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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 representatives met with Minister of Education, Science, Research and Sport Branislav Gröhling

On June 2, AmCham representatives met with Minister Branislav Gröhling to discuss common areas of interest and present opportunities for cooperation with the Ministry of Education. 

Following the introduction by AmCham president Gabriel Galgóci on the four main pillars of AmCham advocacy activities ensuring Slovakia´s future competitiveness, minister Gröhling agreed with AmCham leaders on the necessity to establish an even stronger bond between educational institutions and private businesses employing hundreds of thousands people in Slovakia. AmCham underlined its support for efficient digitalization of education and soft skills to play a significant role in education reform. A specific cooperation in regional development is also on the list of next steps to be determined.


On the photo (from left to right): Peter Rusiňák (AmCham Policy Officer), František Jakab (AmCham Business-Academic Committee Chair), Gabriel Galgóci (AmCham President), Branislav Gröhling (Minister of Education), Ronald Blaško (AmCham Executive Director), Martin Maštalír (AmCham Second Vice President)