Business News, Events & Background Information

Upcoming Events


September 05, 2018 – Edinburgh
Connect Your Business to the USA

On September 5, 2018 — meet USA trade experts for a ‘whistle-stop’ tour of Scotland’s top export destination.   Discover which States offer the best opportunities for your products and services.
Plus, get practical tips and guidance to help you set up, grow and develop your business in the USA.

Register today for the September 5 doing business in the U.S. seminar.


Past Events

July 16-22, 2018 Farnborough, UK

Farnborough International Airshow (FIA)

Stop by and visit us Hall 2 booth 2086 in the USA Pavilion!
Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) is the premier gathering place for major national and international manufacturers, sub-contractors and service companies serving the global aerospace industry. Over the last three shows, FIA has grown through the inclusion of associated sectors and now Space, Aviation Security, Unmanned Air Systems (UAS), skills and innovation are an integral part of the show.
FIA 2018 will include over 1500 exhibitors from 40 countries, including over 350 companies from the U.S. Also in attendance will be around 70 delegations from 46 countries with over 100 aircraft participating in both static display and flying. FIA 2018 will also feature a number of conferences and events hosted by ADS, Aviation Week and exhibitors.

June 20-22, 2018
There’s still time to apply for the SelectUSA 2018 Investment Summit

The SelectUSA Investment Summit is THE premier event showcasing investment opportunities in the United States. The 2018 Summit will bring together companies from all over the world and economic development organizations from every corner of the United States.  Join us NOW to make the connections your business needs to succeed.

June 5-7, 2018 – Olympia, London
Meet with U.S. exhibitors at Infosecurity Europe

The U.S. Commercial Service will be supporting U.S. exhibitors at Infosecurity Europe, the leading European trade exhibition for the rapidly growing market for IT and Cyber Security that will take place June 5-7, 2018 in London.   Come and visit us in the U.S. Pavilion – stand N174.
See here for additional information about Infosecurity Europe 2018.

June 07, 2018
SelectUSA’s $30 Billion Impact on the U.S. Economy

Since 2007, the SelectUSA program has worked with thousands of clients to support job-creating Foreign direct investment in the United States. In June the SelectUSA team hit a major milestone, having now facilitated more than $30 billion in client-verified business investment projects.

May 23-25, 2018
SelectUSA Roadshow in the UK

Are you a successful exporter looking to do more business in the United States? SelectUSA UK  will be on the road this May!  Stops include Bristol, Birmingham and London.

April 28, 2018
PhysioWizard Finds Opportunity with SelectUSA

European medical technology company PhysioWizard joined SelectUSA on an investment mission to make contacts and find opportunities in Austin, Cleveland, and Pittsburgh. The company made contacts in three days that would have taken months to generate alone.
Paul Arnold, Business Development Director atPhysioWizard, speaks about the opportunities afforded by his SelectUSA investment mission: