NAE Workshop on the Offshoring of Engineering: Facts, Myths, Unknowns, and Implications

The National Academy of Engineering is hosting a public workshop on October 24-25 on offshoring of engineering jobs. “Offshoring" is the shifting of engineering and other high-skill jobs from the United States to developing countries. This workshop brings together policy makers, industry representatives, academic experts, and the public to explore the implications, debates, and outlook for offshoring. MEMP's Executive in Residence Vivek Wadhwa will be presenting the results of an industry survey conducted by Wadhwa and MEMP students. More information at: http://webcast.nationalacademies.org/. Wahdwa's report is also available online - Industry Trends in Engineering Offshoring.