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Omnix to host Autodesk University Extension

Annual Autodesk event returns to Dubai for third time

Omnix to host Autodesk University Extension
AUx allows the region's Autodesk community the chance to learn, connect and explore, says Dahmash.

Omnix International is to host the third annual Autodesk University Extension (AUx) Dubai event, to bring together design and engineering professionals to learn more about latest developments in Autodesk solutions and for training.

AUx 2014 will take place on 17th December at Dubai World Trade Centre (DWTC), and is expected to attract over 600 design and engineering professionals from across the GCC region.

Louay Dahmash, head of Autodesk Middle East, said: "Autodesk University extension offers design and engineering professionals from Middle East the unique opportunity to learn about latest industry developments, hone their skills on Autodesk's industry leading 3D Design software and network with leading international experts. We are delighted to offer this unique platform to the region's design ecosystem to ‘learn, connect and explore' which would accelerate adoption of new technologies and improve user productivity as well."

AUx Dubai is part of ‘Autodesk University', an annual. worldwide series of Autodesk in-person and virtual user conferences. The event will feature futuristic 3D Design technologies, training sessions and showcases of innovative projects and will also offer professionals the opportunity to network with international experts and peers from the industry.

This year, AUx Dubai will see participation from industry experts, thought leaders and innovators from the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC), Manufacturing and Media and Entertainment (M&E) industries from across the Middle East. In addition, AUx Dubai will also offer the opportunity for industry professionals to validate their skills by obtaining free Autodesk Certifications at the event on Autodesk's range of 3D Design software like Autodesk Revit Architecture, Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D®, AutoCAD, Autodesk 3ds Max, Autodesk Inventor Professional. There will also be industry focused workshops on newer technologies, hands-on lad sessions and partner exhibits on the day of the event. 

Dr. Jayant Deshpande, Director - CAE Division, Omnix International, said: "Omnix International is proud to host the third edition of Autodesk University Extension Dubai, which has become a ‘must-see, must attend' event for the region's design professionals. This event takes the focus on professionals who are serious about creating-how to come up with world-class, fully efficient and highly durable designs, drawings and the like that will be benchmarks for architecture, interior design and multimedia. The event proves to be very timely and strategic as the region is currently seeing a large influx of construction and development projects wherein companies are looking at Autodesk to gain competitive advantages and meet customer demands. To address this challenge, Autodesk University Extension acts as a cost-effective venue to receive advanced training, certification, learning about important trends in the industry and networking to meet potential clients and collaborators."

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