INCOSE North Star: Lead the way in Digital Engineering in Defense programs

    Meeting Title: Lead the way in Digital Engineering in Defense programs

    Speaker(s)David Feely

    Date: Tuesday, 24 October 2023

    Time: 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM Central Time

    VenueRidgedale Library- Robert H. Rohlf Room: 12601 Ridgedale Dr, Minnetonka, MN 55305


    Meeting Description:

    This presentation will give insight into what General Dynamics Information Systems is doing to lead the way in Digital Engineering in Defense programs. Our models have been met with great response from our customers, with them asking for of the same for other their other product lines. We are committed to successfully moving our company through a full digital transformation in the coming years.


    David Feely received his BS EE from Iowa State University in 2008 and completed a Masters in Systems Engineering Certificate program at Stevens Institute of Technology in 2021. Dave has been an INCOSE member since 2016 and have attained CSEP status. His career started at Lockheed Martin in Eagan, MN, working in the Systems Engineering/Integration and Test group and has continued through multiple defense contractors doing similar work. He is now a Systems Architect and Digital Engineering Coach at General Dynamics Missions Systems in Bloomington, MN. He lives and breathe Magic Draw models all day long, working on a project that he is the architect for as well as helping other projects develop their model. Outside of work he is married with an 11 year old daughter and live in St Anthony, MN. His hobbies are playing basketball and working on home improvement projects. He has travelled to China, Ireland, Scotland, England (went to Stonehenge), Switzerland, Italy, France, Ecuador, Galapagos Islands and the Yukon territory in Canada, as well as over half of the states in the US.