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Hedley Apperly MA, BSc (Hons), MBCS, MCIM
Vice President Product & Marketing

Author and visionary for methodologies, modeling and reuse. Member of the OMG Board, the CIM & the BCS. Publications include: Service- and Component-based Development: Using the Select Perspective and UML & Component-Based Software Engineering: Putting the Pieces Together (both by Addison Wesley).


Tony Baghai BS Mechanical Engineering, MS Aeronautical Engineering
Vice President: Atego HighRely

Author and leading avionics certification expert on Safety Critical Systems Software and Hardware process for compliance to FAA/EASA standards DO-178 and DO-254. Publications include; Avionics Certification: A Complete Guide to DO-178 Software, DO-178C Update and DO-254 Hardware (by Avionics Communications Inc.)


Matthew Hause MIET, MIEEE, MBCS
Chief Consulting Engineer

Author and leading expert on systems & software development with UML, SysML and Architectural Frameworks. Co-chair of the OMG UPDM group and member of the OMG SEDSIG. Published articles include: Designing Mission and Safety Critical Systems Using SysML (by New Electronics).


Prof. Jon Holt PhD, BEng, CEng, CITP, FIET, FBCS
Global Head of Systems Engineering

Author, researcher and evangelist for applied systems engineering. Member of the British Home Office Science Advisory Committee (HOSAC), fellow of the IET and the BCS. Publications include: Model-based requirements Engineering (published by the IET) and A Pragmatic Guide to Business Process Modelling (both by the IET).


Andreas Korff Dipl. -Inform
Chief Consulting Engineer

Author and thought leader on Model Based Systems Engineering, particularly OMG SysML. Member of OMG SEDSIG and INCOSE – German Chapter. Publications include: Modellierung von eingebetteten Systemen mit UML und SysML (by Springer Spektrum).


Reza Madjidi MBA, BSc
Vice President, Global Services

FAA Designated Engineering Representative (DER) and leading expert on Safety Critical Systems, detailed Gap Analysis & program optimization of Software and Hardware process for compliance to FAA/EASA standards DO-178 and DO-254.


Dr. Kelvin Nilsen B.S., M.S., Physics, Ph.D., Computer Science
Chief Technology Officer – Java

Author and International leading authority on real-time Java. Program chair of the Workshop on Java Technologies for Real-time and Embedded Systems; serves on the JCP JSR-282 and JSR-302 expert groups. Published articles include: Atego Q&A on Real-time Java (published by Electronic Design) and Using Java to deal with multicore programming complexity (by embedded.com).