EAIC Summer Meeting at the SEDC Annual Conference (Mobile, AL)
Join the EAIC for an exclusive event alongside the SEDC Annual Conference in Mobile, Alabama, enabling you to mingle with our members, Advisory Council Experts and selected outside guests in an informal setting. For more information, contact Matthias (beier[at]eaic-fdi.com).
FDI Trip #6: Israel & Turkey
09/17 - 09/21/2018
In September, the EAIC will lead a delegation of its members on its sixth FDI Trip to Israel and Turkey. Israel is home to many technologically advanced companies with strong connections to the US, while Turkey is one of the fastest growing sources of FDI in the United States! To join this exclusive opportunity, please get in touch with Stefan (aengenheyster[at]eaic-fdi.com).
FDI Trip #7: Germany Automotive & Int. Suppliers Fair (IZB)
10/14 - 10/19/2018
This October, the EAIC will bring a group of our members on its seventh FDI Trip in 2018 to Germany. The trip is dedicated to the automotive industry and will feature two days at the International Suppliers Fair (IZB) in Wolfsburg, Germany - the home of Volkswagen. For more information on the trip and registration, reach out to Christopher (huppertz[at]eaic-fdi.com).
The EAIC Community & Member Network offers a unique opportunity to become part of a dynamic and strong platform of U.S. communities in Europe.
The special benefits available to members of the EAIC Network include the listing in the EAIC Membership Directory, which is actively circulated among potential European investors, site selectors and vital FDI-Institutions all over Europe. A Membership includes access to the EAIC members-only mailing list with news on European FDI in the U.S., legal changes and recent events and access to all EAIC services, including events and delegation trips and access to the exclusive FDI Consultant Forum.
Find out more about the benefits of an EAIC Community Network Membership .
EAIC Delegation Trips to Europe offer a unique opportunity to get in direct contact with main FDI stakeholders, multipliers and companies in Europe. Accompanied by experienced EAIC staff and a member of the EAIC Advisory Council, EAIC brings you into contact with organizations and business institutions who will be useful partners for future lead generation and visit companies who are planning to build up or expand their production in the U.S.
In 2018, EAIC organizes more than eight Delegation Trips to Europe on a first come, first serve basis. Therefore potential participants should indicate their interest in advance.
For more information on our FDI Delegation Trips to Europe, check our upcoming events or get in touch with Stefan (aengenheyster[at]eaic-fdi.com) to learn more.
Increase your visibility with investors from Europe
The European American Investment Council (EAIC) provides an effective platform for local and regional economic development organizations (EDOs) to market themselves to potential investors from Europe, by means of a widely distributed membership and conferences designed to connect EDOs to potential investors and multipliers.
European Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) has become one of the most important sources of manufacturing job growth in the U.S. It is still challenging for most EDOs to attract these investments to their communities.
EAIC Matchmaking at Farnborough Airshow 2018
With 1,500 exhibitors and the potential for 100,000 visitors, the Farnorough International Airshow is a key event for the global aerospace industry. On July 16th and 17th, the EAIC supported its participating members through company meetings with exhibitors and contacts from our network. To find out more, please click here.
EAIC Special Delegation: IT Technology, BioScience and OutDoor
In June 2018, the EAIC led a delegation of its members on a unique FDI Trip to Germany, which lead us from Hannover to Munich and subsequently to Friedrichshafen. In the span of a week, we covered the renowned CEBIT trade show for IT technology, held a workshop for cutting-edge biotech companies in Munich, and spent two days of company meetings at the OutDoor trade show in Friedrichshafen, which covers the whole range of outdoor equipment. To find out more, please click here.
FDI Trip Switzerland, Germany and Italy
From May 14th to 18th, the EAIC led a delegation of its members on its fourth FDI trip in 2018 to Switzerland, Southern Germany and Italy. Kicking-off the first day of the trip in Zurich, the group subsequently took a detour to Southern Germany before heading off to Northern Italy. After a promising day of meetings in the food and beverage sector in the general vicinity of Milan and Venice, the delegation concluded its trip in Zurich with a meeting in the aviation industry. For more information, please click here.FDI Trip Germany & Hannover Messe
Lower Saxony, Bavaria, Saxony, Berlin, April 23rd - 27th
As springtime means Hannover Messe, the EAIC brought a delegation of its members to Germany for a succesfull week of company meetings at not one, but two trade shows. First, the delegation visited Hannover Messe, after which it travelled south to meet a leading automotive supplier. From there, our members met with representatives from a key automotive industry cluster in Saxony, before heading to Berlin for the ILA - one of the leading international shows for the aviation and aerospace industry. For a more extensive look at the trip, please click here.
The Promise of FDIForeign Direct Investment (FDI) has become one of the major sources of manufacturing jobs in the US. As American manufacturers have moved manufacturing jobs to China and Mexico, European manufactures have stepped into the void and created millions of well-paying jobs in local communities all over the United States.
The EAIC bridges the gap between Economic Development Organizations and European investors searching for a perfect location in the US.
For a single Community it is hard to be heard in Europe and to actively promote its sites and European FDI readiness. Therefore the EAIC offers multiple opportunities to its Member Communities, to benefit from its market intelligence, its European business network and its experience in arranging delegation trips, meetings and events.
The EAIC Community Network offers unique opportunities to get in contact with European investors, multipliers and main FDI stakeholders. Besides they benefit from a constant contact to members of the EAIC Advisory Council.
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