Due to circumstances beyond our control, Weber State University will be unavailable to host our chapter meeting. Our meeting will be held virtually over Zoom.
Thursday, November 11, 2021
6:30 - 8:00 p.m. (All times are Mountain Time.)
RSVP & Virtual Information:*
- 6:30 - 6:45 p.m. -- Short Chapter Announcements
- 6:45 - 8:00 p.m. -- Featured Presentation: Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) by Mark Sampson
*NOTE: You must RSVP to receive the virtual information, which will be emailed within one hour of our meeting.
Mark Sampson will speak about INCOSE's latest efforts to promote MBSE.
Mark Sampson is the product evangelist preaching integrating systems engineering and requirements within the product-lifecycle management (PLM) business at Siemens—enabling systems engineering and requirements to participate/influence all aspects of product development.
After graduating with a BS in Computer Engineering from BYU and a MS in Systems Engineering from USC, Mark started his career at Texas Instruments, survived a successful boot-strap startup, selling out to EDS, eventually ending up at Siemens with a breadth of 30 years’ experience around applying Systems Engineering tools in a variety of industries and well-known brands—high tech, automotive, defense aero, medical devices, consumer products, and others.
Mark was a founding member of the INCOSE North Texas Chapter, has served in a variety of local and international-level leadership roles including INCOSE Technical Board overseeing modeling and tools strategies. He currently chairs INCOSE’s MBSE Initiative which is responsible for system modeling standards such as ISO-AP-233 system data exchange standard and SysML and is currently focused on developing/implementing MBSE best practices.
Mark has published a number of articles on automating systems engineering in various journals including INCOSE Symposia, Insight, and IEEE Spectrum. In addition, Mark is an adjunct professor at SMU where he teaches graduate-level systems engineering courses.
Mark lives outside Zion National Park in Southern Utah where he and his wife are experiencing raising a teenager.
Please contact Paul White, Chapter President, at 385-393-2137 (office), 903-900-9609 (mobile), or firstname.lastname@example.org