On June 20, Ambassador László Szabó gave a warm welcome to the Hungarian business delegation visiting the 2018 SelectUSA Summit, the biggest event of the year promoting foreign direct investment in the United States.

The Embassy of Hungary organized a business networking reception in the delegation’s honor, where they were able to build connections with U.S. government officials, businessmen, and economic development partners. 

Jennifer Kane, Commercial Counselor at the U.S. Embassy in Budapest, led the Hungarian delegation, which consisted of seven innovative companies, as well as representatives of MKB Bank, one of Hungary’s largest commercial banks. Three of the companies participated in MKB Bank’s Fintechlab, Hungary’s first bank-backed financial innovation lab and accelerator.