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2017

21 Nov 2017, 8:30 - 11:30
public relations and marketing Danish-American Business Forum
Corporate Communication Tips for the American Market
How can Danish companies bridge the communication gap across the Atlantic, when they take on the US market What is “need to have” and “nice to have” in a country with huge cultural differences when it comes to communication and stakeholder management, and how do you avoid getting ripped off in the PR jungle in America? Gain insight and tangible advice from a Danish New York-based communication expert and a young tech startup on the hunt for customers in the US.

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19 Nov 2017, 15:30 - 20:00
AmCham's 2017 Family Thanksgiving Dinner - Save the Date!
Our partner AmCham is inviting you to celebrate an American Thanksgiving with the AmCham family! AmCham Denmark's 16th Annual Family Thanksgiving Dinner will take place at the Marriott on Sunday, November 19. Treat your family to an authentic American Thanksgiving dinner complete with American wines, musical entertainment, supervised activities for the kids and our popular 'Raffle-of-Prizes'. Stay tuned for more information!

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17 Nov 2017, 9:00 - 12:00
Partner Event: Next Step USA
Kom og hør nærmere om hvordan netop du og din virksomhed kan få andel i væksten og forretningsmulighederne i USA, når Væksthus Hovedstadsregionen inviterer til eksportarrangement den 17. november 2017.

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14 Nov 2017, 8:30 - 12:00
Danish-American Business Forum event hiring the right talent in US
Attracting Best Talent in US
How can you attract and retain the best employees to drive your business, especially as you expand into the US? Participants learned how top companies are able to attract talents that are intrinsically committed from day one, irrespective of their cultural differences. They saw cases illustrating how having a strong Employee Value Proposition (EVP) that clearly supports the company’s Mission and Vision, is an effective tool for attracting, retaining, and activating the right candidates. Inspiration was drawn from companies such as Nike, Tesla and Airbnb, as well as in-depth cases from Dentsply Sirona and Arla Foods.

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29 Oct 2017, 12:00 - 20:00
Halloween at a Danish Estate
Bring your kids and celebrate Halloween with a scary walk through this estate park and forest. Maybe you will meet the missing heir of the estate - or the dangerous enemy threatening your existence... You can choose what level of scariness you want. Meet with friends afterwards and recover with a snack in the Brandsprøjtehuset. A wonderful way to celebrate Halloween with the ghosts and goblins of Denmark!

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26 Sep 2017, 8:30 - 12:00
DABF event Positioning and differentiation for the US market
Positioning your company for success in US
Does YOUR company stand out in the minds of your target customers in the US and your other markets? Does your management team agree on what differentiates you / what you want to stand for? Hope you didn't miss this session with experts to learn how YOU can drive implementation of a successful positioning strategy at YOUR company, no matter how large or small!

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18 Sep 2017 - 22 Sep 2017, All Day
MedTech Innovation event with FDA in Minneapolis
Partner event: US market access and FDA approvals
Are you an SME or Medtech Startup developing a new medical device? Have you ensured a US focus in your regulatory documentation, product design and reimbursement strategy? Sign up now for this free program in Minneapolis by MedTech Innovation to meet US specialists who can provide you the best advice within legal, regulatory and clinical aspects for US market access.

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13 Sep 2017, 8:30 - 12:00
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US Startup Stories
What's it really like to startup in the US? We heard the "war stories" from some who have tried it, including Flying Tiger Copenhagen and Siteimprove. Great concrete tips on the legal, financial and practical issues you need to consider, as well as how to avoid mistakes.

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12 Sep 2017, 8:30 - 12:00
US Capital Wash DC Danish-American Business Forum
Anticipating and Controlling International Trade Risk under the Trump Administration
We had a great session with legal experts from US as well as FLSmidth, to talk about what’s new with US and international trade rules and how can this affect the strategies or contracts of Danish companies selling to the US. Read more here.

