Jason Hickey, H&A’s President, was a featured speaker at today’s Virginia Economic Developers Association (VEDA) 2013 Fall Conference. Being held at the Newport News Marriott at City Center, the annual VEDA Fall conference brought together an assortment of leaders from Virginia’s economic development community, including a number of key business representatives. According to the conference organizers, this year’s event focused on global best practices, defined strategies in attracting Foreign Direct Investment (FDI), and offered a practical dialogue for local implementation in the pursuit of international projects.
Hickey first spoke to the conference attendees on current FDI trends into the United States. As the global leader in corporate site selection and public incentive advisory, Hickey discussed the developments he sees in the field with his clients and the ever-increasing interest in foreign investment into the United States. Later in the morning, Hickey moderated an exciting roundtable discussion titled, “The Corporate Investment Decision-making Process ”.
For more information on the event, please visit the VEDA website: VEDA Fall 2013 Fall Conference.