to be Exclusive Sponsor of CAD Pavilion at National Manufacturing Week

Bethesda, MD., Sept 15, 2003 -, the leading information site for the CAD, AEC, GIS, EDA and PLM industries, will be the exclusive sponsor of the CAD Pavilion at National Manufacturing Week, to be held February 23-26, 2004 at McCormick Place, Chicago.

The Pavilion, located in the National Design Engineering Show, one of the five interrelated events held concurrently at National Manufacturing Week, will be called the Pavilion. The Pavilion has long been the showcase of hardware and software for design engineering, featuring major MCAD developers and vendors and a wide range of software applications, making product sourcing more efficient for design engineers.

" is a central source for the engineering design industry, and this is a public way to endorse and boost the vitality of the industry," stated Karen Popp, Director of Sales, "National Manufacturing Week is the industry's most respected event for showcasing technologies, manufacturers and products and we are honored to be a key part of continuing to promote and stimulate the economy."

" has proved its industry leadership and has a unique and vital role to play in creating excitement in the market," said John Stuttard, industry vice president, National Manufacturing Week. "We are convinced this partnership with CADwire will play a great part in stimulating interest and investment in the CAD, CPD and PLM industries with the design engineering community that attend National Manufacturing Week." will take an active role as the Pavilion sponsor by promoting the event to its thousands of CAD industry subscribers. The site will actively promote news surrounding the event as well as providing key commentary on the issues, solutions and innovations that will influence the industry as it moves into the future.

For information on advertising with, please contact Karen Popp, Director of Sales CADwire at

To register to attend or exhibit at National Manufacturing Week, click:

About National Manufacturing Week
National Manufacturing Week is composed of five market-leading national
events: The National Design Engineering Show- the largest product design and development show in the U.S.; The National Industrial Automation Show; The National Enterprise IT Show; The National Plant Engineering & Facilities Management Show; and The Technology Transfer Expo. Held at Chicago's McCormick Place, National Manufacturing Week is the only event to showcase more than 1500 top suppliers with the solutions needed to source products, technology, and solutions that integrate, support and improve every manufacturing process. National Manufacturing Week is sponsored by The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) and is produced and managed by Reed Exhibition Companies, the world's largest organizer of trade events.

Founded in 1999, is a leading research resource for market information, news, and industry commentary., published by Cyon Research Corporation, uses state-of-the-art computer technology to locate, organize, display, disseminate, and archive CAD information. Cyon Research is a provider of analysis and consulting for engineering technology markets. Other Cyon Research publications include Engineering Automation Report, A-E-C Automation Newsletter and Extranet News. COFES: The Congress On the Future of Engineering Software, is Cyon Research's primary event, and explores investments necessary today to take advantage and profit from future technologies. is free to all users, and can be found at and Cyon Research are trademarks of Cyon Research Corporation. All other trademarks are the property of their respective owners.

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Rachael Dalton-Taggart
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Published: Monday, September 15, 2003


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