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Universities, High-skilled Immigration, and Regulatory Reform: Implications for America's Economic Future (Offsite)

July 13, 2012 // 12:00pm1:15pm
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A panel of experts will discuss key aspects of the Start-Up Act with a special focus on the provisions designed to accelerate the commercialization of university research, the regulating of start-up companies, 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.

 

This event will be held in B-369 Rayburn House Office Building.

 
Event Speakers List: 
  • Kent Hughes // Public Policy Scholar
    Former Director, Program on America and the Global Economy
  • Former Chief Economist, U.S. Department of Commerce
  • Director of Innovation and Technology Policy, Association of Public and Land-Grant Universities
  • Associate Professor of Political Science, University of California-Riverside
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