DEM Solutions Keynote at Hi-Key Technology’s EDEM Conference in Beijing

EDEM Distributor Hi-Key Technology Draws Record Attendance with Presentations by Leading Academic and Research Institutions


Attendees of Hi-Key Technology EDEM Conference 2013 stand together under banner

Hi-Key Technology EDEM Conference 2013 drew record numbers of design engineers and academic researchers to share their EDEM success stories


1 November 2013 – Beijing Hi-Key Technology Co. Ltd., a leading distributor of EDEM Academic software in China, held its annual EDEM conference last week in Beijing.

The one-day event featured keynote presentations by Senthil Arumugam, Alliances Director – Asia Pacific, and Dr David Curry, Mining Project Lead, from DEM Solutions, and included presentations by EDEM users sharing their successes using EDEM® software technology in their industrial applications and research projects.


Dr Liu Jia of China Agricultural University at podium

Dr Liu Jia of China Agricultural University describes her work with EDEM to model pneumatic seed metering device at Hi-Key Technology EDEM Conference 2013


The Hi-Key Technology EDEM Conference drew more than 60 attendees from industry and leading academic and research institutions across the region and included design engineers, students, lecturers, professors, and researchers across a variety of industry sectors and engineering disciplines.


Dr David Curry of DEM Solutions at podium

Dr David Curry of DEM Solutions discusses the EDEM MBD Coupling Interface at Hi-Key Technology Annual EDEM Conference 2013


EDEM® is high-performance DEM simulation software–the only commercially available software that is capable of generating the powerful DEM simulations and analysis required to solve complex problems in the design, prototyping, and optimization of equipment that handles and processes bulk solid materials–across a wide range of industry sectors. EDEM software is powered by the Company’s state-of-the-art DEM simulation technology, and it is also the underlying technology platform for EDEM Academic™ software. For details on the EDEM simulation platform, please visit

EDEM Academic™ is the DEM software of choice at over 170 academic institutions around the globe. A full-featured version of EDEM with extended capabilities, EDEM Academic is available for use at academic and research institutions through our <a href=”EDEM Academic Partner Program (EAPP). For details on EDEM Academic, EDEM Classroom™ and the EDEM Academic Partner Program please visit: