Programme

EMEA Systems Engineering Conference 2014

"SYSTEMS ENGINEERING: EXPLORING NEW HORIZONS"

27 - 30 OCTOBER 2014 - CAPE TOWN, SOUTH AFRICA

Program

 

General

The 4‐day conference included three days of technical papers, presentations and tutorials in 4 concurrent tracks with educational tours on the fourth day. Each day commenced with an opening plenary and concluded with a closing plenary. The conference was conducted in the English language.

  • 57 Paper and Presentations Sessions.
  • 6 Half-day Tutorial Sessions.
  • Energy/Water Nexus Panel Discussion.

 

 

Plenary Speakers

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Felix Mehler

Quinton Coetzee

Dr Ronnie McKenzie

Dr Willem Barnard

David Long

John A. Thomas

Plenary Speakers' biographies may be found here.

 

 

Technical Program

The Technical Program is available here. Papers/presentations and tutorials were subjected to peer review. The reviewer panel download is available here. Accepted papers/presentations were published in the conference proceedings, ISBN 978-0-620-58907-9. Accepted papers will also be published in the INCOSE technical library.

 

The complete Conference Brochure is available here.

 

Educational Tours

INCOSE Systems Engineering Certification Exam

In anticipation of the release of Version 4 of the INCOSE Systems Engineering Handbook (SEHBv4), the INCOSE SE Professional (SEP) certification program conducted a beta exam with a set of questions based on the SEHBv4 before the exam questions will be finalized.

 

Social Program

  • A welcoming function held at the end of the first day of the conference was complemented by a wine tasting sponsored by several well‐known wine estates.
  • An informal outdoor conference function was held, offering traditional South African Braai cuisine.