Past Events

Flagship Events Rebooting Europe Series – online events
12.10.2020 - 14.10.2020

Rebooting Europe Series – online events

  OUTCOME OF THE REBOOTING EUROPE SERIES     Businesses – micro, small, medium and also large – are suffering economic hardship as a consequence of the COVID-19 pan...
12.10.2020 - 14.10.2020 Read more
External EU SME Strategy as a driver of Europe’s Recovery
23.09.2020

EU SME Strategy as a driver of Europe’s Recovery

SME-friendly policies are crucial to mitigating the economic and social impact of COVID-19 and to pursuing a swift recovery. This in turn necessitates a comprehensive and robust SME Strategy that re...
23.09.2020 Read more
Flagship Events EUROCHAMBRES Economic Forum 2019
07.10.2019 - 08.10.2019

EUROCHAMBRES Economic Forum 2019

The 3rd edition of the EUROCHAMBRES Economic Forum (EEF 2019) will be hosted by UNIONCAMERE, on 7-8 October and it will take place in Rome, Italy. This event will  bring together 300 leaders of Eu...
07.10.2019 - 08.10.2019 Read more
Connecting European Chambers 2019
28.06.2019 - 29.06.2019

Connecting European Chambers 2019

The 4th edition of Connecting European Chambers took place in Brussels on 28-29 June 2019. During this event, local, regional and national Chambers discovered best practices from colleagues across Eur...
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AC4SME Werbinar: Monitoring & Evaluating Apprentices inside the SME: theory & practice
20.04.2018

AC4SME Werbinar: Monitoring & Evaluating Apprentices inside the SME: theory & practice

This webinar will introduce to Apprentices Coaches how to support the hosting SME to monitor and evaluate the apprentice in the company. It is a unique opportunity to learn from a pilot program lead b...
20.04.2018 Read more
Training session: The importance of intellectual property in the process of internationalization
08.03.2018

Training session: The importance of intellectual property in the process of internationalization

Technology has advanced at a surprising rate in the past decades, affecting the way we work, travel and even think. Latin America has become an important area catalyzing the interest of European compa...
08.03.2018 Read more
Joint International IPR SME Helpdesks Stakeholder Meeting 2018
31.01.2018

Joint International IPR SME Helpdesks Stakeholder Meeting 2018

The China, Latin America and South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesks are holding their Annual Stakeholder Meeting in Brussels on the 31st of January 2018. The event will include live case-study sessions wit...
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EUROMED Invest Final Conference : Four years boosting Business in the Euro-Mediterranean region
14.12.2017

EUROMED Invest Final Conference : Four years boosting Business in the Euro-Mediterranean region

In the framework of EUROMED Invest, the MedAlliance consortium is organising the Final Conference of the project which will be held in Bruxelles, at the European Economic and Social Committee, on 14 D...
14.12.2017 Read more
Supporting SMEs Against Corruption
07.12.2017

Supporting SMEs Against Corruption

In the framework of the ACTS project (Anti-Corruption Toolkit for SMEs), co-funded by the Internal Security Fund of the European Union, Unioncamere and EUROCHAMBRES are co-organising a high-level even...
07.12.2017 Read more
Latin America and the Caribbean – European Union Business Forum
12.10.2017

Latin America and the Caribbean – European Union Business Forum

EUROCHAMBRES, AICO Asociación Iberoamericana de Cámaras de Comercio, PROMÉXICO and CAINCO Cámara de Industria, Comercio, Servicios y Turismo de Santa Cruz Bolivia organise on the 12th October 2017...
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Tirana Business Matching 2017
28.09.2017

Tirana Business Matching 2017

The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Tirana, as one of Enterprise Europe Network’s partners, will organize the Tirana Business Matching 2017. The event will be focused on foreign direct investmen...
28.09.2017 Read more
Launching event on Trade and Business Opportunities in Jordan
03.05.2017

Launching event on Trade and Business Opportunities in Jordan

The European Union and the Kingdom of Jordan are pleased to invite you to a joint conference on the enhanced trade, business and investment opportunities in Jordan. The EU and Jordan have recently re...
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Making inclusion work: How work-based learning can bring excluded groups closer to the labour market
25.04.2017

Making inclusion work: How work-based learning can bring excluded groups closer to the labour market

EUROCHAMBRES will participate in the event on “Making inclusion work: How work-based learning can bring excluded groups closer to the labour market” on 25 April in Brussels in the EESC from 13.30...
25.04.2017 Read more
International Intellectual Property Rights SME Helpdesks Stakeholders’ Meeting
04.04.2017

