Each year, the CONVERGE User Conference features prominent speakers from various industries to share their expertise with the CONVERGE community. Check back regularly and subscribe to our mailing list for updates on this year’s keynote speakers.

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Abstract Submission

The CONVERGE User Conference is your chance to formally present your research and informally discuss your simulations with some of the best minds in CFD. No written paper is required! All presenters must register for the conference. In addition, presenters will be asked to submit their slides prior to the conference.

Key Dates

July 3 | Deadline to submit abstracts
July 24 | Abstract acceptance notifications Sent
August 14 | Registration deadline for presenters

Schedule Overview


We’re developing an amazing lineup of speakers to share their latest work in CFD and CONVERGE. Check back regularly for updates on the list of speakers and the agenda for the event.

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Networking Events

The CONVERGE User Conferences are the largest gatherings of CONVERGE users each year. We want to make sure you have plenty of time to connect with your peers—to catch up with longtime collaborators and form new connections. We offer a host of informal networking opportunities during the conference presentation schedule, and we provide engaging evening activities designed to get attendees to mingle and share new experiences together. All networking events are complimentary.

Monday | September 28

Welcome Mixer

Connect with your colleagues and unwind from traveling at this evening reception with complimentary drinks and hors d'oeuvres at the beautiful Waterview Loft, only a 5 minute walk from the Renaissance Center.

Waterview Loft
Tuesday | September 29

Networking Dinner

Join us for dinner and an evening of fun at the Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation. The museum features exhibits on the innovations that shaped America, from cars, planes, and trains to furniture and pop culture. Transportation will be provided.

Henry Ford Museum
Wednesday | September 30

Closing Reception

Enjoy one final evening of conversation and refreshments with the CONVERGE community at the Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center.

Detroit Marriott at the Renaissance Center