AmCham E-Communique: April 20, 2017

Thursday, April 20, 2017

The American Chamber of Commerce in Canada (AmCham Canada) monthly E-Communique --  News, Activities and Events driving U.S.-Canada Cross-Border Business. 

AmCham Canada National Update

  • LAST CHANCE!   The AmCham Canada - Nanos U.S. Business Confidence Survey, presented by PNC Bank is underway.  If you are affiliated with or represent a U.S-owned company operating in Canada, we urge you to register on the website as a survey participant.  The survey takes but minutes and your opinions are totally confidential and will be grouped with other executives of U.S. owned businesses in Canada. Click here to register
  • Toronto-GTA Chapter has appointed Bill Kitay as Executive Director, effective April 30, 2017. Click here

In the News 

Business, Trade and Economic 

Politics, Policy and Think Tank 

Market Pulse, Culture and Blogs 

  • Dentons releases an annual Dentons' pick of global regulatory trends to watch in 2017. It includes things to watch in regards to trade and regulation for Canada.  

Upcoming Events 

  • May 02 (Ottawa) AmCham Canada Defense & Security committee meeting (Ottawa)   
  • May 17 (Buffalo) 2017 World Trade Celebration-A Trade Advocate navigates risks ahead, here
  • May 18 (Calgary) Save the Date: Questor Technologies President & CEO, Audrey Mascarenhas, click here 
  • May 28-Jun 2 (Niagara-on-the-Lake) CPA Canada in-depth HST-GST Course for tax professionals in Canada, here
  • Jun 04 (Toronto) 10th Annual SEUS-CP Conference – Trade Partnerships at Work, here
  • Jun 15 (Montreal) U.S. Canadian Summit Montreal (supported by Quebec Chapter), here
  • Jun 18-20 (Washington) 2017 SelectUSA Investment Summit, here

Recent Events    

  • Apr 05 – Webinar-American Storm: Top Canadian Concerns (Ottawa Chapter)
  • Apr 04 – Doing Business in the “New” America (Peel Halton Niagara Chapter)
  • Mar 30 – Planning for a Successful entry into the U.S.- Edmonton  (Western Chapter)  
  • Mar 28 – Planning for a Successful entry into the U.S. - Calgary (Western Chapter)
  • Mar 28 – AGM & Networking Event (Peel Halton Niagara Chapter)
  • Mar 07 – Pipelines and Policy: The recent U.S. Election, Opportunities for Suncor and the Canadian Energy Industry (Western Chapter)
  • Mar 06 – Interested in expanding your business into the U.S.? (Pacific Chapter)

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