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PRESENTATION

The Policy Advocacy Steering Committee is the voice of the AmCham in the public debate. The committee, made up of representatives of AmCham Patron member companies, aims to express and promote their common positions on major economic and political issues.

C0-CHAIRS

Guillaume Artois
Guillaume Artois
Dow
 
Elisabeth  Bargès
Elisabeth Bargès
Google
 
Diane Dufoix-Garnier
Diane Dufoix-Garnier
IBM
 
Frederic Geraud de Lescazes
Frederic Geraud de Lescazes
Cisco
 
Adeline  Lentz
Adeline Lentz
3M
 
Philippe-Olivier  Rousseau
Philippe-Olivier Rousseau
BNP Paribas
 

NEWS

Franco-German Ministerial Council

July 20 2017
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Policy Flash # 5

July 20 2017
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Policy Update # 4

July 20 2017
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AmCham Webinar - Labor Law Reforms

July 06 2017
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Webinar: Labor Law Reforms

July 06 2017
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Loi Sapin II

June 28 2017
AmCham updates you on the lobbying changes under the new Loi Sapin II.
 

AmCham Briefing: Bilateral Economic Relationship FR-US

May 30 2017
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AmCham Confidential: Jon Decker and Laurence Haim

May 30 2017
AmCham members met with Fox New Radio journalist Jon Decker and La Republique En Marche spokesperson Laurence Haim to discuss…
 

AmCham Briefing: Bilateral Economic Relationship FR-US

May 24 2017
(In french)
 

FR-US infographic

May 24 2017
 

Policy Committee: Internal Working Session - May

May 09 2017
On Tuesday May 9th, the Policy Committee discussed about the French presidential elections and upcoming legislatives, the…
 

AmCham Policy Flash: French President Winner

May 07 2017
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AmCham Policy Update #3

May 05 2017
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AmCham Letter on the new country-by-country reporting obligations in France

May 04 2017
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AmCham Confidential with Jean-Hervé Lorenzi

May 04 2017
This morning we spoke with Jean-Hervé Lorenzi, President of Le cercle des Economistes. This breakfast event was a privileged…
 

AmCham Policy Flash: French Presidential Elections

May 03 2017
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AmCham Confidential with En Marche ! Advisers to Emmanuel Macron

April 12 2017
This morning we spoke with En Marche! advisers Christian Dargnat, finance adviser and Aurélien Lechevallier, international…
 

AmCham Policy Flash: U.S. Tax Update

April 11 2017
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AmCham Policy Flash: Duty of Vigilance Law Upheld, Sanctions Struck Down

March 27 2017
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AmCham Policy Update #2

March 21 2017
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AmCham is Recruting: Policy Officer

March 16 2017
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AmCham Policy Flash: Transatlantic Economy 2017 Report

March 13 2017
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AmCham Policy Flash: Trump Addresses Joint Session

March 01 2017
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AmCham Policy Update #1

February 21 2017
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Networking Evening with Senior U.S. Congressional Staffers

February 20 2017
AmCham members enjoyed an evening of productive networking and exchange with staffers from the U.S. Congress.
 

AmCham Briefing: Benoit Hamon

February 17 2017
Our AmCham Briefing on French presidential candidate Benoit Hamon.
 

AmCham Briefing: Report on French External Trade and European Commercial Policy

February 17 2017
Our AmCham Briefing on Matthais Fekl's Report on French External Trade and European Commercial Policy
 

AmCham Policy Flash: Presidentielles at Full Speed

February 01 2017
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AmCham-Bain Barometer Press Release

January 17 2017
Each year, since 1995, AmCham France and Bain & Company's Barometer has taken the temperature of American investors and…
 

AmCham-Bain Barometer 2016 Presentation (French)

January 17 2017
 

AmCham-Bain Barometer 2016 Presentation (English)

January 17 2017
 

Rapport TTIP - Institut Montaigne

October 20 2016
Traité transatlantique : pourquoi persévérer? Créer la plus grande zone de libre-échange au monde : tel était l’objectif…
 

October Policy meeting

October 06 2016
On Wednesday October 6th, the Policy Committee met with AmCham France President Robert Vassoyan. He presented AmCham’s…
 

AmCham's Board met with Minister Jean-Marc Ayrault

September 29 2016
On 29 September, the Board of Directors, led by Robert Vassoyan (President), met with Jean-Marc Ayrault, Minister for Foreign…
 

AmCham France & AmCham EU joint statement on proposed French data localisation requirements

July 26 2016
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Adoption du bouclier de protection des données UE-États-Unis

July 04 2016
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AmCham Confidential with Claire Waysand,Chief of staff to Michel Sapin

June 28 2016
On 28 June, our Policy Committee welcomed Claire Waysand, Chief of staff to Michel Sapin, Minister of Finance and Public…
 

L'AmCham, Partenaire de l'Innovation Made in France

June 22 2016
Le 22 juin 2016 à Lille, l'AmCham lance la première édition de son livret « AmCham : Partenaire de l’Innovation Made…
 

