The Indian Diaspora

2:00 PM - 3:00 PM on Thursday 11 January 2018



Dual Citizenship and Voting Rights

A Talk by Dr Thomas Abraham*

Chairman, Global Organization of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO)

You are cordially invited

S Venkat Narayan 

President, FCC

*Dr Abraham has been serving the NRI/PIO community for the last 43 years. He served as the first president of the Federation of Indian Associations of New York and the National Federation of Indian American Associations. Currently, he serves as the Chairman of Global Organization of People of Indian Origin (GOPIO), which he founded in 1989. He also served as the Co-Chairman of the fund-raising campaign to institute Jagdish Bhagwati Chair for Indian Political Economy at Columbia University.

A graduate of Columbia University, Dr Abraham is a materials scientist by profession and is President of Innovative Research and Products, Inc., an industry and market research firm based in Stamford, CT, USA. His field of expertise is in advanced materials and nanotechnology, electronic components sensors and devices for internet of things, energy generation and storage devices.