Robert Siegfried is Senior Consultant for IT/M&S projects and Managing Director of Aditerna GmbH, a company providing specialized services and consulting in this area.
He earned his doctorate in modeling and simulation at the Universität der Bundeswehr München. Within several projects for the German Armed Forces, he has worked on documentation guidelines, model management systems, distributed simulation test beds and process models. He is active member of NATO MSG-128 (“Mission Training through Distributed Simulation”) and is co-chair of NATO MSG-136 (“Modelling and Simulation as a Service (MSaaS) – Rapid deployment of interoperable and credible simulation environments”). He is actively involved in multiple SISO working groups and is member of the SISO Executive Committee.
NATO and nations use simulation environments for various purposes, such as training, capability development, mission rehearsal and decision support in acquisition processes. Consequently, Modelling and Simulation (M&S) has become a critical capability for the alliance and its nations. M&S products…