Committee meeting schedule

This listing gives you an overview of all past and scheduled AmCham committee and working group meetings from January 2011.

Please note that Commitee meetings are open to AmCham members only, who signed up for the
individual Committees beforehand.
In order to join a Committee please contact Committee Chairs or coordinators on the below links.

Governance and Transparency Committee

2017

  • 10 January, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 14 February, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 14 March, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 11 April, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 9 May, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 13 June, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 11 July, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 8 August, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 12 September, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 10 October, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 14 November, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 12 December, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room

2016

  • 12 January, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 02 February, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 08 March, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 12 April, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 10 May, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 14 June, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 12 July, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 09 August, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 13 September, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 11 October, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 08 November, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 13 December, 7:30, Governance & Transparency Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room

Electronic Manufacturers' Committee

2017

  • February 8, 14:30, Ministry for National Economy
  • February 16, 14:30, Ministry for National Economy 

2015

  • February 4, 15:00, AmCham Office

2014

  • January 22, 10:00 Nokia, Komárom, Topic: Low volume, high mix

2013

  • March 21, 13:00 Foxconn, Székesfehérvár: Joint session with the Comittee on Employment and Labour of the National Assembly
  • June 25, 10:00 HITA, strategy on how to motivate companies to relocate their production capacities back to Europe from the Far East

2012

  • April 13, 9:45 Hungarian Investment and Trade Agency

2011

  • 20 January, 10:00, Flextronics Global Services
  • 27-28 July, facitities of NI, Debrecen
  • 29 November, 10:00 AmCham Conference Room

Energy and Environment Protection Committee

2013

  • 30 April, 10:00,  AmCham Conference Room: Meeting with Ottó Toldi, Deputy Head of Dept., Ministry of National Development

2012

  • 21 May, 15:00,  AmCham Conference Room
  • 2 July, 15:00,  AmCham Conference Room
  • 13 November, 10:00,  AmCham Conference Room

 Facilities Management Committee

2017

  • 25 January, 16:00, Extraordinary Facilities Management Committee Meeting, EY
  • 22 February, 16:00, Facilities Management Committee Meeting, EY
  • 26 April 16:00, Facilities Management Committee Meeting, EY
  • 14 June 16:00, Facilities Management Committee Meeting, Coopervision
  • 13 September 16:00, Facilities Management Committee Meeting, CBRE
  • 22 November 16:00, Facilities Management Committee Meeting, Konica Minolta

2016

  • 17 February, 16:00, Facilities Management Committee Meeting, CBRE
  • 20 April 16:00, Facilities Management Committee Meeting, NI
  • 08 June 16:00, Facilities Management Committee Meeting, EY
  • 28 September 16:00, Facilities Management Committee Meeting, (location TBD)
  • 23 November 16:00, Facilities Management Committee Meeting, BLUE Business Interior

 Healthcare Committee

2014

  • 19 March, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room
  • 6 February, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room


2013

  • 13 November, AmCham Conference Room
  • 9 October, AmCham Conference Room
  • 12 June, AmCham Conference Room
  • 8 May, AmCham Conference Room
  • 10 April, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room
  • 5 March, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room

2012

  • 14 December , 8:00, AmCham Conference Room
  • 6 February, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room

2011

  • 6 June, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room

HR Committee

2017 (All regular committee meetings all held in the AmCham Conference room. Ad-hoc subcommittee meetings are not listed below.)

2014 (All regular committee meetings all held in the AmCham Conference room. Ad-hoc subcommittee meetings are not listed below.)

  • January 29: The power of appraisals (The way how to create a performance based culture) Presenter: Ferenc Venczl, DLA Piper and The value of HR controlling (Job Evaluation/Job Descriptions/ Job Grades) Presenter: Zoltán Bán, HAY Group
  • February 26, 2014: To be competitive on the labor market (Salary benchmark & negotiations) Presenter: Mónika Schreiber, Citibank
  • March 26: The well trained manager (Leadership Development Programs) Presenters: Róbert Dobay, Menedzsmentor and Krisztina Kovács, HP
  • April 30: The real partner (The way how employees’ representatives can add value) Presenters: László Szépkúti, Flextronics and László Kiss, member of the Board, Hungarian Vasas Trade Union and Chair of the Flextronics International Kft. Vasas Union
  • May 28: The ROI in case of HR activities (The way how to make visible the results of HR)
  • June 18: The leader as developer of talent
  • June 25: Talents in focus (Efficient ways to select and retain talents)
  • August 27: To be compliant (Pitfalls of legal non-compliance)
  • September 24: The miraculous HRIS (Reliable & fast solutions for data management)
  • October 29: The master of communication (The way how to use communication effectively)
  • November 26: The CSHR manager (The real value of CSR)

