Navigating food security in an uncertain world

19 Jun 2024
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Food security in a changing world was the central theme at our event, Food for all: food security in times of crisis held on Monday, 17 June. Leading figures from the agriculture and food sector tackled the challenge of balancing food affordability and sovereignty with the environmental pressures of biodiversity loss and climate change. David Clarinval, Deputy Prime Minister of Belgium, offered a hopeful outlook on future food supplies in his keynote. The panel discussion further emphasised the importance of open global dialogue in bridging perspectives and forging solutions to our shared food security challenges. 

Joining the industry call to finalise the EUCS

19 Jun 2024
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After three years of discussions, the March draft of the European Cybersecurity Certification Scheme for Cloud Services (EUCS) offers a more balanced approach. Together with 26 other organisations, we are urging for its adoption and to finalise the scheme’s adoption process. It is crucial that any future certifications developed under the European Cybersecurity Act, or similarly widely accepted specifications or standards, are non-discriminatory, technically feasible and future-proof to sustain the growth and resilience of Europe’s digital economy. 

AmCham EU hosts its Annual General Meeting 2024

19 Jun 2024
All Committees

On Tuesday, 18 June, AmCham EU held its Annual General Meeting (AGM), where we had the honour of welcoming Mark Gitenstein, US Ambassador to the EU during the seated lunch portion of the meeting. During the internal session, members reviewed last year’s accomplishments, discussed plans for the organisation in 2024 and congratulated Kim Huynh Thi, Senior Events and Marketing Manager for 2024 Lizanne Scott Staff Excellence Award. The AGM also featured the launch of our refreshed Invested in Europe platform.