Events

The Startup Act and America’s Entrepreneurial Economy (Offsite)

June 08, 2012 // 12:00pm1:15pm
Webcast
Coming Soon
Video of this event will be posted here soon.
Podcast
Available
Podcast (Audio-only): 
Loading media player...

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

Moderator:

Kent Hughes, Director, Program on America and the Global Economy, Woodrow Wilson Center

 

This event will be held in B340 Rayburn House Office Building

 
Event Speakers List: 
  • Kent Hughes // Public Policy Scholar
    Former Director, Program on America and the Global Economy
  • Vice President for Policy, Association of American Universities
  • Director, Government Relations, Texas Instruments
  • Domestic Policy Specialist, Congressional Research Service and Adjunct Professor of Public Policy at the LBJ School of Public Affairs
Back to top

EMAIL UPDATES

Wilson Center Photo Gallery

Browse or share photos from the Wilson Center’s events.

Upcoming Events

The Source of Financial Crisis

May 01, 2014 // 12:00pm1:00pm

Experts & Staff

To Attend an Event

Unless otherwise noted:

Meetings listed on this page are free and open to the public. Reservations are not required unless otherwise noted. All meetings take place at the Woodrow Wilson Center in Washington, DC. Please see map and directions. Allow time for routine security procedures. A photo ID is required for entry.

To confirm time and place, contact Maria-Stella Gatzoulis on the day of the event: tel. (202) 691-4188. Check this page for the latest updates and notices.