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MEP EP#253: Benjamin Jordan of Autodesk

Podcast Notes

Benjamin Jordan

  • A Computer Systems and PCB Engineer with over 25 years of experience in embedded systems, FPGA, and PCB design
  • Is an avid tinkerer and is passionate about the creation of electronic devices of all kinds
  • Holds a Bachelor of Engineering with First Class Honors from the University of Southern Queensland
  • Currently Senior Product Manager for ECAD in Autodesk Fusion 360, and 16 years prior with Altium
  • Recently licensed HAM radio operator
    • Call Sign?
    • Lots of Ham radio operators that listen to the podcast
  • Do you still build and design PCBs?
    • What EDA Tool do you use?
  • History in the industry
  • Eagle and Fusion 360
    • How they integrate
    • Is the plan to change the name to Fusion PCB?
    • Eventually one program?
    • Layout from inside of fusion?
  • The Future
    • Of Eagle?
    • Any juicy news?
    • Trends in the EDA tools
  • Twitter
  • YouTube

Special thanks to whixr over at Tymkrs for the intro and outro!