About That White House Meeting To Discuss The Semiconductor Supply Chain
The White House is hosting a virtual summit today to discuss the semiconductor supply chain. Executives from a wide range of companies, including Alphabet (Google), AT&T, Ford, General Motors, GlobalFoundries, Intel, Samsung, Skywater Technology, Stellantis, and Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) are set to participate. Notable omissions include AMD, Apple, Nvidia, Qualcomm, and Tesla. What we have to remember is that the companies will all be focused on different problems, so there is great risk of confusion and talking past each other. Here’s a guide to the problems.