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Advances in Innovation in DC - Google+ Hangout 2 panel event

Austin Startup Week

Saturday, March 9, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (PST)

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Join us March 9th as we talk to Senator Moran, Senator Warner, Congressman Issa and others in Austin and discuss advances in innovation in DC!




Part 1: High Growth Entrepreneurship with a Focus on Access to Capital


Time: 12:00pm -12:30pm  

Topic: Startup Act 3.0


              U.S. Senator Jerry Moran (R-KS), co-author of the Startup Act 3.0 

              U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-VA), co-author of the Startup Act 3.0  


Moderator: Jamie Rhodes, Chair of the Alliance of Texas Angel Networks (ATAN), Vice Chair for the national Angel Capital Association, co-founder of National Nanomaterials Inc.


Part 2: Access to Global Talent & Tech’s Critical New Leadership


Time: 12:40pm - 1:30pm 


Topics: High-Skilled Immigration: Startup Act 3.0 & The Startup Visa Act; SOPA takeaways and the virtual March for Innovation, April 2013



              U.S. Senator Mark Warner (D-VA) cosponsor of Startup Visa Act in the 110th, 111th, and 113th Congresses

              U.S. Congressman Darrell Issa (R-CA 49), Chair of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform

              Jeremy Robbins, Director, Partnership for a New American Economy; Policy Advisor and Special Counsel in the Office of New York Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg

              Michael McGeary, Co-founder and Executive Director, Engine Advocacy


Moderators: Mitch Jacobson, Director of the Clean Energy Incubator, Austin Technology Incubator (ATI) & Erika Sumner, Innovation Advocate

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Capital Factory
701 Brazos Street (16th floor)
Austin, TX 78701

Saturday, March 9, 2013 from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM (PST)

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