Invest in America 2014 (Shanghai) Summit and Exhibition
March 22, 2014
Jing An Shangri-la Hotel at Shanghai, China
The Invest in America 2014 (Shanghai) Summit & Exhibition - Immigration and Investment Opportunities is the largest USA-themed investment conference and exhibition in China. With instant access to major Chinese media and nationwide business network, the event will attract large crowds of interested investors and business executives who are eager to learn more about your investment and business opportunities.
The two day event welcomes U.S. EB-5 regional centers, investment project developers, real estate brokerage firms, franchises, PE and VC companies, financial services, attorneys, CPAs, international trade agencies, government officials, and colleges to participate in exhibitions and presentations. The two-day exhibition will take place at the five-star facility with a large exhibition venue and excellent amenities. In addition to individual booth space in the exhibition hall, exhibitors will have opportunities to present project seminars, workshops, and private meetings with potential investors and partners.
David S. Appel, CPA/PFS, will discuss the EB-5 Immigrant Investor Program.
David Appel Senior Partner – Tax & Business Services
David Appel is a senior partner in Marcum’s Tax & Business Services division. With more than 30 years of multidisciplinary experience in domestic and international taxation working with family businesses in a variety of industries, has addressed complex issues with family business in estate, succession and retirement planning, including preserving family businesses and wealth transfer to future generations. He leads Florida’s tax consulting operations and serves on the executive committee of Marcum LLP and Florida’s operations committee.
In recognition of his considerable experience in personal financial planning, Mr. Appel was awarded the designation of Personal Financial Specialist by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants.
An expert in estate tax, international tax, business succession planning and family estate planning, he has presented on numerous occasions to banking institutions and municipalities and at various tax conferences.
He speaks frequently on a variety of topics related to the federal EB-5 Regional Center Pilot Program, which was created to encourage foreign investors to invest in commercial enterprises in the U.S. This unique federal program has attracted billions of dollars in investments and has been an effective catalyst for job creation domestically.