Speaker's Bureau Events

"Back to the Future in the Aerospace Industry"

Tuesday, December 1, 2015 6-7:30 p.m.
Los Angeles Campus
19191 S. Vermont Ave., Ste. 450
Torrance, CA 90502

Join us for a presentation by Frank Flores, VP of Engineering at Northrop Grumman Corp. and learn about: 

  • Management opportunities in the aerospace industry 
  • Why innovation is so important to our nation
  • Building teams for effective and positive outcomes
About Frank Flores

Frank Flores is vice president of engineering for University and STEM Relations at Northrop Grumman Aerospace Systems, a premier provider of manned and unmanned aircraft, space systems and advanced technologies critical to our nation’s security. 

Since joining Northrop Grumman in 1978 at the legacy TRW Company, Flores’ career has spanned a wide range of roles from functional management to business development to program management positions. At his recent leadership role in Unmanned Systems, he was responsible for managing and deploying people, processes, tools and test resources in support of Unmanned Systems programs. Prior to that, he was sector vice president of engineering and programs at the former Integrated Systems sector. As a program manager and systems engineer, Flores has led the successful development of satellite communication systems; avionics communications systems for advanced fighters; and terrestrial radio systems.

As one of the founders of the Radio Systems organization at Northrop Grumman, Flores was instrumental in establishing Northrop Grumman’s software-defined radio technology as the baseline on the F/A-22, Comanche and F-35 Joint Strike Fighter programs.

Flores holds a Bachelor and Master of Science in electrical engineering from the University of Southern California. His graduate work focused on communications systems design. Flores is also a graduate of the University of California, San Diego, Executive Program for Scientists and Engineers. He is a Six Sigma Green Belt.


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