Past Events

Webinar: The Logistics of Doing Business in Canada - Handling Duties and Taxes- NAFTA, HST & Other Considerations
When: Thursday, Feb 13, 2014 - 13:00 to 14:00

This webinar will provide U.S. exporters with background on NAFTA and identifying duties and taxes that may be applicable on sales. For product-focused companies, understanding the ‘hidden’ costs of doing business cross border can be a daunting task for the U.S. shipper and a surprising cost for the importer. Understanding what these costs are and being able to provide a transparent sale to your Canadian customer can be the key to successfully doing business in Canada.

Hosted By
AmCham National Capital
Business Luncheon with Canada’s Minister of International Trade
When: Monday, Feb 10, 2014 - 12:00 to 14:00

AmCham Canada Quebec Chapter is pleased to invite all of its Members and friends to attend the Business Luncheon with the Honourable Edward Fast, Canada’s Minister of International Trade. This event is organized in conjunction with the Montreal Council on Foreign Relations.

Hosted By
AmCham Quebec
The Logistics of Doing Business in Canada Webinar - Temporarily Moving Capital Equipment & Tools Across the Border
When: Thursday, Feb 06, 2014 - 13:00 to 14:00

Summary: Temporary workers entering Canada are often required to bring tools and equipment with them across the border to complete their work. This webinar will address the following questions and more:
1) How do I get my capital equipment across the border efficiently and then bring it back to the U.S. at the conclusion of the project?
2) Are there tax implications for sending equipment to Canada?
3) What are the import requirements and documentation?
4) Are NAFTA & Certificates of Origin applicable?
5) What goods are prohibited from being imported into Canada?

Hosted By
AmCham National Capital
“Commodities Forecast Update- 2014 and Beyond”
When: Tuesday, Feb 04, 2014 - 17:00 to 19:00

AmCham Canada Pacific Chapter is pleased to host a business meeting with the
Featured Speaker, Mr. Bart Melek, Head of Commodity Strategy, TD Securities
“Commodities Forecast Update- 2014 and Beyond”

Hosted By
AmCham Pacific
Webinar: The Logistics of Doing Business in Canada - Temporarily Moving Service Exporters Across the Border
When: Thursday, Jan 30, 2014 - 13:00 to 14:00

This webinar will assist U.S. service companies, such as architects, engineers and technicians in identifying the process for sending temporary workers to Canada to perform after-sales warranty repairs, business development and other tasks.

Hosted By
AmCham National Capital
'Interesting Cocktails' - No Host
When: Wednesday, Jan 29, 2014 - 17:00 to 19:00

AmCham Canada Pacific is pleased to invite you to an cocktail reception, featuring Mr. Cecil Abrahams, Provost, Fairleigh Dickinson University, who will talk about “Reflections of times with Nelson Mandela”.

Hosted By
AmCham Pacific
Eb-5 Seminar for Canadians
When: Friday, Jan 17, 2014 - 10:00 to 12:00
Shen Yun 2014
When: Thursday, Jan 16, 2014 - 17:30 to 22:00

Join the American Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, January 16, 2014 in welcoming the Year of the Horse by participating in an event the Chamber is hosting in conjunction with Shen Yun, the international phenomenon that has brought over 5,000 years of Chinese culture and civilization to captivated audiences worldwide. Members of the AmCham community and select guests will enjoy dinner and cocktails at an exclusive, private room in the Living Arts Centre in Mississauga prior to the performance. Then, they will wonder in amazement as their senses are captivated by the artistry and skill of the production as they enjoy their performance from choice seats that have been selected by the performing organization solely for the use of the AmCham community.

Hosted By
AmCham Peel-Halton-Niagara
2014 International Trade Showcase – Connecting the Dots to Bridge the Gaps
When: Monday, Jan 13, 2014 - 10:00 to 16:00

AmCham Peel-Halton-Niagara Chapter, in conjunction with the Commercial Service of the United States Embassy in Canada, is pleased to invite you to the "2014 International Trade Showcase – Connecting the Dots to Bridge the Gaps", at the SOFA Showrooms on Monday January 13th, during the 42nd Canadian Home Furnishings Market (TCHFM).

Hosted By
AmCham Peel-Halton-Niagara
Esther Brimmer: President Obama and the United Nations How the Obama administration has re-oriented U.S. foreign policy toward the UN over the last 5 years
When: Friday, Jan 10, 2014 - 09:30 to 11:00

Esther Brimmer, former Assistant Secretary of State for International Organization Affairs at the U.S. Department of State, will speak about her experience working for the Obama administration with regards to the United Nations. She is currently the J.B. and Maurice C. Shapiro Professor of International Affairs at the Elliott School of International Affairs at George Washington University.

Hosted By
AmCham Quebec

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