California summit brings together thought leaders from government, trade organizations, military, academia and private sector companies to explore how California can continue to be a world leader in unmanned aircraft systems....More
Singapore's challenge is to align the available human capital with economic sectors poised for growth in the region. One sector that fits this requirement, and in which the country has already found success, is biomedical sciences....More
From 2000 to 2011, the U.S. lost 5.8 million manufacturing jobs and 57,000 manufacturing firms closed.
The U.S. Department of Commerce shows that “U.S. multinational corporations… cut their work forces in the U.S. by 2.9 million during the 2000s while increasing employment overseas by 2.4 million.”...More
How to ensure a bright future for U.S. manufacturing? Commit to strengthening small manufacturers and pay high-skilled workers what they're worth, says Susan Helper of the U.S. Department of Commerce....More