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Prominent Business and Government Leaders to Address 2018 SelectUSA Investment Summit Participants

The U.S. Department of Commerce and SelectUSA today announced the lineup of global executives and business leaders that will address participants at the SelectUSA Investment Summit, June 20-22, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Md.
Speakers include U.S. governors, Cabinet secretaries, and executives from U.S. and global companies including Foxconn, Lanxess, and Mercedes-Benz.
“The industry executives and leaders speaking at the Investment Summit are the same people driving business growth and policy change on the global stage,” said U.S. Secretary of Commerce Wilbur Ross. “Once again, we will have all the right people in the room to foster discussion on global business investment and economic growth – all part of what makes the Investment Summit such a successful event.”
Confirmed speakers include:
  • Alexander Acosta, U.S. Secretary of Labor
  • Mike Baird, Chief Customer Officer, National Australia Bank
  • Matt Bevin, Governor, Kentucky
  • Jose Manuel Entrecanales, Chairman & CEO, Acciona
  • Mary Fallin, Governor, Oklahoma
  • Jack Fusco, President and CEO, Cheniere
  • Gary Herbert, Governor, Utah
  • Marillyn Hewson; Chairman, President, and CEO; Lockheed Martin
  • John Hickenlooper, Governor, Colorado
  • Jason Hoff, President and CEO, Mercedes-Benz U.S. International
  • Eric Holcomb, Governor, Indiana
  • Farnam Jahanian, President, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Luigi Lazzareschi, CEO, Sofidel
  • Timothy Madden, COO of U.S. Operations, Oxiteno
  • Nancy McLernon, CEO, Organization for International Investment
  • Steven Mnuchin, U.S. Secretary of the Treasury
  • C.L. “Butch” Otter, Governor, Idaho
  • April Palmerlee, CEO, American Chamber of Commerce in Australia
  • Antonis Papadourakis, President and CEO, Lanxess Corporation
  • Pete Ricketts, Governor, Nebraska
  • Ulrich Spiesshofer, CEO, ABB
  • Craig Vosburg, President, Mastercard
  • Scott Walker, Governor, Wisconsin
  • John Waldron, Head of Investment Banking, Goldman Sachs
  • Martin Weissburg, Executive Vice President, Volvo Group/Mack Trucks
  • Louis Woo; Chairman, NC-IH Holdings, Ltd.; Foxconn Technology Group
  •  Michael Young, President, Texas A&M University