Jawahar Bhalla

Manager Solutions & Technologies, CAE ME-APAC

JB is a passionate professional with over 28 years’ experience across complex projects, with particular strengths in Systems Thinking (ST), Systems Engineering (SE), Modelling and Simulation (M&S). Interoperability and Technical Governance. At CAE he is responsible for definition of integrated training solutions, driving the technology road-map and for communication and advocacy on M&S across the ME-APAC region. He passionately promotes ST, SE and M&S, is an elected member of the Simulation Australasia (SA) Board, a founding member and immediate past Chair of the SA Professional Development committee. He was the Convenor of the SimTecT conferences 2006 to 2008 and is the Technical Director elect-2019 for the SESA SETE conference. He has a BE in Aerospace Engineering (Honours) and a BSc in Computer Science from UNSW and a Masters of Systems Engineering from UNSW@ADFA. His personal interests include 4-WD’ing, hiking/bush-walking, travel and music (listening and playing).