Events

    Tuesday 18 Dec
    11:00 AM -
    11:30 AM

    Webinar: Interest Barrier Rules Under ATAD - The Luxembourg Perspective

    Online: web based program, .

    Join Arendt & Medernach, a member of the EACCNY, on a 30 minutes webinar session to be held on 18 December 2018 on the introduction of interest barrier rules into Luxembourg tax law.
     
    The new interest barrier rules foreseen by the Anti-Tax Avoidance Directive (ATAD) will have to be implemented by Luxembourg by the end of this year at the latest and will become applicable as from 1 January 2019. Arendt's tax partners will be pleased to lead you through the technicalities of these new rules, focusing on the practical issues and possible solutions for Luxembourg investment structures. The webinar will focus on practical examples and includes questions from the participants.
    Monday 10 Dec
    07:20 AM -
    07:00 PM

    Invest in Greece Forum 2018: Accessing The Global Debt Capital Markets

    Metropolitan Club: One East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022

    EACCNY has been proudly supporting Capital Link Invest Forum during the last 10 years. Capital Link’s Invest in Greece Forum raises awareness about Greece as an investment destination to a wider investor universe.  Organised in cooperation with the New York Stock Exchange, this forum is a must attend event. Major global investment banks, pension funds and key players in transatlantic finance as well as U.S. and international organizations are in attendance as Capital Link offers a comprehensive review of government reforms, policies and private sector initiatives meant to attract direct investment in Greece.
    Thursday 6 Dec
    08:00 AM -
    10:30 AM

    At the Crossroads – A Look Back and What Lies Ahead: Can Tax Still Drive (Global) Value?

    3 West Club: 3 West 51st Street, New York, NY 10019

    Please join Grassi & Co. a member of the EACCNY,  and other tax professionals from Canada, Ireland, the UK and the Netherlands as they discuss the future of tax and what may lie ahead for the global economy. The program will also include an update on BREXIT, the Ireland Border, the evolving digitization and global taxation of e-commerce, and what going 'global' means post U.S. tax reform.
    Wednesday 5 Dec
    08:00 AM -
    10:30 AM

    Trust & Estate Update

    Marks Paneth LLP: 685 Third Avenue, New York, NY

    Please join the European American Chamber of Commerce for our annual Trust & Estate Update: A panel discussion on trust & estate planning, and investment strategies for multi-nationals. For anyone with family or relationships that span more than one nationality (esp. US and EU citizens) or executives with work histories in different countries this is an event NOT TO BE MISSED. You will be surprised about the tax implications you face in the long and medium term and you want to be sure to address them now.
    Tuesday 4 Dec
    05:30 PM -
    08:00 PM

    What SEC Regulatory Trends Mean for the Crypto Industry in 2019

    Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati (SF): 139 Townsend Street #150, San Francisco, CA 94107

    Please, join Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati, a member of the EACCNY   in San Francisco. Expect a timely discussion on the current regulatory status of tokens and practical strategies for structuring compliant token offerings and token platforms.
    Tuesday 4 Dec
    01:00 PM -
    02:00 PM

    Webinar: Common Considerations and Complications of Co-Investments

    Online: web based program, .

    Join EACC member Pepper Hamilton, for a presentation by two of the firms partners  Julia D. Corelli and Andrew Hulsh to learn why private equity firms seek co-investors, review the dynamics between the private equity firms and their limited partners in these deals, and review the complications that can arise, including regulatory issues.
    This program will address the practical issues and the legal, economic and governance decision points for successful co-investment structures.
    Thursday 29 Nov
    02:00 PM -
    03:15 PM

    Webinar: Global Logistics Outlook - The Year Ahead

    Online: web based program, .

    Join AlixPartners, a member of the EACCNY on this webinar aimed to analyze the state of logistics as 2018 winds down, review some of the major trends that may make 2019 an inflection year, and discuss how 3PLs and shippers should prepare for the year ahead.
    Thursday 29 Nov
    12:00 PM -
    02:00 PM

    CANY Luncheon Series: Vic Fedeli, Ontario Min of Finance

    Yale Club: 50 Vanderbilt Avenue, New York, NY

    The Canadian Association of New York in partnership with the Province of Ontario and the Consulate General of Canada in New York is pleased to invite you to a luncheon presentation with the Honourable Vic Fedeli, Minister of Finance, Province of Ontario. The Minister will be addressing the Government of Ontario’s Fall Economic Statement.

    Wednesday 28 Nov
    10:00 AM -
    11:00 AM

    WEBINAR: The European Union's Trade Secrets Directive

    Online: web based program, .

    Join Ogletree Deakins, a member of the EACCNY on a webinar to learn about the protection of trade secrets and intellectual property under the European Union's Trade Secrets Directive. Developing and maintaining effective and efficient trade secret protection policies and practices can be challenging in our increasingly digitized world. The European Union’s Trade Secrets Directive, which all member countries were required to implement, is intended to protect against the unlawful obtaining, use, and disclosure of business secrets. In addition, a bill recently introduced in the German parliament would add new protections, including a narrowing of the definition of “trade secrets.”
    Wednesday 7 Nov
    03:30 PM -
    07:00 PM

    10th Anniversary of the Mid-Atlantic Energy Technology & Sustainability Forum

    Pepper Hamilton Philadephia: 3000 Two Logan Square, Philadelphia, PA 19103

    Join EACC's member Pepper Hamilton for the 10th anniversary of the much-anticipated Mid-Atlantic Energy Technology & Sustainability Forum, an event presented by Pepper Hamilton LLP and the Cleantech Alliance Mid-Atlantic.
    At this event, thought leaders and groundbreaking experts in the industry will meet to discuss the future of energy and sustainability, the impact of technology, and the current investment climate. The forum will also feature our showcase of leading-edge Mid-Atlantic companies in the field. 
    Tuesday 6 Nov
    08:00 AM -
    10:30 AM

