Project of the Year 2017 contest


Welcome to our Project of the Year 2017 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 2016/2017 with our solutions.

You have 3 chances to win:

  • 10 Winners will be chosen by votes from Facebook users (10 first ranked)
  • 1 Jury prize winner will be chosen by a Jury at Dassault Systemes headquarters in Paris.
  • 3 brands projects will be chosen: these will reward the best CATIA project, the best SIMULIA project and the best SOLIDWORKS project, selected by a dedicated Dassault Systèmes Jury

All the results will be published here and on our Facebook page.

Top projects have the chance to win an iPad Mini or 13 other high-tech prizes!

Gifts POTY

How to WIN

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

Vote FB

The contest has ended June 21st, thank you to all participants! 
We have received +200 projects and thousands of votes!


Full gifts list - 2017 winners


iPad Mini2Winning an Apple iPad Mini 2, 32 Go Wifi Silver 7,9" worth 299€!
jury Jury

Brand jury Prizes

SonyWinning a Wireless Headphones Sony MDR-ZX770 (Bluetooth) (Blue) worth 149€  
catia CATIA
simulia Abaqus

FACEBOOK Fan votes from 1 to 10


FB 1iPad Mini2     FB 2Sony         FB 3= Asus Transformer           FB 4= GoPro         FB 5 = Spark 

  FB 6=     Sony        FB 7 Fitbit             FB 8 JBL           FB 9 LG Pocket        FB 10Logitech

In details:

1st: Apple iPad Mini 2, 32 Go Wifi Silver 7,9" worth 299€ / 
2nd: Sony DSC-WX350 worth 259€ / 
3rd: Asus Transformer Book T100 worth 249€ / 
4th: GoPro Hero Session Camera worth 209€ /
5th: Tomtom Spark 3 smartwatch worth 179€ / 
6th: Sony NWZ-A15 Hi-Res music player 16 Go + 16 go Micro-SD worth 159€ / 
7th: Fitbit Charge 2 wristband worth 155€ /​​​​​​​ 
8th: Bluetooth Speakers JBL Charge 2+ worth 139€ /​​​​​​​ 
9th: LG Pocket Photo PD251 + Folio case worth 129€ /
10th: Logitech G602 Wireless Gaming mouse worth 59€ / 


POTY2017 Poster

Project of the Year 2017 official Poster

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Rules of Project of the Year 2017

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POTY 2016 Edition

If you want to discover 2016 edition winners, click here   POTY2016 access