Welcome to the SOARizona Chapter

Welcome to the SOuthern ARizona (SOARizona) INCOSE chapter website. The chapter is centered in Tucson, Arizona. Anyone whose interests intersect with the profession of Systems Engineering is welcome to participate. This includes those in the profession of Project Management for engineering content as described on the wiki for the Guide to the Systems Engineering Body of Knowledge (SEBoK).  Get involved with the chapter through chapter meetings, speaker series, working groups, conferences, the U of A, and support to pre-college development of interest in Systems Engineering.

SOARizona is also actively engaged with mentoring in the College of Engineering at the University of Arizona.

Southern AZ INCOSE Chapter


The SOARizona Chapter is a not-for-profit membership organization founded to develop and disseminate the interdisciplinary principles and practices that enable the realization of successful systems.


To share, promote and advance the best of systems engineering from across the globe for the benefit of humanity and the planet.

Contact Us

Contact us at [email protected]

We want to hear from you!

  • Do you have an interest in supporting the chapter?  It provides a great way to get involved, provides continuing professional development units (for certification), and gives you a strong voice in the chapter.

  • Do you want to hear about system engineering concepts, trends, and topics?  Recommend to us something you want to hear.

Join our mailing list to get updates on the chapter, upcoming events, and ways you can participate.

Sign up for our e-mail list here  (Google group).




Collaboration Across Chapters

We actively collaborate with regional chapters to gain proficiency in the practice of systems engineering. The availability of effective online tools enables us to participate in events hosted by other chapters. Chapter members also have opportunities to participate in INCOSE Working Groups. Our collaboration partners include:

Regional Chapter Events

2024 Annual INCOSE Western States Regional Conference (WSRC)

Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

INCOSE Enchantment: June 2024 Meeting

INCOSE Los Angeles: Verification and Validation Across the System Lifecycle

El Segundo, CA, USA

SOARing away! The Southern Arizona Chapter Blog

  • The Greatest SE Challenge - Your Career

    Feb 17, 2018
    • AboutSE
    • Southern Arizona

    Ever wonder why some people seem stuck in their jobs, with little advancement and with little joy in their careers, while others seem to thrive and move forward? Thinking about your career as you might think about your customers' challenges can provide insight into how to avoid the ruts and find your path to success.

  • Get Involved!

    Jan 20, 2018
    • Southern Arizona

    SOAR members, there are many ways to get involved in the chapter and the organization, benefiting you as a member and others with your knowledge, energy, and creativity.

  • Thinking about value - Circle Awards inspiration

    Jan 06, 2018
    • Southern Arizona

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