Christine Chen, the COO of the leading EB-5 regional center operator, CanAm Enterprises, will speak at IIUSA’s 9th Annual Industry Forum to discuss the future of the EB-5 market and its global focus.
CanAm Enterprises (“CanAm”) is pleased to announce that its Chief Operating Officer, Christine Chen, will speak at IIUSA’s 9thAnnual EB-5 Industry Forum which takes place on October 28-30, 2019 in Seattle, WA. The forum is organized by Invest in the USA (IIUSA), a national membership-based not-for-profit industry trade association advocating for the EB-5 Regional Center Program.
Ms. Chen will participate in a panel entitled “EB-5 from the Front Lines: How to Survive in a Challenging Market and Make Projects More Competitive Globally” together with Eren Cicekdagi, Ed Beshara, Ileana Boza, Bruno L’Ecuyer, and Steve Smith. The discussion will cover the transition of the EB-5 industry from single-market to a global market with investors from different cultures and with diverse needs. The panel will also focus on adapting to the new EB-5 regulations, in particular, the increased investment amounts.
“I am very excited to join this panel. With new regulations becoming effective in less than a month, the EB-5 market is indeed changing quickly. CanAm actively operates in a number of different markets for its EB-5 fundraising, and I am happy to share our views with other EB-5 industry stakeholders,” commented Ms. Chen.
CanAm invites everyone to attend the Annual EB-5 Industry Forum. Prospective investors pursuing permanent residency in the United States are also invited to read CanAm’s EB-5 Program Overviewand inquire about the EB-5 Visa options through one of the various contact options.
The EB-5 Immigrant Investor Programis administered by the United States Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS). The Program provides qualified foreign investors with the opportunity to earn “conditional” or temporary two-year visas in return for investing $500,000 (or $900,000 after November 21, 2019) in businesses located in high unemployment areas that create or retain at least ten permanent full-time jobs for U.S. workers.
With three decades of experience promoting immigration-linked investments in theUnited States and Canada, CanAm has a long and established track record. Basing its business on a reputation of credibility and trust, CanAm has financed nearly 60 projects and raised more than $2.8 billion in EB-5 investments. More than $1.3 billion in EB-5 capital from over 2,600 families has been repaid by CanAm’s 40 projects to date. CanAm exclusively operates seven USCIS-designated regional centers that are located in the city of Philadelphia, the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania, the metropolitan regions of New York & New Jersey, the states of California, Hawaii, Florida, and Texas. For more information, please visit www.canamenterprises.com.