On February 15 Amcham Real Estate Council organised a panel discussion on developements, changes & challenges in real estates in the Czech Republic. We heard and saw very interesting presentations on Office, Retail vs. Industrial/Logistics, Investment and Residential market, followed by Q&A.
A day after CVUT and GE announced a research agreement that should make the university a top center for aviation research in Europe, AmCham manufacturing members met in the AmCham offices to compare notes on current and future challenges.
(Česká verze v článku.) To enter into the global economic elite, the Czech Republic will need to become better at turning Czech ideas into Czech exports. Today's announcement of an agreement between CVUT and GE Aviation builds the capacity to do just that.
For two decades the flow of investment between the Czech Republic and the USA has been primarily in one direction.
On February 7, 2018, HR Committee members met to share which HR issues face their companies, which HR related topics are interesting for them to discuss and who shall be the speakers & drivers of the events. Participants also voted on the main topic of the year, which became: "The role of HR" - including agile HR, approach to new generation etc. The committee will meet once a month, on last Wednesdays. On March 28, the topic will be: Leadership & optimisation of work processes through music.
AmCham members and Czech government officials convened at the US Residence to welcome US Ambassador Stephen B. King to the country and into the business community. 2018 marks one hundred years since the founding of Czechoslovakia, and the country now may be living at the highest point of prosperity and security in that century of struggle and triumph.