Vivek Wadhwa


Entrepreneur Turned Academic

Vivek Wadhwa is Director of Research at the Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization at Duke University and a Senior Research Associate for the Labor and Worklife Program at Harvard Law School. A respected pioneer for his groundbreaking research on the globalization of R&D and innovation, Wadhwa advises several start-ups, founded two software companies, and is a columnist for The Washington Post and Bloomberg BusinessWeek.



Wednesday, October 12

Intelligence Squared Debates @ CIW

Too Many Kids Go to College: The herd mentality that assumes college is the only path to reaching one?s full potential is under fire. Student loan... read more
Speakers: Peter Thiel, Vivek Wadhwa, Charles Murray, Henry Bienen and more speakers to be announced
Venue Six Ten at the Spertus Center 610 South Michigan Avenue

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