Stevens Institute of Technology and Virginia Tech present the 17th Annual Conference on Systems Engineering Research (CSER)

(rates increase March 1, 2019)
Standard Registration
  • Early Registration: $625
  • After March 1: $675

INCOSE Members / SERC Member University Faculty / Stevens Institute & Virginia Tech Alumni

  • Early Registration: $550
  • After March 1: $600

Students/Active Military/Seniors

  • $150

On-site Registration will also be available.


Keynote Speakers | BIOS

  • Advance Capabilities
    Mr. James Faist – Director of Defense Research and Engineering for Advanced Capabilities – 
    Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Research and Engineering)
  • Engineering in the Digital Age
    Dr. Jeff Wilcox – Vice President, Digital Transformation – Lockheed Martin
  • Strategic Technology Protection and Exploitation
    Ms. Kristen Baldwin – Deputy Director, Strategic Technology Protection and Exploitation – Office of the Under Secretary of Defense (Research and Engineering)
  • Engineering Cultures and the International Space Station
    CAPT William Shepherd (Ret.) – US Navy, NASA Astronaut, Science Advisor – US Special Operations Command

Featured Speakers | BIOS

  • Advances in Artificial Intelligence and the Impact on T&E
    Dr. T. Charles Clancy, Virginia Tech
  • Trends in high-tech systems: digital twins and intelligence
    Wouter Leibbrandt,
  • Systems Engineering of the US Population Health Ecosystem
    Dr. William B. Rouse
    , Stevens Institute of Technology
  • Opportunities, risks and engineering methodologies considering a new era of autonomous, “smart” and interacting cyber-physical systems of systems
    Prof. Martin Törngren
    , KTH Royal Institute of Technology (Stockholm, Sweden)
  • Full-Stack MS&A – Fast, Cheap, & Right. 
    Joseph C. Kloiber, Northrop Grumman Mission Systems

Panel on Systems Engineering Research| BIOS

 (Former NSF Program Directors)

  • Dr. Christina Bloebaum – Dean, College of Aeronautics and Engineering – Kent State University
  • Dr. Paul Collopy – Professor – University of Alabama in Huntsville
  • Dr. Chris Paredis – BMW Endowed Chair, Systems Integration – Clemson University
  • Dr. Rich Malak – Associate Professor – Texas A&M

Workshops | BIOS


Rooms are available on a first-come, first-served basis and cannot be guaranteed.

Discount rates expire Friday, March 8, 2019.

J.W. Marriott
1331 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20004

(1 minute walk from venue)

Discount rates expire Wednesday, March 13, 2019.

Hamilton Hotel Washington DC
1001 14th Street
NW Washington D.C. 20005

(10 minute walk from venue)