The European American Chamber of Commerce® hosts a wide variety of events, from in depth macro economic, legal and financial panel discussions featuring industry leaders, to smaller round table discussions on matters that directly affect individual small and medium size business.
Our educational seminars, roundtables, panel-discussions and conferences are designed to educate our membership and the Tri-State region business community on matters relevant to both the US & European business communities. They provide a platform to exchange ideas and network with fellow executives from the US and Europe.
Below is a list of our upcoming events in New York. We hope we will be able to welcome you at our next event. To stay informed about our programs join our mailing list.
Online: ,Join us for a discussion about the viability of negotiating a transatlantic trade agreement. We will be joined by three imminent experts, who themselves have successfully negotiated trade agreements. Our panel will outline what It will take to achieve a trade agreement between the EU and the US and what realistically can be done in the interim to iron out some of the hurdles that are currently inhibiting trade between the EU the US.
Webinar | Everything (Well, Almost Everything) You Need to Know About the New COBRA Subsidy - Session 2
Online: ,Presented by Thompson Hine | Session 2: The most recent COVID-19 relief bill, the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA), was signed into law on March 11. Among other relief provided in the bill, ARPA includes a much-anticipated COBRA premium subsidy applicable to group health plan sponsors.
Online: ,It is clear that the lockdown and other restrictions imposed by various jurisdictions to limit the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19 have had a major adverse impact on the market value of a number of property types. The pandemic timeline shows a growing awareness of the virus in the early months of 2020 with the substantial impact on people, business and properties. Although at present time many restrictions are being lifted, many remain in place and their impact will continue to be felt for some time to come.
Lecture | The Travails of Theorizing about the Integration of Europe: Neo-Functionalism and its Competitors
Online: ,Speaker: Philippe C. Schmitter | How does one develop and defend a theory about a political phenomenon that is unique?
Online: ,Each year, the President of the United States declares the third week of May as World Trade Week. The mission of World Trade Week NYC is to promote the importance of international trade to the New York City metropolitan area economy.
Online: ,The keynote speaker this year will be Tony Uphoff, President and CEO of Thomas, the parent company of Thomasnet.com. The title of Mr. Uphoff's remarks is "The Future of Manufacturing is Here. Now."
COVID-19, A Hard Look Back & A Look Ahead: Lessons learned and what needs to change to be more resilient for the next pandemic
Online: ,From an Economic & Government standpoint: which measures have worked to address the COVID-19 Pandemic and which ones did not and why? Looking ahead what will be the long-term fall out of the COVID-19 pandemic and how can it be mitigated.
Online: ,Hosted by the American Academy in Berlin | The country is growing increasingly divided between a handful of hyper-prosperous cities, mostly on the coasts, and countless left-behind cities and towns.
Online: ,Troutman Pepper complimentary webinar | With the Biden administration off to a busy start and a Democratic majority in both houses of Congress, we have already seen, and anticipate even more, significant changes in labor and employment policies and laws.
Online: ,Europe is embarking on a transition towards climate neutrality and digital leadership. The European industrial strategy to be launched in the Spring of 2021 aims to ensure that European industry can lead the way as we enter this new age. The initiative is backed up by EU COVID Recovery Fund, which will invest €750 billion in rebuilding the European economy. The strategy consists of three drivers will transform our industry, support our small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and keep Europe sustainable and competitive.
How the Pandemic is Reshaping the EU's Economic Governance to Face the Challenges of the 21st Century
Online: ,Despite a rocky start, the vaccine rollout is now accelerating and Europe can look forward to a progressive return to normalcy in the coming months. With consumer optimism on the rise and firms investing in the re-opening, the stage is set for a sharp acceleration of economic activity in the second half of 2021.
Fighting Money Laundering and Terrorism Financing Across the Globe – US and EU Reform Legal Frameworks
Online: ,The United States Congress kicked off the new year by enacting the Anti-Money Laundering Act of 2020, which became law only after both houses of Congress overrode then-President Trump’s veto of the proposed legislation. The Anti-Money Laundering Act is one of the most significant reforms since the USA Patriot Act of 2001 almost 20 years ago.
Online: ,Where is Europe’s economy headed? The continent’s growth should be picking up steam as vaccination programs kick in, lock-downs and travel restrictions are relaxed and global trade recovers. The United States, Great Britain, China and other economies which put the Covid-19 crisis into the rear mirror quicker, are already buzzing with economic activity.
Online: ,This Transatlantic Program is brought to you by EACC Netherlands Since the consequences will be experienced sooner than we all believe, we are pleased to invite you for a conversation on climate-related (security) risks with former Commander in Chief of the Dutch Armed Forces Tom Middendorp. Although COVID19 is a game changer for the economy, it is unfortunately not the only one. More than 50% of the top 10 risks listed in The Global Risk Report of the World Economic Forum are climate related.
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The EACC is expanding its chapter network on both sides of the Atlantic. Among other cities across Europe and the United States we are working on chapters in Miami, Madrid, Frankfurt, Milan and Lisbon/Porto. If you wish to be part of our growing network we would love to hear from you to explore how we could collaborate.