Past events

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 30 October 2017
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Subject: "Overcoming Obstacles of Doing Business in Bangladesh"

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

H.E. Marcia S. Bernicat

Ambassador to Bangladesh

Embassy of the United States of America

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 03 August 2017
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Subject: "Reflections on the US - Bangladesh relationship

Chief Guest:  Mr. Tofail Ahmed, M.P., Honorable Minister, Ministry of Commerce, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.

Guest of Honor & Speaker: Ambassador Frank G. Wisner, Former U.S. Ambassador to Zambia, Egypt, the Philippines & India, former Under Secretary of State, currently International Affairs Advisor at US-based international law firm Squire Patton Boggs.

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 24 May 2017
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

AmCham Luncheon Meeting

A panel discussion will be held in that meeting on:

“Foreign Direct Investment and Development of Bangladesh”

Panelists: 

Mr. Kazi M. Aminul Islam

Executive Chairman, Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA)

Ms. Nihad Kabir

President, Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dhaka &

Mr. Aftab Ul Islam, FCA

Director, Bangladesh Bank & Former President, AmCham Bangladesh

The discussion will be moderated by the AmCham President Mr. Md. Nurul Islam.

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 06 March 2017
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

A panel discussion will be held in that meeting on:

 “Bangladesh in the Wake of Changing Global Macroeconomic Environment”

Panelists: 

Dr. A.B. Mirza Md. Azizul Islam

Former Adviser to the Care-taker Government

Ambassador Farooq Sobhan

Former foreign secretary & President, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute &

Ambassador Muhammad Zamir

Former secretary, Ministry of foreign affairs & Former Chief information commissioner

The discussion will be moderated by the AmCham President.

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 27 October 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “Overcoming Challenges for Foreign Investment”

 

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

Mr. Kazi M. Aminul Islam

Executive Chairman

Bangladesh Investment  Development Authority (BIDA)

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 01 September 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: "Planning for Prosperous Bangladesh: Strategic Priorities"

Guest of Honor and Speaker:  
Mr. AHM Mustafa Kamal, FCA, MP
Honorable Minister for Planning
Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 20 July 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “Safeguarding Digital Platform in Bangladesh”

 

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, M.P.

Honorable State Minister

Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ICT)

 

A panel discussion on the subject will follow the Honorable State Minister’s speech. The panel discussion will be moderated by:

 

Mr. Aftab ul Islam, Immediate Past President, AmCham Bangladesh

Panelists:

Mr. Habibullah N. Karim, Founder & CEO, Technohaven Company Ltd.

&

Ms. Catherine Seagraves

Environment, Science, Technology & Health Officer

Embassy of the United States of America, Dhaka

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 21 April 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Venue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “Democracy, Economy & Business”

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, M.P.

Honorable Speaker

Bangladesh Parliament

 

 

US Trade Show 2016 
Date: March 03, 04 & 05, 2016 
Time: 10 am to 8 pm  
Venue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 04 February 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Subject:  “The Bangladesh Opportunity: How the EXIM Bank of the United States and Bangladesh Can Partner to Advance Economic Growth”

 

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

Mr. Fred Hochberg

Chairman and President

Export-Import Bank of the United States of America

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 19 January 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “Foreign Direct Investment and the Legal Environment in Bangladesh”

Guest of Honor and Speaker:  
Mr. Anisul Huq, M.P.

Honorable Minister
Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs
Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh

 

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 02 September 2015
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

SUBJECT: “RELEASE OF THE 2015 INVESTMENT CLIMATE STATEMENT - BANGLADESH”

Chief Guest and Speaker: 
Chargé d’affaires, a.i., David Meale
Embassy of the United States of America

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 21 May 2015
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “Economic Diplomacy for Rapid Economic Development ”

Chief Guest and Speaker:  

Mr. A. H. Mahmood Ali 
Honorable Foreign Minister 
Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 15 April 2015
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “Strengthening the Bangladesh – U.S. Bilateral Economic Relationship ”

Chief Guest and Speaker:  

H.E. Marcia S. Bernicat
U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh
Embassy of the United States of America

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 30 March 2015
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “DOING BUSINESS IN BANGLADESH”

Guests of Honor and Speakers:  

Mr. Kazi Akram Uddin Ahmed, President, FBCCI
Mr. Mahbubur Rahman, President, ICC - Bangladesh
Ms. Rupali Chowdhury, President, FICCI
Mr. Mahbubul Alam, President, CCCI (Chittagong Chamber) 
Mr. Anis A. Khan, Vice President, MCCI, Dhaka

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 14 December 2014
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Chief Guest and Speaker:  

H.E. Ambassador Dan Mozena
U.S. Ambassador to Bangladesh

US Trade Show 2014
Date: November 17, 18 & 19, 2014
Time: 10 am to 8 pm
Venue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

INTERNATIONAL PRODUCT SAFETY & ENVIRONMENTAL COMPL


Date: 09 December 2014
Time: 10AM-6PM
Vanue: Bangabandhu International Conference Center (BICC), Dhaka, Bangladesh

Organized by:

American Apparel & Footwear Association (AAFA)

Supported by:

American Chamber of Commerce in Bangladesh (AmCham)

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https://www.wewear.org/events/dhaka2014/

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 13 August 2014
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Ruposhi Bangla Hotel

Topic: “Present Macroeconomic Condition of Bangladesh and the Future Outlook”

Chief Guest and Speaker:                             

Mr. Johannes Zutt
Country Director
The World Bank

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 26 June 2014
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Ruposhi Bangla Hotel

Topic: “Building Infrastructure through Regional Integration and Cooperation: Role of ADB”

Chief Guest and Speaker:                             

Mr. Kazuhiko Higuchi
Country Director
Asian Development Bank (ADB)

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 28 May 2014
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Ruposhi Bangla Hotel

Topic: “Macro-Economy and Investment: Bangladesh Perspectives”

Chief Guest and Speaker:                             

Dr. Atiur Rahman
Governor, Bangladesh Bank

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 30 March 2014
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Ruposhi Bangla Hotel

Topic: “Planning for Rapid and Sustainable Economic Development”

Chief Guest and Speaker:

                                  

Mr. AHM Mustafa Kamal, FCA, MP
Honorable Minister for Planning
Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh

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