Key Systems Engineering Skills: Critical Thinking and Problem Framing

Elevate your team’s success by exploring the role of critical thinking in a system engineering competency model.

In this insightful session, Chris Unger, Retired GE Healthcare Chief Systems Engineering Officer and Principal at PracticalSE LLC, and Vincent Balgos, Director of Medical Device Solutions at Jama Software®, discuss how critical thinking and decision-making skills are integral to systems engineering.

In this insightful session, you will learn:

  • Explore the vital role of critical thinking and decision-making in systems engineering.
  • Learn practical techniques for decision framing and closure.
  • Gain insight on how systems engineers should manage design decisions on a project.
  • See a simple model of how and when to engage with stakeholders in design decisions.