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ERIC Number: ED252177
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1984
Pages: 84
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Economic Development in Telecommunications, Computers, and Electronics: The Educational Component. Hearing before the Subcommittee on Telecommunications, Consumer Protection, and Finance of the Committee on Energy and Commerce, House of Representatives, Ninety-Eighth Congress, First Session, December 8, 1983. Serial No. 98-91.
Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Energy and Commerce.
This report on a hearing held in Denver, Colorado, focuses on the development and impact of the electronics, computer, and telecommunications industries on the United States economy and the role of the federal government in developing these industries, including the relationship between technology and educated individuals. An opening statement by Representative Timothy E. Wirth, Chairman of the Subcommittee, addresses the health and competitiveness of these industries. A statement by Tom Lindblom, vice president of Mountain Bell, includes a summary of major Mountain Bell training and development programs, a survey report entitled, "Non-traditional Approaches to the Training/Education Needs of Present and Future Mountain Bell Employees," and an article, "Looking Ahead in Continuing Training and Education," by W. J. Benham. Additional statments are included from Dale H. Hatfield, president, Hatfield Associates; Michael Hickey, president, Biox Technology, Inc.; Allen Meiklejohn, Colorado Senate Committee on Education; Don Weiderecht, Chairman, Colorado Advanced Technology Institute; A. Richard Seebass, Dean, Engineering and Applied Science, University of Colorado; Trenton Gary and John Pigler, on behalf of Communications Workers of America; and Michael Massarotti, Deputy Superintendent of Schools, Adams County District 50. (LMM)
Publication Type: Legal/Legislative/Regulatory Materials
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Policymakers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Congress of the U.S., Washington, DC. House Committee on Energy and Commerce.