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The Committee on the Supply Chain for Middle-Skill Jobs: Education, Training, and Certification Pathways will be releasing its final report entitled "Building America's Skilled Technical Workforce". Committee members, including the Hon. Jeff Bingaman, Harry Holzer, Susan Sclafani, Annette Parker, Mark Tomkins, and David Chu, will moderate and speak at a morning panel coinciding with the report release in the NAS Building. View agenda and register.
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On Dec. 21, this morning workshop will discuss the findings and recommendations of the report on the SBIR and STTR programs at the Department of Energy, which is the final report of the Committee on Capitalizing on Science, Technology, and Innovation: An Assessment of the Small Business Research Program (Phase II). It provides an opportunity to mark the Committee’s extensive work in documenting the concept and performance of these programs, as well as a look ahead to the future of these programs. View agenda and presentations
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On Dec. 12, experts and policymakers will gather to explore the implications of artificial intelligence and robotics in society, looking at economic impacts, ethical and legal considerations, and security implications. The workshop will feature keynote addresses by Jason Furman, chairman of the Council of Economic Advisors, and Arati Prabhaker, head of DARPA.. View agenda and presentations
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On Dec. 6, an afternoon symposium focused on “The Military as a Pathway to Skilled Technical Jobs” will explore how the Department of Defense can better integrate skills transition in military training and how such training can be better transferred to the civilian workforce. This symposium will bring together representatives from government, the military, academia and the private sector. View agenda
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Report Release - May 18
Building America's Skilled Technical Workforce
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The Assessment of the SBIR and STTR Programs
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Robotics and Artificial Intelligence: Policy Implications for the Next Decade
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The Military as a Pathway to Skilled Technical Jobs
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Upcoming Events

18 May
Report Release: Building America's Skilled Technical Workforce

Washington, DC
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23 May
Symposium: Securing Advanced Manufacturing 
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Our Current Projects

Evaluation of the Advanced Research Projects Agency - Energy (ARPA-e)
What processes, deliverables, and metrics are used to assess the short and long-term success of ARPA-E programs?

Innovation Policy Forum
What current and potential policy initiatives advance innovation and the development of the knowledge economy in the United States and abroad?

The Supply Chain for Middle-Skill Jobs: Education, Training and Certification Pathways 
How can jobs, workers, education and training programs in the U.S. be better aligned to support the middle-skilled workforce?

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