Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence Announces the Accelerate! Awards Contest

Now Accepting Entries from PC-DMIS Users Pushing the Innovation Envelope

06 April 2017
Accelerate! Awards contest for PC-DMIS measurement software users worldwide

Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence today announced the Accelerate! Awards contest for PC-DMIS measurement software users worldwide. To enter, contestants must complete an online submission form and describe how an application challenge was solved in an innovative way. Applicants can also enter the contest by submitting an inspired idea for the future use or application of PC-DMIS. A distinguished panel of judges will select the winners, culminating in a special awards event at HxGN LIVE 2017, Hexagon’s international conference, at the luxury Venetian Resort Hotel from 13-16 June 2017. Finalists could win a combination of these prizes: 1) US $2,000, or a donation made to the winner's choice of charity, 2) Complimentary registration for HxGN LIVE, or 3) An Apple iPad.  

There are two categories in the PC-DMIS contest: 1) Innovative Problem solving enabling users to share their application experiences, and 2) Shaping Smart Change for users to share new ideas for future PC-DMIS enhancements. Hexagon is accepting entries until 20 May 2017. For more information, official rules, and to how to enter the Accelerate! Awards contest, please visit HexagonMI.com/AccelerateAwards.

“The Accelerate! Awards contest allows Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence to shine a light on the excellence of individuals solving the most challenging measurement, inspection and quality issues of the day. With tens of thousands of software seats installed worldwide, PC-DMIS users measure everything from basic mechanical parts to highly complex surfaces and features found in the aerospace and automotive industries and beyond,” said Ken Woodbine, President, Metrology Software Product Line at Hexagon Manufacturing Intelligence. “The contest gives us a nice opportunity to engage further with our user community and learn about their unique stories of empowerment, problem-solving and bringing new concepts to life.”

About Hexagon
Hexagon is a global leader in sensor, software and autonomous solutions. We are putting data to work to boost efficiency, productivity, and quality across industrial, manufacturing, infrastructure, safety, and mobility applications.

Our technologies are shaping urban and production ecosystems to become increasingly connected and autonomous – ensuring a scalable, sustainable future.

Hexagon’s Manufacturing Intelligence division provides solutions that utilise data from design and engineering, production and metrology to make manufacturing smarter.

Hexagon (Nasdaq Stockholm: HEXA B) has approximately 23,000 employees in 50 countries and net sales of approximately 4.3bn EUR. Learn more at hexagon.com and follow us @HexagonAB.