The Changing Immigration System: What to know about work visas in 2020


CIC Boston
50 Milk st
Floor 1, Anchor
Boston, MA 02116
United States

Tuesday, 25 February 2020 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

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Are you a foreign national thinking about work visa options?

A Founder or CEO thinking of how to solve immigration challenges for your company?

An HR professional or hiring manager working to retain top foreign talent?

Companies in Boston are growing and hiring foreign talent at unprecedented rates. At the same time, immigration laws are becoming increasingly prohibitive and complex. Through this discussion will dissect what the recent changes mean for you, your company, and your hiring practices.

Join Open Avenues Foundation and Jeff Goldman Immigration on February 25th for a conversation around:

  • Changes to the 2020 work visa landscape

  • Plan B solutions for employees who were not selected in the annual H-1B lottery; including cap-exempt H-1B visa possibilities

  • The pros, cons, and key considerations of various work visa options



  • Jeff Goldman, Jeff Goldman Immigration
  • Karoline Skatteboe, Spacemaker AI; Open Avenues Foundation
  • Maja Szymanska, InsightSquared; Open Avenues Foundation