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3M Slovensko s.r.o.

3M captures the spark of new ideas and transforms them into thousands of ingenious products. Our culture of creative collaboration inspires a never-ending stream of powerful technologies that make life better. 3M is the innovation company that never stops inventing. With $30 billion in sales, 3M employs about 88,000 people worldwide and has operations in more than 70 countries. 3M’s diversifie ...

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ABB, s.r.o.

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a leading global technology company that energizes the transformation of society and industry to achieve a more productive, sustainable future. By connecting software to its electrification, robotics, automation and motion portfolio, ABB pushes the boundaries of technology to drive performance to new levels. With a history of excellence stretching back more than 130 ...

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Abbvie s.r.o.

AbbVie’s mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people’s lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women’s health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan ...

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ACCA

ACCA (the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) is the world’s leading body for professional accountants, with over 115 years of experience, innovation and excellence. We champion opportunity within accountancy, demonstrate excellence through our qualifications, and act as a driving force within the accounting profession to constantly improve working practices. ACCA supports over 20 ...

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Accenture

Accenture is a global professional services company with leading capabilities in digital, cloud and security. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries, we offer Strategy and Consulting, Interactive, Technology and Operations services — all powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. Our 699,000 pe ...

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Adient Slovakia, s. r .o.

Adient is the global leader in automotive seating. With 70,000+ employees operating in 200 manufacturing/assembly plants in 30 countries worldwide, we produce and deliver automotive seating for all vehicle classes and all major OEMs. Slovakia with around 2700 employees and 5 locations plays a key role in our operations – beside the production, the business center in Bratislava supports the com ...

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AGEL SK a.s.

The company AGEL SK a.s. continues in Slovakia with its long-term goal, namely the provision of effective health care in economically stable medical facilities that it operates. The effort is to ensure their further development, which will be reflected in the growth of the quality of health services for the residents of the respective region. AGEL SK focuses on the development of hospitals not ...

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AGS Bratislava International Movers, s.r.o.

Pioneer in the mobility industry, AGS Worldwide Movers, is now one of its global leaders, as a result of the innovative vision of its board for the last forty years. Always keeping in mind the evolution of our customers’ needs, we provide tailor-made services in removals and secure storage worldwide.

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Aj Ty v IT

Aj Ty v IT is a well-recognized NGO to ensure equal access to IT education for all girls and women and help them enter the tech job market. In numbers, our goal is to reach at least 30% of the girls in the IT faculties and at least 40% of women working in IT positions in Slovakia. We implement activities for three main target groups. These are girls from 8 to 14 years old, 15 to 19 years, and ...

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Akčné ženy, o.z.

We are independent and professional women magazine. Our vision is to detach from tabloid & mainstream magazines, focus on regular woman willing to progress and achieve their goals in areas of entrepreneurship, carrier, philanthropy, health and society. Our goal is to empower and provide “voice” to those, which wouldn’t be heard and noticed via news, podcasts, videos and interviews. We go ...

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Aliter Technologies, a. s.

Aliter Technologies provides integration, development and consulting services in the area of information and communication technologies (ICT). We have four areas of expertise: Special Systems, Cyber Security, ICT & Cloud and Software Development. The Special Systems Division develops and delivers sophisticated technologies to support special communication and information systems for milita ...

Allen & Overy

Allen & Overy Bratislava, s.r.o.

Since first entering the market in 1999 we have established ourselves as one of the leading providers of legal services in Slovakia. Our experienced team provides legal advice in the areas of corporate, M&A, banking and finance, restructuring, competition, employment, intellectual property, regulatory and dispute resolution over a wide range of sectors. Our success is built on the commitme ...

Apr 30
2024

General Assembly

Be the first to hear the election results and meet the Board Members!

Apr 25
2024

Girls' Day 2024

part of the international 'Girls in ICT Day'

Apr 18
2024

Beyond Green

Navigating the Future of Responsible Business Practices 

Mar 14
2024

EQUAL PAY DAY Košice

organized by Akčné ženy

Mar 13
2024

Job Fair 2024 - Comenius University

organized by Comenius University Bratislava, The Faculty of Arts

Mar 13
2024

HR Learning Circle in Košice

Bridging the Generation Gap

Mar 12
2024

HR Learning Circle in Žilina

Bridging the Generation Gap

Mar 11
2024
Feb 21
2024

Registration for Swiss Re ReImagine Challenge for university students is open

They will generate new ideas that can solve different business problems, create a workable solution, get mentored throughout by Swiss Re experts from different domains, and build a winning pitch. The finalists, under the guidance of local leadership, will think through the problems and present their solutions during Grand Finale in Swiss Re unique premises in Bratislava. The winning team will ...

