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July 01, 2020

AmCham representatives met with met with Vladimír Ledecký, soon-to-be State Secretary of the Ministry of Regional Development

On 22nd June, AmCham’s President Gabriel Galgóci, Executive Director Ronald Blaško, Policy officer Marek Hrubčo, and Member of the Board, Peter Fischer, met with Vladimír Ledecký, soon-to-be State Secretary of the Ministry of Regional Development. 

June 23, 2020

Bird & Bird law firm strengthens its team in Bratislava

As of July 2020, the Slovak Bird & Bird team has been strengthened by an experienced senior lawyer Ivan Kisely who is joining on the position of Counsel.

July 02, 2020

Dentons helps GCs to plan for the next 12 months and beyond with a New Dynamic toolkit

Dentons has launched a New Dynamic toolkit, leveraging the insights of its ex-General Counsel contingent (from Nextlaw In-House Solutions) as well as the insights of legal operational specialists, talent and innovation to create a toolkit to help GCs and In-house legal teams address and reflect on a broader range of topics that will help to inform their strategic planning and help them to navigate the unknown in this New Dynamic.

June 30, 2020

AmCham in the Media - May 2020

As we do every month, we would like to inform you about some of the most important AmCham media appearances.     

At the end of March, AmCham conducted a CEO Survey among its member companies and the key findings were shared with media on April 2. The survey informing that two-thirds of companies will not survive the summer without government help received significant media attention. 28 media outlets reported on the survey, including Hospodárske noviny, etrend.sk, dennikn.sk, ekonomika.sme.sk, startitup.sk, finreport.sk, webnoviny.sk, teraz.sk, tasr.sk, postoj.sk, spectator.sme.sk, finweb.hnonline.sk, The CEO survey was also part of the printed issue of the magazine TREND in the analytical commentary on March 9.


On April 7, webnoviny.sk portal informed about the activity of Slovak.AI, which cooperated in the development of the new prognostic model analyzing COVID-19 pandemic in Slovakia with the Institute of Health Politics (IZP).

On April 8, AmCham published a press release with focusing on measures necessary to mitigate the negative effects of the current crisis on shared service centers in Slovakia: aktuality.sk, pcrevue.sk, e.dennik.sk, ekonomika.sme.sk.

.týždeň weekly published in its printed and online version on April 13 an article written by Ronald Blasko. He presented a positive outlook in resolving the current economic crisis.

On April 14, magazine stavebnictvoabyvanie.sk published an article about home office culture referring to AmCham BSCF data about the shared services sector.

AmCham together with the leading entities in the field of digital agenda and innovation sent an open letter to the Deputy Prime Minister for Investment and informatization, Veronika Remišová. Several media, including aktuality.sk, ekonomika.sme.sk, teraz.sk, touchit.sk, omediach.sk, euractiv.sk, info.sk, dnes24.sk informed about the letter.

On April 22, e.dennikn.sk published an article written by Ronald Blaško about why we need to transform our economy into a knowledge economy capable of innovating and developing our own technologies. He summarized 10 ideas about what Slovakia needs for a successful Slovak innovation strategy.

On April 23&24, kosice.sk and kosice.dnes24.sk informed about the International School, which will be established in Košice Nová Ves as a new project with the support of AmCham.

Slovak.AI published the evaluation of the Government Program 2020-24 in terms of digital agenda on April 24. The statement of key representatives, as well as Gabriel Galgóci from AmCham, was published by teraz.sk and aktuality.sk. The interview with Mária Bieliková, Chair of the of Slovak.AI board, was also published on the portal aktuality.sk on April 27.