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Joel Bennett Snyder, American engineering executive. Registered professional engineer, New York; chartered engineer, United Kingdom. Recipient George Gronner award Mid-Island Y, Plainview, New York, 1987, Achievement award Engineers Joint Council, 1998.


Snyder, Joel Bennett was born on February 4, 1936 in New York City. Son of Sol and Anne (Bernstein) Snyder.


Bachelor of Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute Brooklyn, 1956. Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, Polytechnic Institute Brooklyn, 1964.


Mathematician and programmer International Business Machines Corporation, New York City, 1956—1958. Engineer Airborne Instruments Laboratory, Melville, New York, 1958—1960. Senior project engineer Harman Kardon, Plainview, 1960—1963.

Partner Snyder Associates, since 1963. Senior industry professor Polytechnic University, Brooklyn, 1984-1999. Speaker in field; board directors Motiontronics for Science, New York City, since 1990, Multimedia for Sports, New York City, since 1995, Internet Golf Multimedia, New York City, United Engineering Foundation, New York City, 2002-2006, Homeland Security Industries Association, since 2003, Radio Frequency Identification Device Education Foundation, since 2007, Vehicular Technology Society, since 2008, Tech, Management Council, since 2009.


  • Registered professional engineer, New York. Chartered engineer, United Kingdom.


  • Other Work

    • Editor: Data Systems Engineering Magazine, 1970. Patentee video play counting techniques, 1986. Contributor numerous articles to professional journals.


Fellow Institute Electrical Engineers. Member Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (senior member, citation of honor, 1979, Centennial medal, 1984, Gruenwal award, 1994, Millennium medal 2000, Larry K. Wilson Transnat. award 1999, president elect 2000, president 2001, vice president professor activities 1995-1996, region 1 director 1992-1993), Alumni Association Polytechnic University, Brooklyn (dedicated alumnus award 1989, distinguished alumnus award, 2002, life. director).


Married Harriet Brenda Polinsky, August 11, 1957. Children: Eileen Schneyman, Jeffrey, Sharon.

Sol Snyder

Anne (Bernstein) Snyder

Harriet Brenda Polinsky

Eileen Schneyman Snyder

Jeffrey Snyder

Sharon Snyder