EST. 1903 - Presenting global influential leaders from business, labour, education & government through events
Anderson, Roy A.
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The Lockheed Corporation associated with Canada as a supplier of high technology products; as a buyer of a considerable amount of goods and services; as a corporation with its services headquarters in Vancouver. A description of the association with regard to orders, and as a partnership. Observations by the speaker as to the state of the economy in the United States, with possible relevance to Canada. A focus on inflation as a major factor, with a review of the consequences. Some statistics on technological innovation. Some examples of the support given technological innovation in the United States. A concern over a loss of an innovative thrust and the support and direction of research, particularly basic research. How to stimulate technological innovation, with specific suggestions. The need for a re-ordering of our national priorities. Incentives for capital investment. Objectives of Lockheed's commitment to Canada.