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Semiconductors and the Future of the Tech Economy

November 2, 2016 • 1:00 – 2:30 pm EDT

Semiconductors are the backbone of the world's digital economy and will become even more instrumental as cutting-edge technologies like driverless cars, artificial intelligence, and precision nanosurgery emerge.  However, challenges are on the horizon.  Please join CSIS for a major policy speech by Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker followed by a panel on the critical importance of the semiconductor sector in U.S. competitiveness and innovation.

Secretary Pritzker's Remarks

John J. Hamre
CSIS President and CEO, and Langone Chair in American Leadership
James Andrew Lewis
Senior Vice President; Pritzker Chair; and Director, Strategic Technologies Program

Andrew Philip Hunter

Assistant Secretary of Commerce (Acting) for Industry & Analysis, U.S. Department of Commerce
President and CEO, Semiconductor Industry Association

David George

Senior Manager-Wireless Technologies, General Motors