The visit of Deputy Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman to the United States began with a series of meetings with the political leadership, including US President Barack Obama, Defense Secretary Ashton Carter and influential Democratic and Republican senators. The deputy crown prince is the chairman of the Council of Economic and Development Affairs. And the focus of his next meetings will be on business leaders of America, more specifically the Silicon Valley chiefs. Meetings with major companies will be an important feature of his visit to the United States. He is expected to pitch the highlights of Vision 2030 for the benefit of the tech companies. The vision focuses on strengthening the Saudi economy and guarantees continued financial leadership and entrepreneurship, thanks to its position and effective partnership in the G-20, in addition to its agreements with a number of advanced countries in many fields.