SEMI Austin Industry Outlook Forum- October 2012

"Shifting Global Geopolitics and the Implications for Texas"

Karen Hooper (Biography)
Analyst
Stratfor Global Intelligence

As one of North America's powerhouse economies, Texas grapples everyday with the implications
of global events.  From social instability in China to the rising economic potential of Mexico, Texas businesses
need to be aware of opportunities and risks around the world.  In this presentation, analyst Karen Hooper will
present Statfor's forecast and discuss how global trends will affect Texas.