 2013

  • 27 March, 16:00-18:00, AmCham Conference Room
  • Topic:  ’Labor Market Review TOP 500’ (Attila Máriás, BDO Hungary), Executives’ Labour Law Guide (dr. Andrea Jádi Németh, bpv Jádi Németh Attorney at Law) and the HR Business Partner Research (Dr. Attila Bokor, Corvinus University Budapest)
  • 24 April, 16:00,  AmCham Conference Room
    Topic:  HR Benchmarking (Presenter: Andrea Szilágyi, PwC and Attila Bokor, Corvinus University Budapest)
  • 29 May, 16:00,  AmCham Conference Room
    Topic:  Flex Work (Presenter: Ágnes Pohánkovics and Eszter Gyuricsku, Deloitte)
  • 16 October, 16:30, AmCham Conference Room
    Open HR Committee meeting with 

    Lisa Bloom on Transformational Story Leadership 

    (Our special guest speaker is arranged by AmCham member company Executive Coach)
  • 27 November, 16:00,  AmCham Conference Room
    Discussing action plan for 2014

2012

  • 25 January, 16:30, AmCham Conference Room
    Topic: Mission, vision, working plan 
  • 29 February, 16:30 - 18:30, AmCham Conference Room
    Topic: Generation Y (Presenter: Szilvia Kocsy and Róbert Bencze, PwC )
  • 28 March, 16:30 - 18:30, AmCham Conference Room
    Topic: Leadership and gender (Presenter: Gábor Pető, Assessment Systems Hungary)
  • 25 April, 16:00 - 18:30, AmCham Conference Room
    Topic: Strategic HR (Matthew Strauss, ARGO)
  • 27 June. 16:00 - 18:30, AmCham Conference Room
    Topic:  Work Environment (Carlo Susa, HR manager of Exxonmobil Hungary)
  • 26 September, 16:00 - 18:30, AmCham Conference Room
    Topic: Open HR Committee meeting with Jayne Warrilow, internationally recognized coach and speaker (Our special guest speaker is arranged by AmCham member company Coaching Without Boarders)
  • 12 December, 16:00 - 18:30, AmCham Conference Room
    Topic: Action plan for 2013 

Information Technology Committee

2014

  • 12 May, AmCham Conference Room
  • 3 March, AmCham Conference Room (Closed Roundtable Discussion with Ákos Péter Bod, Professor at Corvinus University, Former President of the Hungarian Central Bank)

2013

  • 3 April, AmCham Conference Room (Closede Roundtable Discussion with Vilmos Vályi-Nagy, Minister of State for Infocommunication)

2012

  • 26 January, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 29 Marc, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 26 April, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 31 May, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 28 June, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 26 July, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 30 August, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 27 September, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 25 October, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 29 November, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room

2011

  • 7 March, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room
  • 25 May, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 12 September 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 11 October, 8:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 15 November, 8:30 AmCham Conference Room

Innovation Committee

2015

  • 18 March, 09:00, AmCham Conference Room: Policy Task Force kick-off meeting
  • 20 January, 08:30, AmCham Conference Room: Roundtable discussion with József Pálinkás, Government Commissioner responsible for tasks related to the establishment of the National Research, Development and Innovation Office

2014

  • 26 May, 16:00, IBM Open Lab. 
  • 2 April, 08:30, AmCham Conference Room

2013

  • 7 May, House of the Parliament: Open meeting with the Research and Innovation ad hoc Committee of the Hungarian Parliament (co-organized with the Electronics Manufacturers' Committee). The aim of the meeting was to present the main messages of AmCham's recent Position Brief on R&D and to have an open discussion about the areas which in our opinion still need improvement.
  • 23 April, 08:30, AmCham Conference Room
  • 20 February, Hungarian Academy of Sciences: AmCham-GE Roundtable Discussion on Innovation

