Kalypso Presents Comprehensive Windchill Services at PTC/User 2010

June 3, 2010

Firm to Showcase PLM Management Consulting and Technical Implementation Expertise

Orlando, FL - Kalypso, the world's premier innovation consulting firm, will showcase comprehensive strategies for delivering successful product lifecycle management (PLM) solutions at the PTC/User World Event 2010. PTC/User World Event 2010 is being held by PTC/User, the independent voice of PTC customers worldwide, on June 6-9, 2010 at the Rosen Shingle Creek in Orlando, Florida.

Kalypso’s participation includes two conference sessions featuring a client example on enabling a global product development collaboration system with PTC Windchill and a client case study on facilitating new product introduction with PTC Windchill PDMLink.

PTC/User attendees can learn more about Kalypso’s innovative approach to helping clients develop and execute PLM strategies by visiting the firm’s exhibit in the Partner Pavilion at booth #308. Kalypso consultants will be available to discuss PLM strategy, implementation, upgrade, migration, integration, and customization. Exhibit visitors will have the opportunity to receive a special show discount on Kalypso services and the chance to enter a raffle prize drawing.

Session 1: Enabling a Validated Global Product Development Collaboration System for Medical Devices

Speaker: Joel Hembrock, Medtronic Xomed, Inc

Date: Monday, June 7th, 2010

Time: 5:15PM to 6:00PM

Place: Panzacola F1, Rosen Shingle Creek

This case study illustrates the approach taken by a medical device company to justify, plan, implement, and validate an environment to support a global product development collaboration capability. Key elements include the capture of the current-state environment, business drivers, phased implementation plan, and system implementation and validation.

Session 2: Facilitating a New Product Introduction Stage/Gate Process with Windchill PDMLink

Speakers: Van Gresham and Jason Schrader, Kalypso

Date: Wednesday, June 9th, 2010

Time: 1:45PM to 2:30PM

Place: Suwannee 16, Rosen Shingle Creek

This session will feature a case study on how to use Windchill PDMLink to facilitate a stage/gate product development process. Participants will learn how to configure out-of-the-box PDMLink functionality to emulate a stage/gate process using Windchill parts, documents, lifecycles, workflows, document structure, signatures and templates.

About PTC/User

The PTC/USER World Event 2010 is the premier conference for professionals who use PTC products and services, including Arbortext®, CoCreate®, Mathcad®, Pro/ENGINEER®, ProductView™ and Windchill®.

About Kalypso

Kalypso is the world's premier innovation consulting firm, helping clients improve profitability by delivering on the promise of innovation. Kalypso offers clients full service capabilities including Business and Innovation Strategy, Front End of Innovation, Portfolio and Pipeline Management, Development and New Product Introduction, Value Management, PLM Technology, Leadership and Learning, and Intellectual Property Services.