Research Parks and Job Creation: Innovation Through Cooperation

December 9, 2009

253 Russell Senate Office Building

SCom: InnovationWASHINGTON, D.C. – The U.S. Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation announces the following full committee hearing on Research Parks and Job Creation: Innovation Through Cooperation.

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Majority Statement

  • Chairman John D. (Jay) Rockefeller IV

Witness Panel 1

  • The Honorable John Fernandez

    Assistant Secretary of Commerce for Economic Development
    Economic Development Administration, U.S. Department of Commerce

Witness Panel 2

  • Dr. Anthony Townsend

    Research Director
    Technology Horizons Program, Institute For The Future
    Townsend Testimony (389.43 KB)
  • Mr. Jonathan Sallet

    Managing Director
    Glover Park Group
    Sallet Testimony (54.72 KB)
  • Mr. Brian Darmody

    President, Association of University Research Parks
    Associate Vice President of Research and Economic Development, University of Maryland
    Darmody Testimony (322.45 KB)
  • Dr. Charles W. Wessner

    Program on Technology, Innovation, and Entrepreneurship, National Research Council
    Wessner Testimony (150.17 KB)