Paul Kostek is an IEEE Senior Member and an advisory systems engineer with Base 2 Solutions, a systems and software engineering consulting firm in Bellevue, Wash. He works with companies in defining system architecture, system requirements, interface definition and risk management. Kostek received his B.S. from the University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth. Kostek works in a range of industries including aerospace, defense and healthcare medical devices.
Kostek is a long-time volunteer with several professional engineering societies including Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), International Council on Systems Engineering, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Society of Automobile Engineers and Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International. He has chaired conferences on intelligent transportation systems, digital avionics and humanitarian technology. Paul has served as president of IEEE-USA and as President of the IEEE Aerospace and Electronics Systems Society.