Announcements

16 April, 2014: Architectural Roots of Large System Failures

by Communications Team March 23, 2014

16 April, 2014 (6:00 – 8:00 PM): Architectural Roots of Large System Failures Click here to view on YouTube Mr. Richard Taylor, Sr. System Architect, Evolver, INC Presentation: This presentation addresses the three most common causes of large system failures. Those causes are that the systems architecture (1) is not designed to support scalability, (2) […]

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10 May, 2014 (8:30 AM – 12:30 PM): Tutorial: Exploring the Role of Systems Engineering in an Agile Environment

by Communications Team March 31, 2014

Dr. Suzette Johnson Presentation: Systems engineering plays a critical role in product and systems development. This role becomes increasingly important as we strive to effectively respond to change and manage uncertainty during the development of software-intensive systems. Through interactive exercises participants explore systems engineering as an integrated component within an Agile framework and the importance […]

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21 May, 2014 (6:00 – 8:00 PM): The Role of Systems Engineering in Large Scale Agile Software Development Teams

by Communications Team March 31, 2014

Mr. Gundars Osvalds, CSEP, Principal Systems Engineer, Praxis Engineering Presentation: Traditional systems engineering coordination is challenged when software development teams apply agile software methodologies such as Scrum, test driven development and continuous integration. This talk presents an Agile SE Framework that scales agile from individual agile software teams with a few members to large projects […]

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29 March, 2014 (9:00 AM – 3:30 PM): 2014 Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) Symposium

by Communications Team January 31, 2014

Co-hosted by the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory and the INCOSE Chesapeake Chapter Symposium Theme: “Model-Based Systems Engineering: Challenges and Opportunities” Abstract: While much progress has been made in the standardization and adoption of MBSE, its practice has yet to become ubiquitous. Many challenges to widespread practice of MBSE still exist, and Systems Engineering […]

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19 March, 2014 (6:00 – 8:00 PM): Lessons from Revolutionary Systems

by Communications Team January 31, 2014

19 March, 2014 (6:00 – 8:00 PM): Lessons from Revolutionary Systems Dr. Mark W. Maier, The Aerospace Corporation, Distinguished Engineer Presentation: The most famous systems, the ones with revolutionary effect, were developed against a background of fairly similar systems. Moreover, the reasons for their great success were often not fully anticipated by their designers. In […]

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Did you Miss? 19 Feb, 2014 Systems Research at University of Maryland, College Park

by Communications Team January 7, 2014

Systems Research at University of Maryland, College Park Speakers: Mr. Petnga and Ms Delgoshaei are PhD candidates, Mr. Block a Masters candidate, all doing research at the UMCP Institute for Systems Research Leonard Petnga Ontologies and Time-based Reasoning for Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) of Cyber-Physical Systems (CPS) CPS are characterized by a tight integration of […]

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15 Feb, 2014 (9:00 – 1:00): Tutorial: Thinking Outside the Box

by Communications Team January 7, 2014

Thinking Outside the Box in Systems Engineering and Integration Dr. Howard Eisner, GWU Professor Emeritus Tutorial: Building large and complex systems continues to be a significant challenge for today’s systems engineers and integrators. This tutorial sets forth new ways of thinking that could lead to improvements in how systems engineering and integration are carried out. […]

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15 Jan, 2014 (6:00 PM – 8:00 PM): There is plenty of room at the bottom: Applying Systems Engineering Methodologies to the Micro and Nanoscale Realm

by Communications Team December 7, 2013

Micro scale and nano scale technology developments have the potential to revolutionize smart and small systems.

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NINTH SEY Award, 2013: Dr. Sam Seymour

by Communications Team December 24, 2013

Dr. Sam Seymour is the recipient of the Chesapeake Chapter’s Carol Hutchinson Systems Engineer of the Year award for 2013.

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