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7 Sep 2017, 17:00 - 19:00
DABF reception with US Embassy
Anniversary reception - celebrate DABF 20 years!
We welcomed our members back from summer holidays with this reception to help us celebrate our 20 year anniversary! It was hosted at the home of Laura Lochman, Chargé d’Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Denmark, with commentary by Laura, our Chairman Peter Kürstein, and Kåre Schultz, President & CEO, Lundbeck.

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5 Sep 2017, 8:30 - 12:30
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Creating an Innovation Culture to Avoid Disruption
Is your company aware of and prepared for how your business could be disrupted? Those who don't have good systems in place to work with ecosystems and innovators are likely to be caught out. The US doesn't have a monopoly on the solution, but as IBM can attest to, there is heavy focus on the issue, and many examples of companies who are setting up in new ways to be better prepared. We got great lessons from IBM, Sky-Watch, Rambøll, CBS's School of Entrepreneurship (CSE) and CanopyLAB

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24 Aug 2017, 8:30 - 12:15
taxes-and-visa-event Danish-American Business Forum
Visa and Pre-Immigration Tax Planning
Are you a Danish or Øresund-based company who is in the early stages of expanding to the US? Do you know how to get the right visas for your US staff as well as protect them from US tax mistakes? Hope you didn't miss this informative session!

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25 Jun 2017 - 27 Jun 2017, All Day
Visit Summer Fancy Food Show 2017 in NYC!
If you are a Danish company in the retail food industry DAFC/LF and DI are giving you a unique opportunity to participate in SFF 2017 in New York! Learn more here.

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18 Jun 2017 - 20 Jun 2017, All Day
Select USA 2017 Investment Summit
SelectUSA Investment Summit 2017
Don't forget to consider applying for the 2017 Investment Summit - June 18-20, 2017, at the Gaylord Hotel - National Harbor, Maryland. The Summit helps foreign companies looking to come to the US, by showcasing investment opportunities from every corner of the US, while high-profile business and government leaders share insight on the latest business trends. Participants find the practical tools, information and connections they need to move investments forward.

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19 May 2017, 8:00 - 11:00
Meet the Innovators May 19
Partner event: Meet the Innovators
Innovation is critical in order to stay ahead of the curve – and small, innovative start-ups have the drive, flexibility and creativity to develop game changing ideas. Unfortunately, many larger companies find it difficult to pinpoint where to begin or how to get the right ‘match’ when browsing the almost never-ending pool of start-ups. Don't miss this event featuring expert presentations on innovation, venture capital and acquisition, as well as an overview of the services available to help you connect with the right startup for your company

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18 May 2017, 8:45 - 12:15
Distribution to US_Danish-American Business Forum event
Finding a Distributor in the US: Advice and Tips
Expanding your sales to US can be confusing – with different laws, customs rules, and legal issues surrounding distributor partnerships. At this event we heard how Danish companies Toms, Holmris, Stelton and others have succeeded, and got advice to help avoid mistakes!

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9 May 2017 - 10 May 2017, All Day
FDA Seminar on Data and Technology
Hope you didn't miss this unique two-day FDA seminar, which focused on the latest developments and use of data and technology in device and drug development, and gave Danish companies the chance to meet directly with FDA in Copenhagen!

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5 May 2017, 8:00 - 11:30
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The Ease of Doing Business in the US
Setting up shop in the USA can seem like a daunting task for foreign companies. Participants met various service providers to learn about different US locations and their benefits and got good advice on legal as well as cultural issues when working in the US

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4 May 2017, 17:30 - 21:00
networking at AIPLA Women in IP event
Networking Evening - Celebrate Women in IP!
It was a fantastic evening of networking, inspiration and good food to celebrate Women in IP! Was open to IP specialists, in-house counsel, outside counsel, patent attorneys, paralegals, inventors and anyone working with any aspect of IP. We were inspired by Christiane Vejlø from Elektronista, and had the chance to meet new people over good food and wine. Hope you didn't miss it!