Feb 21
2024

Marek Chudík elected AmCham BSCF chairman

Every BSCF member company had a right to vote with one (1) vote – there was one vote per BSCF member company. 18 member companies (out of 39 current BSCF member companies) used the opportunity and voted. Please join us in congratulating Marek Chudík (IBM Vice-President Accounting Operations and Systems), who was elected a BSCF chair and will lead the BSCF leadership team for the tenure ending ...

Feb 20
2024

AmCham EU’s vision for the future: Attractiveness of Europe: Agenda for Action 2024-2029

Attractiveness of Europe: Agenda for Action 2024-2029 – the American Chamber of Commerce to the EU’s (AmCham EU) new vision document for the EU’s upcoming legislative mandate – outlines the three priority areas that should drive the European political agenda to strengthen the attractiveness of the region and tackle global issues: A competitive, sustainable and digital Single MarketA strong and ...

Feb 16
2024

AmCham Entrepreneurial Mindset development program in Banská Bystrica #3 wrapped-up on 16 February

The topics of the trainings include: Dynamic labor market & future skillsDesign thinkingGrowth mindset: creativity & flexibilityNetworking skills & relationship buildingThis program was delivered already for the third consecutive year in close cooperation with the U.S. Embassy Slovakia, Banská Bystrica self-governing region, the American Center in Banská Bystrica and thanks to our ...

Feb 15
2024

AmCham meeting with State Secretary Rastislav Chovanec

We were grateful for the opportunity to meet him again and continue in our fruitful cooperation in other areas. During his recent meeting with Martina Slabejova the discussion was centered around AmCham Slovakia's priorities in the following areas: Motivating young Slovaks studying or working abroad to return home the positioning of Slovak companies abroad, the strengths and image they can bui ...

Feb 13
2024

Directory of Members & Who is Who Almanac 2024

DIRECTORY OF MEMBERS 2024Become our partner and gain the best visibility! This publication will be distributed to all AmCham members, to other AmChams worldwide, all Slovak ministries and governmental institutions, and to other representatives of the business and diplomatic community in Slovakia. Book your space now! WHO IS WHO ALMANACInterviews with leaders of the Slovak busine ...

Feb 13
2024

AmCham meeting with Parliamentary Committee on European Affairs

Legislative proposals coming from the European Union or currently being finalized will affect our lives in various areas such as our economy, education, infrastructure, the quality of healthcare, or the digital transformation of our society. Especially in the latter topic, we discussed the potential, possibilities and overall readiness of Slovakia for the challenges that the digital transform ...

Feb 10
2024

Workspace Europe is now part of Stazista.sk

With us, employers can manage all their student activities in one place with the support of an experienced partner with established relationships in the field of University - Business Cooperation in Slovakia and abroad. www.stazista.sk

Feb 09
2024

CMS Guide to Anti-Bribery and Corruption Laws

The Guide provides an overview of anti-bribery and corruption laws in 52 countries worldwide. To access the Guide click the link below: CMS Guide to Anti-Bribery and Corruption Laws For more information, please contact: Oliver Werner, Managing Partner at CMS Bratislava, oliver.werner@cms-rrh.com Juraj Fuska, Partner, CMS Bratislava, juraj.fuska@cms-cmno.com

Feb 09
2024

Contemporary Echoes: Rediscovering Italian Art from 1950-1980, Artworks from the BFF Collection

Milan, New York, 5 February 2024 – BFF Banking Group is delighted to unveil its latest endeavor, the art exhibition “Contemporary Echoes: Rediscovering Italian Art from 1950-1980, Artworks from the BFF Collection”, in partnership with International Arts and Artists.Curated by Renato Miracco and presented in New York City and Washington, DC, the exhibition sheds light on the intrinsic relations ...

Feb 07
2024

Become a partner of the 11th annual Girls' Day event

As a part of the international 'Girls in ICT Day', the primary objective is to inspire and empower more girls to pursue careers in ICT, a field where their representation remains disproportionately low. This initiative serves as a catalyst for narrowing the gender gap within the tech industry. For more details about the event and partnership opportunities, you can download the PDF below or ac ...

