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 Select USA Investment Summit

As a direct outcome of the connections developed from last month's China Mission trip led by County Executive Ike Leggett, Montgomery County hosted a visit in November for nearly two dozen Chinese investors as a part of the "Select USA Investment Summit" sponsored by the U.S. government. Following meetings with President Obama and Secretary of State John Kerry, the Chinese business delegation visited Montgomery County, focussing on investment opportunities in major public-private partnership projects that are strategic to the County's future economic competitiveness, especially life sciences. Projects involving the Food and Drug Administration in White Oak, Washington Adventist Hospital, Johns Hopkins University, BioHealth Innovations, the Greater Seneca Science Corridor, Global LifeSci Village and other County-based projects. Read Article from Washington Post.and China Daily USA.