ProfileBarry Chapman is vice president of the aerospace and defense, federal and marine industries for Siemens Industry Software. Barry and his team provide industry expertise on how to leverage digital twin and digital thread technologies to transform organizations. He is responsible for the customer facing organization including sales, marketing and consulting service within the aerospace and defense, U.S. federal and marine industries in North America. Barry has spent his career working collaboratively with innovative companies to provide software solutions that help companies design, manufacture and support their products in a way to gain a competitive advantage through product and process innovation. Barry had roles of increasing responsibility within Siemens PLM Software and the acquired companies of SDRC, EDS and UGS since 1997. Prior to working in enterprise software, he started his career at United Technologies, Otis Elevator. Barry has a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration from Marquette University and an MBA from DePaul University. Barry and his wife Christy live in Oak Park, IL with their three children. He makes awesome chili, looks forward to any time he can run or bike outside, looks forward to flying only when he has packed flip flops or ski boots, and cherishes the time laughing while hearing stories from his family or friends.