International Intellectual Property Rights SME Helpdesks Stakeholders’ Meeting

The China, Latin America and South-East Asia IPR SME Helpdesks are holding their annual stakeholders’ meeting in Brussels. We are delighted to invite you to this event where you will hear about our...
04.04.2017 Read more
Business Beyond Borders matchmaking event at Genera 2017
28.02.2017

Business Beyond Borders matchmaking event at Genera 2017

Business Beyond Borders (BBB) would like to invite you to an international business matchmaking event that will be organised during GENERA on the 28th February and 1st March 2017. The aim of the ev...
28.02.2017 Read more
Energy Efficiency: from legislation to SME reality
31.01.2017

Energy Efficiency: from legislation to SME reality

Energy efficiency is a commercial success factor. Not only is it the most direct way to cut energy and consequently costs, but consuming less energy also mitigates climate change and preserves the env...
31.01.2017 Read more
Creating an inclusive digital ecosystem
14.12.2016

Creating an inclusive digital ecosystem

This event will address the question how businesses, public authorities, citizens and other stakeholders collaborate to achieve inclusive digital transformation. The conference will be a good opportu...
14.12.2016 Read more
How to improve the investment horizons of European businesses
30.11.2016

How to improve the investment horizons of European businesses

Would you like to learn the 2017 outlook of 60,000 businesses from across Europe? Or discuss how to improve the investment readiness of European start-ups? Those are the key questions to be addresse...
30.11.2016 Read more
Business Breakfast: “The Rise of Micro-Multinationals”
23.06.2016

Business Breakfast: “The Rise of Micro-Multinationals”

The micro-multinational is a new breed of company which is challenging the old ways of doing business and changing the face of global commerce. The May 2016 HSBC report “The rise of micro-multinatio...
23.06.2016 Read more
InvestHorizon Seminar “Investment Readiness for European Entrepreneurs and Investors”
02.06.2016

InvestHorizon Seminar “Investment Readiness for European Entrepreneurs and Investors”

This half-day Stakeholders Seminar “Investment Readiness for European Entrepreneurs and Investors” is organised by the European programme InvestHorizon, designed to increase investments made in in...
02.06.2016 Read more
Launch cocktail of “EU Asia Business Link” (EAlink)
25.05.2016

Launch cocktail of “EU Asia Business Link” (EAlink)

We are pleased to invite you to a launch cocktail of the newly-designed EALink platform, in the presence of MEP Neena Gill. The EU Asia Business Link (EALink) is a webportal aimed at helping Europe...
25.05.2016 Read more
EU – South East Asia Business Days at EXPO Milano 2015
29.09.2015

EU – South East Asia Business Days at EXPO Milano 2015

You will have the chance to meet on 29 and 30 September South East Asian and European counterparts during the b2b sessions in order to discuss concrete cooperation projects in business, technology and...
29.09.2015 Read more
EU Food Tourism Business Days
28.09.2015

EU Food Tourism Business Days

You will gain easy access to enterprises, clusters and stakeholders in the food tourism-related sectors, and will get new opportunities and competitive advantages! In the framework of the European...
28.09.2015 Read more
EU – Sub Saharan Africa Business Days at EXPO Milano 2015
18.09.2015

EU – Sub Saharan Africa Business Days at EXPO Milano 2015

You will have the chance to meet on 18 and 19 September Sub Saharan African and European counterparts during the b2b sessions in order to discuss concrete cooperation projects in business, technology...
18.09.2015 Read more
EU-JAPAN days at EXPO Milano 2015
10.07.2015

EU-JAPAN days at EXPO Milano 2015

Expo Milano 2015 is taking place from 1 May to 31 October with the central theme of “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life”. The EU-JAPAN days will take place during the Expo on 10 and 11 July. T...
10.07.2015 Read more
EU – Latin America & the Caribbean Days
12.06.2015

EU – Latin America & the Caribbean Days

The EU – Latin America & the Caribbean event on Creativity and innovation in the Agro-food sector will take place during the Milan Expo on 12 and 13 June 2015. Creativity and innovation in the Agro...
12.06.2015 Read more
9th World Chambers Congress
10.06.2015

9th World Chambers Congress

From 10 to 12 June 2015, delegates from Chambers of Commerce worldwide and businessmen will get together in Torino for a three-day global Congress and business meetings programme. The ICC WCF 9th Wor...
10.06.2015 Read more
EU-CHINA days at EXPO Milano 2015
09.06.2015 - 10.06.2015

EU-CHINA days at EXPO Milano 2015

Expo Milano 2015 is taking place from 1 May to 31 October with the central theme of “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life”. The EU-CHINA days will take place during the Expo on 9 and 10 June. Th...
09.06.2015 - 10.06.2015 Read more
EUROCHAMBRES 117th Plenary Assembly & EU-Central Asia Forum
04.06.2015 - 05.06.2015

