Getting in touch with industry

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On Thursday December 13th 2013, our Branch, in collaboration with IEEE Greece CASS/SSCS joint Chapter organized a visit to BETA CAE and Olympia Electronics, two renowned companies who employ electrical and electronics engineers. About 50 students had the pleasure of meeting professionals, being informed about their companies’ activities and visions as well as getting guided in their facilities.

BETA CAE Systems S.A., headquartered in Thessaloniki, is a private engineering software company specialized in the development of state of the art CAE pre- and post-processing software systems. The company’s flagship product, ANSA pre-processor and µETA post- processor package, currently holds a leading position in the CAE software market worldwide. For years now this product sets the standards in many sectors, including the automotive, aerospace, motorsports, maritime design, defense, rail vehicles design, biomechanics, energy and academic.

On the other hand, Olympia Electronics is one of the oldest and largest Electrical and Electronic manufacturers in Greece. It is a dominant firm in emergency lighting and fire alarm manufacturing process, as well as Electronic Safety and Security industry and it has been awarded for its innovative business activities many times. The company employs over than 125 people and exports its products in more than 72 counties.

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