Speakers


Confirmed invited speakers for ASEW 2019.

Charles Homes CEng, ESEP

Charles is the Deputy Chair of the Certification Advisory Group (CAG) of INCOSE, Immediate Past Technical Director of SESA, Committee Member of Software & Systems Engineering Committee (IT-015) at Standards Australia, and Member of the

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Kerry Lunney

Ms Kerry Lunney has extensive experience developing and delivering large system solutions. She has worked in various industries including ICT, Gaming, Financial, Transport, Aerospace and Defence, in Australia, Asia and USA. The systems delivered include

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Dr Kevin Doherty

Dr. Kevin Doherty is a leading public-sector infrastructure executive having over 25 years experience in both project procurement and delivery and in the development and leadership of high performing infrastructure organisations in Australia and New

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Ray Hentzschel

Ray is the Immediate Past President of the SESA. He has 39 years of software and systems engineering governance, management, design, code and test experience in real time military applications.
In this capacity Ray

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Wayne Biden

Wayne Biden is the Underwater Systems (UWS) Engineering Manager for Thales Australia who oversees delivery of engineering solutions and services for major defence projects, manages resource recruitment, skills and development needs, and implements strategic business

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Len Neist

Len is an experienced and capable executive leader and senior systems engineer with experience locally and internationally for both private and public enterprises.  His career, spanning some 38 years, has prepared him to identify, understand

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Rick Dove

Rick Dove is a leading researcher, practitioner, and educator of fundamental principles for agile enterprise, agile systems, and agile development processes. In 1991 he initiated the global interest in agility as co-PI on the seminal

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Dr Richard Hodge

As a system thinking expert Richard obsesses over leadership and stewardship of the future. His quest is to restore this fundamental tenet of leadership that too often is lost in managing the pressure for short-term

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Eduardo Bellon

Eduardo Bellon currently works for the Department of Transport (DoT) in Victoria as the Systems Engineering Lead.
Passionate about transport and in particular railways, Eduardo’s 10+ years’ career spans across countries (Spain, UK and

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Vernon Ireland

Vernon Ireland has spent a little more than half of his working as an academic and the remainder in industry. In academia he was Dean of the Faculty of Design, Architecture and Building at UTS

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David Peterson

David is an electrical engineer and computer scientist with significant expertise in software and systems safety. He is a Principal Airworthiness Standards Officer in the Airworthiness & Engineering Branch (AEB) of CASA, where he is

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Greg Williams

Greg Williams is a risk and asset management professional with 35 years experience in the engineering and management of physical assets.  He has a track record of achievement and leadership of technical functions, having worked

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Mark Edwards

Mark is a highly motivated and passionate HF practitioner with 10 years’ experience applying HF techniques to deliver successful project outcomes in both practical and theoretical settings. He has demonstrated the ability to work well

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