EUROCHAMBRES 117th Plenary Assembly & EU-Central Asia Forum

The event will consist of EUROCHAMBRES Plenary Assembly which will take place on June 5 from 9:30 till 12:00 and EU-Central Asia Forum which is planned from 13:30 till 16:00. The Forum is aiming at...
04.06.2015 - 05.06.2015 Read more
Lightening the load: National experiences and best practices for a new EU better law-making agreement
03.06.2015

Lightening the load: National experiences and best practices for a new EU better law-making agreement

The European Commission published a comprehensive Better Regulation Package on 19 May, which will kick-off negotiations with the Council and the European Parliament on a new inter-institutional agreem...
03.06.2015 Read more
Digital Single Market Package
07.05.2015

Digital Single Market Package

EU cross-border services represent only 4% of the EU’s digital economy, which is why creating a connected digital single market is one of the ten priorities of the 2014-19 European Commission. Vice-...
07.05.2015 Read more
EU-Mediterranean & Turkey days at EXPO Milano 2015
06.05.2015 - 07.05.2015

EU-Mediterranean & Turkey days at EXPO Milano 2015

Expo Milano 2015 is taking place from 1 May to 31 October with the central theme of “Feeding the Planet, Energy for Life”. The EU-Mediterranean & Turkey days will take place during the Expo on...
06.05.2015 - 07.05.2015 Read more
Policy conference “Boosting the investment readiness of SMEs in Europe”
23.04.2015

Policy conference “Boosting the investment readiness of SMEs in Europe”

InvestHorizon invites stakeholders from the entrepreneurship and financing ecosystems as well as policy makers to a one-day-conference on new insights into investment readiness with dedicated discussi...
23.04.2015 Read more
European funding for innovative small businesses
12.03.2015

European funding for innovative small businesses

EUROCHAMBRES will host a Info Day on European funding for innovative small businesses. Within the European framework programme Horizon 2020, two programmes target particularly innovative small busi...
12.03.2015 Read more
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) – new business ‎opportunities for SMEs
26.02.2015

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) – new business ‎opportunities for SMEs

After an introductory statement experts of the European Parliament and European ‎business associations and chambers as well as representatives of SMEs and NGOs ‎will discuss the challenges and opp...
26.02.2015 Read more
“Mediation for Growth” conferenc
10.12.2014

“Mediation for Growth” conferenc

Unsolved disputes and lengthy judicial proceedings bear high costs for businesses. A 2014 study, published by the Legal Affairs Committee of the European Parliament, estimates that if mediation would...
10.12.2014 Read more
Forecasting and delivering skills at regional level
20.11.2014

Forecasting and delivering skills at regional level

Joint event with the Committee of the Regions with the participation of both presidents, focusing on skills forecasting and vocational training. Local stakeholders are increasingly active in reduci...
20.11.2014 Read more
Workshop: Finance for SMEs
03.11.2014

Workshop: Finance for SMEs

A group of discussants, together with the audience, will brainstorm on how to resolve problems related to access to finance of businesses at different stages of development. Cases will be presented by...
03.11.2014 Read more
European Parliament of Enterprises
16.10.2014

European Parliament of Enterprises

The European Parliament of Enterprises is organised by EUROCHAMBRES once every two years. The first edition of the event was launched on 14 October 2008 on the occasion of EUROCHAMBRES' 50th anniversa...
16.10.2014 Read more
What can the business community bring to EU Enlargement?
16.10.2014

What can the business community bring to EU Enlargement?

One week after the publication of the 2014 Enlargement strategy and progress reports by the European Commission, the conference will provide a forum for debate on key Enlargement issues of specific im...
16.10.2014 Read more
Mapping the Cost of Non-Europe, a European Parliament study
10.10.2014

Mapping the Cost of Non-Europe, a European Parliament study

Europe's economy could be boosted by €990 billion – equivalent to 7.5% of current GDP – if more action is undertaken at EU level, according to a recent report from the European Parliament. The s...
10.10.2014 Read more
Towards the 2030 framework: reconciling climate action with economic competitiveness
08.10.2014

Towards the 2030 framework: reconciling climate action with economic competitiveness

On 23 and 24 October, the European Council is expected to decide on the cornerstones of Europe’s climate and energy policy until 2030. Against this background, the aim of this high-level policy dial...
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A flagship initiative on apprenticeships Dual VET delivering the skills Europe needs
25.09.2014

A flagship initiative on apprenticeships Dual VET delivering the skills Europe needs

In January 2012, the European Council agreed that member states should ‘substantially increase the number of apprenticeships and traineeships’. Subsequent progress has been minimal. This is why EU...
25.09.2014 Read more
Conference on Public-Private Partnership Program for Infrastructure Projects in the Republic of the Philippines
16.09.2014

