2012

AMCHAM recently won the award "Best Think Tank" 2012 in Luxembourg, an award recognizing a group or association devoted to developing the most innovative solutions and evolving with HR trends and practices.
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December ABAL

03 December 2012

Guest speaker Mr. Marc Saluzzi, President of ALFI, talked about opportunities and challenges for the funds industry in Luxembourg.
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Bring Your Own Device

29 November 2012

Mobile devices are playing an increasing role in a company's IT policy, and employees like to access corporate data from anywhere with their own devices they carry for private use. This event focused on the related legal, HR and IT aspects of BYOD.
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Minister of Labor, Employment and Immigration Nicolas Schmit spoke at the annual HR event on employment challenges and opportunities.
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AMCHAM celebrated its popular annual Thanksgiving event. Attendees won a wide variety of tombola prizes. This year's special guests were opera singer Helen Smith and magician David Goldrake!
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New Labor Law

20 November 2012

During this AMCHAM event, upcoming changes to the Luxembourg labor law provisions on social dialogue were discussed, as well as the potential impact these changes would have on the attractiveness of Luxembourg as a location for international companies.
Photos: Robert Prendergast

Embracing Diversity

12 November 2012

AMCHAM welcomed Sir John Whitmore, Chairman and Cofounder of the Institute of Human Excellence in Australia and Performance Consultants International in the UK. Sir Whitmore's topic was "Embracing Diversity: Successfully Working and Living in a Changing World."
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November ABAL

12 November 2012

AMCHAM welcomed Sir John Whitmore, Chairman and Cofounder of the Institute of Human Excellence in Australia and Performance Consultants International in the UK, who talked about tips for being happy and achieving the future's potential.
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Annual Fall Welcome

23 October 2012

AMCHAM held its Annual Fall Welcome with Minister of the Economy & Foreign Trade Etienne Schneider. The event was held at the U.S. Embassy.
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This AMCHAM evening seminar, titled “Breaking the Myths of Entrepreneurial Startups”, marked the first event of the new New Business and Entrepreneurship committee. Panelists from a range of organizations aimed to answer the question, "So you have an idea. Now what?"
Photos: Robert Prendergast

October ABAL

01 October 2012

Mayor of Luxembourg City, Xavier Bettel, presented AMCHAM members and friends with an update on multiplicity and current urban development projects. Photos: Robert Prendergast

Mobile Payments

27 September 2012

AMCHAM Luxembourg and APSI held an event hosted by PwC Luxembourg on mobile payments. For a full list of speakers and panelists, click here.
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Game On!

25 September 2012

This AMCHAM evening seminar, titled “Game On! Business Growth Lessons from the Gaming Revolution”, marked the first event of the new Marketing committee. Amy La Thanh (Kabam) and Gaelle Aubery (Big Fish Europe) explored how gamification has impacted their business growth and marketing experiences.
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5 vir 12

12 June 2012

Guest speakers Jean-Claude Bintz, Lakehouse; Raymond Schadeck, Forum of Civilization; Paul Helminger, Luxair; and Robert Goeres, Goeres Horlogerie spoke about the 5 vir 12 initiative.
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June ABAL

04 June 2012

Karl Horsburgh, Vistra, spoke about personal tax planning.
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AMCHAM's ComIT committee hosted an evening networking event wth Francois Biltgen, Minister of Communications & Media, at RTL Studios
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May ABAL

07 May 2012

Troy Bankhead, Head of Marketing & Communication at KNEIP, discussed the 6 keys for promoting your brand through content.
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Chris Pavone, author of The Expats, read exerpts of his book to AMCHAM members and friends at Cercle Muenster on April 27. A book signing and networking cocktail followed. The event was held in partnership with Random House and Ernster.
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March ABAL

26 March 2012

At the March ABAL, Vincent Bechet, Property Partners, discussed trends in real estate in his speech "Luxembourg: An Island in the Storm".
Photos: Geoff Thompson

Directors' Duties

23 February 2012

AMCHAM partnered with Allen & Overy for an event on duties, lessons from case law and practical issues/tips for Directors of Luxembourg companies.
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Special guest speaker Ms. Viviane Reding, VP, European Commission
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The Reform of ADEM

15 March 2012

Mr. Christophe Schiltz, Chef de cabinet du Ministre Schmit, discussed recent reforms to ADEM.
Photos: Geeta Rajaraman

Immployment Law

06 March 2012

The Immployment Law event at PwC Luxembourg on March 6 provided attendees with more information on immigration and employment issues.
Photos: Geoff Thompson

February ABAL

06 February 2012

Guest speaker Patrizia Luchetta, Ministry of the Economy and Foreign Trade, spoke about "Bench2Cures: Philanthrophy for Game Changers"
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An exclusive New Year's Welcome reception, kindly hosted by U.S. Ambassador Robert Mandell
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Chris Williams, specialist in performance management and former international athlete, led attendees through a series of hands-on activities, presenting the concept “Health is Wealth”. Dr. Marc Keipes of ZithaGesondheetsZentrum introduced the event.
Photos: Geeta Rajaraman