginning on January 16.

Demos will alternate each week between Geomagic Studio and Geomagic Qualify. No software installation is required, but participants need a fast Internet connection such as T1, DSL or cable. A maximum of one hour has been allotted for the demonstration and a Q & A session.  To sign up for a demo, visit our web site.

Geomagic Studio is used by manufacturers worldwide for mass production of customized devices, build-to-order manufacturing, and automatic re-creation of legacy parts. Geomagic Qualify enables instant graphical comparisons between CAD models and as-built parts for first-article inspection, tool validation, wear analysis, sheet-metal spring-back analysis, geometric dimensioning and tolerance analysis, and automatic report generation.

About Geomagic

Geomagic (www.geomagic.com) is a global company dedicated to advancing and applying 3D technology for the benefit of humanity. Geomagic’s scanning and design software solutions are used to capture and model 3D content from physical objects, organically sculpt complex shapes, and prepare products for manufacturing. In addition, the company produces powerful 3D metrology and inspection software that verifies dimensional quality by comparing as-built products to master designs. Geomagic’s Sensable Phantom haptic devices simulate the sense of touch in a digital environment. 

Geomagic’s software and hardware are utilized by world-class customers in a variety of industries, including aerospace, automotive, medical, consumer products, toys, collectibles, coindesign, jewelry, fine art, heritage restoration, research, education, mold making, entertainment, training and surgical simulation. In fact, some of the world’s leading companies and research organizationsuse Geomagic software, including Ford, BMW,Boeing, Harley DavidsonTimberland, Mattel/Fisher Price, Lego, Pratt & WhitneyNASA, Schneider Electronic, 3M, Danaher and Invisalign. Geomagic is based in Research Triangle Park, N.C., USA, with an office in Boston, subsidiaries in Europe and Asia, and channel partners worldwide.

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Geomagic, Inc.
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