AmCham holds its 30th Annual General Meeting
Mar 09 from 18:30 till 20:30

With over 70 participants and honored guest Christopher Robinson, U.S. Ambassador to Latvia our 30th Annual General Meeting was a great success. Members met to review the past year’s activities and elect the Board of Directors. Roberts Melbardis, Pauls Miklasevics, Ieva Racenaja and Sarmis Spilbergs were re-elected to the Board for a 2-year term. Liene Dubava, Dita Erna Sile, Kerli Vares, John Tully and Liga Smildzina-Bertulsone will continue to serve on the Board.

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#EMBRACE EQUITY with EMPOWER HER: Celebrating International Women’s Day
Mar 02 from 16:00 till 17:00

On March 2, the AmChams in Europe, AmCham EU, and the U.S. Commercial Service jointly, hosted a high-level online discussion celebrating the 2023 International Women’s Day (IWD) under the mantle of the EMPOWER HER initiative, participants discovered first-hand how the Department of Commerce and the private sector are embracing equity – the theme of this year’s IWD – and empowering women economically, both internally and in their communities. The keynote address was delivered by Marisa Lago, US Undersecretary of Commerce for International Trade. To revisit the event CLICK HERE!

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What will 2023 bring to KYC and sanctions checks?
Feb 28 from 13:00 till 14:00

In light of the war in Ukraine, AmCham organized a webinar in Connect with AmCham series in partnership with Ellex Klavins devoted to KYC sanctions checks on business partners and clients. The discussion was joined by experts Sabīne Janisela, Head of Sanctions Division, Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Paulis Iljenkovs, Head of Strategic Analysis Division of FIU Latvia. It was moderated by Marta Cera of Ellex Kļaviņš.

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A night at the Opera: Premiere of Jenufa
Feb 23 from 17:30 till 21:00

Guests and members enjoyed the Exclusive Opera Night on February 23, which featured the premiere of the opera "Jenufa" by Czech composer Leos Janacek, directed by Alvis Hermanis. A kick-off reception preceded the performance at the Grand Hotel Kempinski Riga. It was a great evening of music, novelty and great company. Opera Night has become one of AmCham’s key highlight events since 2013.

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IBM Latvija


Being part of AmCham is a great way to maintain business contacts with entrepreneurs and professionals.

Normunds Bergs, Chief Executive Officer, SAF Tehnika

AmCham is a place to meet representatives of other industries and understand the business environment.

Signe Velina, Market Access Manager Latvia of Johnson & Johnson