Activities recommended by AmCham
May 17, 2013
Wayne Shorter Quartet
Wayne Shorter – saxophone, Danilo Perez – piano, John Patitucci – double-bass, Brian Blade – drums
& Prague Philharmonia, cond. Martin Kumžák
Closing concert: Wayne Shorter at 80
After last year’s unforgettable Sonny Rollins concert, Strings brings another giant of jazz to Prague
More information and tickets available at http://www.strunypodzimu.cz/
May 14, 2013
You are cordially invited to a Seminar on „Performance Measurement and Motivation“ By King of Performance Management Gary Cokins and president of Aero Vodochody Ladislav Šimek. More information you can find HERE. For all members discounted entrance fee by 20% (to get the discout enter code ACH2013GC during your registration).
May 10, 2013
On June 1 at Smichovská pláž, Rotary Club Prague International is organising its fourth annual Dragon Boat Charity Challenge.
This year it is being held on International Children’s Day and special activities are being included for children as well as a science demonstration, a live theatre performance, live music and a chance for children old enough to try paddling in a dragon boat.
This is a great team-building event as well as a great day out for families. Proceeds of the event will support two major local charities that provide much-needed services to children and the elderly in need; ŽIVOT 90 and Nadace Naše dítě.
April 27, 2013
Addressing the credit and collection professions’ expressed need for an “operational” programme as opposed to individual training events the Attitude Programme covers the principle disciplines and relevant supplementary additions. Your Institute in co-operation with Tower Associates International is bringing Attitude Training to Prague on Tuesday 7th May 2013.
April 25, 2013
Forum 2000 invites AmCham members to attend the NGO Market 2013 that will be held on Friday, May 3 from 11.00 to 18.00 at the National Technical Library in Prague. Admission to the fair is free. This year, the NGO Market will showcase nearly 200 non-profit organizations and offer a varied program with workshops, discussions and practical demonstrations of NGOs’ projects. You can look forward to many activities including a workshop with actor Jaroslav Dušek, meeting with the Greenpeace polar bear and tasting of alternative refreshments. A full-day program for children will also be prepared. More information about the NGO Market can be found at www.ngomarket.cz and www.facebook.com/ngomarket.
March 28, 2013
March 21, 2013
The unique new methodology of measuring companies’ carbon footprint tailor-made for the Czech Republic is the main issue of the workshop organized by TIMUR association. Come and join the workshop on 9th April 2013 at the eco – hotel Mosaic House located in Prague 2. The workshop presentation as well as practical illustration of the carbon footprint measurement will bring you new information about this modern area of companies's interest.
March 19, 2013
AmCham Croatia is planning the 4th Intelektiv Conference on managing and protecting intellectual property rights. This year’s conference will have a regional focus bringing together companies and state institutions from Croatia, Slovenia, Serbia, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Hungary, Kosovo, Macedonia, Romania and Turkey. Program and further information you can find attached.
March 15, 2013
From May 6 to May 8,2013 an 1st annual Fair of Inventions, new Ideas and Innovative products will take place in Prague. The intent of the Trade Fair is to present the newest Czech and international trends, highlight the importance of innovative work and emphasize the importance of industrial property protection for new solutions on the market to innovators, researchers and people interested in R&D. More information is available at www.invento.cz and in the document attached. Deadline for exhibitors applications is March 31, 2013.
March 13, 2013
13th Annual European Shared Services&Outsourcing week is held on 21-24 May 2013 (main conference 22-23 May) at Prague Congress Centre. Including this week Global Procurement Delivery Summit (pages 15 to 17) and Global IT Summit (pages 18 – 21) take place. Please find attached program of the conference. Special offer on IT or Procurement Summit fee for AmCham members: for any Heads of/Directors and above special rate of €299+VAT, if booked this month (normally sold at €1299+VAT). Contact information: Matthew.email@example.com and +4402073689756.
March 04, 2013
U.S. franchise Chuck E. Cheese’s (www.chuckecheese.com), one of the American most popular enterteinment concept for kids, teens, and whole families, and a popular place for birthday parties, is coming to Prague. Chuck E. Cheese’s representative is looking for franchising partners to operate the concept in the Czech market. You can see how the concept works here. If you want to get more information or if you want to meet with Chuck E. Cheese’s representative, who will be coming to Prague for business meetings in April, 2013, please contact Jana.Ruckerova@trade.gov
February 27, 2013
February 22, 2013
The 15th One World International Human Rights Documentary Film Festival will draw attention to the recent dangerous tendencies in the Czech society. The festival’s provocative Don’t Be Scared of EGGality! is to open a discussion about growing intolerance, racism and discrimination.
