About the event:

How can communities unlock the full potential of immigrant professionals within their workforce? Which factors have influenced the economic success of foreign-educated immigrants in the U.S.? This webinar answers these questions and more.

We detail the results of our groundbreaking study on the experiences of internationally educated individuals as they strive to advance within the U.S. workforce and offer recommendations for more fully utilizing their talents and training.

Topics covered include:

  • The challenges faced by internationally educated professionals entering the U.S. workforce.
  • The success factors that connect to the integration of immigrant professionals.
  • Recommendations for leveraging their talents in our communities.



Jim Witte

Director, Institute for Immigration Research at George Mason University


Amanda Bergson-Shilcock

Senior Policy Analyst at National Skills Coalition