Visualization Tools for Product Manufacturing and Support

Presentation Abstract

Stop by our Demo Jam as we explore new tools and technologies that utilize CAD data to support a product from conceptualization, through manufacturing, marketing, publications, training, and more. Join the discussion as we demonstrate real-world visual based solutions developed for industry leading manufacturers. Learn how these multi-platform solutions transcend language barriers, while communicating various types of information including manufacturing quality control instructions/inspections to technician training.

What can attendees expect to learn?

Learn how new software and techniques are being implemented to communicate in a non-verbal manner. Learn how new graphics based standards and symbols are being applied to rich visual information to communicate technical information to a global audience. Learn how these files can be deployed across multiple platforms to maximize audience reach.

Meet the Presenter

Jake Gaylord is the Program Manger of Business Development and Implementation at Almon Inc., a technical content creation company.

Jake’s extensive experience as a field service technician opened the door to a career in technical documentation. Jake accepted a position with Almon Inc. as a technical writer in 2004 and began producing technical content for the very same products he had serviced as a technician. Over the next six years, Jake assumed various project/client management duties allowing him to build strong client relationships by continuously improving processes, implementing new technology, and identifying ways to create added value for Almon’s customers.

Jake was promoted to his current position in 2011 and continues to build relationships with Almon’s customers, while focusing on the reuse of visual based technical content for product training and publications purposes.

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