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09/30/2021

ASCENT to Present and Showcase Courseware and Professional Writing Services at Autodesk University 2021

At this year’s global Autodesk University 2021 digital conference, ASCENT will showcase a range of learning options to maximize productivity, including its extensive library of courseware for Autodesk software.

Baltimore, MD

At this year’s global Autodesk University 2021 (AU) digital conference (October 5-14), ASCENT - Center for Technical Knowledge, an Autodesk Authorized Publisher and Developer, will showcase a range of learning options to maximize productivity, including its extensive library of courseware for Autodesk software. Another major focus will be services offered by ASCENT, including learning content development for engineering applications such as CAD and PLM tools, and technical editing and writing services for resources such as operations manuals, workflow procedures, and software help documentation.

“Autodesk University continues to be an event for which we circle the dates on our calendar each year because it gives us an opportunity to connect and collaborate with clients and partners around the world,” says Paul Burden, director of product development, ASCENT. "At the digital event this year, we’re excited to showcase our products–learning guides, instructor guides, and eLearning courses–while also highlighting our services that are a fundamental piece in the adoption of technology across an organization.”

Instructional Demo with Live Q&A
On October 6 from 3-4 PM Eastern, veteran Autodesk University presenter and ASCENT’s instructional design projects manager, Jennifer MacMillan, presents Getting Started with Model States (CP500007) covering critical how-to information for Model States functionality, which was introduced in the Autodesk Inventor 2022 software. Registration is required for this free on-demand presentation and its associated live Q&A session.

During the 30-minute presentation, attendees will learn how to:

  • Use Model States in Inventor designs
  • Create Model States in Part and Assembly designs
  • Substitute Model States to simplify Assembly designs
  • Use Model States in drawing and presentation files

ASCENT Exhibits in AU’s Solution Marketplace
At the Solution Marketplace, ASCENT will host a virtual booth showcasing ASCENT’s custom courseware and the professional writing and editing services that help organizations clearly communicate key product information to end users and internal audiences. Booth visitors can view the Autodesk 2022 Courseware Roadmap which includes over 60 software learning guides, including titles for AutoCAD, Autodesk Civil 3D, Autodesk Inventor, Autodesk Revit and Autodesk Vault.

Visit ASCENT Virtual Booth for a 15% Discount
Visitors to the booth will receive a special discount code that gives them 15% off ASCENT’s Autodesk learning guides, instructor guides and eLearning bundles purchased during the month of October.

In addition to the content available at the virtual booth, ASCENT will also be inviting visitors to attend the upcoming educational webcast “Getting Started with Grading Optimizer” to be held on November 10, 2021. Registration is free, but advanced registration is required.

About ASCENT
ASCENT- Center for Technical Knowledge, a division of Rand Worldwide (OTCBB: RWWI), is an Authorized Publisher and Developer of Autodesk curriculum, developing professional training courseware and technical documentation for engineering applications including those from Autodesk, Dassault Systèmes and PTC. For

more information, visit the ASCENT website and follow ASCENT on LinkedIn and Twitter.

About Rand Worldwide
Rand Worldwide is one of the world’s leading providers of professional services and technology to the engineering community, targeting organizations in the building, infrastructure and manufacturing industries. www.rand.com

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