The 2024 SelectUSA Investment Summit
The SelectUSA Investment Summit is the highest profile event in the United States to facilitate business investment by connecting thousands of investors, companies, economic development organizations (EDOs), and industry experts to make deals happen.
The 2024 SelectUSA Investment Summit returns to National Harbor, Maryland from June 23 – 26, 2024 to establish new connections and opportunities to grow through investing in the U.S.
CONNECT with U.S. government representatives
DISCOVER the Exhibition Hall with U.S. states, territories, and regions and industry experts
NETWORK with over 4,000 attendees
LEARN how, when, and where to land in the United States.
WHAT TO EXPECT:
There is opportunity at every turn at the SelectUSA Investment Summit! In addition to the plenary sessions, armchair discussions, panels, academy sessions, pitching sessions, and programs on our traditional agenda, you can expect to:
Explore the exhibition hall featuring hundreds of EDOs, service providers, industry experts, and international tech startups.
Connect with representatives from 50+ states and territories, companies from 80+ markets, industry experts, and government officials to make your investment deals happen.
Gather advice and information from policy and industry experts in 100+ sessions providing you with actionable instruction on everything from developing a workforce to understanding incentives.
Form valuable partnerships with industry partners from across the United States.
WHAT PREVIOUS KIWIS HAVE SAID:
“This was the largest Investment Summit to date, boasting record levels of attendance and engagement from 4,900+ attendees — including over 2000 investors from 83 international markets and 55 US states and territories! This gathering serves as an inspiring reminder that the United States is one of the top choices for expanding business operations. This forum and the Department of Commerce are committed to ensuring that those who want to do business in the US are given the opportunity.
“When you’re in the US, in a 2,000-room convention centre, it can be easy to feel a little lost… but in typical Kiwi fashion, we soon found connections!” – Read more, from Recollect co-founder, Andy Fenton, SelectUSA Summit attendee 2023.
“The size and appetite of this ferociously competitive market is breathtaking. If you have a world-beating product, the confidence and drive to take it to the market, the is no end to the size of the opportunity in a country committed to delivering growth and prosperity for their people.” – Read more, from RipGlobal founder Melissa Gollan.
“During the Summit, I met with a large number of people during the summit – by way of formal meetings and social networking gatherings. My focus was to deepen my understanding about setting up business in the United States; the opportunities available between different States and counties; and connecting with partners who could help us establish a long-term presence in America.
“My time at the Summit was so successful that I extended my trip to follow up on key meetings and leads. Since attending SelectUSA, we’ve partnered with a manufacturer, engaged a national sales team, and employ 4 people in our Texas Head Office.
“The Summit has been a foundational learning piece for us in our United States journey.” – Read more. Fix and Fogg co-founder, Roman Jewell.