A better world through a systems approach

The International Council on Systems Engineering proudly offers its free weekly and monthly web-based service to the greater Systems Engineering community.

Once a week, the INCOSE Technical Operations Training Working Group presents the INCOSE Systems Engineering Handbook V4.0 Tutorial series over a six month period beginning in October.

Once a month, INCOSE Technical Operations presents recognized experts in the field who discuss the "State of the Art" in Systems Engineering.

These presentations occur live, via the internet. Each lasts one hour, and includes the opportunity for attendees to submit questions to the presenter. We record the webinars and INCOSE members can access these recordings from the Member's Only pages of INCOSE Connect.

Please access the INCOSE Connect Library for a complete library of TutorialsWebinars and Recordings sponsored by INCOSE Tech Ops, Chapters and Working Groups including the Training Tutorial Webinars.

The materials presented here are the professional opinions of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the opinion of INCOSE. Use of these presentations are limited by the author’s copyright. Contact information for the authors is usually found in the presentation or video.

Webinars Qualify for PDUs

INCOSE Certified Systems Engineering Professionals can claim 1PDU credit towards their re-certification by attending a webinar or watching a webinar recording. To qualify, a CSEP must have attended through at least 75% of the webinar for webinars that last less than one hour, or through 45 minutes of the webinar for webinars that last for 1 hour or longer. Attendees of INCOSE webinars who have other professional certifications or licenses may find that these webinars can apply to the PDU requirements for re-certification or license renewal.

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Upcoming Webinars

Additional webinars will be announced on the home page INCOSE News and Events as soon as they are confirmed.  We are always looking for new topics. If your company would like to sponsor a webinar, if you have an idea for a webinar or would like to present one, please send an e-mail with your suggestion to the webinar coordination team.


Previous Webinars (2009 - Present)

Webinar 15:00 UTC: "Family of Systems Disciplines"

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INCOSE Webinar: "Family of Systems Disciplines"
Date:  20 November 2013
Time: 15:00 UTC/ 11am EDT
Presenter(s): Zane Scott
General Webinar Details: Webinar 58 
Family of Systems Disciplines
There are a variety of systems disciplines all of which employ the concept of systems as a set of component elements related to each other and operating in ways that are
determined by the relationships. This affords a system functionality beyond even the sum of the functionality offered by the component elements. What the various systems disciplines offer to each other is the variety of perspectives
and approaches that those disciplines bring to the study and design of systems. Each discipline provides some unique way or ways of approaching systems problems and each one can profit by the contributions of the others. From dealing with complexity to thinking about emerging behaviors the disciplines can shine their lights beyond their traditional domains.
This webinar explores some of those differences and suggests ways in which the disciplines can intersect opening new solutions and new market spaces for each other.
Zane Scott for the past twenty-five years, Zane Scott has built a skill set which enables him to provide insight and guidance to individuals and companies as they improve organizational processes and methodologies. He is a skilled platform and web presenter who enjoys connecting with audiences of all backgrounds and perspectives.
Prior to coming to Vitech in January of 2009, Zane was a
management consultant in the areas of organizational
development, process analysis and conflict management.
He is a trained hostage negotiator and interventional
mediator. For more than six years immediately prior to
joining Vitech he worked on DoD contracts analyzing and
improving processes and applying best practice models
(e.g.- CMMI, Lean Six Sigma) using MBSE and Vitech’s CORE® to provide the modeling support. Zane has taught leadership, communication and conflict management skills in settings ranging from the college classroom to professional
development seminars.
At Vitech Zane manages the consulting and training organization. He has taught systems engineering methodology in a variety of settings, is a frequent blogger and webinar presenter on MBSE, leadership and systems thinking and is co-author of Vitech’s book A Primer for Model-Based Systems Engineering. He is the developer and presenter of the 20 webinar Leadership for Systems Engineers course sponsored by the International Council on Systems Engineering (INCOSE). In June 2013 he presented
the day-long tutorial Applied Systems Engineering: Fundamentals for Project Success