Leads: Sebastian Ventrone and Tina Patterson
Intellectual property (IP) rights and technical data management (TDM) encompass the technical information known about items in a platform/system and the rights with respect to how that information may be used. The technical data and associated IP rights for a system can pertain to the functional blocks that make up the system, the product specifications, the description of the test bed to validate the system, and any reports on the reliability and functionality of the system among other things. This track invites a set of abstracts that define issues and provide solutions for managing technical data and adhering to IP rights when performing DMSMS and parts management functions throughout the system life cycle.
Abstracts are sought in three broad areas: