Sunnyvail, CA - Jan 22, 2009, Rapidform Inc., the exclusive licensor of Rapidform® 3D scanning software in the Americas, today announced the first ever Rapidform Success Training Conference. This exclusive event is available to users of Rapidform XOR, XOV, XOS and RapidWorks to sharpen their skill set in 3D scanning, reverse engineering and quality inspection. More than just a user conference, the Success Training Conference focuses exclusively on hands-on training to ensure that every Rapidform user gets the most value out of his or her software. The inaugural conference will be held at the Las Vegas Hilton, April 14-17, 2009.

Technical Topics

At the conference, attendees will be able to choose from a variety of in-depth training courses on topics such as:

- Scan cleanup & optimization - Best practices for aligning & merging multiple scans - Creating solid models from 3D scans - Specialty sessions on how to turn 3D scan data into parametric CAD models for:    - SolidWorks    - Pro/E Wildfire    - Siemens (Unigraphics) NX - Auto surfacing best practices - How to use your 3D scanner with Rapidform - Hybrid modeling (surfaces + solids together) - Sheet metal reverse engineering - GD&T inspection - Application-specific sessions such as castings, stampings and non-design scans (archeology, etc.) Every course is limited to no more than 15 trainees to ensure that every attendee gets the most possible value from the conference.


Attendees will also have the ability to become a Rapidform Certified Professional via an exam after the conference. This newly available recognition is invaluable to 3D scanning service providers and others to set themselves apart in the world of 3D scanning.  

Industry Networking

Success Conference attendees will be able to network with some of the most expert users of 3D scanning technology in North America. An evening industry reception hosted by Rapidform will also allow attendees to experience the latest in 3D scanning technology, from laser and white light scanners to CT and 3D X-ray. Experienced users will be on hand to share ideas, create new business connections, and expand every attendee's professional network.

About INUS Technology Inc. INUS Technology helps companies unlock the power of 3D scanning.  The company's software solutions are the most widely installed products for reverse engineering, 3D imaging and inspection using 3D scan data around the globe.  Rapidform makes 3D scanning an extremely powerful tool for a variety of applications and is used in fields such as manufacturing, R&D, quality inspection, medical research and civil engineering.  Leading companies including Audi, Ford, Hyundai, Toyota, Rolls Royce, Volkswagen, Hitachi, Panasonic, Oakley, Samsung, Sony, Alcoa, and Benteler use Rapidform's advanced technology to innovate throughout their research, design, manufacturing and quality control processes.  For more information, please visit