AmCham offers its members the possibility to grow their business in Colombia and in the United States, to reach new markets and to be strengthened through information connectivity, updating and training on relevant topics. In addition, it promotes unique opportunities for the development of top-level professional networks.
AmCham Trade Center facilitates the internationalization of its affiliated companies and the business community, thus allowing them to take full advantage of the North American market and trade agreements made with this country and other agreements signed by Colombia.
It is addressed to entrepreneurs or natural persons who require more detailed information about a particular sector. From a product or service tariff position, a tariff preferences verification is carried out based on NAFTA and other trade agreements. Likewise, the dynamics of this product on the American and/or Colombian market is analyzed identifying contact information of prospec
AmCham constantly updates the list of trade fairs and current business forums in the United States per sector and subjects of interest.
To help national or foreign entrepreneurs to easily connect with the business community and government entities located in the region, Colombia, particularly in Antioquia and Caldas, and the United States. This service is provided with the support of consultants and expert allies.
Individuals and companies’ background and records check through tools and strategic allies. This service may be useful to assess the reliability of prospect customers or providers.
AmCham offers tailored assistance through the US visa application process, either for the first time or for renewal and to fill out the form issued by the United States Embassy. Assistance is also given in the preparation for the appointment at the consulate. For employees of affiliated companies, a letter of recommendation addressed to the American Embassy must be attached to the
The "NEWSFLASH” newsletter has articles on topical and current issues for the business community. Corporate information related to consumption trends, access barriers, distribution channels and useful statistical information to identify opportunities in a specific sector or state, find potential suppliers or customers
AmCham is an excellent networking ally. It offers a number of services to help companies to identify trade and intellectual opportunities, thus broadening members and non-members’ horizons based on their interests.
Based on specific interests, AmCham has commercial and exploratory agendas with prospective customers or suppliers in the U.S. and Colombia. AmCham represents and makes a presentation about the companies fostering the counterparty’s credibility and reliability. Assistance is also given before, during and after the presentation.
AmCham conducts entrepreneurial and academic missions and it also supports the missions and fairs promoted by the U.S. Embassy in Colombia. These missions have exploratory, commercial, diplomatic and relationship approaches.
Discussion spaces among members to discuss issues and proposals addressed to the government, affiliates and/or interest groups according to the Committee theme. AmCham currently has the Legal and Tax Committee and a new space will soon be opened for innovation and entrepreneurship.
Members receive the paper-based "AmCham Directory" every year, which includes contact information about each of the members of the 5 Colombian chapters.
AmCham organizes cocktails, breakfast and luncheons for its members to interact with each other, taking the opportunity of making their services and/or products known and networking with other members.
AmCham media will allow affiliates to generate visibility of their activities, featured events, awards reached and development of products that will be visible for the entire business community that follows AmCham through its newsletters, e-mails, web page and events at large.
As member of the Association of American Chambers of Commerce in Latin America, AACCLA: 24 AmChams of America (representing around 20,000 companies) and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce (comprised of about 3 million companies in the U.S.), AmCham has a network for the benefit of its affiliates with first-hand information and contacts in each of the countries where AmCham is present. L
Spaces for the discussion of current topics, with prominent guest speakers in business or social fields.
Breakfast or luncheon to discuss topics of interest specific to our members and the business community as well as for entrepreneurs’ networking.
Space for our affiliates to share relevant information specific to their field of interest.
Master training and professional updating events with topics related to all levels of the companies: administration, human resources, top management, logistics, foreign trade, innovation, security, legal, among others.
Addressed to senior managers about management topics given by a prominent lecturer in the selected topics.
Spaces for business networking through this flagship sport of the American culture. Two tournaments are held per year, one in Medellin and one Manizales.
Hora: 7:30 - 15:30.
Conferencista: Jonatan Marcos Loidi