February 11, 2013
Successfully Navigating Hazardous Waters: The Third Conference on Transatlantic Deals and Disputes_June 2-3, 2013_Frankfurt
The ABA Section of International Law & The International Section of the German Bar Association (DAV) Present the Third Joint Conference which will be held on June 2-3 in Frankfurt, Germany. AmCham members can register at discounted rates.
January 18, 2013
A non-profit EDUin has launched a six month campaign – Czechia speaks about education - to open debate about objectives of Czech education system. If you personally or your company would like to speak about direction of the Czech education, you should visit www.ceskomluvi.cz and join the online discussion or visit some of planned events.
January 15, 2013
Special offer: 20% discount on conference fee for AmCham members.
The conference Investment Incentives in The Czech Republic (AmCham is a partner of the conference) is the first social event dedicated to this topic using a very broad perspective. Investment incentives are now one of the most important instruments of public financial support till the start of the funding period 2014-2020. Thanks to the amendment of the Investment Incentives Act from the middle of the year 2012 this kind of support is significantly more attractive for entrepreneurs. More information here.
December 12, 2012
November 22, 2012
November 08, 2012
Invitation to the conference on Jobs, Competitiveness and Growth with the participation of the French Minister of European Affairs, Bernard Cazeneuve and Minister of Industry Arnaud Montebourg.
The full agenda and an invitation is attached.
November 07, 2012
Register by December 27, 2012 to SAVE!
Steering Committee Announced
The Conference Steering Committee is comprised of some of the leading minds from ACTE’s dedicated member, attendee, sponsor, and volunteer base. The Committee draws on their combined knowledge and expertise to help ACTE identify and develop meaningful program content designed to advance the industry and help senior executives achieve their goals.
For more information, please visit the New York City Global Education Conference Website.
November 04, 2012
Health Care Institute invites you to the conference Effective Hospital 2012 - Strategies in Health Care, designed for top management of hospitals and health insurance companies. The conference is held from 27 to 28 November 2012 at the Clarion Congress Hotel in Prague-Vysočany. More information here.
Special offer: 50% discount on conference fee for Amcham members.
November 02, 2012
The Government of the Republic of Moldova, in partnership with the American Chamber of Commerce in Moldova and with the support of the US Embassy in Moldova is inviting you to participate in the INVESTMENT FORUM to be held in Chisinau, the Republic of Moldova, between November 8-9, 2012.
This forum provides an excellent chance to increase market exposure and learn about new business opportunities. The Investment Forum intends to increase the investment flows to Moldova, as a favourable investment destination, to facilitate the dialogue between investors and local companies, and to identify and promote investment projects by focusing the investor attention on specific sectors.
October 31, 2012
Do you want to have fun, experience a great teambuilding activity and most of all support a good thing? Enroll your corporate team on Liga Cup 2012, the third year of The League of Human Rights´ fundraising football tournament, which will take place on 2 December 2012 for the first time in Prague. By your participation, you will support a unique project of free legal consultancy for patients called The Fair Hospital, within which we have already helped to more than 3000 clients. Enroll your team on www.ligacup.cz today!
October 23, 2012
The Czech Franchise Institute and U.S. Commercial Service in Prague are organizing the 4th American Franchise Days - FrAMchise Days, a presentation of successful U.S. brands and ideas, on November 9-10, 2012 in Corinthia Hotel Prague. FrAMchise Days will include a U.S. franchising concepts trade-show, a conference, business meetings and an evening networking reception.
October 19, 2012
AMCHAM in cooperation with the Association for International Affairs (AMO) and the Embassy of the United States invites you to a unique educational endeavour - U.S. Presidential Debate Simulation 2012. Six days prior the 2012 elections, four students of Czech universities (two representing Republicans and two Democrats) will test their knowledge and argumentative skills in a debate on various issues - ranging from state of the economy through fiscal challenges, defence spending and Iranian nuclear program to controversial social issues such as separation of church and state, abortions or same-sex marriage. The event is held under the auspices of U.S. Ambassador Norman L. Eisen.