The Impact of U.S. Immigration and Visa Policies on U.S. Competitiveness

The Impact of U.S. Immigration and Visa Policies on U.S. Competitiveness

Friday, October 11, 2013 | Kalamanovitz Appellate Courtroom | 12:45 PM

The California International Law Center, working with the Immigration Law Association at UC Davis, and the National Foreign Trade Council, is delighted to present this panel as part of the conference “Immigration Reform, What’s Next?” The conference summarizes the current status of immigration reform in the United States and the impact of these changes on our society, economy, and political system. This particular panel serves to provide a platform for community and business leaders to discuss policy issues surrounding the ability of the United States to attract and retain top global talent, particularly students, entrepreneurs, researchers and high-skilled workers.

Featuring:

Vivek Wadhwa, tech entrepreneur and author of The Immigrant Exodus: Why America Is Losing the Global Race to Capture Entrepreneurial Talent
Amandeep Kaur, PhD Candidate in Physics, UC Davis
In conversation with Hanna Siegel, Strategy & Communications Consultant, The Partnership for a New American Economy
Introduction by Jake Colvin, Vice President for Global Trade Issues, National Foreign Trade Council