Robert M.White

President

National Academy of Engineering of the United States of America

 

Introduction

Stephen D.Bechtel, Jr.

Chairman

Bechtel Group, Inc.

United States

 

Keynote

 

 

Globalization of Industry and Implications for the Future

Simon Ramo, Co-Founder TRW Inc., United States

Tuesday, March 31, 1987

Lecture Room

9:00 am

Session 1: Cutting Edge Technologies and Their Effects Chairman: Marco A.Murray-Lasso, National Academy of Engineering of Mexico

9:15 am

Manufacturing Technologies

Pehr Gyllenhammar

Chairman

AB Volvo, Sweden

10:00 am

New Materials

Pierre Aigrain

Scientific Advisor to the President of the Thomson Group, France

11:00 am

Information Technologies

Lars Ramqvist

Executive Vice President Ericsson Group, Sweden

1:30 pm

Session 2: Changes in Industry Sectors Resulting from Technology Advances

Chairman: Sir Francis Tombs, Chairman Rolls-Royce, Ltd.; Director, Rothschilds, United Kingdom

1:45 pm

Construction

Alden Yates

President

Bechtel Group, Inc.

United States

2:30 pm

Software

George E.Pake

Group Vice President

Corporate Research (retired)

Xerox Corp., United States



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