Presidential Speaker Series Featuring Barry Eccleston

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Embry-Riddle welcomed Mr. Barry Eccleston, former CEO and President of Airbus Americas, for the inaugural event of the 2019-2020 Presidential Speaker Series. With nearly 50 years in the aerospace industry, Eccleston has held various leadership positions in professional organizations including the Washington, D.C. branch of the Royal Aeronautical Society, Flight Safety Foundation Board of Governors, National Business Aviation Association’s (NBAA) Associate Member Advisory Council and more. In this discussion, he outlines the top five future engineering challenges and effective leadership strategies.

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