Watch Live: The U.S. – European Summit on Science, Technology, Innovation, and Sustainable Economic Growth

The Howard Baker Center for Public Policy, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, and the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars are organizing the National Summit on Science, Technology, and Sustainable Economic Growth, sponsored by the National Science Foundation, the Department of Energy, and the European Commission. The purpose of the Summit is to examine the critical impacts of investments in science and technology on the economy. There is increasing national emphasis on the importance of both science and sustainable economic growth, with science underpinning the creation of new industries and “green jobs.” The Summit will explore the links between science and economic growth in a series of two meetings and four workshops over a 12-month period. It is important that policy makers, scientists and the broader public understand the implications how science and technology research impact both the structure and long-term growth of the economy.

The live webcast has now concluded.  Please check back for an archived recording of the event.

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