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30 Apr 2017 - 5 May 2017, 0:00
DI US visit Green Urban Planning and Smart Mobility
Green Urban planning and Smart Mobility: US Trip with DI
If you are a Danish company involved in Green Urban Planning and Smart Mobility, you might want to join DI for this interesting US visit to 3 model cities in early May 2017! Learn more here.

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27 Apr 2017, 8:30 - 11:00
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US-China Policy Implications for Europe
At this exciting partner event with Danish-Chinese Business Forum, we heard perspectives from and engaged in dialogue with Niels Bjerre-Poulsen, Associate Professor in American History at University of Southern Denmark, and China expert Kjeld Erik Brødsgaard, Professor, Copenhagen Business School

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21 Apr 2017, 8:30 - 11:30
US law
Looking ahead: potential impact of US regulatory changes on DK businesses in US
At this interactive morning event, we were joined by Christopher Kelly, Partner, Holland & Knight (US) and Jens Rostock-Jensen, Partner, Kromann Reumert (Denmark) to talk about legal changes being considered by the new US administration and potential issues for Danish companies in the areas of employment law and product liability

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4 Apr 2017, 8:30 - 12:00
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Best Practices and Tips for Trademark Strategy and Enforcement in US
Great learning about best practices and tips for building the value of your brand through Trademark Strategy and Enforcement, from a set experts on US, Asia and Europe

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22 Mar 2017, 15:00 - 18:30
FOSS Innovation Centre
DABF Annual Meeting 2017
Hope you didn’t miss our Annual Meeting! We heard US success stories from FOSS and Ambu, and met Lars Bo Møller, Deputy Chief of Mission, Danish Embassy in Washington DC, as well as Laura Lochman, Charge d'Affaires, US Embassy in Denmark. Great networking and inspiration!

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9 Mar 2017, 8:30 - 12:00
Expating employees to the US?
Successful US Mobility and intro to The Personal Business Plan
Companies want to get full value from their employees when expanding to the US and globally. We learned how Deloitte, DONG Energy and others tackle this challenge, and about how the Personal Business Plan and individual coaching can reduce the risk.

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28 Feb 2017, 8:30 - 11:00
Trump, Trade Wars and Corporate Tax Reform: What should Danish companies be aware of?
We learned from experts at PwC and Bech Bruun what the implications might be of the GOP or Trump's campaign proposals for tax reform. An engaging discussion that will likely be followed up with another event later this year! Check our calendar at www.dabf.dk/events!

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27 Feb 2017, 14:00 - 17:00
Cleantech market in US
Cleantech Opportunities on the US Market
This seminar, held at Ramboll and organized by DI, provided an update on the US market for cleantech solutions and the opportunity to network with market and sector experts

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21 Feb 2017, 8:30 - 12:00
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Data and Cyber Risk: Wake up call for Danish companies
Have you taken the right steps to protect the privacy of your customer data in both US and Denmark, considering new rules and regulations? Are you properly protecting your company’s computers, networks, programs, and data from unintended or unauthorized access, change, or loss? Hope you didn't miss this great session at AIG!

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9 Feb 2017, 8:30 - 12:00
payment systems
What’s new in Payments, and why your business should pay attention
If you are a Danish company doing business in the US, or transferring money between the US and Denmark or more widely, it’s important to understand the latest payments technologies, and to begin to think about whether and how your business should adapt. Hope you were able to join us to get updated!

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31 Jan 2017, 15:00 - 17:00
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Visa Requirements for US Business Travels
DABF encouraged members to check out this useful event arranged by DI and the US Embassy Copenhagen about what you need to know when traveling to the US for business. Dina Grates, Non Immigrant Visa Assistant, and Iain Crawford, Vice Consul, provided an overview of the different visa class requirements for various travel situations. The briefing also included an update on the Visa Waiver Program and a status update on the Global Entry Program.