Feb 06
2024

AmCham in the Media - January 2024

On January 15, trend.sk published its regular TREND Barometer survey. AmCham's Executive Director Martina Slabejová offered her view on the risks of shortened legislative procedure, also mentioning the stance of the Rule of Law Initiative on this matter. A shortened version of the survey was also printed in TREND magazine on January 18. On Januray 31, teraz.sk published an article summarizing ...

Jan 24
2024

Navigating HR transformations

Throughout these three decades, AmCham has been an active supporter of positive shifts in the HR field, offering various HR events and emphasizing topics regarding labor and social affairs. Ranging from the very well received annual HR conferences and regional HR weeks, all the way to the current AmCham university accredited course “Hands-on HR: Global Trends” delivered to HR students in ...

Jan 24
2024

Redefining the work experience

The hybrid work model is a new normOne of the most prominent changes in the work environment is the shift towards a hybrid model. This model, blending remote and onsite work, is increasingly preferred globally, especially among new talents. It has prompted a significant shift in workplace dynamics and it reflects a growing desire for flexibility and balance, reshaping the traditional office-ce ...

Jan 24
2024

Embracing collaborative leadership

Despite the stories of known sole leaders bringing disrupting changes into the environment such as Steve Jobs, times when the CEO made all decisions are gone. The power of collective wisdom, idea-sharing, and synergy among team members prove to be more potent. Modern managers are expected to be facilitators of collaboration, fostering environments where teams thrive. The challenge for companie ...

Jan 24
2024

(Un)adjusted gender pay gap

Legislative requirementsLooking at over half of the OECD countries, we can see an emergence of legislative requirements that are motivating companies to track their gender pay gap.2 The type of gender pay gap monitored by countries is often defined as the difference between the average earnings of men and women expressed as a percentage of the average earnings of men.3 It is therefore a rathe ...

Jan 24
2024

Winning the best talents in Slovakia

The total additional need for workers in Slovakia will reach approximately 358,000 by 2025, with an estimated 84% being sought after by businesses. This labor shortage impacts not only highly qualified specialists but also positions in the manufacturing sector that require less formal education. Both companies and recruitment agencies encounter challenges stemming from these shortages. What a ...

Jan 24
2024

A human approach

The flexibility of a company has never been as desirable as it is in this online age. To reflect turbulent market changes while also maintaining what’s typical for us, to fight for clients and employees, as well as for interesting and even unusual benefits, to maintain the company atmosphere and to ensure the development of employees and managers. We listen to people I often hear the question ...

Jan 24
2024

Let your reputation precede you

From a marketing perspective, this is the best - and also probably the worst - time to get new recruits interested in a company. On the one hand, there are plenty of platforms for companies to attract the attention of jobseekers. On the other hand, companies need a deep understanding of who they are and how to present their brand in an attractive way. In other words, building an employer brand ...

Jan 24
2024

Leading with empathy

Before the time of COVID, the shared offices of companies were the space through which belonging to the company was built. The colleagues we met there were able to influence us, to make us think about things we hadn’t noticed before. We were in contact with managers from other departments through whom we made our opinion about the company, we were able to collaborate more effectively and to in ...

Jan 24
2024

Can Slovakia attract talents?

In Slovakia, perpetual concerns revolve around election outcomes and the political landscape. Many young talents are opting to leave the country, with a majority preferring to establish roots abroad rather than returning home. In general, we are not able to halt the brain drain and simultaneously attract foreigners, including migrants, to choose Slovakia as their new home. The lengthy legislat ...

Jan 24
2024

Driving innovation and growth in Košice

What motivated the decision to move the production of Siemens Healthineers ultrasound devices from Asia to Košice? Are there specific advantages or strategic considerations that influenced this choice? The decision to move the production of Siemens Healthineers ultrasound devices from South Korea to Košice last year was motivated by several factors. Firstly, we saw strategic advantages in esta ...

Jan 24
2024

Navigating the future of work

These trends are propelled by three overarching themes, each contributing to a new era where HR takes center stage in defining the workplace of tomorrow. 1) HR will refocus its priorities; 2) customer experience (CX), whether internal or external, will be in the center of activities and 3) HR will be a game-changer. The following text explores the key focal points aimed at assisting CEOs and ...

Jan 24
2024

Were you notified? What will you do?

You are an employer, and you receive a report that harassment or even criminal activity is taking place in your organization. What will you do? What action will you take? Although the Slovak Act on the Protection of Whistleblowers of Anti-Social Activity (the “Whistleblowers Act”) sets out obligations only for certain employers, a properly set up internal whistleblowing system is in the inter ...