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United States – Belgian Economic Mission chaired by HRH Princess Astrid

From 4 to 12 June 2022


The Walloon Export and Foreign Investment Agency (AWEX) invites you to participate in a joint economic mission to the United States from June 4 to 12, 2022, under the presidency of HRH Princess Astrid, Representative of His Majesty the King.

This mission, which will successively visit Atlanta, New York and Boston, is organized by the Foreign Trade Agency, the regional foreign trade agencies (the Walloon Export and Foreign Investment Agency, Hub Brussels, Flanders Investment & Trade) and the FPS Foreign Affairs.

Technology in the broadest sense of the word will be in the spotlight and the following key sectors will be highlighted:

  • Life sciences (healthcare, medtech, biotech/pharma, especially in the context of Covid)  
  • Artificial intelligence and digital technology
  • Fintech, smart cities, cleantech, sporttech, audiovisual
  • Agribusiness
  • And also: infrastructure, transport & logistics


For information about this assignment, companies can contact Claire Lammens, Area Manager North America,