Subcommittee to Hold Hearing on Research and Innovation

October 15, 2019

WASHINGTON – U.S. Sen. Cory Gardner, R-Colo., chairman of the Subcommittee on Science, Oceans, Fisheries, and Weather, will convene a hearing titled, “Research and Innovation: Ensuring America's Economic and Strategic Leadership,” at 2:15 p.m. on Tuesday, October 22, 2019. This hearing will examine the role that research and innovation play in ensuring U.S. leadership in the global economy.


  • Dr. Rebecca Blank, Chancellor, University of Wisconsin-Madison
  • Dr. Sethuraman Panchanathan, Executive Vice President, Arizona State University Knowledge Enterprise
  • Dr. David Shaw, Provost and Executive Vice President, Mississippi State University
  • Dr. Diane Souvaine, Chair, National Science Board

*Witness list subject to change

Hearing Details:

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
2:15 p.m.
Subcommittee on Science, Oceans, Fisheries, and Weather

This hearing will take place in the Dirksen Senate Office Building 562. Witness testimony, opening statements, and a live video of the hearing will be available on