|Description||What can be done to improve the competitiveness of American manufacturers in the global marketplace? On November 13, Mr. Paul Evans, Director of Manufacturing Systems at Southwest Research Institute will deliver the third lecture in the BRIC Foundations: Perspectives from Leaders in Innovation international lecture series. An acknowledged expert in industrial innovation, Mr. Evans will give a free public lecture on enabling American manufacturers beginning at 6 p.m. in the BRIC’s third floor seminar hall. An informal reception at the entrance to the hall will precede the lecture at 5:30. Overflow seating with live video will be available in the second floor seminar hall.