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Appendix A
Workshop Agenda

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF ENGINEERING THE OFFSHORING OF ENGINEERING: FACTS, MYTHS, UNKNOWNS, AND IMPLICATIONS

Auditorium

2100 C Street, N.W.

Washington, D.C.

October 24–25, 2006

AGENDA

Tuesday, October 24, 2006

8:00 a.m.

Continental Breakfast

8:30

Welcome

William Spencer, Chairman Emeritus, SEMATECH

8:40

Keynote Talks: The Globalization of Engineering

Charles Vest, President Emeritus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Robert Galvin, Chairman Emeritus, Motorola Inc.

9:50

Software

Moderator: Susan Graham, Pehong Chen Distinguished Professor, University of California, Berkeley

Speakers:

Rafiq Dossani, Senior Research Scholar, Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center, Stanford University

Alfred Spector, Consultant and Former Vice President of Strategy and Technology, IBM Software Group

11:00

Break

11:15

Autos

Moderator: Peter Bridenbaugh, Retired Executive Vice President of Science, Technology, Engineering, Environment, Safety and Health, Alcoa

Speakers:

John Moavenzadeh, Executive Director, International Motor Vehicle Program, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

John Cohoon, Executive Director, Global Engineering Processes, General Motors Corporation

12:15 p.m.

Lunch

1:30

Panel: Implications for the Engineering Workforce and Profession

Moderator: Lori Kletzer, Professor of Economics and Department Chair, University of California, Santa Cruz

Speakers:

Ralph Wyndrum, President, IEEE-USA, and CEO, Executive Engineering Consultants

Richard Freeman, Herbert S. Ascherman Professor of Economics, Harvard University; Co-Director, Labor and Worklife Program, Harvard Law School; and Director, Labor Studies Program, National Bureau of Economic Research



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