8th Annual SE Professionals Recognition Gala – by Chesapeake Chapter

On Friday, August 18, 2017

5:30 PM to 7 PM

The Engineer’s Club at the Garrett-Jacobs Mansion
11 West Mount Vernon Place, Baltimore, MD 21201


$50 per ticket | Details

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A Legal Perspective: Applying Systems Engineering Principals to Expedite Healthcare Innovation

On Wednesday, September 13, 2017 @ 6PM-9PM

Presented by Viqar Hussain, J.D

McLean, DC, Chantilly, GMU | More details coming soon

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Achieving Systems Engineering and Development (SE&D) Excellence: Shifting Outdated, 1980’s SE Paradigms that Contribute to Project Performance Issues

On Wednesday, October 11, 2017 @ 6PM-9PM

Presented by Charles Wasson

McLean, DC, Chantilly, GMU | More details coming soon

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Future Directions for SysML v2

On Wednesday, November 8, 2017 @ 6PM-9PM

Presented by Sanford Friedenthal, MBSE Consultant

McLean, DC, Chantilly, GMU | More details coming soon

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SE Agile Development Working Group Meeting (Live Stream from Adelaide, Australia)

SE Agile Development Working Group Meeting

INCOSE International Symposium 2017 in Adelaide, Australia

On Tuesday, July 18, 2017 @ 2AM – 3AM EST

Presented and Facilitated by Rick Dove

$0 | Available for Remote Participation via GlobalMeet

Description: The principle objective of this workshop is to address International member involvement with the INCOSE working group. Thus, the agenda will start with a brief review of the WG projects and activities, followed by a concentration on creating desire to work together, exploring the values of doing so, identifying mutual project interests, and exploring the means for collaborating effectively – specifically with cross-country synergistic opportunities and collaborative work in process. Bring your suggestions (or just hang out with us). Advance communication for items to discuss are welcome (email Rick Dove via

Remote Participation via GlobalMeet Here

INCOSE WMA May 2017 Tutorial — Verification & Validation (V&V)

INCOSE WMA May 2017 Tutorial

The Role of V&V in the Early Stages of the Lifecycle

On Saturday, May 13, 2017 @ 9AM – Noon (Arrival 8:30AM)

Presented by Dr. Steven H. Dam, Ph.D., ESEP

$0 | Available for Participation In-Person & Remotely

Description: Verification and Validation (V&V) occur in the later parts of the system lifecycle to ensure that the requirements developed in the early phases of the lifecycle have been met. This tutorial presents how to use the techniques of V&V, including simulation, early in the lifecycle to enhance the probability of success of the program by identifying errors early in the development and preparing for the V&V activities later in the lifecycle.

Registration Here

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INCOSE WMA May 2017 Meeting

Systems Thinking – The Benefit to the Systems Engineer

Presented by Dr. Robert Edson

On Wednesday, May 10, 2017




REGISTRATION & DETAILS for Chantilly, VA here



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Save-the-Date : INCOSE WMA Meeting – May 10, 2017

The May INCOSE WMA Meeting is fast approaching.

Please save the date. Details coming soon.

INCOSE WMA April 2017 Meeting on 4.5.2017

Graduate Education Event

April 5, 2017

Thinking about pursuing a graduate degree? Tired of trying to read through multiple university web pages and can’t get your questions answered? Then the WMA April chapter meeting might be for you.

Several top universities (see the list above) will be presenting their various Masters, Doctor of Science, Doctor of Engineering and Ph.D programs in areas such as Systems Engineering, Engineering Management, Operations Research, Computer Science, Cyber Security, Statistics and Information Assurance.

This is an opportunity to hear what the program offerings are from each school, and to hear how the program are taught/delivered so you can understand how they can fit into your busy life. It is also an opportunity to make personal contacts with staff from the Universities and to mingle with other WMA members, many of whom have attended some of these programs.

This event is offered in multiple locations:

REGISTER & DETAILS for McLean, VA here

REGISTER & DETAILS for L’Enfant, DC here

REGISTER & DETAILS for Chantilly, VA here