Past events

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 17 June 2019
Time:
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

A panel discussion will be held in that meeting on:


“Path to Prosperity: Reflections on the National Budget 2019-2020”

PANELISTS:

 

DR. A.B. MIRZA MD. AZIZUL ISLAM

Former Adviser to the Care-taker Government

 

DR. AHSAN H. MANSUR

Executive Director, Policy Research Institute of Bangladesh (PRI)

 

MR. SHEHZAD MUNIM

President, Foreign Investors’ Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)

The discussion will be moderated by the AmCham President.

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 17 June 2019
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

A panel discussion will be held in that meeting on:


“Path to Prosperity: Reflections on the National Budget 2019-2020”

PANELISTS:

 

DR. A.B. MIRZA MD. AZIZUL ISLAM

Former Adviser to the Care-taker Government

 

DR. AHSAN H. MANSUR

Executive Director, Policy Research Institute of Bangladesh (PRI)

 

MR. SHEHZAD MUNIM

President, Foreign Investors’ Chamber of Commerce & Industry (FICCI)

The discussion will be moderated by the AmCham President.

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 02 May 2019
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

 

Mr. Md. Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan, NDC

Senior Secretary, Internal Resources Division and

Chairman, National Board of Revenue (NBR),

Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 02 May 2019
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

 

Mr. Md. Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan, NDC

Senior Secretary, Internal Resources Division and

Chairman, National Board of Revenue (NBR),

Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 19 December 2018
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

 

H.E. Earl R. Miller

Ambassador to Bangladesh

Embassy of the United States of America

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 13 November 2018
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

A panel discussion will be held in that meeting on:

“Economic Outlook of Bangladesh”

Panelists:

Mr. Manmohan Parkash

Country Director, Asian Development Bank (ADB)

Dr. Mohammad Tareque

Director, Bangladesh Institute of Governance and Management,

former Finance Secretary, Govt. of Bangladesh and former Alternate Executive Director, World Bank

Mr. Aftab ul Islam, FCA

Member of the Board of Directors, Bangladesh Bank and former President of AmCham

The discussion will be moderated by the AmCham President.

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 31 July 2018
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

AmCham Luncheon Meeting

 

A panel discussion will be held in that meeting on:

 

“Pharmaceuticals: the next multi-billion dollar opportunity for Bangladesh”

 

Panelists:

 

MR. KAZI M. AMINUL ISLAM

Executive Chairman, Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA)

 

MR. ABDUL MUKTADIR

Chairman and Managing Director, Incepta Pharmaceuticals Ltd., and

 

MR. M. MOSADDEK HOSSAIN

Managing Director, Unihealth Limited.

 

The discussion will begin with a keynote presentation by MR. ABDUL MUKTADIR.

AmCham President will moderate the discussion.

 

 

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 08 May 2018
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Date: 08 May 2018

Time: 12:30 pm

Venue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

 

Subject: " National Budget in the evolving graduation of Bangladesh from a Least Developed Country to a Developing country "

 

 

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

 

Mr. Md. Mosharraf Hossain Bhuiyan, NDC

Senior Secretary, IRD and Chairman of National Board of Revenue (NBR)

Ministry of Finance

 

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 30 October 2017
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Subject: "Overcoming Obstacles of Doing Business in Bangladesh"

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

H.E. Marcia S. Bernicat

Ambassador to Bangladesh

Embassy of the United States of America

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 03 August 2017
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Subject: "Reflections on the US - Bangladesh relationship

Chief Guest:  Mr. Tofail Ahmed, M.P., Honorable Minister, Ministry of Commerce, Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh.

Guest of Honor & Speaker: Ambassador Frank G. Wisner, Former U.S. Ambassador to Zambia, Egypt, the Philippines & India, former Under Secretary of State, currently International Affairs Advisor at US-based international law firm Squire Patton Boggs.

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 24 May 2017
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

AmCham Luncheon Meeting

A panel discussion will be held in that meeting on:

“Foreign Direct Investment and Development of Bangladesh”

Panelists: 

Mr. Kazi M. Aminul Islam

Executive Chairman, Bangladesh Investment Development Authority (BIDA)

Ms. Nihad Kabir

President, Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Dhaka &

Mr. Aftab Ul Islam, FCA

Director, Bangladesh Bank & Former President, AmCham Bangladesh

The discussion will be moderated by the AmCham President Mr. Md. Nurul Islam.

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 06 March 2017
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

A panel discussion will be held in that meeting on:

 “Bangladesh in the Wake of Changing Global Macroeconomic Environment”

Panelists: 

Dr. A.B. Mirza Md. Azizul Islam

Former Adviser to the Care-taker Government

Ambassador Farooq Sobhan

Former foreign secretary & President, Bangladesh Enterprise Institute &

Ambassador Muhammad Zamir

Former secretary, Ministry of foreign affairs & Former Chief information commissioner

The discussion will be moderated by the AmCham President.

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 27 October 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “Overcoming Challenges for Foreign Investment”

 

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

Mr. Kazi M. Aminul Islam

Executive Chairman

Bangladesh Investment  Development Authority (BIDA)

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 01 September 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: "Planning for Prosperous Bangladesh: Strategic Priorities"

Guest of Honor and Speaker:  
Mr. AHM Mustafa Kamal, FCA, MP
Honorable Minister for Planning
Government of the People's Republic of Bangladesh

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 20 July 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “Safeguarding Digital Platform in Bangladesh”

 

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

Mr. Zunaid Ahmed Palak, M.P.

Honorable State Minister

Ministry of Information and Communication Technology (ICT)

 

A panel discussion on the subject will follow the Honorable State Minister’s speech. The panel discussion will be moderated by:

 

Mr. Aftab ul Islam, Immediate Past President, AmCham Bangladesh

Panelists:

Mr. Habibullah N. Karim, Founder & CEO, Technohaven Company Ltd.

&

Ms. Catherine Seagraves

Environment, Science, Technology & Health Officer

Embassy of the United States of America, Dhaka

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 21 April 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Venue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “Democracy, Economy & Business”

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

Dr. Shirin Sharmin Chaudhury, M.P.

Honorable Speaker

Bangladesh Parliament

 

 

US Trade Show 2016 
Date: March 03, 04 & 05, 2016 
Time: 10 am to 8 pm  
Venue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 04 February 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Subject:  “The Bangladesh Opportunity: How the EXIM Bank of the United States and Bangladesh Can Partner to Advance Economic Growth”

 

Guest of Honor and Speaker:

Mr. Fred Hochberg

Chairman and President

Export-Import Bank of the United States of America

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 19 January 2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: The Westin Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “Foreign Direct Investment and the Legal Environment in Bangladesh”

Guest of Honor and Speaker:  
Mr. Anisul Huq, M.P.

Honorable Minister
Ministry of Law, Justice and Parliamentary Affairs
Government of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh

 

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 02 September 2015
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

SUBJECT: “RELEASE OF THE 2015 INVESTMENT CLIMATE STATEMENT - BANGLADESH”

Chief Guest and Speaker: 
Chargé d’affaires, a.i., David Meale
Embassy of the United States of America

AmCham Luncheon Meeting


Date: 21 May 2015
Time: 12:30 pm
Vanue: Pan Pacific Sonargaon Hotel, Dhaka

Topic: “Economic Diplomacy for Rapid Economic Development ”

Chief Guest and Speaker:  

Mr. A. H. Mahmood Ali 
Honorable Foreign Minister 
Govt. of the People’s Republic of Bangladesh

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