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11 Jan 2017, 8:00 - 11:00
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Pre-Inauguration Event: What Now? Implications of the US election for Danish companies
Hope you didn't miss this morning briefing, kindly hosted by DONG Energy just prior to the January 20th US Presidential Inauguration, where we got an intelligent analysis of what’s happened and the potential implications for Danish businesses operating in the US

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2016

8 Dec 2016, 8:30 - 10:30
Generate renevue from your IP with MVA
Join one of these morning meetings with Medicon Valley Alliance to learn more about how the IP strategic maneuvers of firms are essential, and how companies build capabilities for handling IP strategies.

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24 Nov 2016, 18:00 - 23:55
Thanksgiving
Celebrate Thanksgiving at Hard Rock Café
Don't miss Hard Rock Café's traditional Thanksgiving dinner including pumpkin soup, roast turkey with stuffing, cranberry sauce, pecan pie, and more!

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14 Nov 2016 - 18 Nov 2016, All Day
US Innovation Study Tour by DI
Join DI on this exciting study trip to US! Get inspiration from some of the best American companies and innovation centers, on how to work actively to strengthen innovation in your company. You'll learn to contribute to your own company's innovation work with concrete ideas and activities that cover the full innovation process.

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10 Nov 2016, 8:00 - 12:00
Build US Strategy
Past Event: Build your US Strategy
Are you a Danish company looking to grow in the US? Have you built a solid US strategy, and made your “go-to-market” plans already? If you’d benefit from hearing how others have done it (and what mistakes to avoid), join us at this event hosted by BDO. Meet experts, take away clues on how to build YOUR plan.

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7 Nov 2016, 12:00 - 18:00
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Medicon Valley Alliance Annual General Meeting
Attention DABF Life Science members! Be sure not to miss the Medicon Valley Alliance Annual General Meeting, featuring top-notch speakers on the important topic of How to Fund Life Science Innovation in the region.

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3 Nov 2016 - 9 Nov 2016, 8:00 - 22:00
Washington DC Election Study Trip with Kongressen
Presidential Election Study Trip to Washington DC
Join this fascinating deep-dive journey into American Politics! DABF members are invited to travel to Washington, DC, to experience a specially-created program set up by Anders Agner, founder of Kongressen.com, and Christian Ingemann, founder of public affairs agency Ingemann & Co. You'll meet political and economic thought-leaders and experience this historic US Election first hand!

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1 Nov 2016 - 4 Nov 2016, All Day
DI Green Buildings NYC trip November
Green Buildings: Business Delegation to New York
For Our Clean Tech and Green Energy members! In case you missed this in the DI newsletter. Note: you must register with DI before 23 September 2016

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30 Oct 2016, 12:00 - 19:00
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Halloween at a Danish Estate
Bring your kids and celebrate Halloween with a scary walk through this estate park and forest. Beware of current and past castle residents who are angry that the castle's main building has been torn down! You can choose what level of scariness you want. Meet with friends afterwards and recover with a snack in the Brandsprøjtehuset. A wonderful way to celebrate Halloween with the ghosts and goblins of Denmark!

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27 Oct 2016, 14:30 - 18:30
E-commerce to grow your business in US
DABF guests and members joined us to improve your understanding of how to use e-commerce to build your Danish business in the US. We learned from experts at IIH Nordic as well as Danish companies including Maileg and Airtame!

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25 Oct 2016, 16:30 - 19:00
US pre-Election Event
This was a fascinating event featuring insight into the American psyche pre-election, by US Ambassador to Denmark Rufus Gifford andDR TV-host and Journalist Erkan Özden. Hope you didn't miss it! Mark your calendar for our followup event Jan 11th 2017 at DONG, to learn more about the implications of the election outcome.

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10 Oct 2016, 14:30 - 17:15
US Leadership event Danish-American Business Forum
Past Event: US and Global Leadership Challenges
Many Danish companies already have, or would like to start doing business in the US and other markets. Leading your team and achieving your goals when working across boundaries can be challenging due to the complexity of today’s global business environment, i.e. leading virtually and from a distance, time zones, cultural differences, diversity, matrix organizations, etc. This event was developed to give inspiration on how you and your teams can become even more effective when working in the US and other markets.

