Ann Arbor, Mich.—June 6, 2014—CIMdata, Inc., a global product lifecycle management (PLM) strategic management consulting and research firm, announced that representatives from GM, ANSYS, Autodesk, ESI, IBM Rational and SBE Vision will come together for a panel discussion at CIMdata’s Systems Engineering Workshop in Cincinnati on June 24.
The panel will be moderated by CIMdata’s vice president and Systems Engineering Knowledge Council lead, John MacKrell. MacKrell will be joined by Craig Brown of General Motors, David Vredenburgh of SBE Vision, Diego Tamburini of Autodesk, Fadi Ben Achour of ESI, Greg Gorman of IBM Rational and Dr. Todd McDevitt of ANSYS.
The panel members will bring their considerable collective experience to focus on best practices, strategies and technologies available for dealing with requirements in systems engineering. Topics to be covered include: requirements decomposition and allocation, requirements management and tracking, the current state of model-based system engineering’s (MBSE) role in product engineering, and other issues related to MBSE and working with systems-level requirements.
CIMdata’s Systems Engineering Workshop is a must-attend event for industrial organizations and solution providers involved with systems engineering. It provides independent education and a collaborative networking environment where ideas, trends, experiences, and relationships critical to systems engineering germinate and take root. Attendees should expect to gain a solid understanding of current best practices and of the work that CIMdata’s Systems Engineering Knowledge Council is undertaking.