Born To Design - SOLIDWORKS Podcast

Born To Design - SOLIDWORKS Podcast

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Born to Design takes you inside the most fascinat…
13 - How One Teacher is Changing mindsets, One Student at a Time, with STEM
Apr 21 • 20 min
Cesar Gutierrez is a teacher who is literally changing the futures of his students lives every day. Cesar is changing the mindset in his community by showing underprivileged students a future they could not have imagined is possible. It’s almost…
12 - From Fighting Robots to Helpful Robots
Mar 31 • 19 min
Show notes and Transcription: http://bit.ly/2U9a6yG Marc DeVidts is the Co-Founder and CTO of Double Robotics, who turned his passion for building robots into a career. Marc, as a teenager, loved designing and building fighting robots, and eventually…
11: Inspiring our Future Problem Solvers with Dean Kamen
Mar 7 • 22 min
We sat down with Dean Kamen, the inventor of the Segway, the AutoSyringe and founder of FIRST Robotics, and get his thoughts on what it takes to inspire today’s youth. Currently, Dean is actively involved with his global initiative FIRST Inspires, which…
10: Mentoring our future Entrepreneurs
Feb 18 • 31 min
Interview with Shelly Gruenig (the mentor) and Derek Sanchez (the student, now mentor). Shelly started teaching her children robotics at home to prepare them for their future, but ended up mentoring thousands of students (like Derek) on not just robotics,…
9: How the User Forum Changed the Course of SOLIDWORKS Software
Jan 27 • 19 min
I am talking to Rick Becker and Dennis Dohogne who started a movement on the SOLIDWORKS Forum that changed SOLIDWORKS applications. The Movement was simply called: One and Two, which came from the top two enhancement requests from users on the SolidWorks…
8: A Vision for Creating Better Prosthetic Limbs
Jan 6 • 29 min
Interview with Easton LaChappelle, who as a young man had a vision of designing state-of-the-art prosthetic arms for children, which he started designing in his bedroom with a basic 3D printer as a teenager. You would not believe where this idea has taken…
7: The Hardest Part Of Design with Grant Delgatty of URB-E
Dec 2, 2018 • 21 min
Interview with Grant Delgatty who is the inventor of the URB-E, an educator, and designer. Grant has a very interesting background and some great advice for designers and entrepreneurs for any point in their career.
6: Veterans Designing their Future
Nov 11, 2018 • 28 min
We are speaking with US Navy Veteran Hernán (Air-non) Luis y Prado. After returning home Hernan realized that many of his fellow veterans were not getting proper opportunities in the workforce. Given the skills gap in American manufacturing, Hernan saw a…
5: Designing Monster Truck Magic
Oct 28, 2018 • 20 min
I have an inspiring story that combines design, innovation, a few SolidWorks employees, a monster truck rally, and one incredible young boy named Jonah. They all teamed up with an incredible organization called Magic Wheelchair. I’ll be speaking with…
4: Kicking Bot and Taking Names
Oct 6, 2018 • 26 min
I will be speaking with Paul Ventimiglia, who is the BattleBot team leader for team Bite Force. Paul has been building robots since he was 14, and is now a 3 time BattleBots champion. He also works building robots in the high tech industry. Paul will be…
3: Designing In Crisis
Sep 10, 2018 • 20 min
SOLIDWORKS Born to Design podcast, a Podcast of inspiring stories about those who create, build, invent and engineer new ideas into actual new products. I will be talking to Dara Dotz at SOLIDWORKS World 2018, who is an industrial designer and co-founder…
2: Just Say Yes To STEM
Aug 19, 2018 • 15 min
SOLIDWORKS Born to Design Podcast, a Podcast of inspiring stories about those who create, build, invent and engineer new ideas into actual new products. Interview with Betty Baker at SOLIDWORKS World, who has a very inspirational story about her journey…
1: No Excuses To Get Outdoors
Jul 29, 2018 • 21 min
SOLIDWORKS Born to Design podcast, a Podcast of inspiring stories about those who create, build, invent and engineer new ideas into actual new products. Interview with Christian Bagg, of Icon Wheelchairs, who is an outdoorsman, who had an injury that left…