Research Summit 2007


SEAri Acronym List

8:30 Check-in and breakfast
9:00 Welcome and Introductions Dr. Donna Rhodes, Research Director
9:30 SEAri -- Motivations, Research Landscape, and Program Structure Dr. Donna Rhodes, Research Director
10:00 Research Report: Methodology for Identifying Opportunities for Flexible Design Jennifer Wilds, Research Assistant
10:25 Brief Overview: Application of Tradespace Exploration Method to a Transportation Engineering System Julia Nickel, Research Assistant
10:30 Break
10:45 Research Profile -- Systems Engineering in the Enterprise Dr. Donna Rhodes, Principal Researcher
11:15 Research Report: Leveraging Organizational Culture, Standard Process, and Team Norms to Enable Collaborative Systems Thinking Caroline Lamb, Doctoral Research Assistant
11:40 Brief Overview: Latent Semantic Indexing of Committee Preferences in Healthcare Innovation Systems David Broniatowski, Doctoral Research Assistant
11:45 LUNCH
12:45 Research Profile: Socio-Technical Decision Making and Designing for Value Robustness Dr. Adam Ross, Research Scientist
1:30 Research Report: Architecting for Survivability: Conceptual Design of Systems Robust to Finite Disturbances Matthew Richards, Doctoral Research Assistant
1:55 Brief Overview: Quantifying Flexibility for the Operationally Responsive Space Paradigm Lauren Viscito, 2dLt. USAF, Research Assistant
2:00 Research Report: Constructs for System of Systems Engineering Nirav Shah, Doctoral Research Assistant
2:25 Brief Overview: Dynamic Tradespace Exploration Method Applied to Systems of Systems Deb Chattopadhyay, Research Assistant
2:30 Break
2:45 Research Profile: Systems Engineering Economics Dr. Ricardo Valerdi, Research Associate
3:30 Research Report: Managing Uncertainty in Complex Systems and Enterprises Using Real Options Tsoline Mikaelian, Doctoral Research Assistant
3:55 Brief Overview: Harmonizing Systems Engineering with Enterprises and their Context Chris Roberts, Doctoral Research Assistant
4:00 Facilitated Dialogue on Research Needs and Priorities Dr. Ricardo Valerdi
4:55 Closing Remarks> Dr. Donna Rhodes
5:00 Adjourn