1. How do you measure "good" systems engineering?

2. How do you grow/make good systems engineers?

3. What is THE most important task of the systems engineer?

4. What role does the systems engineer play in setting and managing tech performance measures?

5. What is the biggest gap in current methods of developing and managing requirements?

6. What is the biggest gap/deficiency in systems engineering tools today?

7. What is the role of quality assurance as it pertains to systems engineering?

8. What strategic investments need to be made in new methodologies and tools to improve "state-of-the-art" in systems engineering?

9. What is needed to enable systems engineering reuse beyond "cut and paste" methods of today?