Foreign Commercial Service in Milan Opens 1st AmCham Advocacy Conference

The large audience attending the first edition of the “AmCham Advocacy Conference”

September 20, 2017

On Wednesday, September 20th, Rob Peaslee, PCO, delivered opening remarks at “AmCham’s 1st Advocacy Conference.”  The event drew over 200 participants from member companies, local and regional government, industry associations and other international chambers of commerce.

The program included a presentation by the Chairs of each of the AmCham’s fourteen Committees and Working Groups (Cybersecurity; Digital; FDI; Human Capital; Insurance; IPR; Life Science; Life Science; Medical Devices; M&A; Productivity; Public Affairs; R&D; and Taxation).

Each of these groups are working to improve the Italian business climate in very specific ways; the groups welcome participation from FCS and other interested members of the US Mission in Italy.