October 10-11, 2018

DATADVANCE User Conference 2018



The annual User Conference brings together colleagues from a variety of industries and job functions, and DATADVANCE experts to share experience in design optimization, data analysis and predictive modeling, exchange ideas on the latest trends and discuss the industry challenges.

The conference will unite advanced optimization, data analysis and related specialists to contribute to solving the most complex engineering challenges and problems. Experts from leading companies in aerospace, automotive, energy and other industries will gather there to exchange experience and discuss the current trends and upcoming technologies.

Customer experience is at the heart of our conference. So, along with showcasing the updates and the roadmap of pSeven development, the agenda of the conference will comprise some presentations by our clients to provide first-hand evidence of how customers from around the world benefit from using pSeven.

Participation in the conference is FREE. Registration required.

October 10-11

Toulouse, France

2 Allée André Turcat, 31700 Blagnac

Ferme de Pinot, Aeroscopia
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Why Attend?


Discover New Techniques

Learn more about the latest breakthroughs in data analysis and design optimization.


Understand Industry Trends

Discuss the future of simulation and data-driven product development with world-leading innovators.

Communicate With Colleagues

Exchange thoughts with specialists from various industries and take advantage of their experience.

October 10 - Conference Agenda

Keynote Speakers

Jean-Luc Delcuvellerie

Jean-Luc Delcuvellerie
Digital Innovation & Transformation Program Director, Orano

Zeljko Cancarevic

Dr. rer. nat. Zeljko Cancarevic
Head of Simulation and Innovation, Georgsmarienhütte GmbH (GMH)

09:30 - 10:00 Welcome Coffee & Registration
10:00 - 10:20 Conference Opening & Company Overview
Laurent Chec, General Director, DATADVANCE SAS
10:20 - 10:40 Artificial Intelligence and Data Sciences in Digital Transformation of Orano
Jean-Luc Delcuvellerie, Digital Innovation & Transformation Program Director, Orano
10:40 - 11:00 Simulation, Digital Twin and the Big Data Challenge
Dr. rer. nat. Zeljko Cancarevic, Head of Simulation and Innovation, Georgsmarienhütte GmbH (GMH)
11:00 - 12:00 pSeven New & Upcoming Features
Alexander Prokhorov, Head of Software Development & Dmitry Frolov, Marketing Director, DATADVANCE
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 13:20 Data Mining for Cask Loading Management
Vincent Leger, Shielding Expert, Orano
13:20 - 13:40 The Use of Surrogate Models in TOTAL RC Applications
Daniel Barthod, Senior Manager Process Modeling & Refining Products & Patrice Pierrat, R&D Engineer, TOTAL
13:40 - 14:00 Snaphooks Design Optimization with pSeven
Antoine Porot, Calculation Engineer, LEONI
14:00 - 14:20 Uncertainties Management in the Installation Architecture of Aircraft Electrical Power Network
Georges Martins, Data-Communication Network Engineer, AIRBUS Operations SAS
14:20 - 14:40 Predictive Models Using Fusion Methods to Estimate Pharmacodynamic Properties of a Recombinant Botulinum Toxin E in Humans
Alexandra Laugerotte, Statistician Modeling & Simulations, IPSEN Innovation
14:40 - 15:00 Q&A
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 16:30 pSeven Live Demo
Anton Saratov & Jean Demange, Application Engineers, DATADVANCE
16:30 - 18:00 Guided Tour to Aeroscopia Museum
Free for all participants. Learn more >
18:00 - 20:00 Cocktail Party

October 11 - Workshop

On 11th of October, we will run a 1-day pSeven training. Participants will get acquainted with most popular pSeven capabilities for Design Space Exploration including:

  • Design optimization and adaptive design of experiments in brand new DSX block
  • Building and evaluating approximation models
  • Direct and generic CAD/CAE integration

All participants will also get a 30-day pSeven demo license for introductory purposes. Participation is FREE, but the number of seats in this workshop is limited.


  • Address: 135 Avenue de Rangueil, 31077, Toulouse Cedex 4
  • Place: AIP/PRIMECA Toulouse - INSA Département Génie Mécanique
  • Classroom: Massif Central
  • Map: https://goo.gl/maps/MYN6TM2dLRz


09:00 - 09:30 Welcome Coffee
09:30 - 12:00 pSeven Workshop - Part 1
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 17:00 pSeven Workshop - Part 2

Previous Conference

On October 3, DATADVANCE User Conference 2017 was held in Toulouse at Airbus St. Martin iconic M01 building. This conference was the first event by DATADVANCE dedicated specifically to pSeven and pSeven Core users. In total, over 40 representatives from the leading European companies like AIRBUS, AREVA, STELIA Aerospace, Alstom, Medtronic and others participated in the event.