Founder and Chairman, Ivar Jacobson International
Dr. Ivar Jacobson is a father of components and component architecture, use cases, the Unified Modelling Language and the Rational Unified Process. He has contributed to modern business modelling and aspect-oriented software development.
Lately, Jacobson has been working on how to deal with methods and tools in an agile and lean way. He is one of the leaders of a worldwide network SEMAT.
Dr. Jacobson is an international honorary advisor at Peking University, Beijing, and he is an honorary doctor at San Martin de Porres University, Peru. He is the principal author of eight influential and best-selling books.