AmCham Confidential with Pierre Gattaz, President of MEDEF

June 07 2016
On 7 June 2016, our board members met with Pierre Gattaz, President of MEDEF and Chairman of the Board of Radiall to exchange…
 

Cocktail reception with US congressional staffers

May 30 2016
On 30 May 2016, we organized a cocktail reception for a delegation of US congressional staffers in partnership with Business…
 

AmCham Confidential with Myriam El Khomri, Minister of Labour

May 27 2016
On 27 May 2016 at Cisco France, our board members met with Myriam El Khomri, Minister of Labour, Employment, Vocational…
 

Baromètre EY de l'attractivité - France 2016

May 25 2016
Retrouvez l’intégralité du baromètre Ernst & Young 2016 sur l'attractivité de la France dans le PDF ci-après.
 

AmCham Confidential with Agnès Romatet Espagne, ministre plénipotentiaire à la Direction des entreprises

May 17 2016
On 17 May 2016, our Policy Committee welcomed Agnès Romatet Espagne, ministre plénipotentiaire à la Direction des entreprises,…
 

AmCham Confidential with Todd W. Onderdonk, Senior Energy Advisor at ExxonMobil

April 26 2016
On 26 April 2016, Todd W. Onderdonk - Senior Energy Advisor at ExxonMobil Corporation presented Exxon Mobil Outlook for…
 

Lettre au Premier Ministre - Proposition de loi DETOX

April 14 2016
L'AmCham écrit une lettre au Premier Ministre au sujet de la proposition de loi dite "DETOX" .
 

AmCham Confidential with Pierre Hausswalt, Directeur adjoint de cabinet de Matthias Fekl

April 05 2016
On 5 April 2016, our Policy Committee welcomed Pierre Hausswalt, Directeur adjoint de cabinet de Matthias Fekl, Secrétaire…
 

Business France’s 2015 Job-creating foreign investment in France Report

March 31 2016
Dear members of the Policy Committee, Business France’s 2015 Job-creating foreign investment in France Report is now out…
 

AmCham confidential with Pierre-André Imbert, Directeur de cabinet de Myriam El Khomri

March 17 2016
On 17 March 2016, our Policy Committee welcomed Pierre-André Imbert (Directeur de cabinet de Myriam El Khomri, Ministre…
 

TTIP: Quelles opportunités pour la France?

February 17 2016
Alors que les Etats-Unis et l’Europe sont engagés dans des négociations pour conclure un partenariat sur le commerce…
 

AMCHAM BRIEFING 6 - BAROMETER

December 14 2015
The key highlights from the 2015 AmCham-Bain Barometer survey.
 

AmCham-Bain Barometer slides (in French)

December 14 2015
French version of the slides.
 

AmCham-Bain Barometer 2015

November 25 2015
Please click here for the full report.
 

AmCham-Bain Barometer Slides (in English)

November 25 2015
English version of the slides.
 

AmCham Insights with Assistant Secretary Kumar

November 09 2015
Mr Kumar is the Director General of the U.S. and Foreign Commercial Service and Assistant Secretary for Global Markets in…
 

Livre Blanc – Le Partenariat Transatlantique de Commerce et d’Investissement

November 09 2015
En juillet 2013, l’Union européenne (UE) et les Etats-Unis se sont engagés dans la négociation d’un Partenariat Transatlantique…
 

Business France - Questionnaire Attractivité 2015 - AmCham

November 09 2015
 

Nord France Invest Presentation

October 23 2015
Find out more about the mission and actions of Nord France Invest, the investment promotion agency for Northern France in…
 

AmCham France statement on the ECJ Ruling in “Schrems vs. Data Protection Commissioner”.

October 21 2015
AmCham France is concerned about the potential disruption to business and the transatlantic economy by the European Court…
 

AmCham Confidential with Franck Proust, MEP

September 15 2015
We were pleased to host MEP Franck Proust to discuss the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership.
 

AMCHAM BRIEFING 5 - Simplification

July 28 2015
The simplification for companies (simplification pour les entreprises) is part of the simplification shock program (choc…
 

AmChams in Europe publishes letter on TTIP

July 10 2015
 

AmCham Confidential with M. Francesco GAETA, Deputy Secretary General of SGAE (Secretariat Général des Affaires Européennes).

July 08 2015
Topic: interaction between national and European policies.
 

AMCHAM BRIEFING 4 - Greens Seminar

July 01 2015
André Gattolin, French Senator, Vice-President of the Senate’s European affairs committee and Yannick Jadot, French MEP…
 

“AmCham Confidential” luncheon with David O’Sullivan, Ambassador of the European Union to the United States of America

June 25 2015
Topic: the strength of EU-US relationship.
 

