Eduardo Palacio

Ed Palacio has over 40 years of experience in directing development and production of complex military electronic systems. He has held profit and loss responsibility at the business unit and sector levels, as well as functional lead positions in Program Management, Engineering and Operations. Currently he is President of P&L Technical Management Solutions, a small business focused on technology, program management, and business development for the military and civilian market.

Prior to this, he was VP of Program Management and Business Operations for ITT/Exelis Electronic Systems. Before joining ITT, Ed was VP of EDO Corporation’s Electronic Warfare Sector. He is/has been a member of multiple advisory boards in industry, academia, and professional organizations. He currently serves on the Board of Directors of Werlatone Corporation, in various Executive Boards for the IEEE, and has served on Industry Advisory Boards for The Cooper Union School of Engineering, SUNY Stony Brook Engineering Department and the New York Institute of Technology College of Engineering and Computing Sciences Dean Executive Advisory Board. He currently teaches at Stony Brook University’s Department of Technology and Society.

Ed holds a BEE from the Cooper Union School of Engineering and Science and two MS degrees in Electrical Engineering and Technology Management from the Polytechnic Institute of New York. He is currently the IEEE USA President-Elect and will serve as President in 2023.