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Asia Oceania Webinar #3: Transitioning from document-based to model-based development

Meeting Title: How to facilitate the transition from document-based to model-based development starting from requirements: A railway example with IBM Engineering
Presenter Name(s): Marco Forlingieri, Senior Technical Sales - IBM Engineering
Nicolas Hadzinikitas, MBSE Expert, MBSE Consulting LTD
Date: Saturday 18 February 2023
Time: 11:00 am IST / 1:30 pm ST / 4:30 pm ACT



The webinar presents how engineering organizations can facilitate the migration from document-based to model-based development through a solid requirements management foundation based on requirements cascading, change management and traceability. The demonstration illustrates a simple workflow based on best practices on how to establish an efficient requirements management approach driven by single source of truth that can lay the foundation for a further transition into model-based development. The example used comes from the railway sector and it is developed with IBM Doors Next Generation

Marco Forlingieri: 
Italian based in Singapore; Marco is responsible for IBM Engineering in ASEAN. Before he led at Airbus the MBSE and PLE adoption. He has over 10 years of experience in the field of MBSE and PLE mainly within aerospace, defence, automotive and railway industries in Europe, China and North America. Marco chairs the International PLE working group at INCOSE.
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Nicolas Hadzinikitas: French based in Greece, Nicolas leads MBSE Consulting LTD, he is an MBSE Expert & Specialist with 10 years of Innovative industrial Engineering experiences in railways and aerospace, supported by technical background in MBSE Modeling, Systems Engineering and Simulation. Advanced communicator, his main focus is to deliver top quality products on time, aligned with business objectives. Company Website: