The American-Hungarian Chamber of Commerce is a nonprofit Mutual Benefit
Corporation as defined in Section 501 (c) (6) of the Internal Revenue Code.
The mission of the Chamber is to serve as the premier vehicle for business networking and information exchange within the American-Hungarian business community.
The Chamber's current main objectives are:
1. Promoting Hungarian early stage companies in the USA
2. Channeling foreign direct investment to Hungary
President of the American-Hungarian Chamber of Commerce, Livia J. Klimovitsky Szabo met with Antonio Ortiz-Mena, Senior Advisor at Albright Stonebridge Group to talk about the Trans-Pacific Partnership lessons that NAFTA holds for the implementation of TPP. The experience about US-Mexico and US-Canada trade relationships gave a lot of ideas and learnings to consider for Hungarians to enter to the US market, and also American companies to enter Hungary. Governments, businesses and civil societies needs to work together.
Son of Saul has won best foreign language motion picture award in Golden Globes. The Chamber is very proud for this exceptional achievement by the Hungarian team!
Following the resignation of Gyula Kangiszer, the Chamber elected new Officers and Board members on October 24, 2015. The new leadership team information is listed on the Board page.
Gyula Kangiszer participated in a meeting between San Diego City Planning and Mr. Sandor Finta Chief Architect of Budapest and Mr. Tamás Kovács Trade Commissioner for Hungary.
Gyula Kangiszer participated at the Hunnovators conference in San Francisco and expressed the Chamber's support establishing a platform to guide innovators in early stage decision making.
Lívia Klimovitsky met with Dr. János Áder, President of Hungary and Dr. Ferenc Kumin, Consul General of Hungary in New York and discussed promoting investment opportunities in Hungary and uniting the Hungarian business community in the USA.
FDI 2014: Budapest is the most attractive destination for investment in Eastern Europe
In the latest ranking of fDi Magazine, a publication of the Financial Times Group, Budapest appears as the most attractive city for capital investment in Eastern Europe in 2014-2015. In addition to its regional gold medal, Budapest – the only Eastern European city on the list – ranked 9 in the “TOP 10 Major European Cities Overall”, a comprehensive assessment combining all categories, just ahead of Moscow. Read more...
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Hungary's brand image film wins an award in Cannes!
The Hungarian Tourist board and the State Opera House were among the winners at the Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards 2014. Go to Hungary
We are joining our efforts with the American-Hungarian Executive Circle to promote business networking and cooperation opportunities. Please explore their website and support their featured project Puli Space. The Hungarian Puli Space initiative is an official contestant of the Google Lunar X Prize.
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