2019 SelectUSA Investment Summit
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June 1-3, 2020 | Washington Hilton, Washington, D.C.

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The SelectUSA Tech program at the 2019 SelectUSA Investment Summit will connect early-stage and startup companies to prospects for advancement in the U.S. market.

SelectUSA Tech Startup Investment Spotlight

Monday, June 10 | 12pm-2pm

Make your pitch to potential partners that can help your U.S. growth plans become reality. Early-stage and startup tech companies from across the world will have the opportunity to share their products and designs to investors, incubators, accelerators and EDOs from across the country during lunch on Monday June 10th.

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SelectUSA Tech Pitch Session – Call for Applications

All approved SelectUSA Tech participants are invited to apply to pitch their products in front of a panel of venture capitalists, private equity firms, and corporate funders on Monday June 10th. For more details and application instructions, please CLICK HERE.

French software and hardware startup Klaxoon expanded to the United States in 2017 with help from SelectUSA.

Klaxoon leveraged $5.6 million in venture capital to start its U.S. operations after making contacts with several U.S. economic development teams. The company joined Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross to announce its U.S. expansion at the 2017 SelectUSA Investment Summit.

Klaxoon now has an office in New York and is expanding its U.S. footprint. It has customers in 120 countries and has raised an additional $50 million in funding since announcing its U.S. expansion.


Monday, June 10

The 2019 SelectUSA Investment Summit will feature plenary, breakout, and investment academy sessions on topics related to investment in the United States.

Sessions of interest to SelectUSA Tech clients include:
*All sessions below take place on Monday, June 10th.
  • A Resource Ecosystem to Support Entrepreneurs
  • How to Finance Your Startup in the United States
  • Exploring Soft Landing Programs
  • Startup Success Stories
  • Plugging into Smart Cities
  • Federal Tax Credits and Incentive Programs
  • Navigating the U.S. Visa Landscape
  • State & Local Taxes
  • Understanding the American Customs Process
  • Complying with CFIUS and FIRRMA

SelectUSA Tech Networking Opportunities

SelectUSA Tech Lounge – connect with early-stage and startup tech companies from all over the world who are considering expanding to the United States in the SelectUSA Tech Lounge at the Washington Hilton (June 10-12, 2019).

SelectUSA Tech Networking Reception – Join us for a SelectUSA Tech networking reception at the National Museum of American History on June 10.

SelectUSA Tech Investment Summit Spinoff Events

Make the most of your time in the U.S. by visiting one of the below locations immediately after the Investment Summit. Find the local knowledge, connections, and resources necessary to turn your investment plans into reality. Additional SelectUSA Tech spinoff events may be added. Please contact SelectUSA@experient-inc.com for the latest details.
  • Austin, TX
  • San Francisco, CA
  • San Antonio, TX

2019 Spinoff Events

Qualifying early-stage and startup companies can apply to attend the 2019 SelectUSA Investment Summit at a special discounted rate. For questions, please contact us at SelectUSA@experient-inc.com.