Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation - The Globalization of R&D and Innovation, Pt. III: How do Companies Choose Where to Build R&D Facilities?

2318 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Oct 4, 2007 10:00am to 12:00pm

Witnesses

Dr. Martin Kenney is Professor of Human and Community Development at University of California,
Davis, and Senior Project Director at the Berkeley Roundtable on the International Economy,
University of California, Berkeley.

Mr. Mark M. Sweeney is senior principal in McCallum Sweeney Consulting, a site selection
consulting firm.

Dr. Robert D. Atkinson is president of the Information Technology and Innovation Foundation
(ITIF).

Mr. Steve Morris is the executive director of the Open Technology Business Center (OTBC).

Dr. Jerry Thursby is Ernest Scheller, Jr. Chair in Innovation, Entrepreneurship, and
Commercialization at Georgia Institute of Technology.