SelectUSA Events Update: August - December 2014


Reminder: We're Hiring!  Applications are due Friday, August 8 for the SelectUSA position.  For links to USAJOBS as well as internship application info, click here.

                        Upcoming Events

We've updated the information for the SelectUSA event at the MAGIC trade show and added an event sponsored by our EDA colleagues about cluster mapping in the Midwest.

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MAPPING THE MIDWEST FUTURE: Regional Innovation Clusters and Competitiveness

September 29-30 | Minneapolis, MN

Featuring Harvard Business School Professor Michael Porter, who will discuss how the innovative U.S. Cluster Mapping tool developed for the U.S. Economic Development Administration can be used to map industry clusters and enhance regional competitiveness. For more information, click here.

Australia/New Zealand Road Show: September 7-11

Auckland | Sydney | Melbourne 

No registration fee!

FDI in 2012 from Australia and New Zealand accounted for $51 billion and $2.3 billion, respectively. These mature, diversified economies seek to further strengthen their business relationship with the United States. Connect your region with investors who are interested in U.S.-based opportunities. For details, click hereRegistration deadline extended to August 29, 2014. 

Contacts: Nathalie Scharf  at +61-2-9373-9209 or Seth Isenberg at +1-202-482-0588

                        Industry Trade Shows

UPDATED: Apparel Industry Investment Meeting 

August 19 | Las Vegas, NV

MAGIC is the largest global marketplace for contemporary apparel, footwear, accessories and sourcing resources. Join our special meeting at the show to learn about the investment climate in the U.S. garment and textile industry, the capabilities of U.S. manufacturers, best practices, and special incentives for investing in the United States. Click here for details.

Contact: Marsha McDaniel at +852-2521-2842.

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Automechanika and IAA Commercial Vehicles

September 16 - 20 | Frankfurt, Germany

September 25 - October 2 | Hannover, Germany

Economic development organizations (EDOs) will have the opportunity to present to thousands of exhibitors and hundreds of thousands of visitors from the global automotive sector. These events give EDOs unparalleled exposure to industry decision-makers from across the globe. Join SelectUSA at both shows for a discount!  Click here for more about these two events.

Contact:  Ed Fantasia at +49-89-28-52-61 or Amy Zecha at +1-202-482-5244


SelectUSA Seminar at POWER-GEN International

December 10 | Orlando, FL

In the booming global energy market, the United States continues to be a popular investment destination. This panel will provide an overview of how the federal government, through SelectUSA, can help EDOs and investors. It also features a speaker from the U.S. Department of Energy.

Contact:  Seth Isenberg at +1-202-482-0588

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