A 2-Day Business, Cultural & Networking Event at the French Embassy in Washington, D.C.
After the success of the first edition (in 2016), the second edition of the French-American Business Week will take place in Washington, D.C., in the elegant and exclusive setting of the French Embassy, on May 3 and May 4, 2017, 4101 Reservoir Rd NW, Washington, DC 20007.
This B2B event is organized, under the High Patronage of H.E. Gerard ARAUD, Ambassador of France in the United States, by the French American Chamber of Commerce in Washington, D.C. whose mission is to advance fruitful business relationships for its members and support bilateral trade.
Sponsors and Exhibitors
French and American companies, institutions and organizations will showcase their products &/or services to a public of international professionals, meet potential clients and partners, network and take advantage of the presence of renowned experts.
Combining inspirational keynote speakers, engaging networking events and a valuable showcase of top French and American companies and organizations, this first French American Business Week in Washington, D.C. is a unique opportunity for exhibitors and sponsors to increase their visibility and grow their business while benefiting from the exceptional “Maison Française” located within the French Embassy.
DID YOU KNOW ?
In 2014, France was the fifth largest source of FDI in the United States.
Supporting US Jobs
557,200: Number of U.S workers employed by U.S affiliates of French-owned firms in 2013
Investing in Innovative R&D
6.6 billion: value of research and development (R&D) spending by U.S affiliates of French-owned firms in 2013
Expanding U.S Exports
22.7 billion: Total contribution to U.S goods exports by French-owned firms operating in the United States in 2013.
Source: Select USA
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