U.S. and China - Economic forecasts and strategic planning
(May 22, 2013)
On 15 May AmCham members participated in an exclusive U.S. and China Economic Update organized by the Danish-American Business Forum and the Danish-Chinese Business Forum and hosted by CBS.
Guests were ...» Read more
Drivers’ license update – Minister promises easing of restrictions in the Fall
(May 16, 2013)
The Minister of Justice has confirmed they are working to ease criteria for exchanging foreign drivers’ licenses. Results to be “ready in the fall”. Driver’s experience level mentioned as possible criteria.» Read more
Healthcare Committee meets with Danish Regions CEO Adam Wolf
(May 16, 2013)
Healthcare sector is entering new territory with stricter limits on costs. R&D and innovation need to be prioritized further. The regions and the companies have many common interests.» Read more
The Retail Revolution: Prepare for the Unexpected!
(April 30, 2013)
On April 30, AmCham Denmark teamed up with Dansk Erhverv (The Danish Chamber of Commerce) and sister organizations WEAR and Guldsmedebranchen, for an informational seminar on the future of the ...» Read more
Expat Leadership Forum visits the Danish Parliament
(April 24, 2013)
AmCham's Expat Leadership Forum met with host Benny Engelbrecht, Member of Parliament (S) at the Danish Parliament (Folketinget) for a discussion on ‘Working with the Danish Government.’
The event kicked off ...» Read more
TERMA named 2013 Transatlantic Company of the Year
(April 19, 2013)
Danish high-tech defense, security and space company, Terma, has been named AmCham Denmark’s 2013 Transatlantic Company of the Year. The annual award highlights the important contributions of Danish companies actively investing ...» Read more
AmCham Announces New Chairman at Annual Meeting
(April 19, 2013)
AmCham is pleased to welcome as its new Chairman Steve Shillington, Managing Director of McDonald’s Denmark, who took the chairman’s gavel at AmCham’s Annual General Meeting. Shillington takes over from Kim ...» Read more
2013 Transatlantic Company of the Year Finalists!
(April 10, 2013)
AmCham Denmark is pleased to announce the finalists for the2013 Transatlantic Company of the Year:
AmCham congratulates these outstanding companies and wishes them well as AmCham's independent jury evaluates their accomplishments. ...» Read more
2013 Executive Seminars in Analytical Chemistry (ESAC)
(April 10, 2013)
On April 9, more than 200 researchers, chemists, suppliers and industry experts gathered at the Scandic Copenhagen Hotel for the 13th annual Executive Seminars in Analytical Chemistry (ESAC 2013).
ESAC 2013 ...» Read more
Reception for AmCham Fulbright Recipient Renee Cooper
(April 05, 2013)
On April 4, a reception for Renee Cooper, Professor at the Fashion Institute for Technology in New York City and AmCham Fulbright scholar, was held at Søro, the home of ...» Read more
AmCham Announces Recipients of Fulbright Grants
(March 15, 2013)
In May 2009, AmCham Denmark marked its 10th anniversary with the establishment of an Education and Integration Fund. This fund is aimed at encouraging and supporting efforts by institutions, organizations ...» Read more
Roundtable with Daniel Hamilton on Transatlantic Trade Partnership
(March 13, 2013)
As part of his visit to Copenhagen, Daniel Hamilton, Director of the Center for Transatlantic Relations at Johns Hopkins University and co-author of the annual publication “The Transatlantic Economy”, joined ...» Read more
Finance Minister Bjarne Corydon Discusses Government's Growth Plan
(March 07, 2013)
On March 7 nearly 90 business leaders gathered at Ernst & Young for a “Meet-the-Leaders” session with Danish Minister of Finance, Bjarne Corydon. This was the first opportunity for the Minister to meet with AmCham, but also a welcome opportunity to discuss the new “Growth Plan DK” and the general outlook for the Danish economy.» Read more
Growth Plan Targets Foreign Investments and Talent
(February 26, 2013)
Lower corporate tax and easier access to exchange of drivers’ license among initiatives.
With the launch of the growth plan on February 26, the Danish government is aiming to increase both ...» Read more
Foreign Investor Summit Captured on Video
(February 22, 2013)
This short video gives a great overview of AmCham’s 2012 Foreign Investor Summit, an annual forum of private and public sector leaders, who share their thoughts and concerns over the ...» Read more
U.S. Companies more Productive than Danish Counterparts
(February 21, 2013)
AmCham meets with Chairman of Productivity Commission, Peter Birch Sørensen.
On February 21, representatives of AmCham Denmark’s Board and the three of its policy committees met with Professor Peter Birch Sørensen ...» Read more
Putting Talent at the Top of the Agenda
(February 08, 2013)
AmCham meets Parliamentary Committee and Minister for Research and Innovation
The AmCham HR Committee was the driver behind a series of events on February 5 focusing on the need for a ...» Read more
Ravens Beat Out the 49'ers in Super Bowl XLVII
(February 04, 2013)
On February 3rd, hardcore American Football fans gathered at Crowne Plaza Copenhagen Towers for the exclusive live U.S. Broadcast of Super Bowl 47, the championship game of the National Football ...» Read more
AmCham & U.S. Embassy Commercial Service Team Building Dinner
(January 28, 2013)
Not everyone can be a master chef, but we can certainly try.
AmCham and the U.S. Embassy’s Commercial Service, along with members of the Department of State, came together to foster collaborative ...» Read more
2013 Transatlantic Company of the Year Nominations are Open!
(January 23, 2013)
Nominations are now open!
AmCham Denmark is now accepting nominations for its 2013 Transatlantic Company of the Year Award. Aimed at highlighting the significance of the transatlantic relationship, this award recognizes ...» Read more
AmCham Denmark Speaks Out: Back to Driving School...
(January 22, 2013)
Why do we make things so difficult for ourselves? On the one hand we encourage highly skilled, experienced professionals to come to Denmark, then we frustrate them by requiring that ...» Read more
U.S. Chamber of Commerce: Debt Is Greatest Threat
(January 16, 2013)
The U.S. Chamber President Tom Donohue delivered his annual State of American Business address on 10 January. The Chamber expects sluggish growth early in 2013, rising to 2-2½ % by the end of the year.» Read more
AmCham’s New Year’s Reception with Margrethe Vestager
(January 11, 2013)
On January 10, AmCham Denmark members gathered at the residence of U.S. Ambassador Laurie S. Fulton at Rydhave for AmCham’s annual New Year’s Reception. Our guest of honor for the ...» Read more