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IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Release No: 091-95
March 27, 1995

No. 091-P:03/27/95:Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisitio

Undersecretary of Defense for Acquisition and Technology Paul Kaminski and Chief Operating Officer, Intel Corporation Craig R. Barrett will conduct a media availability at 3:30 p.m., on Tuesday, March 28, 1995, at the Center for Monitoring Research, 1300 North 17th Street, Suite 1450, Arlington, Va., following the second meeting of the Semiconductor Technology Council. Kaminski and Barrett, co-chairmen of the Council, will announce two new members and discuss the work of the four task forces established at the first meeting in November 1994.

The Semiconductor Technology Council was established by the FY94 Defense Authorization Act. Its mission is to link semiconductor industry and national security needs to opportunities for cooperative investments, to foster precompetitive cooperation among the semiconductor industry, government and academia, and to recommend opportunities for new semiconductor research and development efforts. The Council will serve a guiding function for SEMATECH investment levels and technology goals, and update the nation's semiconductor technology roadmap.

Point of contact for additional information is Jan Walker at (703) 696-2404.