August 13, 2019

2019 INCOSE SD Mini Conference – Call for Papers


Abstracts Due Date: 22 Sept 2019

24th Annual San Diego INCOSE Mini-Conference

Theme: Systems Engineering Best Practices and New Directions

When: Saturday, November 2, 2019 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: 5005 Wateridge Vista Drive, San Diego, CA 92121

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Join us for a day of stimulating thought and discussion with fellow professional systems engineers! The conference is centered on systems engineering in practice, emerging trends and new directions. Practices relevant to local industries are highly encouraged. We invite papers on the following topics and others related to system engineering:

  • Model-Based Systems Engineering (MBSE) Applications
  • Systems of Systems (SoS) Engineering
  • Health Care Applications of Systems Engineering
  • Applications of Systems Engineering to Laws and Lawmaking
  • Systems Engineering Agile Processes
  • Systems Engineering Data Science Applications
  • Systems Product Line Architecting
  • Systems Engineering Interoperability Best Practices
  • Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence
  • Applications in Systems Engineering
  • Systems Engineering Economics and Cost Estimation
  • Systems Engineering and Manufacturing
  • Management Using Systems Thinking
  • Digital Engineering
  • Systems Engineering Education
  • and MORE

Final papers should be 5 – 10 pages in length. See the Instructions for Authors page for further details.

Online registration is forthcoming. See

Important Dates!
September 22 – Abstract and author biography due
September 27 – Notification to authors
October 9 – Initial draft presentation, initial draft paper due
October 16 – Review committee comments returned to authors
October 26 – Final presentation and final paper due
November 2 – In-person presentation at the conference

Program Committee
Dr. Ray Madachy (Chair), Naval Postgraduate School
Howen Fernando, SPAWAR
Dr. Jo Ann Lane, San Diego State University (SDSU)
Dr. David Schrunk, Science of Laws Institute
Dr. Julia Taylor, Taylor Success Systems
Dr. John Wood, Science of Laws Institute

Science of Laws Institute

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