Securing Semiconductors' Future

The Renewing American Innovation project is advancing policymakers’ understanding of the policies and investments needed to renew U.S. leadership in semiconductor technologies and their applications

Semiconductors are arguably the key enabling technology of the 21st century with applications critical to U.S. economic growth and prosperity as well as national security. The U.S. domestic semiconductor industry is confronting a range of unprecedented challenges ranging from state supported international competition, capital investment requirements, workforce needs, gaps in the supply chain, and a shortfall in venture capital and technical support needed to commercialize promising technologies.