With Dassault Systèmes looking to have substantial impact on the Australian shipbuilding industry of the future, marine and offshore industries vice president Alain Houard joins host Phil Tarrant at Pacific 2019 to discuss what that future looks like.
Houard will discuss Dassault Systèmes’ previous Australian projects and explain the virtual shipyard program, revealing why it is breaking new ground by ensuring the development of the best possible product in the most cost-effective and environmentally minded manner. He will also address the importance of cultivating the right talent for upcoming defence projects, discuss the relationship between government and defence industry, and forecast Dassault Systèmes’ future Australian defence involvement.
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The Defence Connect team
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