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28 Sep 2016 - 2 Oct 2016, All Day
Tour the Future in California
Tour the future in California!
Join Niels Brock and California International Business University on this inspiration trip to the California, mecca for entrepreneurs!

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27 Sep 2016 - 30 Sep 2016, All Day
Join the Danish Royal visit to US
Don't miss this chance to be part of the business delegation of Danish companies accompanying the Royal Couple and making contacts to improve Danish export to US. Specific focus on Sustainability, Healthcare, Agriculture & Food, and Maritime sectors. Note that the final program will be adjusted according to the overall profile and interests of the delegation.

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22 Sep 2016, 13:00 - 15:30
Cracking the Code on Digital Analytics
Join us and partners to get inspiration and guidance to start working with analytics in a meaningful way. Learn from Digital Analyst and Director of Innovation at Siteimprove, Ivan Bager.

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21 Sep 2016, 8:30 - 11:30
Employing Americans
Incentivizing your US workforce
At this "Incentivizing your US workforce" event on September 21 2016, we learned about setting the right levels of incentives for your US staff from the experiences of Mercer, Maersk and others.

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13 Sep 2016, 9:00 - 10:00
Export to US
Past Event: Here's how you start up export to US!
This webinar helped participants learn more about the US market, the potential for Danish companies, and important issues to consider as you prepare your company. This session was offered by DABF, Danish Export Association and IBA.

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23 Aug 2016, 13:00 - 16:30
MedTech Innovation FDA
Past Event: MedTech Innovation's FDA and Regulatory Workshops
Medtech Innovation and keynote speakers helped teach participants about the Minneapolis Medtech scene, how small companies can overcome regulatory hurdles, and latest trends in conducting clinical trials in relation to FDA approvals. There will be a follow-up program in Minneapolis October 17-21.

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4 Jul 2016, 17:00 - 20:00
4th of July with kongressen and DABF
Past Event: Celebrate 4th of July with us!
Kongressen.com invited DABF members with to gather with friends and family to celebrate 4th of July. Once again, it was a great success,with fantastic weather, great music, and an informal, cozy atmosphere. The event was free and took place on Monday the 4th of July from 17-20. Music was provided by Klubb Jazz Bigband and Folksters United, and Kim Bildsøe Lassen and Anders Agner Pedersen gave the speeches. The 4th of July party at Frederiksberg is arranged by Kongressen.com in collaboration with Frederiksberg Kommune, Modern American Diner, Frederiksberg Fonden and Danish American Business Forum. You can follow the latest news about the event on Facebook via...

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2 Jul 2016, 18:00 - 23:00
AmCham's Fourth of July Dinner
The American Independence Day is one of the most important, and universally celebrated holidays in America. Across the country, in every city and town, the day is marked by local parades, fireworks, concerts and BBQ parties with family and friends. On July 2, AmCham, in partnership with Americanwine.dk, invites DABF members, your spouses and friends, for an exclusive Fourth of July Dinner experience at Sølyst, the picturesque Royal Shooting in Klampenborg.

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19 Jun 2016 - 21 Jun 2016, All Day
Past Event: SelectUSA Investment Summit
We’re thrilled to announce that the 2016 SelectUSA Investment Summit will take place on June 19-21, 2016 in Washington, DC at the Washington Hilton. The U.S. Embassy in Denmark encourages Danish companies that are considering, planning or wishing to expand their U.S. operations to apply to become part of the official Danish delegation at the Summit. Spaces are limited. You can check out the Summit Agenda here. The Summit's theme is "The Innovation Advantage" and will feature investment opportunities from every corner of the United States for global investors, while high-profile business and government leaders will share their insights on the...

