Last week, Siemens PLM held their annual analyst event in Boston to give us some insight into their top-level vision. After two and a half days of presentations from various executives, there is a lot of information to process. There were several high-level themes in this vision, but none is more important that this: creating
Wow. It hasn’t even been a year.
You see, there’s a lede for this post. Back in December, I published a guest post with Desktop Engineering titled Iterating Toward Iron Man’s Design Process. It was a fanciful little post looking forward to see how design could look a whole lot more like what we saw in the 2008 Ironman movie. In it, we saw Tony Stark presented with a virtual design he changed with his fingers while talking to Jarvis, his AI assistant. When I wrote it, I thought that we’re kinda far away, but that it was worth considering. Today? Well, I’m starting to think there is real opportunity here. And whomever does figure out will break the industry. But before we get to that, let’s talk tech.