Panel Discussion: Has procurement reform improved ability to procure higher quality good and services with Dan Ťok - Minister of Transport (in Czech)
On March 22, AmCham finance committee organized a panel discussion on possible scenarios after the end of CNB committments with Eva Zamrazilová of Czech Banking Association, and Jan Vejmělek of Komerční banka. Moderated by Petr Budinský of University of Finance and Administration. Download the presentations - click on the title.
IT committee members met to discuss and plan further topics/activities. For April - September we would like to be focused on the following topics: IT as a service/IT on demand (April 20) – internal IT vs. Outsoursing, Financial/HR aspects, Virtual teams (May 16) – managing/creating virtual IT (& not only IT) teams. Other topics on the list - click on the title.
Office, Retail, Industrial, Investment & Residential markets overview and outlook. During AmCham's annual Real Estate Market Outlook, held on March 7, Richard Curran of CBRE, Miroslav Barnáš of JLL and Petr Hána of Deloitte came together to discuss current real estate topics, as well as to answer questions such as: How can you use real estate to create competitive advantage for your business? What is the current state of the real estate market in Prague and in the Czech Republic, and what are its threats and opportunities? Read further to find out.
How can you use real estate to create competitive advantage for your business? What is the current state of the real estate market in Prague and in the Czech Republic? What are its threats and opportunities?
Meal vouchers, sick days, 5 weeks paid annual leave, multisport cards – these are some of the benefits offered by employers in the Czech Republic. But do benefits play an important role when employees choose an employer these days? Or do they make a difference when it comes to retention, engagement or motivation? If so, why do we see such frequent job-hopping or number of people choosing to move to the public sector? What can companies do to retain talent in the workplace? On February 28, more than 70 AmCham members gathered to discuss these topics with experts from ČSOB, Radisson Blu Alcron Hotel, Amazon EU and SAP Services at Radisson Blu Alcron Hotel Prague.
It´s our pleasure to inform you about new companies which have decided to join AmCham: Roche s.r.o. to join other members in Health Care & Pharmaceuticals category and Prague Congress Centre to join other members in Event Management category.