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Annual General Meeting 2017

21 Jun 2017

On Tuesday, 20 June, AmCham EU held its Annual General Meeting where members reviewed last year’s accomplishments, how the organisation has evolved over the last 18 months and the outlook for 2017.

Lizanne Scott Staff Excellence Award Winners 2017

21 Jun 2017
All Committees

The Lizanne Scott Staff Excellence Award is annually given to a member of the secretariat who has demonstrated outstanding work over the last year.

Executive Council members discuss the importance of the Single Market with senior officials

21 Jun 2017
All Committees
Executive Council

Fifteen Executive Council  (ExCo) members gathered in Brussels on 19-20  June for their spring plenary.

Brexit talks: US business underlines critical importance of market access

19 Jun 2017

As the Brexit talks get underway today in Brussels, AmCham EU urges the negotiating parties to guarantee the continuity of comprehensive market access and alignment of customs codes between the EU and UK.

E-privacy rules need to foster data-driven innovation

12 Jun 2017
Digital Economy

The trust and confidence of consumers and businesses in digital services is key for the success of the Digital Single Market strategy.

Gala 2017 celebrates youth, entrepreneurship and the arts

12 Jun 2017
All Committees

On Thursday, 8 June, AmCham EU welcomed more than 250 government officials, member companies and other stakeholders to the Concert Noble for a celebration of youth, entrepreneurship and the arts. 

AmCham EU raising funds for the fight against cancer

7 Jun 2017
All Committees

An AmCham EU team will participate in Relay for Life, an initiative to raise funds for the fight against cancer. 

US Business reaffirms commitment to tackling climate change

2 Jun 2017

AmCham EU members regret the decision of the President of the United States to withdraw from the Paris Agreement. As American businesses invested in Europe, we remain committed to working together to tackle climate change, while creating jobs and growth. This can be achieved through a global framework engaging all players.

Thank you to outgoing member Christina von Westernhagen

1 Jun 2017

AmCham EU would like to extend a heartfelt thank you to Christina von Westernhagen, who decided to leave her position as Director of EU Advocacy at the Dow Chemical Company. 

Roger Coelho of AmCham EU presents the Transatlantic Economy Report in Madrid

29 May 2017
Transatlantic Task Force

On 24 May AmCham Spain launched the Transatlantic Economy 2017 report in Madrid. 

The future of chemical policy in the EU: Three key takeaways

29 May 2017
Environment

REACH regulation can impact business and investment decisions in Europe. AmCham EU believes that the analysis of such impacts should go beyond compliance costs and the REACH REFIT evaluation expected this year is a good opportunity to address it.

President Trump's visit to Brussels

24 May 2017
Transatlantic Task Force

US President Donald Trump’s visit to Brussels this week to meet with EU leaders is an important milestone for the transatlantic relationship.

Towards a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement between the EU and Indonesia

24 May 2017
Trade & External Affairs

In its latest position paper, AmCham EU outlines its strong support for the ongoing negotiations for a comprehensive free trade agreement between the EU and Indonesia.

AmCham EU Visit to New York and Washington, DC: Assessing the political climate and its potential impact in Europe

17 May 2017
Transatlantic Task Force

On 4-5 May, Susan Danger, CEO, AmCham EU, travelled to New York City on behalf of AmCham EU.

Unlocking new growth in the transatlantic economy

15 May 2017
Transatlantic Task Force

Where to next for the transatlantic economic relationship? How can the current success – as demonstrated by AmCham EU’s 2017 Transatlantic Economy report - be sustained in an increasingly competitive world?

Digital Single Market (DSM) Review: Business welcomes legislative proposal on data localisation requirements

10 May 2017
Digital Economy

The shift towards a European data-driven economy and the principle of free flow of data are critical in every sector represented by the American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU).

10th anniversary of the TEC and opportunities for transatlantic cooperation

28 Apr 2017
Transatlantic Task Force

On the occasion of the 10th anniversary of the establishment of the Transatlantic Economic Council (TEC), the American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) underscores the continued value of transatlantic economic cooperation as a vehicle for jobs, growth and prosperity on both sides of the Atlantic.

Alberto Zilio elected new chair of EP Outreach Task Force

28 Apr 2017
EP Outreach TF

Congratulations to AmCham EU's newly-elected chair of the European Parliament Outreach Task Force, Alberto Zilio (AT&T). 

AmCham Bulgaria Promotes Benefits of EU Single Market

26 Apr 2017
Single Market Task Force

On April, 20 2017, the American Chamber of Commerce Bulgaria, in partnership with AmCham EU, organized a conference “EU Single Market: Achievements and Challenges Ahead”. 

Position Paper: Brexit and the future EU-UK relationship: The US business view

21 Apr 2017
All Committees
Brexit Task Force

The UK’s withdrawal from the EU is raising important questions for the US business community in Europe. American companies – who are heavily invested in both the EU and the UK – require certainty about the path forward for the new relationship. 

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