Getting Started in the U.S.

SelectUSA: Your Partner for Growing in the United States

Headquartered at the U.S. Department of Commerce in Washington, D.C., SelectUSA is the first point of contact for companies that are looking to grow their business in the United States.

SelectUSA helps companies of all sizes:

  • Find the information they need to make decisions about investing
  • Connect to the right people at the local level
  • Navigate the federal regulatory system and find solutions to questions related to the federal government

For more information visit: or contact a SelectUSA representative at the U.S. Embassy Berlin:

Dr. Jana Dorband
Regional Senior Investment Specialist
U.S. Embassy Berlin
Tel: +49 30 8305 1919

Sümeyra Yildirim
Investment Assistant
U.S. Embassy Berlin
Tel: +49 30 8305 1970

Join the German Delegation at the SelectUSA Summit, to be held June 20–22, 2018 in Washington, D.C.!

Top Five Reasons to Attend the 2018 SelectUSA Investment Summit, the highest-level foreign direct investment event in the United States is only months away and registration is open!

Here are the top five reasons to attend:

  1. Learn about the U.S. business and investment climate from senior government leaders;
  2. Meet face to face with hundreds of economic development organizations and thousands of potential investors in one place;
  3. Connect efficiently: Online and on-site matchmaking makes it easy to meet the right people and get the most out of your visit;
  4. Learn about resources and tools to invest in the United States;
  5. Gain new perspectives from top-level executives and industry leaders.

For more information about the agenda and registration visit: