SelectUSA Seminar – How To Grow Your Business in the U.S.

Date: Tuesday, April 17, 2018
Location: KPMG, Sørkedalsveien 6, Majorstua, Oslo

Want to learn more about how to grow your business in the U.S.? The U.S. Embassy welcomes you to join us at the SelectUSA Investment Seminar in Oslo on Tuesday, April 17th. Organized by the U.S. Embassy, SelectUSA, KPMG, and the American Chamber of Commerce, this free seminar will be a unique opportunity to learn more about how to grow your business in the United States. The program will include information about investment opportunities, legal and tax issues, site selection and visas. We have also invited current Nordic investors to share their success stories from the United States.

You will have the opportunity to meet U.S. Government officials and State economic development officials from New York (Empire State Development), Minnesota (Greater MSP), Virginia (Pulaski County), Iowa, Arkansas, Kentucky, and West Virginia.  You may request one-on-one meetings with the State officials in advance.


08:45 – 10:00
Optional One-on-One Appointments with State Representatives and Economic Development Organizations

09:30 – 10:00
Registration and Coffee

10:10 – 10:25
Official Seminar Welcome

10:25 – 10:45
Key Issues for Foreign Investors & Operating Environment

10:45 – 11:05
Tax Strategies

11:05 – 11:35
IPR Considerations for Foreign Investors

11:35 – 11:55
Investment & Business Visas

11:55 – 12:15
Current Investor Experience

12:15 – 12:30
Q & A

12:30 – 14:00
Networking lunch