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10 Jun 2016, 14:00 - 15:00
Q&A Phone Conference: Employment in US
Join us for this Q&A session to get answers to your specific questions about employing staff in the US. Designed for Danish companies who are members of Danish-American Business Forum and participated in the May 25th session at Kromann Reumert, but others are welcome too!

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8 Jun 2016, 8:45 - 11:15
Past event: Ready for Inspection by FDA?
DABF members met and learned how to be “in control” of compliance while also balancing risk, quality and cost. We heard from Epista and Oticon why and how to create an IT Compliance Plan that includes validation of computerized systems, control of legacy systems, qualified IT infrastructure, and takes into account new focus by FDA and global regulatory authorities on data integrity. We also learned about the basics of an IT Quality Management System and the value of mock inspections. If you missed it, read the article here!

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27 May 2016, 14:00 - 17:00
Meet A Danish Winemaker from California!
AmCham invited DABF members to an exclusive presentation and wine tasting with Danish winemaker Peter Work, the man behind the recognized Ampelos Cellars near Santa Barbara, California. It was a great event, nice networking, excellent wines and a super-interesting success story from a Dane who has made it in the US. Thanks to AmCham for setting it up!

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25 May 2016, 18:30 - 21:00
Past Event: Member Dinner at Rydhave
DABF Member Networking Dinner at US Ambassador's residence Rydhave, May 25. Meet US Ambassador to Denmark Rufus Gifford as well as Jimmy Maymann, Executive Vice President and President, AOL Content & Consumer Brands.

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25 May 2016, 8:00 - 12:00
Past Event: Legal advice for Danish companies employing staff in the US
Members and guests learned details about the many legal issues involved when employing staff in the US. Our expert speakers from Holland & Knight, US and Kromann Reumert, Denmark, started with an overview of the challenges Danish companies face, then moved into details based on participants' submitted questions. If you missed it, keep an eye on our webpage and join us next time!

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18 May 2016, 13:30 - 17:30
Navigating the biotechnology development process: taking your asset from lab to life
This symposium provides local biotechnology innovators direct access to industry leaders with experience in preparing companies for the scientific, logistical, regulatory and commercial challenges of taking a promising asset from lab to life.

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18 May 2016, 8:30 - 12:00
Past Event: Trade Sanctions and Anti-bribery Risk Seminar
Many Danish companies seem unaware that if they deal with both US and Iran, there are many risks they should know about. At this seminar we learned about the essentials of US anti-bribery and Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) economic sanctions regulations, including the surprising new rules for engaging with Iran. We also learned about proper identification of risks, compliance measures you should take, and ways to reduce the chance of becoming entangled in costly enforcement actions by the U.S. Government.

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30 Apr 2016, 16:00 - 19:00
Come for Warren Buffett, stay for the party!
Don't miss this unique occasion if you happen to be travelling near Omaha at the end of April! Greater Omaha Economic Development Partnership invites DABF members free, to an International Reception to meet the inspiring Warren Buffett. Listen to the one and only Oracle of Omaha, Warren Buffett, then Join for cocktails and appetizers. Connect with other international investors and business leaders and learn why Greater Omaha is a great place to do business!

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27 Apr 2016 - 28 Apr 2016, 8:00 - 17:00
FDA Combination Products Seminar
The Embassy of Denmark in Washington, DC is proud to present again in Copenhagen its unique two-day seminar in collaboration with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and its Office of Combination Products (OCP) and the Center for Devices and Radiological Health (CDRH). The seminar provides the latest updates and forward-thinking from FDA speakers.

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26 Apr 2016, 15:30 - 19:30
Past Event: Raising capital from US investors: Tips and tricks for Danish companies
Hope you didn't miss this chance to meet our expert speakers from Silicon Valley Bank, Njord law, Vivino and Bionor, who gave us their learnings and personal stories of what to do and what to avoid when courting US investors.

