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Building the Future Today: How Scientific Research Drives Economic Growth and National Security

February 2, 2011 @ 12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Congressional Luncheon Briefing
In conjunction with House Research & Development Caucus

Featuring:
Doug Raaberg
U.S. Air Force and Space Programs, Northrop Grumman Corporation

Kathleen Kingscott
Director, Global Strategic Partnerships, IBM Research

Tobin Smith
Vice President, Association of American Universities

Moderator:
Chuck O’Hara
Senior Manager, Global Government Relations, Procter and Gamble

Details

Date:
February 2, 2011
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:15 pm

Organizer

Task Force on American Innovation (TFAI)

Venue

Rayburn House Office Building
200 D St SW
Washington, DC , 20024 United States
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Website:
http://www.aoc.gov/capitol-buildings/rayburn-house-office-building
THE BENEFITS OF RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENT

The National Academies' Beyond Discovery: The Path from Research to Human Benefit is a series of articles that trace the origins of important recent technological and medical advances. Each story reveals the crucial role played by basic science, the applications of which could not have been anticipated at the time the original research was conducted.

Science and Engineering Indicators

Discoveries and Innovations from NSF Research

The Advisory Committee for the Congressional Research & Development [R&D] Caucus