Bahamian Cabinet Ministers and the Bahamian Ambassador to the United States accompanied Prime Minister Philip Davis to the Inaugural Ceremony of the Ninth Summit of the Americas on Wednesday 8th June in the Microsoft Theatre, Los Angeles, California. The inaugural address was delivered by US President Joe Biden.

Shown from left to right at a pre-reception are Michael Halkitis, Minister of Economic Affairs; Fred Mitchell, Minister of Foreign Affairs and the Public Service; Anthony Blinken US Secretary of State; Wendall Jones, Bahamas Ambassador to the United States, Colombia and Malaysia; Brian Nicholas, US Deputy Secretary of State for Western Hemispheric Affairs; and Michael Darville, Minister of Health.