Developing Next Generation Technology for Innovation

U.S. Senator Maria Cantwell (D-Wash.), Chair of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation, will convene a hearing titled, “Developing Next Generation Technology for Innovation” at 10:00 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, March 23, 2022. The hearing will examine the correlation between American competitiveness and semiconductors; the impact of vulnerabilities in our semiconductor supply chains; and the importance of CHIPS legislation within the U.S. Innovation and Competition Act (USICA) of 2021 and the America COMPETES Act of 2022.


  • Pat Gelsinger, Chief Executive Officer, Intel Corporation
  • Sanjay Mehrotra, Chief Executive Officer, Micron
  • Tim Archer, President and Chief Executive Officer, Lam Research
  • Preston Feight, Chief Executive Officer, PACCAR Inc


Full Committee Hearing

10:00 a.m. EDT

Wednesday, March 23, 2022

Committee Hearing Room, Russell 253


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Read Chair Cantwell's opening statement press release here

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Majority Statement