Carl Schramm, President and CEO of the Kauffman Foundation, will discuss the U.S’s future in a global economy

What: Carl J. Schramm to deliver an address entitled: “Innovation: How it will impact the United States in a Global Economy”

When: Friday, Feb. 18, 2005. Approximately 12:45 p.m. — following a luncheon scheduled for noon.

Where: Washington University in St. Louis. The Charles F. Knight Executive Education Center, Anheuser-Busch Dining Hall.

The Knight Center is located between Big Bend and Skinker, near the Forest Park Parkway. During the construction, access to the center is available on Throop Road off of Big Bend. Parking is available in the garage across from the Knight Center.

Who: Carl J. Schramm, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation.

Why: Schramm’s presentation is part of Washington University’s initiative in entrepreneurship. The initiative is managed by The Skandalaris Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, whose mission is to develop an innovative, entrepreneurial environment that expands learning, research, collaboration, and economic opportunities for students in all degree programs, faculty, and the St. Louis community.

This event is closed to the public, however media is welcome.