SelectUSA Investment Summit

Monday, June 10, 2019 - Wednesday, June 12, 2019
Washington Hilton 1919 Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, DC 2009
United States

The SelectUSA Investment Summit is the highest-profile event dedicated to promoting foreign direct investment (FDI) in the United States. It connects qualified foreign firms directly with U.S. economic development organizations to facilitate business investment and job creation.

Each Investment Summit focuses on the U.S. investment environment, industry trends, and new opportunities. Additionally the Investment Summit features senior government officials, C-Suite business executives, and other thought leaders.

The Investment Summit plays a vital role in attracting and facilitating international investment into the United States by raising awareness of the wide range of opportunities and positive business climate and facilitating vital direct connections between investors and EDOs.

Who should attend?

Representatives from the following types of organizations will greatly benefit from attending the SelectUSA Investment Summit:

  • Investors, including representative of international businesses of all sizes, that are seeking to establish or expand operations in the United States
  • Representatives of U.S. economic development organizations
  • Representatives from U.S. state and local governments
  • Advisors, service providers, companies, chambers of commerce, and associations facilitating foreign direct investment into the United States

Why attend?


The SelectUSA Investment Summit is a time-saving mechanism for investors who are thinking about establishing or expanding operations in the United States. The Summit is the most cost-efficient and time-efficient means to accomplish the following tasks:

  • Networking - Set up meetings with economic development professionals, service providers, and government leaders through our robust online matchmaking program to meet the right people and make a smart investment in the United States.
  • Education - Learn more about how, where, and why to invest in the United States.
  • Access to Resources - Hear about innovative resources and incentives directly from federal, state, and local officials.
  • The United States is a land of diverse opportunities; our consumer market, our workers, our technology, and our resources are vast and varied. This diversity means there are opportunities for nearly every company from start-ups to medium-sized enterprises to multinationals. The SelectUSA Investment Summit provides unprecedented access to these opportunities all under one roof.


The Investment Summit is the primary event where U.S. economic development organizations can meet over 1,000 investors who are seeking to establish or expand their business operations in the United States. Take advantage of these opportunities:

  • Networking - Connect with other economic developers, service providers, and government officials who may share tools and information to help you attract more investment locally.
  • Matchmaking - Set up meetings with investors through our online matchmaking program.
  • Education - Learn about the latest trends and issues, as well as resources to help you more effectively reach investors.
  • Promotion - Showcase the advantages of your location in the Exhibition Hall.
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