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March Plenary focuses on future of EU energy policy

3 Apr 2017
Transport, Energy & Climate

AmCham EU’s Transport, Energy & Climate Committee hosted a plenary session on Tuesday, 28 March 2017 on the future prospects for EU energy policy.

AmCham EU views on Building the European Data Economy

30 Mar 2017
Digital Economy

On 10 January 2017, the European Commission published a Communication on measures for “Building a European Data Economy.” AmCham EU’s members share the Commission’s goal of a European digital single market of the next generation, where connected machines and objects enable huge benefits for the economy and society. 

US business: Brexit negotiations should uphold market access and legal certainty

29 Mar 2017
Brexit Task Force

Following the official notification today by the UK of its intent to leave the EU, the American Chamber of Commerce to the EU (AmCham EU) underscores the importance for US businesses of a successful outcome to the Brexit talks.

New Co-Chairs of Competition Policy Committee announced

28 Mar 2017
Competition policy

Bertold Bär-Bouyssière (Partner, DLA Piper) and Jay Modrall (Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright) have been elected Co-Chairs of the Competition Policy Committee for a two-year term.

Congratulations to the new Consumer Affairs Committee leadership

27 Mar 2017
Consumer affairs

Congratulations to Noëlia Souque Caldato, Senior Manager Government Affairs EMEA, Avon, who has been elected Chair of the Consumer Affairs Committee for a two-year term. 

Women and Entrepreneurship: Fueling social change through economic growth

27 Mar 2017
Gender Initiatives Task Force

On Thursday, 23 March, AmCham EU’s Gender Initiatives Task Force hosted an informal panel discussion on women and entrepreneurship.

US business: We are committed to a strong and united Europe

23 Mar 2017
All Committees

This week we celebrate one of the greatest achievements of the last century. Sixty years ago, European leaders came together and set up a community of shared values and interests, both geopolitical and economic.

Pastora Valero of Cisco elected Vice-Chair of the Board

21 Mar 2017
Board

AmCham EU would like to extend its congratulations to Pastora Valero as the new Vice-Chair (Corporate) of the Board. 

Invested in Europe: How US companies are changing the face of Europe

20 Mar 2017
All Committees

Stories are all around us - they move us, they make us contemplate and allow us to have a deeper understanding of the world we live in. Stories are a vehicle to reach and connect with people.

AmChams in Europe hold their annual Brussels Policy Briefing

17 Mar 2017

From 8-9 March, AmCham EU welcomed 37 representatives from 23 AmChams across Europe to exchange views on advocacy and ways to cooperate - beyond Brussels! This year's Brussels Briefing focused on the Single Market and how to communicate its benefits at Member State level. Our Single Market study will be the cornerstone for further engagement with our ACE colleagues. See photos HERE

For further information please contact Marykate Collins (mco@amchameu.eu)

The transatlantic relationship: stronger than ever

14 Mar 2017
All Committees
Transatlantic Task Force

This year’s Transatlantic Conference examined the implications of Brexit on the EU-US relationship. 

Europe talks transatlantic

14 Mar 2017
Transatlantic Task Force

Last week AmCham EU hosted its annual Transatlantic Week, which aims to promote dialogue and cooperation between the EU and the US. Two highlights of the programme included the launch of The Transatlantic Economy 2017, the annual survey of jobs, investment and trade between the EU and the US, and the Transatlantic Conference.

A message from CEO Susan Danger on International Women’s day 2017

8 Mar 2017
Gender Initiatives Task Force

Susan Danger, CEO, AmCham EU, delivered a video message in support of women worldwide on 8 March, International Women's Day. Watch the message and learn more about how AmChams across Europe are supporting women in the workplace here.

New Chair of AmCham EU Executive Council

8 Mar 2017
All Committees
Executive Council

AmCham EU is delighted to announce that Aongus Hegarty, President for Dell EMC in Europe, Middle East and Africa, has been confirmed as the new Chair of the Executive Council. 

 

Transatlantic relations: To help guide us forward, we can look to our past

8 Mar 2017
All Committees
Transatlantic Task Force

Blog post by Susan Danger, CEO of AmCham EU

Zoltán Précsényi elected as new vice-chair of the Digital Economy Committee

23 Feb 2017
Digital Economy

Congratulations to Zoltán Précsényi, Director for Government Affairs, Symantec, who has been elected Vice-Chair of the Digital Economy Committee on a two-year term.

New Single Market study offers country-by-country analysis

22 Feb 2017
Single Market Task Force

Today, LE Europe presented its new study, The EU Single Market: Impact on Member States. 

AmCham EU Strasbourg delegation strengthens ties with MEPs

21 Feb 2017
All Committees

AmCham EU hosted a delegation of 65 members from 60 member companies at the European Parliament’s monthly plenary meeting in Strasbourg. For two days, on 14 and 15 February 2017, the participants had a chance to exchange views with more than 94 MEPs from across the political group spectrum. 

CETA approval unlocks new opportunities

17 Feb 2017
All Committees

The European Parliament’s vote in favour of the EU-Canada Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (CETA) is a positive signal for Europe’s role in the global economy.

European Electronic Communications Code briefing offers views from industry and Commission

13 Feb 2017
Digital Economy

Friday 10 February -- In a technical briefing for member state attachés, European Parliament assistants and advisors, AmCham EU's Digital Economy Committee delivered industry views on the European Commission’s proposal for a new European Electronic Communications Code. 

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