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21 Apr 2016, 18:00 - 21:00
Past Event: Networking Evening - Celebrate Women in IP!
We were joined by over 40 participants for this fantastic evening of networking, inspiration and good food. It was for IP specialists, in-house counsel, outside counsel, patent attorneys, paralegals, inventors and anyone working with any aspect of IP. We were inspired by Camilla Ley Valentine's experiences running startup digital company Queue-it, and had the chance to meet new people over good food and wine. Hope you can join us next year!

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14 Apr 2016, 20:00 - 21:00
Affordable Care Act
Affordable Care Act Webinars
Listen and learn more about the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA), commonly called the Affordable Care Act (ACA) or, colloquially, Obamacare. How does it affect your small business in the US?

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13 Apr 2016, 8:30 - 11:30
Past Event: Learn to improve your Digital Marketing for success in US
DABF participants got hints on how to improve their digital marketing for success in US. We were hosted by Danfoss in Copenhagen and learned from Duffy Agency (Boston and Nordic), IIH Nordic, Danfoss and Bird&Bird.

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7 Apr 2016, 8:30 - 11:00
Past Event: TTIP in Agriculture and Food
TTIP and Beyond: Transatlantic Business Opportunities within Agriculture and Food Great breakfast session and discussion about the TTIP negotiations. Our members and guests met excellent speakers from Danish Agriculture and Food Council, Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs, United States Ambassador to Denmark, and DLF Trifolium.

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31 Mar 2016, 15:00 - 18:00
DABF Annual Meeting speakers 2016 (2)
Past Event: DABF Annual Meeting
Inspiration for Success in US! Over 100 DABF members and guests met at this year's inspiring Annual Meeting, hosted by DSV. We had insight directly from DSV Group CEO, Jens Bjørn Andersen, whose company has recently acquired US based UTiWorldwide Inc., as well as Kristian Jensen, Denmark's Minister of Foreign Affairs, Rufus Gifford, US Ambassador to Denmark, and Steffen Gram, Journalist and moderator with 8 years experience as US correspondent. Thanks to all for a great success!

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2 Mar 2016, 8:30 - 12:30
Past Event: US Patent Law Seminar
DABF partner Medicon Valley Alliance is pleased to invite DABF members free to a US Patent Laws Boost Seminar on March 2 2016. Network and learn from OBLON’s experts!

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3 Feb 2016, 8:30 - 11:00
Transfer Pricing
Past Event: Transfer Pricing
You missed an informative overview of the key BEPS Action Plan points, and some of the many issues your company should be concerned about in this complex area. See more detail here.

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27 Jan 2016, 8:30 - 11:00
Future Trends in US
Past Event: Future Trends - Implications for your US strategy?
DABF members got an inspiring start to the New Year through this overview of the relevant megatrends for both B2C and B2B, specific trends in US economy, demographics, and political landscape, what's happening in different geographic regions across the US, and how the market is likely to evolve over the coming 5 to 10 years.

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13 Jan 2016, 8:30 - 12:30
Clean Green in the US
Past Event: Green Opportunities in US Current status and recent developments
Participants learned about the current US clean, green sector business climate and regulatory conditions and got valuable input on how to tap into new public investments in sustainable technologies.

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2015

18 Nov 2015, 9:30 - 12:30
Past event: Global Trade Agreements: Impact on Danish companies
Participants at this joint event with Danish-American Business Forum (DABF) and Danish-Chinese Business Forum (DCBF) learned more about the trends in free trade and the integration of economies. Specifically, the event focused on the several trade agreements in negotiations between the US, EU and China and what implications and opportunities these might bring for Danish businesses.

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17 Nov 2015, 9:00 - 15:30
Fashion event DABF
Past event: Inroads to US for Fashion and Accessories
Over 60 participants at the US Ambassador's home in Rydhave Copenhagen, learned from experts how to enter the US Fashion and Accessories Retail Market. Experts included the UM Trade Council in New York, the Danish Fashion Institute, Dansk Mode og Textil, legal advisors from Thomas Martin LLP, and others. It was great networking and learning!

