İsmail Bıçakcı works as the Technical Documentation Unit Manager at FNSS Savunma Sanayi A.Ş. which is a globally recognized land systems company that specializes in designing and producing wheeled and tracked armored combat vehicles as well as combat engineering vehicles, turrets and sustainability solutions. The main responsibility in his current position is to design technical documentation solutions for all military projects and to manage the delivery processes. He has total of 16 years’ experience in defense industry. After serving 11 years as a supply officer in Turkish Navy/Coast Guard, he started to work in private sector and during his late career, he has especially focused on training, technical documentation and other aspects of supportability engineering. In addition to his current responsibilities, he also supports the studies of NIAG Industry Interface Group, NATO AC/327 Life Cycle Management Group WG3 and Technical Documentation WG of Turkish Presidency of Defense Industries. He is also a PhD candidate in industrial engineering. He is writing his thesis on developing a mathematical model for the economic aspects of the Level of Repair Analysis Problem.
Day 2 - Tuesday 15 October