2022 Frequently Asked Questions

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In-Person Event Information and Logistics

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What is 3DEXPERIENCE World?

At 3DEXPERIENCE World, SOLIDWORKS and DELMIAWorks users, product designers, engineers, manufacturers and students explore the technologies and trends that will transform their work and provide the freedom to create and imagine. Whether it’s creating new products, new lines of business or new opportunities, you will be inspired to innovate in new ways.

When is the event?

The conference is Monday, February 7, 2022 through Wednesday, February 9, 2022.

Where is the event?

All main conference activities will take place at the Georgia World Congress Center, 285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313

What safety measures can I expect at the event?

You can review all safety protocols on our website.

Where can I find some more detailed information on the conference activities?

You can find information on our conference agenda on our conference website.

Will there be shuttles from hotels to the conference?

No, the hotels are all within a 5-10 minute walking distance.

When and where is the Special Event?

The Special Event will take place on Tuesday, February 8th from 7-10pm. We are taking over the Mercedes Benz Stadium for an exclusive party where you can play like the pros with interactive games; or come bust a move on the dance floor, mid-field, while listening to live music. There is sure to be something for everyone! The event is open for all full conference pass holders, as well as those Expo Only, Tuesday, and Booth Staff attendees who purchased the Special Event add-on. You must have your badge and photo ID in order to attend the Special Event – there will be no exceptions.

Are there shuttles to the Special Event?

No, there will be no shuttle service provided. The Special Event is located within walking distance from conference hotels. You must have your badge to be able to gain access to the party.

Who can I contact for requesting auxiliary aids and services or dietary needs?

There is a section on the conference registration form for accessibility requirements. Please indicate “yes” in this section upon registering.

In-Person Agenda and Breakout Sessions

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What types of breakout sessions can I expect?

There are over 220 in-person breakout sessions of all different topics and skill levels – there really is something for everyone! This year’s breakout session categories range from Mechanical Design to Rendering and Marketing, and a whole lot more! Check out more information on the agenda here. Also included with the full conference pass is full access to our virtual program.

How can I see the list of breakout sessions?

The breakout session agenda is located here. It is also linked from the 3DEXPERIENCE World conference website.

How can I register for the breakout sessions?

In order to add sessions to your agenda, you must have registered for the conference. You can register for breakout sessions by logging into the conference platform with your 3DEXPERIENCE World username and password.

Are there waitlists for the sessions if they are full?

Yes, we will have a waitlist of 10 people for all sessions that reach capacity. We will inform you if you have been moved from the waitlist and added to the session. You can always try to go to a session and wait. If after 5 minutes someone is not in the class we will allow people waiting into the room when space is available.

I am having a technical problem and cannot register for a session. Who can I contact with questions?

Please contact 3DEXPERIENCE.World-info@3ds.com with any issues.

Are the conference sessions recorded?

Yes, all of the in-person user sessions are recorded and are available (along with the presentation documents) after the conference ends.

Where can I find the recorded sessions?

The recorded in-person sessions as well as all the virtual sessions will be available on our SOLIDWORKS News & Info Community a few weeks after the event. We will send out communications when recordings are available.

When will the recorded sessions be available?

We will have the recordings available to distribute one month after the close of the event.

In-Person Registration

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How much does the conference cost?

Pricing and available pass packages are located here.

Where can I purchase passes?

You can purchase a pass here.

How do I use a discount code?

You can input your discount code at the end of the registration process on the ‘Review and Payment’ page.

Can I bring a guest?

We would love to have your guest join us at 3DEXPERIENCE World 2022! Full Conference attendees can add a Tuesday special event pass for a guest at a rate of $250.00.

Is there a discount when you purchase passes for a group?

The pricing is outlined on our registration details page.

What is your cancellation policy?

For those attendees that have paid for a conference pass, cancellation requests must be received in writing from the original attendee or credit card owner and received on or before 5:00 PM EST, January 10, 2022 in order to receive any refund of fees. Cancellation requests received after 5:00 PM EST, January 10, 2022 or no shows at 3DEXPERIENCE World 2022 are not entitled to any refund of fees.

How can I request an invitation letter for a visa?

During the registration process when entering your contact details, you will have the opportunity to indicate if you require a visa letter. You will be required to enter your passport number and contact details.

Do you have a registration support center I can contact with any questions?

The registration support center can be reached at 3DEXPERIENCE.World-info@3ds.com

How do I register for the Sunday events (Certification Exams, or Application Engineer Workshop)?

During your registration process based on your registration type, you can register to attend Sunday’s events, including Certification Exams, and Application Engineer Workshop (resellers only).

In-Person Accommodations

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Do you have discounted hotel rooms available for conference attendees?

Yes, we have contracted with specific hotels near the Georgia World Congress Center. A full list of hotels and details are located here. Be sure to book your hotel accommodations before January 14th in order to get the discounted conference rate. You must book your hotel through the hotel reservation portal in order to get the special rate. After the cut-off date, hotel room availability will be confirmed at time of reservation inquiry with the hotel.

Who do I contact with changes to my hotel reservation?

If you have problems with your reservation, you may call Customer Service toll free at 864-342-6319 or else you can e-mail Customer Service at 3DEXPERIENCEWorldhousing@maritz.com. If you need to change your hotel reservation after the cut-off date, you must contact the hotel directly.

