June 25 – June 27

SelectChicago is a program designed to attract foreign direct investment (FDI) to the greater Chicago area, through the SelectUSA conference model. Foreign Direct Investment is a process which allows for foreign companies to invest in the United States. While leveraging the assistance of trade ministers, regional economic development organizations, municipal economic development professionals and numerous firms and benefactors, SelectChicago creates public/private partnerships to accomplish local economic development objectives. This includes residential, commercial, and industrial development. SelectChicago is an official SelectUSA spin-off event.

Event Registration

Online Investment Portfolio


Each registered FDI attendee will have secure access to an exclusive online Investment Portfolio featuring dozens of exciting investment opportunities in Chicago.




Showcase Tours


Each registered FDI attendee will participate in an all-day Showcase Tour of one of six Chicago communities, to experience the character, charm,  diversity,  and investment opportunity that is available in the Chicago communities.



Lake Michigan Cruise

Fireworks over Navy Pier, Chicago


Stay for the fun on Wednesday evening where all attendees will have dinner on Lake Michigan and watch the fireworks over Navy Pier while enjoying the beautiful Chicago skyline.