Dr. Richard Mark Soley is Executive Director of the Digital Twin Consortium and is responsible for the vision and direction of the organization. In addition to this role, Dr. Soley is Chairman and CEO of the Object Management Group®. He also serves on numerous industrial, technical and academic conference program committees, and speaks around the world on issues relevant to emerging technologies, IT standards, and creating successful companies. Dr. Soley also serves as an advisor to many governments and is an agenda contributor in the World Economic Forum. A native of Baltimore, Maryland, Dr. Soley holds SB, SM, and PhD degrees in Computer Science and Engineering from MIT. You can read Richard's bio here.
Contact information: Richard is best contacted by sending him email at [email protected] or by sending him a fax at the OMG's main office at +1-781-444-0320.
Bill Hoffman serves as Steering Committee Alternate of the Digital Twin Consortium and oversees all Marketing, Business Development and General and Administrative operations of the consortium.
Bill is also President and Chief Operating Officer at the OMG, having been appointed in 1997. Prior to this position, he was the President of Object World Corporation, an OMG subsidiary, until it was acquired by Ziff- Davis Conferences and Forums. He has also served as Vice President of Sales and Marketing and co-founder of Itasca Systems, Inc., as well as Vice President and co-founder of Graphael, Inc., both early Object DBMS companies. Bill has also held senior positions at Gold Hill and Symbolics Inc., both of which were object-oriented AI and CASE companies. He started his career with Honeywell Information Systems in 1979.
Bill holds a BS in Marketing from New Hampshire College, where he graduated with honors. In his spare time, Bill is a saltwater fisherman and boater (licensed USCG Captain) with a love of fast cars.
Contact information: Bill is reachable by phone at OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404, by email at [email protected] and by fax at +1-781-444-0320.
Stephen Mellor is the Chief Technical Officer for the Digital Twin Consortium, where he directs the standards requirements and technology & security priorities for the Industrial Internet. In that role, he coordinates the activities of the several engineering, architecture, security and testbed working groups and teams. He also co-chairs both the Definitions, Taxonomy and Reference Architecture workgroup and the Use Cases workgroup for the NIST CPS PWG (National Institute for Standards and Technology Cyberphysical System Public Working Group).
He is a well-known technology consultant on methods for the construction of real-time and embedded systems, a signatory to the Agile Manifesto, and adjunct professor at the Australian National University in Canberra, ACT, Australia. Stephen is the author of Structured Development for Real-Time Systems, Object Lifecycles, Executable UML, and MDA Distilled.
Until recently, he was Chief Scientist of the Embedded Software Division at Mentor Graphics, and founder and past president of Project Technology, Inc., before its acquisition. He participated in multiple UML/modeling-related activities at the Object Management Group (OMG), and was a member of the OMG Architecture Board, which is the final technical gateway for all OMG standards. Stephen was the Chairman of the Advisory Board to IEEE Software for ten years and a two-time Guest Editor of the magazine, most recently for an issue on Model-Driven Development. Click on the link to see Stephen talk about the Industrial Internet Consortium.
Contact information: Stephen is reachable by phone at OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404, by email at [email protected].
Dan Isaacs is a Chief Technical Officer of Digital Twin Consortium, where he is responsible for setting the technical direction, liaison partnerships and support for new memberships.
Previously, Dan was Director of Strategic Marketing and Business Development at Xilinx where he was responsible for emerging technologies including machine learning, defining, and executing the ecosystem strategy for the Industrial IoT and Automotive Business. Dan also represented Xilinx for the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC). He has more than 25 years of experience working in automotive, mil/aero and consumer-based companies including Ford, NEC, LSI Logic and Hughes Aircraft.
Dan has been a keynote speaker and panellist for IIC World Forums, Industrial IOT Global conferences, Embedded World, Embedded Systems, and FPGA Conferences. Dan serves on international advisory boards. He holds degrees in Computer Engineering: EE from Cal State University, B.S. Geophysics from ASU.
Contact information: Dan can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email at [email protected].
As the Vice President of OMG Marketing & Corporate Communications, Maureen oversees internal and external communications, brand management and thought leadership across all of the OMG communities. She is responsible for managing all communications plan activities and building external relationships with the organization's constituencies. She sets and guides the strategy for all communications, website, and public relations messages and collateral. Maureen holds a B.S. in marketing with a minor in business communication from Bentley University, where she was also an assistant adjunct professor for five years.
Contact information: Maureen can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 128 or by email at [email protected].
Juergen is responsible for tracking all standards processes throughout the OMG's specification adoption process including all spec. revision cycles and associated adoption votes. He is also managing all OMG document archives. He is the Point of Contact for most process related issues. In addition to providing general member support and services, he also manages OMG's IT department, which services OMG staff and members alike.
Contact information: Juergen can be reached by sending email to [email protected], or by calling the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404.
Steve is the Senior Account Executive in Business Development and is responsible for developing memberships and sponsorships for OMG and the Industrial Internet Consortium.
Contact information: Steve can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 119 or by email at [email protected].
Chris is an Account Executive at OMG and responsible for memberships and sponsorships across all managed programs including the Digital Twin Consortium (DTC), Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC), the Consortium for Information & Software Quality (CISQ), and BPMBPM+ Health.
Contact information: Christopher may be contacted by phone at the OMG's main number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 108 or via email at [email protected]
As a Business Development Account Executive, Paul develops and manages all aspects of the sales cycle for annual membership and sponsorship sales for OMG and our managed programs including the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) and The Consortium for IT Software Quality (CISQ).
Contact information: Paul may be contacted by phone at the OMG's main number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 150 or via email at [email protected]
As Director of Member Engagement, Diane is a resource and point of contact for all consortium members to find help with getting started, introductions, and engagement in consortium activity.
Contact information: Diane can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 115 or by email at [email protected].
As a Marketing Manager, Meg handles the social media, edits the newsletter, coordinates webinars, and manages lead generation and email marketing for Digital Twin Consortium. She is a graduate of Boston College (B.A) and New York University (M.A.).
Contact information: Meg can be reached at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 103 or by email at [email protected].
Karen is the Senior PR Manager. Karen holds a bachelor's degree in music composition from Berklee College of Music and a master's of education from U. Mass Boston. She is also an accomplished jazz guitarist, performing in big band orchestras and small combos in Massachusetts.
Contact information: Karen can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email: [email protected].
As Conference Director, Bonnie develops content and recruits speakers for IOT Solutions World Congress in Barcelona, as well as conference and webinar programming for Digital Twin Consortium events. Bonnie works with members and program committee executives to create unique digital and live event content/programs that drives business value.
Contact information: Bonnie can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 or by email: [email protected].
Event & Meeting Planning
Mike is the Director of Meetings & Events at OMG and oversees implementation and coordination of various OMG marketing programs such as technical meetings, member events, and workshops, providing support and promotion, including website content and related electronic advertising and webcasts. In addition, Mike supports the OMG sales and marketing teams with member acquisition and retention.
Contact information: Mike can be contacted at the OMG's main office number at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 104 or by email at [email protected].
As Corporate Event Manager, Carol provides support in the planning and execution of meetings, conferences, trade shows and events for the OMG, IIC, CISQ, UNICODE Conference and Digital Twin Consortium organizations.
Contact information: Carol can be reached at +1-781-444-0404 Ext. 139 or by email at [email protected].
Joe is responsible for maintaining the UNIX system, OMG databases, and OMG mailing lists.
Svetlana (Lana) is responsible for designing and managing the OMG's World Wide Web site and sub-webs, including CISQ, DDS Foundation, UNICODE, IIC, UML, CORBA, OMGSysML and Digital Twin Consortium web sites. She also assist the marketing department with designing of logos, flyers, banners, e-blasts and other marketing materials. She is the editorial and technical liaison for the OMG services available to members and non-members alike. Comments and suggestions on the OMG's web pages can be sent to [email protected] or [email protected].
Contact information: Lana may be reached by email at [email protected] or by phone at +1-781-444-0404.
Lucy is responsible for the OMG's financial reporting and manages the daily accounting functions. She is also responsible for Human Resources and manages employee relations and benefits for the company.
Contact information: Lucy prefers to be contacted by email at [email protected] but can also be contacted by telephone at +1-781-444-0404. For billing inquires or questions about payments for vendors please contact [email protected].
Denise works directly with the senior executives of OMG. She also assists in the registration process.
Contact information: Denise can be contacted by phone at +1-781-444-0404, by fax at +1-781-444-0320 or email [email protected].
Carl is assisting with daily accounting functions, membership renewals and collections.
Contact information: Carl can be reached by telephone at +1-781-444-0404 ext. 144, or [email protected].