Where the Jobs Are: Can American Manufacturing Thrive Again?

Thursday, April 19, 2012 - 10:30am
2123 Rayburn
Background Documents and Information: 

The hearing allowed members of the subcommittee to hear from the administration and stakeholders on the current state of the American manufacturing sector. Members and witnesses discussessed manufacturing employment trends and examined avenues for growth. 

Hearing Notice

Background Memo

Panel I
The Honorable John Bryson
U.S. Department of Commerce
Panel II
Robert D. Atkinson, Ph.D.
Information Technology & Innovation Foundation
Alfonso T. Lubrano
Materion Technical Materials, Inc., 
and Vice Chairman
National Association of Manufacturers Small and Medium Manufacturers (SMM)
Witness Testimony (Truth in Testimony)
Craig A. Giffi
Vice Chairman and U.S. Leader, Consumer and Industrial Products
Deloitte & Touche USA LLP
Kenneth R. Tindall, Ph.D.
Senior Vice President
Science and Business Development
North Carolina Biotechnology Center