2012

  • 20 March, 09:00,  AmCham Conference Room
  • 30 November, 09:00, AmCham Conference Room (Closed roundtable discussion with Dr. Zoltán Cséfalvay on the draft National Research, Development and Innovation Strategy 2020)

2011

  • 29 March, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room
  • 12 April, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room
  • 3 May, 08:00, Deloitte Conference Room
     

Labor and Education Committee

2013

  • 05 February, 16:00,  AmCham Conference Room 
  • 01 March, 10:00, AmCham Conference Room - Higher Education Roundtable Session 2: preparatory meeting with the business sector for the roundtable on higher education
  • 06 March, 12:00, AmCham Conference Room - Higher Education Roundtable Session 3: preparatory meeting with the representatives of the academia for the roundtable on higher education
  • 05 June, 13:30, Budapest University of Technology and Economics: Higher Education Roundtable Session 4: joint session of the business sector and universities summarizing the joint messages  of the two sectors on 
  • 17 June, meeting with the representatives of the State Secretariat for Higher Education 
  • 15 August, meeting with the representatives of the State Secretariat for Higher Education 
  • 10 October 16:00, preparatory meeting for the panelists and moderators of First Language Ambassador Summit

2012

  • 14 February, 16:00,  AmCham Conference Room 
  • 3 May, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room
  • 25 September, AmCham Conference Room, 

  • 15 October, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room
  • 29 October, 10:00, Pécs, Higher Education Roundtable Session 1: roundtable on higher education with the representatives of the busniness sector and academia 
2011

  • 25 January 17:00, AmCham Conference Room (Language Ambassadors' Meeting)
  • 8 February, 16:30, AmCham Conference Room

Membership Committee

2014

  • 14 April, 9:00, AmCham Conference Room
  • 15 May, 8:00, AmCham Conference Room

Regulatory Committee

2017

  • 9 February, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 9 March, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 20 April, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 15 June, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting AmCham Conference Room
  • 13 July, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • August 10, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • September 14, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • October 12, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • November 9, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room

2015

  • 19 February, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 12 March, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 10 April, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 17 June, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting with Representatives of Ministry of Justice, AmCham Conference Room
  • 9 July, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room

2014

  • 16 October, 11:00-12:30, Committee Meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 16 December, 14:00-15:30, Committee Meeting with Deputy State Secretary Zoltán Nemessányi

2013

  • 3 July, 11:00-12:30, Plenary meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 2 October, 9:00-10:30, Open Committee Meeting with State Secretary Bence Rétvári

2012

  • 23 March, 10:30-12:00, Working Group Leads meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 12 June 14:00-15:30, Plenary meeting,  AmCham Conference Room
  • 27 July, 11:00-12:00, Plenary meeting, AmCham Conference Room
  • 20 November, 11:00-12:00, Working Group Leads meeting, AmCham Conference Room

Small & Medium Enterprises Committee

2014

  • 7 February, DBH Office
2012
  • 4 April 13:00, Office of Intrum Justitia Kft. (1139 Budapest, Pap Károly utca 4-6.)

2011

  • 15 February 16:00, DBH's Office (1117-Budapest, Gábor Dénes u. 2. INFOPARK D)

Taxation Committee

2017

  • 5 April, 08:00, AmCham Conference Room

2013

  • 09 October, 14:00, AmCham Conference Room, Open meeting with Zoltán Pankucsi, Deputy Secretary of State for Taxation, Ministry for National Economy

2012

  • 12 July, 12:00, AmCham Conference Room

2011

  • 24 February, 12:00, AmCham Conference Room

Transparency Committee (functions as the sub-committee of the Governance and Transparency Committee as of January 2013)

2012

  • 14 June, 16:00, AmCham Conference Room

Agriculture Working Group

2014

2013

  • 29 October, 15:00, AmCham Conference Room
    Kick-off meeting

For further information please contact the committee coordinators on the relevant committee's page.