2015 Schedule
Interactive: March 13–17  •  Film: March 13–21  •  Music: March 17–22

Skilled Labor, Green Cards, and H-1B Visas, Oh My

Tuesday, March 17
3:30PM - 4:30PM

Parkside Restaurant
301 E 6th St

After years of debate, Congressional leaders promised to enact comprehensive immigration reform in 2014. Our panel will discuss how the lack of robust reform is harming American businesses and jobs. We will hear from those on both sides of the issue as we discuss what reforms are needed to ensure the U.S. remains the home of the world’s most innovative industries.
Presented by Glen Echo Group


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Cathie Adams


Texas Eagle Forum

Cathie Adams serves as the President of Texas Eagle Forum, the International Issues Chairman for Eagle Forum and on the board of the national Eagle Forum (www.eagleforum.org). She was elected Repub...

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Jeremy Robbins

Exec Dir

Partnership For A New American Economy

Jeremy Robbins is the Executive Director of the Partnership for a New American Economy, a bipartisan coalition of more than 500 CEOs and mayors making the economic case for immigration reform. Jere...

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Todd Schulte



As Executive Director of FWD.us, Todd Schulte manages the organization’s staff and departments, its internal operations, and its political engagements in Washington and throughout the country.


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Ximena Hartsock



Ximena, co-founder and President, is responsible for innovation and operations.

Ximena is an advocate at heart and has been involved in social advocacy campaigns since she was 11. Prior to co-fo...

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