Intel Chairman Craig R. Barrett to Speak at Yale School of Management, February 22 at 11:45 a.m.
New Haven, Conn., February 21, 2006óCraig R. Barrett, Chairman of the Board of Intel Corporation, will speak as part of the Yale School of Management Leaders Forum on February 22.
The talk will take place in the General Motors Room of Horchow Hall, 55 Hillhouse Avenue at 11:45 a.m. It is free and open to the public.
Craig Barrett is a leading advocate for improving education in the U.S. and around the world. He is also a vocal spokesman for the value technology can provide in raising social and economic standards globally.
As part of Intelís initiative to improve education for young people worldwide, Intel recently announced plans to train 10 million teachers in developing nations in the use of technology to enhance learning.
Dr. Barrettís career has spanned more than 30 years at Intel, a world leader in silicon innovation. He joined Intel in 1974 as a technology development manager and worked his way through the various ranks of vice president, president, and CEO, succeeding legendary CEO Andy Grove. Barrett was recently appointed Chairman of the Board this past May. Prior to joining Intel, he was an Associate Professor at Stanford University in the Department of Materials Science and Engineering.
Barrett serves on numerous boards, having most recently been appointed to the Presidentís Advisory Committee for Trade Policy and Negotiations and to the American Health Information Community. He is the author of over 40 technical papers dealing with the influence of microstructure on the properties of materials, and a textbook on materials science, Principles of Engineering Materials.
To learn more about Craig R. Barrett and about Intelís innovation, industry leadership, and corporate citizenship, visit their website at http://www.intel.com