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The American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) speaks for American companies committed to and invested in Europe. AmCham EU brings together the expertise of 150+ member companies and follows 80+ policy issues at any point in time.

We strive to create a better understanding of EU and US positions on business matters and stand ready to provide the views of American business in Europe.

For any media enquiries, please contact Thibaut L’Ortye, Senior Content Adviser (TLO@amchameu.eu; +32 2 289 10 39).

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  • David McAllister awarded AmCham EU Transatlantic Business Award

    Friday, June 3, 2016
    Communications and Marketing Group
    All Committees
    AmCham EU was pleased to award David McAllister, MEP (EPP, DE) its eleventh Transatlantic Business Award at its Gala Evening.
  • Joint Industry Declaration on the Digital Content Directive

    Tuesday, May 24, 2016
    Consumer affairs
    Digital Economy
    Our organisations, representing the full array of creators, developers, and distributors of digital content, write to express our substantial reservations with the Commission’s latest proposal for a Directive on the contracts for the supply of Digital Content (DCD). We fully support the objective of DCD to boost e-commerce by providing clarity to consumers and legal certainty to businesses, but having analysed the proposed text, we have identified several elements that we worry would significantly undermine the objectives.
  • Business Alliance for TTIP Reiterates Call for Comprehensive TTIP Agreement

    Thursday, April 21, 2016
    TTIP
    Trade & External Affairs
    Transatlantic Task Force
    Ahead of the 13th round of negotiations for a Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) agreement which will take place from 25-29 April 2016 in New York, and the bilateral meetings between European leaders and U.S. President Barack Obama at the Hannover Messe in Germany taking place in parallel, the Business Alliance for TTIP stresses the importance of achieving an ambitious and comprehensive TTIP deal that delivers benefits to business, consumers and society.
  • Further digitisation of industry in Europe will drive growth and competitiveness

    Tuesday, April 19, 2016
    Digital Economy
    The American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU) welcomes the European Commission’s communication on the strategy for the digitisation of industry within the Digital Single Market. It is a concrete action that will ensure coordination among Member States and avoid fragmentation.
  • Implementation of new data protection law needs industry engagement

    Friday, April 15, 2016
    Digital Economy
    Brussels, 14 April 2016 - The American Chamber of Commerce to the European Union (AmCham EU) has taken note of the vote in the European Parliament and would encourage national governments and Data Protection Authorities (DPAs) to consult with industry throughout the implementation phase of the new General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) to ensure consistency across Member States.

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