Chesapeake Chapter donates to INCOSE Foundation
Dr. William Ewald receives the donation from our Treasurer, Mr. Dave Griffith.
The INCOSE Foundation is a charitable organization with the stated goal of advancing the development and image of systems engineering through funded scholarships, research, and international forums. The Chesapeake Chapter is proud to donate to such a worthy cause. Learn more about the Foundation, its mission, and the several scholarships they offer, through the web-page at the corporate INCOSE website.
Lecture: Business Value of Agile Methods
Dr. David F. Rico
Boeing Cyber Solutions
Dr. David F. Rico of Boeing Cyber Solutions at Ft. Meade Maryland provided a brief introduction to Agile Methods, an overview of popular Agile Methods, and a brief survey of the benefits of Agile Methods as reported by major industry studies. (including rarely seen, late-breaking economic data and results from the top consulting firms).
This briefing has been published in a major international journal and a new book. Business Value of Agile Software Methods Maximizing ROI with Just-in-Time Processes and Documentation by Dr. David F. Rico, Dr. Hasan H. Sayani, and Dr. Saya Sone
At the end of the lecture, Communications Director Paul Martin gives Mr. Rico a memory stick — inscribed with an Chesapeake Chapter INCOSE logo — as a token of our appreciation for providing such an interesting and thought provoking lecture.