The Startup Act and America’s Entrepreneurial Economy (Offsite)
A panel of experts will focus on key aspects of the Start-Up Act with a special focus on the provisions designed to accelerate the commercialization of university research and the broadening of opportunities for temporary immigrants with post-graduate degrees in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) to eventually quality for permanent residency visas.
Gene Irisari, Director, Government Relations, Texas Instruments
Toby Smith, Vice President for Policy, Association of American Universities
Ruth E. Wasem, Domestic Policy Specialist, Congressional Research Service and Adjunct Professor of Public Policy at the LBJ School of Public Affairs
Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy, Woodrow Wilson Center
This event will be held in B340 Rayburn House Office Building