We are excited to kick off our third meetup with a distinguished scholar and immigration advocate, Mr. Vivek Wadhwa!
Join us at 5:30pm to hear Mr. Wadhwa's story and discussion about the current obstacles and opportunities for international founders looking to enter and stay in Silicon Valley. See you there!
Mr. Vivek Wadhwa's bio:
Vivek Wadhwa is Vice President of Innovation and Research at Singularity University; Fellow, Arthur & Toni Rembe Rock Center for Corporate Governance, Stanford University; Director of Research at the Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization at the Pratt School of Engineering, Duke University; and distinguished visiting scholar, Halle Institute of Global Learning, Emory University. He is author of ”The Immigrant Exodus: Why America Is Losing the Global Race to Capture Entrepreneurial Talent”–which was named by The Economist as a Book of the Year of 2012. He was named by Foreign Policy Magazine as Top 100 Global Thinker in 2012. In 2013, TIME Magazine listed him as one of The 40 Most Influential Minds in Tech.
For more information: http://wadhwa.com/bio/