Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, 1949; Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, 1950; degree Professional Engr in Elec. Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1951.
Junior engineer to principal engineer Naval Research Laboratory, Anacostia, District of Columbia, 1951-1957. Department manager Raytheon Manufacturing Corporation, Waltham, Massachusetts, 1957-1962. Chief scientist, director research Harris Corporation, Melbourne, Florida, 1962-1967.
President, chief engineer, chairman board Industrial Electronetics Corporation, 1967-1977. Consultant Simmonds Precision, Vergennes, Vermont, Edmac Corporation, Rochester, New York, The American Association of Immunologists Corporation, Cockeysville, Maryland, since 1977, others. Former director research and development, chief scientists, Radiation Inc.
(now Harris Corporation), director engineering laboratories, Martin Aircraft Company. Former instructor George Washington University, Johns Hopkins University, University Maryland. Member committee guided missiles United States Government Research and Development Board.
Board directors ElectroMetrix Corporation, Dikewood Corporation, Ortronix Corporation. Member, cospar and delegate International Space Conference London, Paris, Vienna, Tokyo. Delegate United Nations International Space Conference Vienna.
Member group IV international radio frequency allocation Committee Consultant International Radiocommunications (Switzerland).
Fellow Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (chairman professional group space electronics 1955-1965, awards committee), American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Institute Radio Engineers (chairman professional group telemetry and remotecontrol 1958-1960), Tau Beta Pi. Member Instrument Society American, Society for Experimental Stress Analysis, Society Manufacturing Engineers, Society Automotive Engineers, American Ordnance Association (chairman underwater warfare), Electronic Manufacturers Association (administrative committee), Eau Gallie Yacht Club (Melbourne), Phi Eta Sigma, Eta Kappa Nu, Sigma Xi. HOME AND ADDRESS (Mailing) Conrad Henry Hoeppner 320 12th Ter Indialantic, Florida 32903-4314 M C.
Married Irene Mary Swanson, June 12, 1952. Children: Ann Marie, Eric Conrad.