Brian Joyal is the former Director of 3M’s Aearo Technologies business unit where he managed their Global Business developing, designing and delivering Thermal Acoustic Systems for Aircraft He has recently departed that position to start up his own business, Dynasoar Technologies (The X-20 not the creatures that lived 65 million years ago). For the past 20+ years, he has been involved in the AERO side of the aerospace business and his future goal is to round out his experiences with the SPACE side. Prior to his 15 years as the Business Director, Brian worked for Lockheed Missiles and Space in Sunnyvale as a Lead Integration Design Engineer for the U.S Air Force Airborne Laser Program and prior to that he was an acoustic and vibration application engineer for Cabot’s E-A-R division. Brian is a graduate of Purdue University with a B.S in Physics and graduate of Missouri School of Technology (University of Missouri-Rolla) with a B.S in Mechanical Engineering with a Minor in Aircraft Structures. He is a member of the FAA Materials Fire Safety Working Group and a member of the National Business Aircraft Association. Brian will be taking courses remotely from his home in Indianapolis, IN and his target for completion is 2018.