    Fintech Update: What you need to know about Blockchain & Cryptocurrencies

    RISE New York: 43 W. 23rd Street, 2nd Floor, New York, New York 10008

    Blockchain technology is best known as the record-keeping system behind cryptocurrencies seems poised to play a broader role in business.  It will change how we finance, run operations and alter how supply chains work.  Corporate spending on blockchain software is expected to more than double this year to over $2 billion, up from $945 million in 2017 (IDC.) 
    Tuesday 30 Oct
    08:00 AM -
    10:30 AM

    US Regulatory Risks for European Companies

    Yale Club: 50 Vanderbilt Avenue, New York, NY

    The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) continue to actively investigate and prosecute alleged misconduct by foreign-domiciled companies with business or financial ties to the United States.
    Tuesday 23 Oct
    05:00 PM -
    08:00 PM

    Czech Republic & Slovak Republic - 100 Years of Business

    Bohemian National Hall: 321 E 73rd St, New York, NY 10021

    Join  SARIO, (Slovak Investment and Trade Development Agency) and Czech Invest on the Czech Republic and Slovakia's celebration of their  centennial anniversary!  Long tradition and rich culture but also business is what makes these two European countries unique in the region for US companies looking for a new home in central Europe!
    Thursday 18 Oct
    12:30 PM -
    01:30 PM

    WEBINAR: Economic Incentives and Real Estate Options that Benefit Your Business

    Online: web based program, .

    Join New York Grant Company and JRT Realty Group,  member of the EACCNY on this webinar. A major thrust in driving growth is business location and balancing the amenities related to a given site. Most commercial tenants sign 5 to 10 year leases with a large number of decision makers needing to gauge related costs, benefits, and value in determining lease renewal, expansion, relocation, and even purchasing property to maximize space for years to come.
    Friday 12 Oct
    08:00 AM -
    10:30 AM

    Borders vs. Barriers: Navigating Uncertainty in the US Business Environment

    SUNY Global Center: 116 East 55th Street, New York, NY 10022

    The future of the US political and policy environment has the potential to create barriers to the flow of people, goods, capital, and ideas that companies have relied upon to generate growth. Increasing concerns about global shifts in power, economic volatility, and policy changes raise the question as to how companies approach the difficult ask of integrating this uncertainty into business planning and how they can prepare for a variety of future scenarios.
    Friday 28 Sep
    08:15 AM -
    04:30 PM

    Invest in Cyprus Forum 2018

    Metropolitan Club: One East 60th Street, New York, NY 10022

    The Cyprus-US Chamber of Commerce, a member of the EACCNY invites you to the 2nd Capital Link Invest in Cyprus Forum that will take place on Friday, September 28, 2018 at the Metropolitan Club in New York City. The Forum is organized with the active support and involvement of the Cyprus Union of Shipowners.
    Wednesday 26 Sep
    06:00 PM -
    09:00 PM

    Crisis Management in US-Turkey Relations

    Pepper Hamilton, LLP: The New York Times Building | 620 Eighth Avenue, 37. Fl., New York, NY 10018

    Join Pepper Hamilton attorney Alpaslan "Alp" Basaran for a thought-provoking and informative lecture on the present state of U.S.-Turkey relations. Topics to be discussed include the currency crisis, U.S. sanctions, Turkish rapprochement toward the EU, and prospects for future cross-border business between the U.S. and Turkey. Learn more about how to navigate the dramatic changes sweeping through this important emerging market and mingle with your colleagues during the networking reception.
    Tuesday 25 Sep
    08:00 AM -
    10:30 AM

    In Conversation with Pierre Moscovici: “Resilient Growth, Uncertain Politics: the Outlook for the EU as it Heads into Election Year”

    Harvard Club of New York City: 35 West 44th St., New York, NY 10036

    The European American Chamber of Commerce will host European Commissioner for Economic and Financial Affairs, Taxation and Customs Pierre Moscovici for a fireside chat as part of our Autumn Program line up. New York Times Economic Scene Columnist Eduardo Porter will moderate a discussion with Mr. Moscovici, where they will discus the state of transatlantic economic and financial affairs, the future of customs and transatlantic taxation, and answer questions about the European economy.
    Thursday 20 Sep
    12:00 AM -
    12:00 AM

    Sustainable Policy Responses: EU and US Perspectives

    Société Générale’s U.S. Headquartes: 245 Park Avenue (btw 46th & 47th Streets), New York

    The world is changing fast and policymakers on both sides of the Atlantic face a wide range of challenges; be it pushing at bay the spectra of secular stagnation, lowering inequality, defining frameworks to manage new technologies or tackling climate change and migration. In this third edition of the EU and US Perspectives conference series, we contrast the policy choices being put in place in the US and the EU, and debate whether these will ultimate deliver sustainable outcomes.
    Wednesday 12 Sep
    01:00 AM -
    12:00 AM

    WEBINAR. Corporate Compliance Complexities 2018: Key Challenges in Varying Jurisdictions

    Online: web based program, .

    Corporate compliance is getting more and more complex every day. Global regulations as well as local regulations are increasing as is the push for transparency. International businesses are facing a struggle when it comes to understanding this new landscape.