Media Alert: Intel Celebrates Ohio Groundbreaking

Join Intel CEO Pat Gelsinger on Sept. 9 for a live webcast with President Joe Biden and Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine.




On Friday, Sept. 9, in Ohio, Intel will celebrate breaking ground in the Silicon Heartland at its newest U.S. manufacturing site in 40 years.

To mark the occasion, President Joe Biden will deliver remarks on rebuilding American manufacturing through the CHIPS and Science Act and the Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine and state and local officials will also take part in this historic event celebrating Intel’s newest semiconductor site in Licking County, Ohio.

Earlier this year, Intel announced a more than $20 billion investment in a new semiconductor manufacturing site in Ohio to produce leading-edge chips. Intel expects this project to generate thousands of high-paying, high-tech jobs, to strengthen the Ohio economy, and to broaden the domestic workforce.

When: Program begins at 10 a.m. EDT, Sept. 9. (Note: Event start time was adjusted on Sept. 8.)

Where: Watch live on the Intel Newsroom.

Interviews: On site interviews are available with Keyvan Esfarjani, Intel’s chief global operations officer; Christy Pambianchi, Intel’s chief people officer; and Randhir Thakur, president of Intel Foundry Services. Contact: Krystal Heaton at

Event Replay: A video replay will be available on the Intel Newsroom following the webcast.

Updates: To receive updates on the news, visit the Intel Newsroom and follow along on Twitter with @IntelNews.

More Details: Intel Invests in Ohio (Press Kit)