2011

Past, December 07, 2011

AmCham Christmas Party 2011

Over 70 members of AmCham Estonia gathered at Novelle Restaurant last night to raise a toast to a super successful and eventful year at the AmCham Annual Christmas party!And according to our annual tradition, we took this chance to recognize our most active and supportive members of the year and hand out our end-of-year awards!

Congratulations to Katrin Kahn – our Most Active Member 2011!

Past, November 24, 2011

AmCham Annual Thanksgiving Family Dinner 2011

This year we set a new participation record – 120 participants gathered at the Senso Banquet Hall, Radisson Blu Olümpia for the AmCham Annual Thanksgiving Family Dinner to enjoy an authentic atmosphere of the biggest American holiday!

Proclamation from President Obama read by Brian Frere from the U.S. Embassy Tallinn, special Thanksgiving Grace by Reverend Gustav Piir, silent charity auction, generous charity raffle, special entertainment program for kids, delicious Thanksgiving meal with a perfect match of wines provided by Altia Eesti created a very special atmosphere that will be hard to forget.

Past, November 14, 2011

AmCham CSR Movie Night

The first AmCham CSR Movie Night, organized in cooperation with the US Embassy and the Estonian Business School (EBS) took place on Monday, November 14th, in order to promote Corporate Social Responsibility and business ethics. The idea of using a classic movie to put across a key CSR message is one tried and tested by our colleagues in AmCham Latvia.

The first movie was the original Wall Street.

Past, October 31, 2011

AmCham Halloween Bash 2011

Things got really spooky on the evening of October 31st in Barons Hotel – more than 50 AmCham members and friends gathered in the heart of the Old Town to take part in a treasure hunt, show off their costumes, pick the scariest Jack-o’Lantern and share the fun atmosphere of the Halloween celebration.
Barons Hotel has done a a fantastic job, creating the real Halloween atmosphere – adventurous scavanger hunt, “scary” snacks and desserts, candlelit hallways – it was definitely the spookiest night of the year!

Past, October 27, 2011

IPR Seminar For Teachers V

Thursday, October 27th, AmCham Estonia held another successful seminar for teachers on the subject of intellectual property rights. The seminar, held for the fifth year in a row, introduced the new intellectual property rights teaching materials which will soon become available for schools.

“Each of us is an author and students should know what rights are included with their creations. If students perceive themselves as authors and understand their rights, they will then also understand the reasons for following copyright laws and why to value them.