Summer Economics Institute 2018 – 19

US and Slovenian students came together to make a great internship program! The 7th annual SEI 2018 program is aimed at giving university students a hands-on look at how economics, business and entrepreneurship work through sites visits, targeted lectures and expert talks in a variety of fields, as well as a Lean Start Up program ...
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Ambassador Hartley Visits TPV Group

On March 19, Ambassador Brent Hartley met with TPV Group President Marko Gorjup, Board Chairman Vladimir Gregor Bahč, Deputy President Tomaž Savšek, and Business Unit Director Ignac Bakše to discuss the automotive industry supplier’s European operations and tour its facilities in Novo Mesto and Velika Loka.  With six plants and more than 1,200 employees, TPV ...
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Summer Economics Institute Program 2018 – Slovenian Students Apply Now!

The US Embassy and AmCham Slovenia invite Slovenian students to apply for the Summer Economics Institute (SEI) 2018 Program, a hands-on experience in Business, Economics & Entrepreneurship in Ljubljana! Do you want to: Learn about business and economics, even if they are not your field? See what it takes to become an entrepreneur? Participate in ...
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SelectUSA Investment Summit

The fifth  SelectUSA Investment Summit  is set for June 20-22, 2018, at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in the Washington, D.C., area.  The SelectUSA Investment Summit is the highest-profile event dedicated to promoting foreign direct investment in the United States.  The 2018 Summit will bring together companies from all over the world, economic development organizations from every corner of the ...
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Ambassador Hartley Presents SelectUSA Program to Business Leaders

On February 13, Ambassador Brent Hartley hosted more than 20 leaders from private sector Slovenian companies interested in exporting to or investing in the United States, as well as representatives from Slovenia’s Ministry of Economic Development and Technology, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, SPIRIT Slovenia, and American Chamber of Commerce.  As Slovenia’s export-based economy grows, Ambassador ...
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Ambassador Hartley Visits Idrija

On February 6, Ambassador Brent Hartley visited the western Slovenian community of Idrija, where he met with the management team of Kolektor Group, a multinational company headquartered in Slovenia with operations in more than 30 countries producing highly specialized mobility components and systems for the European, Asian, and North American automotive industries.  Kolektor’s subsidiaries are ...
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The 6th Annual Summer Economics Institute (SEI)

The 6th Annual Summer Economics Institute (SEI) 2017 held its Final Event on August 30, 2017 at the NLB Center za inovativno podjetništvo (CIP) for the 19 Slovenian university students who took part this year. Ambassador Brent R. Hartley and AmCham Slovenia Executive Director Ajsa Vodnik spoke about this innovative program, which is jointly organized ...
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2017 SelectUSA Investment Summit

Save the date for the 2017 SelectUSA Summit: June 18-20, 2017 in Washington, DC. Further information is available on the SelectUSA website . We’re thrilled to announce that registration is open for the fourth SelectUSA Investment Summit in the Washington, DC area on June 18-20, 2017! If you represent a business and you are considering opening or expanding operations, the ...
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