Welcome to the INCOSE Colorado Front Range Chapter

The INCOSE Colorado Front Range Chapter is a professional society with the mission to foster the definition, understanding, and practice of world-class Systems Engineering in industry, academia, and government.

September Chapter Meeting - Technology Impact on Computers and Software Architecture

The Von Neumann computer architecture is changing and it will cause a change in software architecture.  The changes in memory and cores per processor die are driving the changes.

Event Date: 

September 24, 2014 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm


Northrop Grumman Corporation, Boulder, CO


6120 Longbow Drive, Boulder, CO 80301

Call for Nominations - Chapter Officers

It is time to make a call for nominations for the 2015 INCOSE Colorado FRC officers. These officers and the Past President constitute the Chapter Executive Committee (EXCOM). If you, or someone you know who is an INCOSE FRC member who is willing to serve in one of the following offices, please send e-mail to Mark Griffith with “Nomination for the Office of INCOSE FRC <<fill in position title>>” in the subject line by close of business September 23, 2014.  If elected, the person will serve in the position for the 2015 Program Year (PY), January 1, 2015 to December 31, 2015.

Available EXCOM positions and descriptions are:

Opportunity to Join INCOSE Systems Security Engineering Working Group

Interested FRC members, please consider joining and getting involved with the INCOSE Systems Security Engineering Working Group.

Please contact Rick Dove to join the mailing list: [rkdove[at]earthlink[dot]net, securitywg-info[at]incose[dot]org]

The WG is planning to attend IS2014 and is currently compiling projects in process as well as new ones in need of starting.  Expect a call for involvement shortly.

Opportunity to Join INCOSE Lean Systems Engineering Working Group

Interested FRC members, please consider joining and getting involved with the INCOSE Lean Working Group.

Deb Secor keeps track of the membership and she will be delighted to add any names.  Please provide to her the names, emails and affiliations. [dasecor[at]rockwellcollins[dot]com]

Please read the content of the webpage (www.incose.org, click on Technical Operations, then Lean Systems Engineering).  http://www.lean-systems-engineering.org/

The WG is planning their IS2014 meeting.  Consider joining and sharing Lean experiences with the WG.

Additional contact [Bohdan.Oppenheim[at]lmu[dot]edu]

CSU Delivers Graduate Systems Engineering Program in Denver South Metro Area

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DENVER - The Colorado State University System is pleased to announce a new educational partnership with CH2M HILL, a global leader in full-service engineering. Through the CSU Denver South initiative, CH2M HILL will host two graduate-level courses that are part of a systems engineering program offered by the CSU College of Engineering. The four-course program – two classes taught face-to-face on CH2M HILL’s Englewood campus and two classes available online – covers the core curriculum needed for completion of a master’s or Ph.D. in systems engineering from CSU in Fort Collins. Classes begin January 2014 and are open to all qualified professionals in aerospace, energy, environment, biosciences, cyber/software, or related sectors who are seeking to expand their career horizons. Details are available at www.online.colostate.edu/certificates/systems-engineering.