Welcome to The American Chamber of Commerce

April Palmerlee CEO of the American Chamber of Commerce Australia

AmCham’s aim is to be a critical hub offering connections and access to opportunity. AmCham gives members exclusive access to thought leadership, communities of interest, policy advice, business advocacy, information, and relationships with business and government. We are the hub providing members with a competitive advantage to grow their businesses efficiently and intelligently.

Our roots are in America, but today we serve the business community across Australia and the entire Asia-Pacific region. With offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Adelaide, Brisbane, and Perth, AmCham is Australia’s largest and most prestigious international business organisation. We provide assistance to U.S. and Australian companies and we promote trade, commerce and investment to and from Australia.

Get to know AmCham and see how we can help you grow your business!

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March 27, SydneyBusiness Briefing with Robyn DenholmBusiness Briefing with Robyn Denholm, Chief Financial Officer & Head of Strategy, TelstraMore Information020204
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March 26, MELBOURNERoundtable Briefing with Brandon Spear, President/CEO, MSTSRoundtable Briefing with Brandon Spear, President/CEO, MSTSMore Information030101
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April 30, PerthWhy the new Modern Slavery laws will impact your BusinessAustralia's new Modern Slavery legislation will leave few businesses and organisations untouched, and the time to start preparations is now. Join AmCham to hear from Jenn Morris, CEO, Walk Free Foundation; Mark Andrich, Founder and Chief Executive Officer of Sustainable Platform ; and Fiona Lawrie, Sustainability and Indigenous Affairs Manager, Wesfarmers. Together they will explore how the new Modern Slavery Act will affect your business.More Information060063
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April 30, Brisbane CityRevealing Queensland's Economic Drivers of GrowthThe strength of Queensland's economy now rivals some of the world’s biggest nations, but there are big challenges now and on the horizon that threaten the progress that has been made and the great state Queensland has become. How can we lift productivity in a way that sustains economic growth, improves living standards and balances the natural environment? How can business, government and communities come together to shape a future that will further unlock prosperity for all Queenslanders? What can we do individually, as communities and as a state to put Queensland out in front?More Information040045
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March 29, AdelaideHon Steven Marshall MP, Premier of South AustraliaHon Steven Marshall MP, Premier of South AustraliaMore Information050022

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Posted on 19/03/2019

The Role of Leadership in A Digital and Post-Royal Commission World.

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Marnie Baker, CEO of Bendigo and Adelaide Bank, spoke to AmCham in Sydney in March 2019 about her perspective on the role of leadership in a digital and post-Royal Commission world. The Bank’s shared value strategy has seen it remain one of Australia

 

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Posted on 11/03/2019

Your Money: Ticky Fullerton speaks with AmCham CEO April Palmerlee

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How will the trade war affect our economy? Will President Trump’s actions negatively impact Australia? Ticky Fullerton speaks with AmCham CEO April Palmerlee on Your Money.

 

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Posted on 20/02/2019

Panel Discussion at the Laureate University leadership summit

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April Palmerlee was discussing how industry can best engage with the tertiary education sector.

 

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