Louisiana will be hosting the 14th Americas Competitiveness Exchange this fall!
ACE is the premier economic development, innovation and entrepreneurial network of the Americas and a leading initiative of the Organization of American States (OAS).
ACE serves as an opportunity for Louisiana to enhance its presence across many industries and global markets. More...
ACE Louisiana will bring together 50 senior-level government, business and economic decision-makers from across the Americas and beyond.
They will experience regional partnerships, strategic investments and signature projects from New Orleans to Baton Rouge and Lafayette.
Discussions during the event will focus on Louisiana?s innovative approach to economic development and the state?s record of resilience in the wake of disasters.
About Team Louisiana
Established in 2020, Team Louisiana convened a successful effort to bring the 14th Americas Competitiveness Exchange to South Louisiana on Nov. 6-12, 2021. The ACE Louisiana event will showcase the region?s economic, entrepreneurial and innovation strengths, and forge economic ties across the hemisphere and around the world. Representing Team Louisiana are the New Orleans BioInnovation Center, Louisiana Economic Development, Greater New Orleans Inc., the New Orleans Business Alliance, Lafayette Economic Development Authority, Baton Rouge Area Chamber, New Orleans & Company, the Jefferson Parish Economic Development Commission, Greater New Orleans Sports Foundation, Ports Association of Louisiana, World Trade Center New Orleans, University of New Orleans, Tulane University, LSU Health New Orleans, University of Louisiana at Lafayette, and other public- and private-sector leaders from across the region.