(This presentation is open to all, including non-INCOSE members)
* NOTE – we have MOVED this presentation’s physical location to the Filippi’s in Mira Mesa/Scripps Ranch (San Diego) !!! Please see the new address below – thank you!
Please join us on Wednesday, Nov 15th, 2023, for a Hybrid presentation on AI/ML titled On the Lovechild of AI and SE, by Dr. Art Villanueva.
This presentation journeys through the evolution of AI, from its historical underpinnings with pioneering figures like Turing and Minsky, to its contemporary resurgence powered by data, advanced algorithms, and unprecedented computational capabilities. Within the systems engineering landscape, AI offers transformative potential, aiding in tasks ranging from requirements engineering using Natural Language Processing to predictive maintenance through advanced analytics.
Date: 15 November 2023, 5:45-7pm Pacific Time (presentation begins at 6pm)
Location: Filippi’s Restaurant in Mira Mesa/Scripts Ranch (San Diego). 9969 Mira Mesa Blvd, San Diego, CA 92131 (Google Maps) Please note that the entryway into the Filippi’s parking lot is tricky.. We recommend that you use Google Maps.
Price: Free! There will also be an optional Italian buffet dinner (pizza, salad, pasta, etc.) and soft drinks, $5 members/$15 non-members. RSVP
Meeting ID: 858 3873 7164
As the worlds of Artificial Intelligence and Systems Engineering increasingly converge, understanding their intersection becomes pivotal for modern engineering endeavors. This presentation journeys through the evolution of AI, from its historical underpinnings with pioneering figures like Turing and Minsky to its contemporary resurgence powered by data, advanced algorithms, and unprecedented computational capabilities. Within the systems engineering landscape, AI offers transformative potential, aiding in tasks ranging from requirements engineering using Natural Language Processing to predictive maintenance through advanced analytics.
However, the integration of AI into systems is not without its challenges. Issues related to data quality, computational needs, model validation, and ethical considerations underscore the complexities of marrying AI with systems engineering. As we project into the future, the synergy between AI and systems engineering promises advancements in human-AI collaboration, the evolution of more efficient and transparent AI models, and the development of robust ethical and regulatory frameworks. This exploration emphasizes the importance of a thoughtful and informed approach to integrating AI into systems engineering, setting the stage for innovation while ensuring responsibility and efficacy.
Presenter: Dr. Art Villanueva
Dr. Art Villanueva is the Chief Artificial Intelligence and Machine Learning Technology Architect for Dell Technologies’ Federal Strategic Programs where he advises, evangelizes, and molds Dell Federal’s posture in the rapidly evolving world of artificial intelligence.
Prior to Dell, Dr. Villanueva’s experience spanned multiple industries. In the Defense sector, he served as Chief Architect for billion-dollar programs at Northrop Grumman. In the public transportation arena, he led systems engineering activities for large-scale city-wide transportation systems at Cubic. Dr. Villanueva is also a successful entrepreneur, having co-founded two startups, one of which is now publicly trading on NASDAQ.
Dr. Villanueva is an inventor, holding three utility patents and publishing several peer-reviewed papers. He holds a Doctor of Engineering degree in Systems Engineering from Colorado State University, specializing in meta-algorithmics for natural language processing, a Master of Advanced Studies degree in Architecture-based Enterprise Systems Engineering from the University of California, San Diego, and a Bachelor of Science degree in Applied Mathematics with a Specialization in Computing from the University of California, Los Angeles.