International Registration Information
The following information should help assist you in your travel planning to ITEC 2018. If you are an international visitor or exhibitor, please be reminded that the United States government has instituted new, tighter visa requirements for non-immigrant applicants.
Please be aware this may lenghten the time it takes to process your visa application and may take up to six months to be completed.
Wait times depend on location and time of year, but you can find specific procedures and estimated wait times by checking yourU.S. Embassy/Consulate's website.
You must request a Letter of Invitation by completing a brief form online. All leters of invitation will be sent to you via email unless you supply a Federal Express or DHL account number. The deadline for requesting a Letter of Invitation to ITEC 2018 is August 11, 2018. After this date we will not issue Letters of Invitation.
Four Important Steps to Obtaining a Visa
- Review the U.S. Department of State website for changes to the visa process that may affect you.
- Register for ITEC 2018. You will be able to request an Invitation Letter to assist you in obtaining a visa from the U.S. Consulate in your country during the registration process if you are a citizen of a country where a visa is required to enter the United States.
- Check your passport for the expiration date (passport must be valid for at least 6 months after planned entry to the U.S.)
- Apply early for your Visa.