How to Optimize Social Security Burdens – Issues, Challenges and Prospects

On June 19, AmCham Employee & Labor Relations Committee organized a meeting on How to Optimize Social Security Burdens – Issues, Challenges, and Prospects. Our speakers were Mr. Karol Razniewski, Associate Partner; and Ms. Emilia Piechota, Manager at EY Polska. We discussed important changes in the social security law and its consequences for business and Polish immigration regulations, including work and residence permits for foreigners working in Poland, new EU and Polish ICT regulations, benefits for international corporations resulting from ICT and upcoming changes in Polish immigration law.

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Promoting Poland as an Attractive Tourist Destination - meeting with the President of the Polish Tourist Organization (7 June, 2018)

On June 7, AmCham Travel & Tourism Committee organized a meeting on Promoting Poland as an Attractive Tourist Destination. Our guests were from the Polish Tourism Organization, President Robert Andrzejczyk, and Deputy Director of Strategy & Marketing Artur Brandysiewicz, who updated us on planned promotional campaigns, main challenges, trends and potential cooperation with business.

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Hack the Process of Recruiting Programmers

On June 5, AmCham Business Technology & Services and Employee & Labor Relations Committees organized a meetingHack the Process of Recruiting Programmers. Our speaker was Mr. Tom Winter, Head of Business Development of Devskiller, an AmCham member company that has specializes in work with technical recruiters and software developers. We discussed the best tools to streamline the IT recruitment process and the biggest mistakes companies make when hiring IT developers.

Click on the following links for the material used during the presentation:

1) Case Study.

2) How to make a job ad that no developer than resist.

3) Tech recruitment certification course.


Different Digital Traveler Habits (24 May, 2018)

On May 24, the AmCham Travel & Tourism Committee organized a meeting on Different Digital Traveler Habits, based on a Travelport (AmCham member) global survey highlights, performed on 11,000 people worldwide last year.

Our speaker was Mr. Gavin Teale, Managing Director Eastern Europe of Travelport and we overviewed user trends in mobile technology and what to use to optimize business travel policy.

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Tax Transparency (17 May, 2018)

White Spots on the EU’s Post-Brexit Future

Facing Security Challenges in Central & Eastern Europe (8 May, 2018)

Firmy amerykańskie kluczowym inwestorem tworzącym blisko 220 tys. miejsc pracy w Polsce

Characteristics of Polish Managers

Trapped in Technologies of Net

BREFs and BAT regulations

U.S. Strategy and Policy Towards Europe – Challenges and Prospects

U.S.-Poland Business Summit 2018

B2B Sales Team Excellence Workshop

Artificial Intelligence in Business: Designing and Testing Bots

New EU Fintech Action Plan and implementation of Fintech in Poland: a threat or opportunity for the industry

Polish Media Outlook for 2018 (February 28, 2018)

21 Feb. 2018 Tax Session for U.S. taxpayers

Clean Energy Package

Research & Development Tax Relief (December 13, 2017)

Investments in gas infrastructure in Poland - meeting with Mr. Tomasz Stępień, President of Gaz System (December 6, 2017)

Meeting with Mr. Michał Boni, MEP - eHealth Policy and Regulatory Developments (December 1, 2017)

Polish power sector - meeting Mr. Leszek Jesień, Director of Polskie Sieci Energetyczne (PSE)

Threats of Penal Fiscal Liability – how to manage/mitigate this risk?

Employee Experience - Why It Matters (November 15, 2017)

14 Nov. 2017 New Central Polish Airport – Meeting with Mr. Mikołaj Wild, Secretary of State

Złagodzone ograniczenia dot. handlu w niedziele zmniejszą PKB o ok. 0,1%

Złagodzone ograniczenia dot. handlu w niedziele zmniejszą PKB o ok. 0,1%

AmCham in Krynica 2017

Internet Governance Forum – invitation to participate

Meeting with Mr. Peter Doran, Executive Vice President for CEPA (Center for European Policy Analysis)

Meeting with Mr. Tomasz Szatkowski, Undersecretary of State at the Ministry of National Defense (July 5, 2017)

How HR big data and predictive analysis tool can help HR in transition from an advisory role to being a strategic business partner

Meeting on Blockchain

Tech Sector and Sustainability Today - Development Goals, Responsible Investment and Supply Chain

How to organize a successful incentive group

Eurozone Imbalance Detrimental to EU-US Trade - meeting with Mr. Stefan Kawalec, CEO of Capital Strategy

Nine and a half more-or-less simple things everyone can do to prevent cyberattacks

Workforce Management – Trends and Challenges for the Coming Years

New incentives for business - Meeting with Mr. Marcin Piasecki, VP of Polish Development Fund

Latest trends in travel mobile technology and useful applications available to travelers

Strategies from the Trump campaign

Current landscape of the Polish media market

Annual KPMG Tax Session 2017

Renewable Energy Auction Scheme - meeting with the Energy Regulatory Office representative

FDI in Poland exceeded PLN 712 bln

Sustainability and Workplace Trends (February 28, 2017)

Recent Changes in Tax Law and their Impact on Business

Meeting with Mr. Tomasz Dąbrowski, Director of Energy Department of the Ministry of Energy

Update on the EU Chemicals Policy and the Circular Economy

Meeting with Mr. John Anderson, U.S. Department of Energy

Meeting on Poland's Nuclear Energy Program

Meeting with Mr. Tomasz Szatkowski, Undersecretary of State at the Ministry of National Defense

Update on Investment Incentives available in Poland

New Trends in Transfer Pricing

Enterprise Leadership as a key aspect of management

Expats: Unique Financial Complexities You Face (November 22, 2016)

Meeting with Patrick Ney, Executive Director of Questia

AmCham is hiring!

