President and CEO of United Launch Alliance to Give UTEP Centennial Lecture

Bruno photoWhat: Centennial Lecture by Salvatore T. “Tory” Bruno, President/CEO of United Launch Alliance

When: 1 p.m. Thursday, February 16, 2017

Where: Tomás Rivera Conference Center, UTEP Union Building East, Room 308


President and CEO of United Launch Alliance (ULA) Salvatore T. “Tory” Bruno will deliver a Centennial Lecture at The University of Texas at El Paso titled “The Future of the Space Launch Industry.”

Bruno serves as the principal strategic leader of ULA and oversees all business management and operations. Prior to joining ULA, he served as the vice president and general manager of Lockheed Martin Strategic and Missile Defense Systems.

He is a companion and a former member of the Board of Directors of the Silicon Valley Leadership Group. He served on the National Blue Ribbon Panel for Bettering Engineering and Science Education and as chairman of the Diversity Council of Lockheed Martin Space Systems.

Bruno is also the author of two books that explore the organization of the medieval Knights Templar from the perspective of modern business management: “Templar Organization: The Management of Warrior Monasticism” and “Templar Incorporated.” He is a recipient of the Order of Merit of the Sovereign Military Order of the Temple of Jerusalem.

The Centennial Lecture Series invites noteworthy speakers to the UTEP campus to share their perspectives on a broad range of contemporary issues that are likely to impact our society, culture and lives in the years ahead.

The lecture is free and open to the public. It also will be available via livestream at