Dassault Systemes S.A. (
Q2 2011 Earnings Call
July 28, 2011 4:30 AM ET
François-José Bordonado – Head, IR
Bernard Charles – President and CEO
Thibault de Tersant – Senior EVP and CFO
Marc Geall – Deutsche Bank AG
Sébastien Thévoux-Chabuel – Oddo & Cie SCA
Our President and Chief Executive Officer, and Thibault de Tersant, our Senior Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. I would like to welcome you to Dassault Systèmes Second Quarter 2011 Presentation, which is also being webcasted.
At the end of the presentation, we’ll take questions from the audience and from participants on the call. Later today, we’ll also hold a conference call. For those participating in the webcast, the presentation will include views which you will not be able to see, but you will, of course, hear the sound of the video or hear the announced comment.
Dassault Systèmes financial results are prepared in accordance with IFRS. In addition, we have provided supplemental non-IFRS financial information. Differences between the two are explained in the reconciliation tables included in our press release.
Some of the comments we will make during today’s presentation will contain forward-looking statements, which could differ materially from actual results. Please refer to our risk factors in our 2010 Document de référence.
Let me now introduce Bernard Charles, President and Chief Executive Officer.
Thank you, François-José. Good morning, everyone. So the agenda today is to really have a quick business review on the Q2 2011, the financial highlights that I will share, of course, with Thibault, update the – our objective on – for the full year, and of course, you have lot of additional information in the Appendix.