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Manufacturing, Innovation, and Workforce Training: What Works in Germany and the United States for Jobs and Growth

A Conference sponsored jointly by: The Aspen Institute Program on Manufacturing and Society in the 21st Century, The German Embassy, The Representative of German Industry and Trade (RGIT) and The German Center for Research and Innovation (GCRI)

This conference brings together leading representatives from government, industry, and academia to explore the ways manufacturing is an engine of growth and job creation in the U.S. and Germany. The speakers, panelists, and participants shall discuss approaches through which policy can further strengthen the overall competitiveness and innovation capacity of these two leading industrial nations. Each program segment will be followed by a moderated Q&A session.

Event information
Date
Wed May 16, 2012
9:00am - 2:00pm
Location
Washington, DC, United States