705Feb 6, 2013
Science and Technology Enterprise
Science and technology leaders from the academic and business world testified on the economic impact of research and development. They said that investment leads to innovation and supports the ...
110Dec 8, 2012
Data Sharing in 2013
Panelists talked about the opportunities and challenges of data analysis. Some of the topics they discussed included ways that data was being used to help save lives, such as evacuations in ...
185Dec 5, 2012
Women in Leadership
Andrea Mitchell, Nancy-Ann Deparle, and Shirley Ann Jackson talked about women in leadership. They shared their experiences on the various challenges they underwent early in their careers, as ...
181Jan 13, 2012
Local and State Innovation
Panelists talked about the importance of developing local level economies.
This program was part of a Brookings Institution day-long discussion on U.S. economic growth through innovation.
576Apr 28, 2011
Political Unrest and Violence in Syria
A panel of experts on Syria talked about violence and political unrest in the country. Some of the topics they discussed were the importance of Syria, the unrest in relation to overall upheaval ...
248Nov 17, 2008
Future of the Smithsonian
The Smithsonian Institution Board of Regents held their first annual public meeting to discuss how the Smithsonian could better serve a changing U.S. population and attract more diverse audiences, ...
647Sep 9, 2008
Future of U.S. Energy Policy
Shirley Ann Jackson, president of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, talked about U.S. energy security, programs to stimulate energy innovation and job growth, and protect the environment. She ...
118Apr 23, 2007
Math and Science Education
Shirley Ann Jackson talked about math and science education. The Senate continues debate on S. 761, a bill that would that help the U.S. become more globally competitive in math and ...
400Dec 10, 2004
Q&A with Shirley Ann Jackson
Shirley Ann Jackson was interviewed in the Q and A Studio. She was the president of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and a former chair of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission. Among the ...
48Jul 30, 1998
Nuclear Regulatory Commission Oversight