We are reaching out to select manufacturers in Missouri to extend an exclusive invitation to the 7th edition of the Aerospace & Defense Suppliers Summit (A&DSS), taking place in Seattle from March 12-14, 2024. This invitation is specifically for businesses holding an ISO or AS9100 certification, as this is a prerequisite for participation in the event.

Why Attend A&DSS Seattle?

  • Premier Networking: Engage with global OEMs and industry leaders in commercial and defense sectors.
  • Matchmaking Program: Benefit from pre-arranged meetings with key stakeholders in a sophisticated, professional setting.

Participation Details:

  • Exclusive Access: Two weeks before the forum, access an online catalog with detailed descriptions of all participants to plan your meetings.
  • Personalized Agenda: Approved meeting requests will be organized into a customized schedule, maximizing your experience at the summit.

This is an excellent opportunity for Missouri manufacturers to explore growth and expansion in the Aerospace manufacturing sector.

Sign Up for the Summit:
Ensure your place at this great event by signing up today. For registration and more information about A&DSS Seattle, please visit: Aerospace & Defense Suppliers Summit Seattle Registration

Financial Assistance through MO STEP=UP Program:
Missouri Enterprise is pleased to inform you about the financial assistance available for eligible businesses through the Missouri Department of Economic Development’s “MO STEP=UP” program:

  • Substantial Trade Show Cost Coverage: Up to 70% of actual costs or $5,000 maximum reimbursement for eligible expenses.
  • Travel Expense Reimbursement: 50% of actual travel expenses or $1,000 maximum reimbursement for airfare (economy/coach class) and hotel lodging for one corporate representative.
  • Marketing Media Support: 50% of actual costs or $1,500 maximum reimbursement for eligible marketing media.

Additional Information or to Apply for Financial Assistance:
For more details about the STEP=UP program or to apply, please reach out to Olivia Ross, Trade Specialist – Southwest Region with Missouri International Trade & Investment Office, at Olivia.Ross@ded.mo.gov.

Reserve Your Spot Now:
As participation is limited to ISO/AS9100 certified manufacturers, we encourage you to register early and take advantage of this unique opportunity.

We look forward to your participation in A&DSS Seattle and the potential growth of your business!