SERC Annual Technical Research Review 2014

Event Details

This event finished on 20 March 2014

Thank you so much for your interest and participation!  Below please find a copy of the presentations.  Also, if you attended the event and did not get a chance to submit the review form, please download and return to Julie ( Review Form- SERC ATR


Time Topic Speakers Presentations
Wednesday,March 19 SE and Management Transformation
8:00 Continental Breakfast
8:30 Introduction Barry Boehm, USC  Systems Engineering and Management Transformation Intro_Boehm
8:40 Agile-Lean-Kanban SE Richard Turner, Stevens  RT35_A Agile-Lean Systems Engineering_Kanban in SE_Turner
Jo Ann Lane, USC
10:00 Break
10:30 Interactive Model-Centric SE Adam Ross, MIT  upon request
11:15 ilities Tradespace and Affordability Barry Boehm, USC ilities Tradespace and Affordability Analysis_Boehm
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Change-Oriented ilities Relationships Adam Ross, MIT  Contributing toward a Prescriptive Theory of ilities_RT 113 Foundations_Ross
1:25 Formalizing ilities Relationships Kevin Sullivan, U.Va.  SERC 2014 Annual Review RT-113 Sullivan
1:50 AFIT Modeling and Piloting David Jacques, Erin Ryan, AFIT
2:15 NPS Total Ownership Cost Models Ray Madachy, NPS  NPS Total Ownership Cost Models_Madachy
2:40 Break
3:00 Set-Based Design and Piloting Gary Witus, WSU,  Tommer Ender, GaTech, Michael Yukish, PSU  RT113 Piloting with NAVSEA_Witus
4:10 Next-Gen Full-Coverage Cost Models Jim Alstad, USC COSATMO_Alstad
4:35 SysML-Based Cost Modeling Russell Peak, GaTech, Jo Ann Lane, USC  SysML Building Blocks for Cost Modeling_Peak_Lane
5:00-6:30 Reception
Thursday,March 20 Track 1: Human Capital Development and Systems of Systems
8:00 Continental Breakfast
8:30 Track Overview Jon Wade, Stevens
8:40 Helix Art Pyster, Stevens  Helix_Project Overview Plans and Preliminary Results_Pyster
9:20 SE Body of Knowledge, Curriculum Art Pyster, Stevens, David Olwell, NPS  Human Capital Development_Olwell
10:00 Break
10:30 Experience Accelerator Jon Wade, Stevens
12:00 Lunch
1:00 Systems of Systems Modeling Navin Davendralingam, Purdue  RT108 An Analytic Workbench Perspective to Evolution of System of Systems Architecture_Davendralingam
2:30 Break
3:00 Systems of Systems Modeling Cihan Dagli, Missouri-ST  Flexible and Intelligent Architectures for SOS_Dagli
Thursday, March 20 Track 2: Trusted Systems
8:00 Continental Breakfast
8:30 Track Overview Barry Boehm USC
8:40-10 Systemic Security Barry Horowitz, U.Va.  System Aware Cyber Security_Horowitz
10:00 Break
10:30 Quantitative Risk Gary Witus, WSU  Quantitative Risk_Witus
12:00 Lunch

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