RAMS Doug Ogden Best Paper Award

This prestigious award is named in the memory of SRE Fellow Douglas J. Ogden who left an indelible mark on the reliability engineering world. Whether it was with a smile and joke or via thoughtful advice, Doug impacted many engineers’ lives and enriched their path on their reliability journey. A longtime ReliaSoft Executive, Doug helped bridge the technology gap in the industry and was instrumental in the disciplines growth into the recognized force that it is today. As President and founding member of the SRE Arizona Chapter, Doug proudly represented the SRE Mission & Principles by aiding in the establishment of a culture of recognition and acceptance that continues to foster the need for reliability engineers and highlights their overall importance to manufacturing & engineering.