Innovative & Strategic Leadership in the Technology Sector

Dive into a game-changing two-week adventure with our Systems Engineering Masterclass, jointly offered by TU Wien and Caltech. Tailored for business leaders, this all-encompassing program arms you with the latest tools and tactics to thrive in systems thinking and product development. 


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The "Systems Engineering" Masterclass is a meticulously designed program for professionals seeking to boost their knowledge and skills in systems engineering for product development. Over two weeks, you'll dive into a blend of theory and practical application, focusing on user needs elicitation, system architecture, and product verification and validation.

With an emphasis on industry best practices, the course prepares you to craft robust, cost-effective solutions that meet functional, performance, and budget requirements. Immerse yourself in hands-on learning through lab visits and lectures on topics such as autonomous systems, agility, and resilience.

Boost Your Strategy with Cutting-Edge Insights

Practical Methodologies

Case Studies

Elicit user needs and define robust system architectures.

Industry Best Practices

Company and Lab Visits

Ensure designs are functional, cost-effective, and meet stringent requirements.

Hands-On Experience

Expert Talks

Learn from lab visits, lectures, and real-world case studies on autonomous systems, agility, resilience, and robotics.

Your Benefits - What You Will Learn in the Program

  • Delve into Systems Thinking and Systems Engineering Vee and Diamond models.

  • Master Stakeholder Needs Analysis and Functional Analysis.

  • Learn to define System Requirements and create System Specifications.

  • Understand the intricacies of System Architecture, Design and Integration, and Decision Analysis.

Caltech - California Institute of Technology

A Unique Learning Experience at Caltech

During your two-week stay at Caltech in Pasadena, California, you will experience a comprehensive educational program that includes not only academic content but also excursions and networking opportunities. The Caltech Center for Technology and Management Education is known for excellence and innovation. At one of the world's leading institutions for science and technology, this center provides a learning environment that will transform your perspective on technology and management.

Prestigious Certification


With a certificate from TU Wien, one of Europe's most prestigious technical universities, you set optimal conditions for your further career progression.

New, Evidence-Based Knowledge


Learn from an internationally experienced faculty from research, business, and industry.

Optimal Balance of Career, Further Education & Family


We understand the challenges of further education alongside career and family. With our compact masterclass, you can achieve your degree in just two intensive weeks.

A Challenging Curriculum

Experience a transformative education that innovatively combines knowledge and practice:

  • Verification and Validation: Ensuring systems meet design and performance requirements.

  • Engineering Specialties: Deep dive into various engineering disciplines.

  • Agile Frameworks: Application in systems engineering.

  • Risk Management: Identifying and mitigating potential risks.

  • Model-Based Systems Engineering: Embracing the latest in systems engineering trends.

Caltech X TU Wien

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

The Masterclass is specifically designed for CEOs, senior professionals and executives from technology-oriented sectors. To participate, you need to have an academic degree and professional experience.

The Masterclass is led by esteemed faculty from Caltech, including experts like Michael Brenner, Nathaniel Crews, Stephen Guine, Rick Hefner, Garrett Reisman, and Michael Sturgeon.

Anmeldung Compact Programs EN

Please choose "Masterclass Advanced Technologies & Global Leadership" im the registration form

Optional: MBA Upgrade

Are you interested in a deeper engagement with the field of technology management? Then apply for our Executive MBA program in Advanced Technologies & Global Leadership. Experience the 'Operations & Supply Chain Management' Masterclass and many more contents in our part-time Master of Business Administration. Additionally, there is the possibility to credit completed Masterclasses towards this degree. For more information, contact