Conference on Public-Private Partnership Program for Infrastructure Projects in the Republic of the Philippines

On the occasion of the visit to Europe of His Excellency President Benigno Simeon Aquino III, the Government of the Republic of the Philippines in close cooperation with EUROCHAMBRES will organize a ...
16.09.2014 Read more
60 Seconds for Businesses
08.07.2014 - 09.07.2014

60 Seconds for Businesses

On 8-9 July, EUROCHAMBRES was in the European Parliament in Brussels to film brief statements from Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) on four crucial topics for companies: internationalisation,...
08.07.2014 - 09.07.2014 Read more
Brussels launch of the EU-ASEAN Business Networks in Indonesia, The Philippines and Vietnam
25.06.2014

Brussels launch of the EU-ASEAN Business Networks in Indonesia, The Philippines and Vietnam

Promoting and supporting SMEs’ economic activities outside the European Union is an important part of the EU’s overall competitiveness strategy outlined in the Europe 2020 flagship communication....
25.06.2014 Read more
Smart Energy for SME Growth
24.06.2014

Smart Energy for SME Growth

In recent years, rising energy prices and economic hardship have challenged the competitiveness of Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) across Europe. However, building on their innovative spirit...
24.06.2014 Read more
ETCF II Final Conference
03.06.2014

ETCF II Final Conference

EU-Turkey Chambers Forum II (ETCF II) project conducted by EUROCHAMBRES in cooperation with TOBB and co-funded by the European Union is coming to an end after 36-month implementation period. ETCF II h...
03.06.2014 Read more
How to revolutionise communication between business and research communities, with PROFESSOR ANNE GLOVER, Chief Scientific Adviser to the President of the European Commission
21.05.2014

How to revolutionise communication between business and research communities, with PROFESSOR ANNE GLOVER, Chief Scientific Adviser to the President of the European Commission

EUROCHAMBRES Business Breakfasts connect the business community with prominent EU policymakers. The next event in the series will focus on how to revolutionise communication between business and resea...
21.05.2014 Read more
Great apprenticeships in small businesses: Engaging SMEs in initial VET
29.04.2014

Great apprenticeships in small businesses: Engaging SMEs in initial VET

Small and medium-sized enterprises account for around 66% of the total employment and 85% of recent recruitments in Europe. Due to a lack of human resource expertise and financial resources, small com...
29.04.2014 Read more
ETCF II Conference on “EU-Turkey relations: perspectives from the business community”
10.04.2014

ETCF II Conference on “EU-Turkey relations: perspectives from the business community”

The two surveys published by EUROCHAMBRES and TOBB on EU-Turkey relations from the perspectives of the two business communities will be presented at a Conference, with the special participation of Mev...
10.04.2014 Read more
EU-GCC Invest High Level Conference
09.04.2014

EU-GCC Invest High Level Conference

With bilateral trade flows reaching almost €145 billion in 2012, the EU is the first trading partner for the 6 countries of the GCC, and reversely, GCC accounts for 4.2% of total EU trade. While...
09.04.2014 Read more
European Parliament Elections 2014 Business Breakfast with MEP Daniel Caspary
12.02.2014

European Parliament Elections 2014 Business Breakfast with MEP Daniel Caspary

Registration, coffee and croissants from 7.45 am Presentation and debating starting at 8.00 am sharp, end 9.15 am prompt...
12.02.2014 Read more
“What next for Better Law-Making in Europe? Getting the Quality and Quantity Right”
30.01.2014

“What next for Better Law-Making in Europe? Getting the Quality and Quantity Right”

Ten years on from the EU’s Inter-Institutional Agreement on Better Law-Making - and with the current mandates of the European Commission and European Parliament approaching their end - the conferenc...
30.01.2014 Read more
Towards a business-friendly EU climate and energy policy
29.01.2014

Towards a business-friendly EU climate and energy policy

Topics to be discussed: - 2030 package (will published one week earlier) - Business as usual (3 targets) or new approach? - Impact on energy prices and competitiveness? - How to effectively ad...
29.01.2014 Read more
Business Breakfast with MEP Philippe De Backer
22.01.2014

Business Breakfast with MEP Philippe De Backer

The EUROCHAMBRES European Parliament 2014 elections Business Breakfast series connects the business community with leading figures from the current term. Running up to the May 2014 elections, each Bus...
22.01.2014 Read more
EUROCHAMBRES Business Breakfast: Business priorities of the Greek Presidency of the EU
16.01.2014

EUROCHAMBRES Business Breakfast: Business priorities of the Greek Presidency of the EU

Organised in cooperation with the Union of Hellenic Chambers of Commerce and Industry and with the participation of its President, Constantine Michalos, this EUROCHAMBRES Business Breakfast will focus...
16.01.2014 Read more