Subcommittee on Technology and Innovation - The Globalization of R&D and Innovation, Pt. IV: Implications for the Science and Engineering Workforce

2318 Rayburn House Office Building Washington, DC 20515 | Nov 6, 2007 2:30pm to 4:30pm

Witnesses

Dr. Michael S. Teitelbaum is vice president of the Alfred P. Sloan Foundation. He is a demographer who has studied the supply and demand science and engineering labor market.

Dr. Harold Salzman is senior research associate at the Urban Institute. He is a sociologist who has a recent study on the STEM workforce pipeline and offshoring.1

Dr. Charles McMillion is president and chief economist of MBG Information Services. He is an expert in evaluating economic trade data, particularly trade in advanced technology with China.

Mr. Paul J. Kostek is vice president for career activities of the Institute for Electrical and Electronics Engineers—USA. IEEE-USA is the largest professional engineering society in America. The Career Activities Committee focuses on promoting the career-related policy interests of electrical, electronics and computer engineers and related information technology professionals, with a special focus on U.S. members.

Mr. Henry Becker is president of Qimonda North America, a supplier of memory products with facilities and offices in North America, Europe, and Asia.