The U.S. Department of Defense is beginning to grapple with the need to secure the semiconductors supply chain with measures to determine the scope of the problem. Of course, both government and industry customers need this information to make informed risk-based decisions. More important, however, is for industry and government to collaborate on how best to reduce the risks and ensure the integrity of our vital semiconductors supply chain.
- Describe the importance of a secure semiconductors’ supply chain to the U. S. defense industrial base and the broader American economy
- The efforts being made by government and industry to understand the scope of the risks to the semiconductors’ supply chain
- Define next steps that must be taken to reduce the risks to the semiconductors supply chain