LIVE Stream

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Where can I watch the live stream?

You can watch the live stream on live.solidworks.com Download the calendar reminders to be sure you don’t miss a single minute of the action.

We will be live streaming the General Sessions and Keynotes, interviews with executives, speakers and guests, breakout sessions and glimpse into many other aspects of the conference. We have a full agenda for you, so be sure to tune in.

Can I watch the live stream after the event?

Yes, all of sessions will be available after the event. You can view everything on live.solidworks.com

Mobile App

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What is the name of the mobile app?

3DEXPERIENCE World 2022

Where can I download the mobile app?

You can download the mobile app from the Apple App Store and Google Play store when it becomes available at the end of January.

How can I log into the mobile app?

Please use the credentials you used to create your session schedule for the conference.

What can I do on the mobile app?

The conference app will enable attendees to build personalized agendas, view course information and speaker details, navigate the convention center with interactive maps and floorplans, preview and plan their visit to the 3DEXPERIENCE World Playground, network with other attendees and more. You’ll also be able to access the 3DEXPERIENCE World2022 Virtual Event platform.

Are there OS requirements in order to use the app?

If you have an iPhone, iOS has an OS requirement of 12.0+. If you have an Android, it has an OS requirement of 6.0+

At 3DEXPERIENCE World

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What are the badge pickup hours and location?

Registration is located within Building B Registration Hall Level 1 at the Georgia World Congress Center. Registration hours are as follows:

Sunday, February 6th from 7:00AM – 7:00PM
Monday, February 7th from 7:00AM – 7:00PM
Tuesday, February 8th from 7:00AM – 7:00PM
Wednesday, February 9th from 7:00AM – 1:30PM

Will meals be provided?

Yes, a full-conference registration includes both breakfast and lunch. Also, there are evening receptions on Sunday and Monday night, and a Special Event on Tuesday.

What is the recommended attire for the conference?

We recommend that you dress business casual.

Will you provide a program guide upon registering?

In our efforts to be more sustainable there will not be a printed agenda. All conference program information is accessible via the 3DEXPERIENCE World 2022 Mobile App. The conference app will be available for download at the end of January and will enable attendees to build personalized agendas, view course information and speaker details, navigate the convention center with interactive maps and floorplans, preview and plan their visit to the 3DEXPERIENCE World Playground, and network with other World attendees.

In-Person Pre-Certification Activities

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How do I register to take a complimentary certification exam?

You can register to take a certification exam within the registration system. There are two exam slots available – 10am-2pm and 3pm-7pm. If there isn’t a time listed, the exam slots are completely filled.

What certification exams are available?

You can review the exams available to take here.

Virtual Event Information and Logistics

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What is 3DEXPERIENCE World?

At 3DEXPERIENCE World, SOLIDWORKS and DELMIAWorks users, product designers, engineers, manufacturers and students explore the technologies and trends that will transform their work and provide the freedom to create and imagine. Whether it’s creating new products, new lines of business or new opportunities, you will be inspired to innovate in new ways.

When is the event?

The virtual conference is Monday, February 6, 2021 through Wednesday, February 9, 2022.

Where is the event?

All conference activities will take place in a virtual platform. Link coming soon!

Virtual Agenda and Breakout Sessions

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What types of virtual breakout sessions can I expect?

There are over 130 virtual breakout sessions of all different topics and skill levels – there really is something for everyone! This year’s breakout session categories range from Mechanical Design to Rendering and Marketing, and a whole lot more! Check out more information on the agenda here.

How can I see the list of virtual breakout sessions?

The virtual breakout session agenda is located here.

How can I register for the virtual breakout sessions?

In order to add virtual sessions to your agenda, you must have registered for the conference. You can register for breakout sessions by logging into your profile with your 3DEXPERIENCE World username and password.

Are there virtual waitlists for the sessions if they are full?

Not this year! We are excited to announce that there will be availability for all breakout sessions, with the exception of virtual hands-on-training sessions which will be available on a first come, first serve basis.

I am having a technical problem and cannot register for a session. Who can I contact with questions?

Please contact 3DEXPERIENCE.World-info@3ds.com with any issues.

Are the virtual sessions available after they are broadcasted?

Yes, all sessions will be available on the Virtual Event Platform within 48 hours of their broadcast.

Where can I find the recorded sessions?

The recorded sessions will be available on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform. Link coming soon!

When will the recorded sessions be available?

We hope that you are able to join us live at 3DEXPERIENCE World 2022, but if you have to miss a session, all recordings, (not including live Q&A), will be available on the 3DEXPERIENCE platform shortly after each session. Link coming soon!

How can I engage with the speaker of a session or ask questions?

All virtual conference pass holders will get access to the Community where you can ask speakers questions and network with all speakers and Dassault Systèmes employees.

Virtual Registration

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How much does the virtual conference cost to attend?

The virtual conference is free to attend.

Where can I register to attend the event?

You can register here.

Do you have a registration support center I can contact with any questions?

The registration support center can be reached at 3DEXPERIENCE.World-info@3ds.com

Attending Virtual 3DEXPERIENCE World

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I am having a technical problem in the virtual platform. Who can I contact with questions?

Please contact 3dxw21techsupport@nthdegree.com with any issues or reach out to us in the 3DEXPERIENCE World Support Hub.