Edward G. Ovando is passionate about solving today’s most challenging problems through the integration of various technologies focused on designing and developing integrated engineering solutions.
Mr. Ovando has a proven track record of technical leadership, program management and systems engineering transitioning ideas from proof of concept to sustainable end-user solutions with significant business value for industry leaders.
Previously, he was the Chief Architect of Global Healthcare Initiatives for Lockheed Martin, a Fortune 50 Global Security, Aerospace, and Information Technology company with sales of $47.2 billion. In this role, he was the technical lead for the Corporation’s effort to bring systems engineering to healthcare. He provided technical direction on leveraging technologies across the Lockheed Martin business areas to team with industry partners and universities to innovate strategic solutions for reducing process waste and medical errors.
He has also served as the Chief Architect on many diverse strategic initiatives, partnering with academia and innovative companies in the following domains: Postal Systems, Clinical Systems, Surveillance, Threat Detection, Target Recognition and Language Translation. These efforts required extensive experience and deep understanding of integrating emerging technologies in the areas of: Automation Systems, Signal Recognition, Image Recognition, Data Management and Analytics, Machine Learning, Computational Optimization, Modeling, Simulation, and Visualization Platforms.