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We are the thought leader and business community of choice
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AmCham Slovenia is one of the most active and influential international business communities in Slovenia, comprising over 300 members – all reputable domestic and foreign companies - working together toward reaching one clear goal: to create a better business and living environment in Slovenia.

2885

People in one business community

880

Young Potentials

330

Members

50

Events annually

26

Patron members

18

Years


We are the thought leader and business community of choice in shaping a better business and living environment in Slovenia. We inspire optimism and collaboration.

MEET THE TEAM

 

Successful finish of the 3rd round of Partnership for Change

Slovenia Business Bridge Conference - Opportunities in the Center of Change

New AmCham Team

2017

Partnership for Change reaches implementation phase

AmCham rebranding

2016

Partnership for Change program is launched

Slovenia – a group of Young Professionals called Snowball had a major influence in the launch of Slovenia - Green Reference Country in Digital Europe

AmCham Slovenia is engaged in organizing a Slovenian business development delegation and the visit of the Prime Minister to the U.S.

Matej Potokar, AmCham Honorary Member

Nevenka Kržan

newly elected President of AmCham Slovenia

2015

15 Great Years of AmCham Slovenia

Best of the Best program is launched

Believe in Slovenia

initiative embraces stories of our “ambassadors of friendship”

Joseph A. Mussomeli

former U.S. Ambassador, AmCham Slovenia Honorary Member

2014

U.S. - Slovenia Business Bridge Conference 2013

Giving Back to the Community

AmCham Corporate Volunteer Week

2013

Election Night on occasion of US Presidential elections

2012

Matej Potokar

President of AmCham Slovenia, mandate 2011 – 2015

Tomaž Lanišek

the first AmCham Top Potential of the Year 2011

U.S. - Slovenia Business Bridge Conference 2011

2011

Launch of the AmCham Young Professionals ProgramTM

Visit of General Colin L. Powell

2010

Visit of Bill Clinton, 42nd President of the USA

Ajša Vodnik becomes Executive Director of AmCham Slovenia

2009

Visit of Al Gore

Nobel Prize winner, environmental activist and former Vice President of the USA

2008

Tomaž Lovše, President of AmCham Slovenia, mandate 2007 – 2011

2007

Barbara Kosler, President of AmCham Slovenia, mandate 2005 – 2007

2005

Helmut Deffner, President of AmCham Slovenia, mandate 2004 - 2005

2004

Richard A. Johnson, President of AmCham Slovenia, mandate 2001 – 2004

2003

Johnny Young, former U.S. Ambassador, first honorary AmCham Slovenia Member

First Executive Director of AmCham Slovenia, Janez Moder

First AmCham Business Breakfast

2002

AmCham Committees are established

2001

Samo Ivančič, First President of AmCham Slovenia, mandate 1999 – 2001

2000
1999

 


We inspire positive changes through our five core values that serve us as a guide and describe how we act in the world:

Optimism

We focus our energy on opportunities, solutions and progress.

Collaboration

We develop relationships that make a positive difference in Slovenia and international environment.

Trust

We have relentless drive to benevolence, professionalism and consistency.

 

Passion

We are committed to giving back in meaningful ways and we put everything into it.

Creativity

We strive to develop new, unique, innovative approaches. We create the best experience for our members and community.