Managing Director Peter Dahlen last week participated in the annual AmChams in Europe USA conference held in Washington, DC and Chicago, Illinois from 16-20 April.
The visit began with two days of meetings in Washington, DC with colleagues from AmChams around Europe. The delegation attended a conference hosted by the U.S. Chamber of Commerce and BusinessEurope entitled, Transatlantic Business Works, bringing together leading EU and U.S. officials and business representatives to highlight the value of transatlantic trade and investment to Europe and the U.S. The event also saw the U.S. launch of the Transatlantic Economy Report 2018, presented by Dan Hamilton, Executive Director, Center for Transatlantic Relations, Johns Hopkins University.
The group also attended a series of briefings at the U.S. Chamber, as well as participating in selected meetings with key administration officials, Congress, and Washington insiders.
The delegation then continued on to Chicago for a series of outreach meetings and site visits to various member companies, including AbbVie, Motorola Solutions, Northern Trust, and UL.