AmCham insights - INNOVATION: A DRIVING FORCE FOR THE ENERGY TRANSITION

June 18 2015
To discuss the role of business in the energy transition. Our speakers presented the latest report on Transition Through…
 

AMCHAM BRIEFING 3 -Loi Macron

May 25 2015
Timeline: Jan. 22: The bill is submitted by the French government to the Parliament. Jan. 22–Feb. 15: More than 200 hours…
 

AmCham Confidential with Mr. Philippe Kemel

May 20 2015
AmCham Confidential with Mr. Philippe KEMEL, French Socialist MP, Member of the Economic Affairs Committee and Author of…
 

Programme National de Réformes 2015

April 22 2015
Version en français
 

National Reform Programme 2015

April 22 2015
English Version
 

AmCham Confidential with Astrid PANOSYAN

April 21 2015
We have considered to address the following topics: - The Macron bill - Upcoming economic reform projects - Attractiveness…
 

AMCHAM BRIEFING 2 - Malmstrom in Paris

April 16 2015
EU Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström was in Paris for a full-TTIP day on Wednesday, April 15. It was a very busy day…
 

AMCHAM BRIEFING 1 - Kemel's Parliamentary Report

April 14 2015
In July 2013, French MP François Brottes (President of the Economic Affairs Committee at the National Assembly) and Elisabeth…
 

AmCham Confidential with P. DE FONTAINE VIVE

April 09 2015
This is a Patron and Board Members only lunch with Philippe DE FONTAINE VIVE, Vice-President at the EIB. He is currently…
 

EU AmChams Call for Increased Focus on Member State Engagement on TTIP at EU Trade Ministers Meeting in Riga

March 25 2015
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TTIP : fantasmes et réalités

March 24 2015
Les négociations commerciales et d’investissement transatlantiques actuellement en cours entre l’Union européenne…
 

The Transatlantic Economy 2015

March 23 2015
Annual Survey of Jobs, Trade and Investment between the United States and Europe
 

US Chamber Event : Regulatory Coherence & Cooperation in the TTIP

March 18 2015
Regulatory Coherence & Cooperation in the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP): Presentation and Discussion…
 

Policy lunch with French MPs

March 04 2015
With - François Brottes (PS, Isère): President of the Economic Affairs Committee -Yves Blein (PS, Rhône): Member of the…
 

L'investissement direct étranger en région Nord-Pas-De-Calais

March 03 2015
L'Observatoire Régional des Entreprises à Capitaux Etrangers publie une étude sur le degré d'ouverture à l'international…
 

TTIP et convergence réglementaire : jusqu'où aller et qu'en attendre ?

February 13 2015
Pour les échanges entre l’Union européenne et les États-Unis, les droits de douane comptent désormais beaucoup moins…
 

AmCham Confidential with Jean Pisani-Ferry, discussing: France, 10 years from now.

February 10 2015
We are pleased to announce our first, closed doors, AmCham Confidential event which will feature an executive discussion…
 

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP): What are the challenges and the opportunities for my business?

November 13 2014
In her opening remarks, the Deputy Chief of Mission at the U.S. Embassy in Paris discussed the significance of common values,…
 

AmCham Confidential with MP Laurent GRANDGUILLAUME

October 29 2014
Laurent Grandguillaume Nommé secrétaire d’État à la Réforme de l’État et à la Simplification, Thierry Mandon…
 

AmCham France's Competitiveness Workshop with Pierre-André Imbert, Chief of Staff of François Rebsamen, Minister of Labor, Employment and Social Dialogue

October 14 2014
Last Tuesday, AmCham France's Competitiveness Workshop held a closed-door roundtable lunch with Mr. Pierre-André Imbert,…
 

AmCham Round-Table: Data as a Challenge for France's Competitiveness and Attractiveness

May 13 2014
The AmCham would like to thank all of the participants of its Policy Committee round-table dinner on data circulation, and…
 

Executive Luncheon with Jean-Claude Trichet, former President, European Central Bank; Honorary Governor, Banque de France.

March 26 2014
AmCham France had the honor to receive Mr. Jean-Claude Trichet over a luncheon at the InterContinental Paris. AmCham business…
 

Executive Luncheon with members of the Economic Affairs and Finance Committees of the Assemblée nationale

February 05 2014
This is an exclusive event for AmCham France business leaders, providing the opportunity for a discussion on France’s…
 

Atelier de la Compétitivité avec Pascal Faure

January 22 2014
Une discussion avec Pascal Faure, Directeur général de la compétitivité, de l'industrie, et des services (DGCIS).
 

Tribune: Europe-Etats-Unis: créer un marché commun pour la moitié du PIB mondial

November 14 2013
La Tribune a publié une tribune de l'AmCham France qui donne des principaux arguments en faveur du TTIP
 

Response to the Public Consultation on the Transatlantic Free Trade Agreement

May 01 2013
Click here to read the response to the Public Consultation on the Free Trade Agreement
 

PRESS RELEASE: Conference AmCham France: Competitivite, Croissance et Emploi

November 14 2012
Face à la crise économique continue sans précédent, comment est-ce que le gouvernement et le secteur privé peuvent…
 

Tribune - Huffingtonpost

January 01 1970
Climat: à problème mondial, solutions mondiales
 

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