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Transportation Working Group

Contents

  1. Why SE?
  2. TWG Mission & Objectives 
  3. Leadership
    1. Contact Us
  4. Working Group Products
    1. Case Studies List 
  5. TWG Activities   
    1. Future
    2. Past
  6. Planned Working Sessions at the Next Events
  7. Planned Presentations at the Next Annual
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Why SE?

Mission & Objectives

The TWG’s purpose, goal and scope for 2015-18 are:

  • Purpose – To promote and grow the application of systems awareness, thinking and engineering    within ground transportation
  • Goal – Systems engineering is used to deliver complex systems in the transportation sector, and a broad and deep community of systems engineers is present throughout the supply chain.
  • Scope – Ground transportation systems and their supporting technical and business infrastructures  (with emphasis on highways, bus, rail and transit).

TWG Charter 2020

Leadership

Contact Us

Co-chairs

 Dale Brown  Dr D R SIMPSON pic  Allison pic
Dale Brown Denis Simpson Allison Ruggiero
Co-chair
Hatch, USA
Co-chair
Jacobs, UK
Co-chair
   
MTA NYCT, USA

Steering Committee

Name

Position

Organization

Country

TBD

Director - Products

Organization

Country

David Rojas

Newsletter Editor

SFMTA

USA

TBD

Standards Manager

Organization

Country

TBD

Case StudyManager

Organization

Country

Allison Ruggiero

Director - Services

MTA NYCT

USA

Allison Ruggiero

Website Manager

MTA NYCT

USA

Sudhir Prabhu

LinkedIn Manager

Jacobs

UK

Michael Moura

Director - Events

Frazer-Nash

UK

Karl King

IS Manager

Frazer-Nash

UK

Michael Moura

IW Manager

Organization

UK

Hoki Tse

Webinar Manager

Metro Transit

USA

TBD

Director - Membership

Organization

Country

Ahsan Mohmood

Outreach Manager

Jacobs

UK

TBD

Contact Manager

Organization

Country

Oliver Hoehne

Director – WG Comms.

WSP

USA

Bruce Elliott

UK RIG Liaison

Altran

UK

David Springstead

Director – At Large

MARTA

USA

William Gleckler

Director – At Large

MTA NYCT

USA


USA

Administration

Administration


Working Group Products

Case Studies  
By clicking here, you can access 16 transportation and infrastructure case studies that feature how systems engineering was applied.  They include:  

1. West Coast Route Modernisation Project in the UK
2. SkyTrain control center upgrade and expansion in Vancouver, Canada
3. Prestwick Air Traffic Control Centre in the UK
4. Docklands Light Railway Expansion in London, UK
5. NETLIPSE, a European research project studying large infrastructure projects
6. Upgrade of the East London Line in London, UK 
7. Santa Clara County Traffic Operations System and Signal Coordination Project in the USA
8. Extension of the Jubilee Line in London, UK
9. Upgrade of the Jubilee Line and Northern Line in London, UK
10. Replacement of the CityLink Control System in Melbourne, Australia
11. Network Rail Performance Modeling in the UK
12. The California High-Speed Rail Project in the USA
13. Denver Regional Transportation District CAD/AVL and Radio Replacement in the USA
14. Pasadena Adaptive Traffic Signal System in California, USA
15. Thameslink Programme in the UK
16. Evergreen Line Extension Project in Vancouver, Canada
X1. Construction of a Simulator for the Detroit Edison Fermi Nuclear Power Plant

TWG Activities

Webinars
(and more on our YouTube Channel)


Monthly Webinar Schedule - 3rd Thursday of each month at 2:30 PM Eastern
TWG is working alongside the Automotive, Infrastructure, and Critical Infrastructure Working Groups to bring our members coordinated webinars each month. 

Date

Presenter

Topic

Webinar Registration

Presentation
and Recording

June 13, 2018

Jesse Glazer, Barbara Staples, and Blake Christie

Applying Scrum Methods in Intelligent Transportation System (ITS) Projects

Abstract and Webinar Link

July 25, 2018

Oliver Hoehne

A System of Systems Approach to Automotive Challenges

Abstract and Webinar Link

Webinar to be rescheduled

August 8, 2018

Marcel van de Ven

Introduction to System Engineering in the Dutch non-residential building sector

Abstract and Webinar Link

October 10, 2018

Yann Chazal

Service Systems, Systems of Systems, Cyber-Physical Systems: Lessons Learned from Electric Vehicles to Achieve New Mobility Challengers

Abstract and Webinar Link

 

December 12, 2018 Rashmi Brewer and Ming-Shiun Lee A Project Showcase of the Systems Engineering Efforts and Minnesota Statewide Regional ITS Architecture Update Abstract and Webinar Link
February 20, 2020  Dale Brown Deployment of Systems Engineering in Large Infrastructure, Rail & Transit Projects Webinar Flyer (Feb 2020) and GlobalMeet Call Info
 


More Webinars to come!

LinkedIn - Participate in our TWG LinkedIn discussions and share ideas and opinions with like minded professionals

Meeting Minutes

International Symposia

IS 2020
30th Annual International Symposium
Cape Town, South Africa
July 18 - 23, 2020

More information to come...
IS 2017
27th Annual International Symposium
Adelaide, Australia
July 15 - 20, 2017

If you wish to attend the joint TWG and Automotive dinner on Tuesday evening, please RSVP to Allison Ruggiero (Allison.Ruggiero@nyct.com). The dinner will be held at a restaurant close to the Convention Center, to be announced soon.

Check out the TWG Program Flier for updated IS2017 event information!

IS2017 - Transportation Program Flier

IS 2016

26th Annual International Symposium
Edinburgh, UK
July 18 - 21, 2016

IS 2015 Presentations

Images from IS15 - Bellevue, Washington, USA

IMG_1213 IMG_1199 IMG_1208 IMG_1411 IMG_1223 IMG_0880 INCOSE_2015_21_47_14 INCOSE_2015_22_17_40 INCOSE_2015_21_51_16 IMG_1181 IMG_1182 IMG_1225 IMG_1230

IS 2014 Presentations

International Workshops

IW 2016 Presentations

IW 2015 Presentations

IW 2014 Presentations

IW 2014 SE Summit Presentations


Planned Working Sessions at the Next Events

INCOSE International Workshop 2020 - Main TWG related events:

 

Sunday Jan 26th

  •  Cross-cutting INCOSE Workshop Event: TWG-IWG-AWG-CIPR-SCI Joint Meeting
    • 9:00 am - 12:00 pm (US-Pacific Time)
    • Room: Salon C

Monday Jan 27th

  • TWG Working Session: Contribute to TWG Planning 
    • 1:30 - 3:30 pm  (US-Pacific Time)
    • Room: Pier 8

 


Planned Presentations at the Next Annual

Join us in Cape Town, South Africa July 18 - 23, 2020 for the International Symposium.  

Stay tuned for more information for TWG events!
 


See IS 2020 for more info