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INCOSE Seattle Metro: Developing Validated Requirements

  • Date:
    Sep 30, 2023 - 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM PDT
Meeting Title: Developing Validated Requirements - Chapter Workshop
Speaker(s)Dr. Ron Carson
Date: Saturday, 30 September 2023
VenueThe Edmonds Waterfront Center, 220 Railroad Ave, Edmonds WA 98020
: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM Pacific Time


Non- Members

Click here to download the flyer: Seattle Metro Chapter Requirements Seminar Flyer


This 4-hour tutorial will describe deterministic steps for developing validated requirements. The latest INCOSE Handbook and Requirements Guides will be discussed. A sample of the topics:
• Common Problems with requirements
• Requirements: What, why; requirements vs. needs • What is validation?
• Templates for requirements
•Deriving requirements from needs, measures of effectiveness, and life-cycle stages • Ensuring completeness of requirements
• Using architecture and MBSE to develop validated requirements
• Measuring requirements quality

Dr. Carson will be previewing the workshop at the Seattle Metro Chapter's General meeting on Wednesday, September 27th at 6:00 pm. The meeting is in-person and virtual (

Dr. Ron Carson
is a Fellow of the International Council on Systems Engineering, a certified Expert Systems Engineering Professional (ESEP®) and has been an Adjunct Professor in Engineering at Seattle Pacific University (“System Design”), the University of Washington (“System Architecture and Model-Based Systems Engineering”), and the Missouri University of Science & Technology (“Systems Engineering Management”). He is currently a Course Facilitator for Certification Training International, training experienced and aspiring systems engineers to pass the INCOSE Systems Engineering Professional certification examination.