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Bob Smith is Chief Technology Officer for Honeywell Aerospace and Vice President of Engineering and Technology. He is responsible for all engineering development efforts, technology development and strategy, and attaining and maintaining technical and programmatic excellence across a worldwide team of exceptionally talented engineers and scientists. Previously, Smith was Vice President of Advanced Technology for Honeywell Aerospace. Smith is a fellow of the Royal Aeronautical Society, the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics (AIAA) and current president of the International Society of Air-breathing Engines (ISABE). He received the SAE Aerospace Engineering Leadership Award in 2007 and had been recognized with NASA’s Silver Snoopy and Spaceflight Awareness Awards. He has served or is currently serving on Federal Aviation Administration advisory boards, Department of Defense committees and the board of the Arizona Technology Council. He has advanced degrees in engineering and applied mathematics from Brown University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Sloan School of Management, as well as a doctorate in aerospace engineering from the University of Texas.