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As a first-generation, hyphenated (Indian-American), Jay Jayamohan argues that America is more responsible for the current period of unparalleled human liberty, security, and prosperity more than any other country in the world, especially for leading the technological revolution of the 20th and 21st centuries.

Jayamohan, the Executive Director of the Center for Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, writes about immigration and innovation is his latest column for the Times of India,  Happy Birthday, America! – From a hyphenated American.   Read the column here

Jayamohan is the Executive Director of the Center for Innovation & Entrepreneurship at Harrisburg University of Science and Technology. He leads the effort that strategically positions HU to have a greater impact – economic & social – by having innovative thinkers and entrepreneurs coming together with students and faculty to collaborate on ideas and solve problems. He is a serial entrepreneur, having co-founded RollStream (acquired by GXS now OpenText), JobNavs and Synteras (acquired by Akima Corp), raised tens of millions in venture capital and won numerous accolades including ‘top supply and demand chain vendor and Washington Technology Fast 50 firm. He also teaches Innovation & Strategy at George Mason University School of Business.

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