Project of the Year 2016 contest


Welcome to our Project of the Year 2016 Contest

Have you made a project this year that you’re particularly proud of? Was it created with CATIA, SOLIDWORKS, Abaqus, or another Dassault Systèmes' software?

If so, we invite you to participate in our annual contest Project Of The Year by submitting your project carried out during the academic year 2015/2016 with our solutions.

Winners will be chosen by vote from Facebook users and an extra winner will be chosen by a Jury at Dassault Systemes headquarters in Paris. All the results will be published here and on our Facebook page.

Top projects have the chance to win an iPad Mini or 12 other high-tech prizes!

Gifts POTY


This year, 3 new prizes are added! These will reward the best CATIA project, the best SIMULIA project and the best SOLIDWORKS project, selected by a dedicated Dassault Systèmes Jury. Each selected project will win a Wireless Headphones Sony MDR-ZX770 (Bluetooth) (Blue) worth 179€.

How to WIN

Your project will be visible on our Facebook app within 2 working days. Tell your friends to vote for you on the Facebook app to increase your ranking and don't forget to share your project and remain as active as possible on social media with pictures and comments!

Vote FB

The contest has ended august 18th,

Full gifts list - 2016 WINNERS

Contest winners

FB 1or juryiPad Mini Apple iPad Mini 4, 16 Go Wifi Space Grey 7,9" worth 399€

Jury Prize

Facebook winner

Brand jury Prizes

catiaor simuliaor SWSONY HeadphonesWireless Headphones Sony MDR-ZX770 (Bluetooth) (Blue) worth 179€


SIMULIA winner


Fan votes from 2 to 10

FB 2Gear S2            FB 3= GoPro Hero4              FB 4= SSD              FB 5 = BB8               FB 6= jbl

FB 7 Parrot             FB 8 P910               FB 9 Razer                   FB 10chromecast

Facebook winners

Poster POTY

Project of the Year 2016 official Poster

Download the official Poster of Project of the year 2016!

Rules of Project of the Year 2016

Download the official rules to get all the information you want (gifts, how to submit your project and win...)