Whiting-Turner Lecture: Disruption & Opportunity: Technology Risks in a Fast-Paced Global Technology
Thursday, March 30, 2017
4:30 p.m. Lecture Hall, 1110 Kim Engineering Building
For More Information: https://go.umd.edu/2017W-TAntkowiak
About the Speaker
Patrick M. Antkowiak is Corporate Vice President and Chief Technology Officer for Northrop Grumman Corporation, a leader in global security.
Antkowiak is responsible for developing and executing corporate technology strategy, setting technology plans, and serving as primary interface with technology leaders in the customer community and with industry and university research partners. He reports to Wes Bush, the company's chairman, chief executive officer and president, and is a member of the company's Corporate Policy Council.
Antkowiak joined the company in 1981 and has held a variety of positions in engineering, program management, and product development. Antkowiak was most recently vice president and general manager of the Advanced Concepts and Technologies Division in the Electronic Systems sector. Prior to that, he served as vice president for strategy and capability development in the sector's Engineering and Manufacturing organization, where he was responsible for the development and implementation of product development roadmaps and technology strategy. He also has served as director of space systems for Electronics Systems, where he was responsible for the development of a wide portfolio of radio frequency and electro-optical space sensor and space superiority concepts and technologies for future national security programs.
Antkowiak earned a bachelor's degree in electrical engineering from the Johns Hopkins University and a master's degree in computer engineering from the University of Maryland. He has also completed the General Manager's Program at Harvard University.