Tuesday, 08 April, 2014
Dr. Craig Barrett, Former Chairman of the Board, Intel Corporation, will present by a live webcast from ORNL to the Toyota Room of the Howard H. Baker Jr. Center for Public Policy on Tuesday, April 8, 10:00 a.m. UT Faculty, staff, and students are invited to attend the webcast. The presentation title is "Economic Competitiveness in the 21st Century."
Dr. Barrett is the former chairman of the board of Intel Corporation, a post he held until 2009. He is a leading advocate for improving education in the United States and around the world and for raising social and economic stadards globally through technology. Barrett chairs Change the Equation, a national STEM education coalition and has served on numerous boards, policy panels, and government committees, including the United Nations Global Alliance for Information and Communication Technologies and Development, the President's Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations, and the Clinton Global Initiative Education Advisory Board. He received BS, MS, and PhD degrees from Stanford University in material science.