WORKSHOP ON SCIENCE, TECHNOLOGY, ENGINEERING AND MATHEMATICS (STEM)
WORKFORCE NEEDS FOR THE U.S. DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE AND THE U.S. DEFENSE
INDUSTRIAL BASE
AUGUST 1-2, 2011
THE WATERVIEW CONFERENCE CENTER
ARLINGTON, VIRGINIA

STEM Workforce Needs for U.S. DOD and Defense Industry Base

Charles M. Vest, President

National Academy of Engineering

Purpose and Plan

Norman R. Augustine and C.D. (Dan) Mote, Committee Co-chairs

Committee on Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Workforce Needs for the U.S.

Department of Defense and the U.S. Defense Industrial Base

Building the Future Technical Workforce for the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Defense Industrial Base

Zachary J. Lemnios, Assistant Secretary of Defense Research & Engineering

Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense Research & Engineering

Panel I: Emerging Science and Technology in the Next 15 years

Introductory Talks

Emerging Science and Technology in the Life Sciences

Donald Burke, Dean, Graduate School of Public Health

University of Pittsburgh

S&T That Will Impact DOD Over the Next 15 Years

Anthony Tether, President

The Sequoia Group

Distinguished Fellow, Council on Competitiveness

Panel I Discussion

Moderator: Frances Ligler

U.S. Naval Research Laboratory

Thomas Russell, Director

Air Force Office of Scientific Research

Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics Workforce Needs for the U.S. Department of Defense and the U.S. Defense Industrial Base

Lyle Schwartz

American Society for Materials, Materials Educational Foundation

Emerging Science and Technology in Next 15 Years

John Sommerer, Space Department Head

Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory



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