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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 - February 2020

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

On January 21, Dennik E/N published AmCham´s Michal Krčméry statement regarding the second round of the Head of Telecommunication Regulatory Office selection process. 

 
On January 27th, AmCham organised Healthy Future Conference which was followed by a pre-election discussion with shadow health care ministers. At the subsequent Press Conference AmCham together with 11 other healthcare stakeholders presented 10 commandments for better healthcare for the next decade. The event received wide coverage from media such as TA3, RTVS-TVRTVS-RadioTREND, webnoviny, teraz.sk, hlavnydennik.sk

In addition, Trend broadcasted a 30-minute interview with Martin Vlachynský, INESS analyst and one of the authors of the Healthy future 2030 position paper.

On January 27th, the Slovak Spectator published a special edition focused on business service centres, covering also AmCham´s BSCF activities.  

On January 29 AmCham together with ITAS organized a Press Conference to inform about the upcoming trip to London. As part of the Work in Slovakia – Good Idea Initiative, AmCham representatives attended a reception hosted by the Slovak Embassy in the UK to meet with Slovaks living in the UK and raise awareness about relevant job opportunities in Slovakia. The press conference was covered by TA3, TA3RTVS, teraz.sk, pcrevue.sk, touchit.sk, robime.it.  

AmCham Slovakia & ITAS also introduced results of a survey conducted among participants (Slovaks living abroad) at last year’s events in Dublin and London. Following media reported about the survey: Startitup.sk, eTrend.sk, hnonline.sk, teraz.sk, SME.skekonomika.sme.sk, parlamentnelisty.sk, TA3, Pravda.sk.