News — Industry Involvement

Phil Cohen and Strategic Element have been deeply involved in the EB-5 industry and business immigration since 2010. The following represents a list of publications, speaking engagements and other participation at industry events in that time.


Publications and Articles

  • March 2020
    “Understanding redeployment” White Paper
  • Fall, 2018
    “Upping the Ante : Higher Standards for Success in EB-5” for NES Financial’s EB-5 Insider Magazine
  • June, 2018
    “How to Prepare for the Complexities of Redeployment”, (with Rohit Kapuria)
  • Fall, 2017
    “Opportunities in a Changing EB-5 World” for NES Financial’s EB-5 Insider Magazine
  • June, 2017
    “Redeploying EB-5 Investments: Finding The Opportunity To Create A Win-Win Situation”, (with Rohit Kapuria)
  • October, 2016
    “What is the Real Cost of EB-5 Capital?” EB-5 Investors Magazine
  • June, 2016
    “The Importance of the EB-5 Business Plan”. (for NES Financial publication)
  • May, 2016
    “Things you Don’t Often Hear About EB-5”, EB-5 Investors Magazine
  • March 22, 2016
  • March 19, 2016
  • March 14, 2016
  • March 9, 2016
  • March 8, 2016
  • August, 2015
    “Opinion: The Pros and Cons of Retrogression: Working through the Chinese Visa Cap”, EB-5 Investors Magazine
  • May, 2015
    “Avoiding the RFE Tangle: Navigating USCIS' Request for Further Evidence”, EB-5 Investors Magazine
  • 2014
    Editor and lead author with various industry experts: The EB-5 Definitive Guide to Raising Capital, Published 2012, updated 2014
  • 2013
    Editor and contributing author: The EB-5 Book (2012-2013 edition)
  • A regular contributor of articles to USAdvisors.com

Events

  • December 2020
    Panelist, Immigrating to Canada Conference
  • December 2020
    Panelist/ Speaker, UGlobal/ EB-5 Investors Virtual EB-5 Conference
  • October 2020
    Award: (Presented October 2020): 2019 ‘Top 25’ Service Provider, UGlobal Immigration Magazine
  • September 2020
    Speaker, Immigrating to Canada Virtual Conference
  • August 2020
    Course Instructor, LPEN “Evaluating Business Plans for Lawyers”
  • June 2020
    Speaker, Business Transitions Virtual Conference
  • February 2020
    Exhibitor, New England Chapter AILA Conference
  • October 2019
    Award: (Presented October 2019): 2018 ‘Top 25’ Service Provider, UGlobal Immigration Magazine
  • July 2019
    Panelist/ Speaker, EB-5 Investors Conference, Los Angeles
  • July 2018
    Panelist/ Speaker, EB-5 Investors Conference, Los Angeles
  • November 2018
    Exhibitor, Canadian Bar Association, Immigration Chapter
  • October 2018
    Award: (Presented October 2018): 2017 ‘Top 25’ Service Provider, UGlobal Immigration Magazine
  • August 2018
    Guest Speaker on Canadian business immigration webinar hosted by Desloges Law Group
  • January 2018
    Speaker, EB-5 Investors Conference, Las Vegas
  • October 2017
    Speaker, iGlobal Forum Raising EB-5 Capital for Real Estate, New York City
  • July, 2017
    Speaker, EB-5 Investors Conference San Francisco
  • February, 2017
    Speaker, NES Financial Innovation Summit
  • January, 2017
    Attendee, EB-5 Investors EB-5 Conference, Las Vegas
  • November, 2016
    Speaker, iGlobal EB-5 Seminar: Raising Foreign Capital for US Real Estate (EB-5 Component), New York City
  • October, 2016
    Exhibitor, AILA EB-5 Summit, Washington, D.C.,
  • July, 2016
    Speaker, EB-5 Investors EB-5 Conference, Las Vegas
  • June 2016
    Exhibitor, AILA Annual Conference, Las Vegas
  • April, 2016
    IIUSA EB-5 Advocacy Conference, Washington, D.C.
  • February 24, 2016
  • January, 2016
    Speaker, EB-5 Due Diligence Webinar
  • January, 2016
    Speaker, iGlobal: Raising EB-5 Capital for Real Estate, New York City
  • January, 2016
    Speaker, EB-5 Investors EB-5 Conference, Las Vegas
  • October, 2015
    Speaker, Pincus Professional Education EB-5 Seminar. Los Angeles
  • October, 2015
    Exhibitor: IIUSA Market Exchange, Dallas
  • September, 2015
    Speaker, Klasko Law EB-5 Seminar, Philadelphia.
  • August, 2015
    Speaker, EB-5 Investors EB-5 Conference, Los Angeles
  • November, 2014
    Speaker, MK Capital Management EB-5 Symposium, Atlantic City
  • June 2014
    Exhibitor, AILA Annual Conference, Boston
  • March, 2014
    Attendee: Invest in America Summit, Shanghai
  • May, 2014
    Speaker on EB-5, Canadian Bar Association, Immigration Section
  • March, 2014
    Speaker, EB-5 Investors EB-5 Conference, Las Vegas
  • September, 2013
    Exhibitor, AILA Fall CLE Conference, Austin
  • June, 2013
    Exhibitor, AILA Annual Conference, San Francisco
  • May, 2013
    Exhibitor, Canadian Bar Association, Immigration Section
  • April, 2013
    Speaker, Artisan Group, EB-5 Boot Camp, New York
  • January, 2013
    Speaker National EB-5 Finance Seminar with Greenberg Traurig, Dallas
  • October, 2012
    Exhibitor, IIUSA EB-5 Regional Economic Development Advocacy Conference
  • August, 2012
    Speaker, Artisan Group, EB-5 Boot Camp, Chicago
  • June, 2012
    Exhibitor AILA Annual Conference, Nashville
  • Miami, May, 2012
    Exhibitor, AILA South Florida and Mexico City District Chapter EB-5 Conference
  • Miami, May, 2012
    Speaker, Artisan Group, EB-5 Boot Camp
  • October, 2011
    Exhibitor AILA EB-5 CLE, San Antonio
  • June, 2011
    Exhibitor, AILA Annual Conference San Diego
  • March, 2011
    Exhibitor, AILA EB-5 CLE Event, Las Vegas
  • November, 2010
    Exhibitor, AILA Ohio Chapter Conference, Columbus
  • September, 2010
    Exhibitor, AILA Fall CLE Conference, San Antonio