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Meet The Trainers

Barry Papke

Director, Professional Services

papke barrySummary of Qualifications and Experience:

  • BS in Mechanical Engineering (Texas A&M University)
  • MS in Systems Engineering (Steven’s Institute of Technology)
  • 30 years of systems engineering, project engineering and enterprise architecture development
    experience in large scale military and non-military program using SysML and DODAF/UPDM
  • Domain specific program experience includes IPT Lead for the Observatory Control System and ICWG Lead for the Observatory to Telescope Control Interface for the Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA)


  • Back-up Lead for Training and Support to GMTO System Architect and Core Modeling Team
  • Supports the Primary Technical Lead as required
  • Development and conduct of on-site training and workshops
  • Preparation and conduct of on-line support session
  • Response to email requests to resolve specific issues

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Saulius Pavalkis, PhD

Chief MBSE Solutions Architect & PLM Product Integrations Manager

pavalkis sauliusSummary of Qualifications and Experience:

  • BS in Telecommunication and Electronics (Kaunas University of University)
  • MS in Telecommunication Engineering (Kaunas University of Technology)
  • PhD in Computer Science and Engineering (Kaunas University of Technology)
  • 15 years of experience working on modeling solutions including PLM Product Integrations Management. Former analyst in R&D department core MagicDraw team
  • Major areas of expertise include: model-based requirements engineering, data interchange, systems design, MBSE, PLM, SysML, UML, traceability, simulation, modeling solutions, change, and configuration management
  • Experience supporting companies adopting MBSE on large and small scale in various domains: automotive, medical devices, defense, aerospace. Companies supported: Ford, Verb Surgical, Raytheon, Orbital ATK, SMEE, UTAS, BAH, SGT, Abbott.
  • Experience working on commercial and research projects (including European Union funded for different OMG standards integration) guiding team to create model-based prototypes and working solutions
  • Multiple professional certificates: OMG-Certified Systems Modelling Professional, OMG-Certified UML Professional, OMG-Certified Expert in BPM, and ITIL V3
  •  Multiple research and practical articles in model-based design area. Articles are presented at annual and local INCOSE Conferences, NDIA
  • Founder and chief editor of a modelling community blog ( dedicated to sharing practical model-based engineering experience
  • No Magic, Inc. representative at INCOSE CAB


  • Primary technical lead for MBSE solutions
  • Development and conduct of training and workshops
  • All major PLM product integrations management

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Tim Anderson

anderson timSenior Solutions Architect

Summary of Qualifications and Experience:

  • BS in Computer Engineering (University of Texas at Dallas)
  • 5 years of experience working for No Magic, Inc.
  • Software Languages Known: Java, SQL, Ruby, Velocity Template Language
  • Modelling Languages Known: DoDAF, UML, SysML, OWL
  • Presented at back-to-back No Magic World Symposiums
  • 2 years of practical DoDAF experience on Army contract supporting the Integrated Personnel and Pay System


  • Develops automation scripts, report templates, and plugins to extend application functionality
  • Develops and conducts on-site trainings, workshops, and consultations
  • Prepares and delivers online support sessions
  • Provides technical support and consultation for clients

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