The EURO Single Market

Cyber Security Incidents - Get prepared to win the battle!

Workshop on Game-based Learning for Skills Development

Tax instruments and State Aid - EU perspective

After Brexit- What’s next for Europe

BREXIT - the commercial and legal implications for the EU Member States and the US

Meeting with Mr. Sławomir Dębski, the new head of PISM (Polish Institute for International Affairs)

What is TTIP about?

Meeting with Mr. Jacek Bogucki, Secretary of State at the Ministry of Agriculture

Defense strategy of Poland - meeting with the National Center for Strategic Studies (NCSS)

NATO Summit Briefing

AmCham June Monthly Meeting with Ambassador Paul W. Jones at Ambassador’s Residence (June 1, 2016)

Meeting with the Plenipotentiary Office for the Strategic Energy Infrastructure of the Ministry of Development

AmCham Diner back at the European Economic Congress in Katowice

Meeting with Mr. Sebastian Płóciennik, Head of the EU Program at the PISM

Trends in polish media

CEO Business Mixer sponsored by Bristol Hotel and Moet Hennessy (April 28, 2016)

Internet Security

General Anti-Avoidance Rule (GAAR)

Minister Witold Waszczykowski spotkał się z przedstawicielami Amerykańskiej Izby Handlowej

Warsaw City Development – meeting with representatives of Warsaw City Hall

Workshop on Leadership Development that drives Results

Annual KPMG Tax Session 2016

Meeting with Mr. Jan Filip Staniłko, Deputy Director at the Department for Innovation at the Ministry of Development

Energy Market Design reform potential

Meeting with Mr. Tomasz Styś, waste management expert at Sobieski Institute

What is the AmCham Diner?

Changes to the tax procedure regulated by the Polish Tax Ordinance

Standard Audit File (Jednolity Plik Kontrolny)

Meeting with Mr. Marcin Zaborowski, Executive Vice President of the Center for European Policy Analysis

The Role of Business in the Future of the Global Internet

Emerging Europe M&A Report 2015/16

Alternative Office Space – the Latest Trends

Fixed-term contracts for employees

Cyber detective work: techniques for professionals in the digital era

Committee meeting with UPS and Brand24

Meeting with the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN)

Employee Equity Plans – disparate tax treatment of employees of American companies compared to EU ones

How to manage business travel to achieve greater benefits?

The Internet of Things

Meeting with representatives of the Polish Armaments Group

Digital Single Market - Benefits and Challenges

An Introduction to Sustainable Development – what, why and how?

Meeting with Professor Marek Banaszkiewicz - Polish Space Industry

Characteristics of growth potential of future leaders in Poland and the CEE region – how to help managers develop their skills

Towards savings – effective business expense management

Big Data – Big Business or Big Problem?

Videos of AmCham Diner at the Economic Forum in Krynica 2015

Judgement: the Essence of Effective Leadership – meeting with Dr. Robert Hogan

Poland versus the new situation of Europe – Do we need a strategy in crisis?

7 June 2015 Waste Producer Responsibility, Liability and Solutions

Warsaw City Promotion

Meeting with Ms. Ann Cataldo, Deputy Assistant Secretary of the Army for Defense Exports & Cooperation

Zbigniew Płaza met with the AmCham Human Resources Management committee

Katarzyna Snyder met with the AmCham Energy & Environment Committee

Meeting with US Embassy

Ilona Antoniszyn-Klik, Deputy Minister of Economy at Manufacturing Committee

Latest Trends in Travel Mobile Technology & Useful Applications Available to Travelers


Working Group Meeting

New Polish regulations governing employee work hours

The 10th Regional Tax Conference

EU Structural Funds and European Commission Programs 2014-2020

Top 50 disruptive technologies

7th European Economic Congress (EEC – European Economic Congress) 20-22 April, Katowice

Focus on the Polish Real Estate Market

7th European Economic Congress (EEC – European Economic Congress) 20-22 April 2015, Katowice

Vapor Intrusion Energy & Environment Committee (10 March 2015)

3 March 2015 US Tax Session

CNBC Television/Burson-Marsteller Corporate Perception Indicators

The Top Myths SMEs Believe about Traditional Advertising

Storytelling in Public Relations.

Reputation management

Reputation Capital

Defense & Security Roundtable Discussion

2014 U.S. Poland Agri & Food Summit

Wind Farm Field Trip

New Renewable Energy Bill meeting (with Bidding Game)

Business Opportunities with Renewable Energy Sources

Understand Your Best Cost Savings Options with Key Travel Suppliers

KPMG Tax Session

Current and Future International Tax Challenges

Shale Gas Special Committee Meeting with the U.S. Ambassador to Poland

Shale Gas Committee Meeting with Scott Perry

Shale Gas Committee Meeting

Real Estate Investment Opportunities with PKP (Polish State Railways)

New Pact for Europe

European Parliament Elections and the Future of Europe

Values and Business

2020: The New World of Work

Polish Immigration Law

Seminar on The Digital Economy Sector in the Face of Current Market Trends and Legislative Changes

Environmental Issues for the Consumer Products Industry

Consumer Products Meeting on EU copyright rules

Sustainability Council Meeting with Minister Korolec (July 22, 2014)

AmCham Awards

April 2, 2014 Monthly Meeting with Minister Lena-Kolarksa-Bobińska

Energy Roadmap 2013

UPS Meeting


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