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16 Nov 2015, 9:00 - 15:30
Fashion event DABF
Past event: Inroads to US for Fashion and Accessories
Over 40 participants at this event in Herning, learned how to enter the US Fashion and Accessories Retail Market. Experts included the UM Trade Council in New York, the Danish Fashion Institute, Dansk Mode og Textil, legal advisors from Thomas Martin LLP, and others. It was great networking and learning!

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19 Oct 2015 - 20 Oct 2015, 8:30 - 17:00
Past event: Native Advertising: Lessons for Danish companies
Speakers from The New York Times, Google/YouTube, Twitter, LinkedIn, Politico, The Huffington Post, The Atlantic, Time Inc., Florida content-development agency Fractl, and many others, showed us how brands are using Native Advertising not only to improve awareness but also to reposition and of course to sell more.

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5 Oct 2015, 8:30 - 12:30
Past event: Sending Expats to the US
Participants learned about both the practical and cultural aspects that are key success factors for getting the most out of your expatriation investment.

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29 Sep 2015, 8:45 - 11:00
Past event: Insurance Challenges and Cyber Risk in the US?
At this event, we heard from US and Danish specialists who, with humor and deep insight, addressed issues and member company questions on complex topics including Worker's Compensation, Auto, CyberRisk, employer's practice liability and more.

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22 Sep 2015, 8:45 - 12:30
Post Merger Integration
Past event: Post-Merger Integration
Participants learned from Quadric, Living Institute and Radiometer / Danahur. Key takeaway was that with a clear new strategy and set of values, a deep appreciation of diversity, and close communication with employees, Danish companies merging with US companies can maximize chances of success

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15 Sep 2015, 12:00 - 15:00
Past event: Practical advice for entering the US market
Participants got tips on how to invest in the US. They saw presentations from site selection, tax, visa, and strategy experts and met officials from states welcoming Nordic investment.

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26 Aug 2015, 8:45 - 12:00
Avoid being sued in US
Past event: How to avoid being sued in US
This program taught participants how to navigate through litigation in the US and addressed key distinctions between the Danish and American legal systems.

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10 Jun 2015, 8:45 - 11:00
sustainability
Past event: Selling Sustainability
Thanks for joining us to discover how US companies like GE and Patagonia have managed to give sustainability a commercial edge and learning how Novozymes, Arla, and Rambøll have re-committed to sustainability to do the same.

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12 May 2015, 8:30 - 12:30
marketing
Past event: Marketing that delivers sales results
Thanks for joining us and learning from the experience of MKS Umetrics, IBM and Saxo Bank! We're pleased to have presented this THINK INTERNATIONAL event in collaboration with Eye for Image and Saxo Bank.

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12 Mar 2015, 8:30 - 12:00
employing Americans
Past event: Employing Americans - From initial interview to retirement party
This seminar covered employeing Americans and was a lively discussion and a valuable 'compare and contrast' between major employment law concepts in the US and their Danish counterparts.

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11 Mar 2015, 8:45 - 12:30
disruption, future proof
Past event: Disruption - Business Opportunity or Challenge?
This meeting about Disruption gave our members inspirational new ways to think about their business model. Ideas were discussed to help make your own business 'future proof' with practical insights into Osterwalder's Business Model Canvas

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6 Mar 2015, 8:45 - 12:30
disruption, future proof
Past event: Disruption - Business Opportunity or Challenge?
This meeting about Disruption gave our members inspirational new ways to think about their business model. Ideas were discussed to help make your own business 'future proof' with practical insights into Osterwalder's Business Model Canvas.

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20 Jan 2015, 8:45 - 12:45
M&A event DABF
Past event: US, DK and EU M&A: Time to be a buyer or seller?
Thanks for joining us to learn of M&A trends which are influencing transactions in Denmark, the US and the EU as well as cross border transactions between Danish, US and EU companies.

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