The Three Seas Initiative Business Summit

Event Details

The Three Seas Initiative Business Summit
Sep
18

Date/Time
Date(s) - 18/09/2018
All Day


AmCham Romania is pleased to announce the opportunity for members of the AmCham international community to attend the 3SI Business Forum.

On September 17th, the Digital Romania International Forum will be organized by Smart Everything Everywhere with the support of AmCham Romania and this event is open to all participants from the AmCham network.

 

Тhe Romanian Presidential Administration is hosting the Business Summit of the Three Seas Initiative (3SI). The 3SI is a President-level reunion of 12 EU member States, with the goal of defining concrete projects in digital, transportation, and energy infrastructure to help the 12 member states better integrate into the EU.

The initiative is supported and endorsed by the United States of America. In 2017 the President Donald Trump attended the reunion, and the 2018 edition will also benefit from high-level American engagement and participation: US Secretary Ross will attend the 3SI Summit and VP Pence participation is still pending. European Commission President Jean-Claude Junker is expected to attend this year as well.

 

3SI Business Forum

The 3SI Business Forum includes plenary and breakaway sessions keynoted by key decision makers from the 3SI region, the European Commission and the USA on topics such as: digital, energy, and transportation interconnections; regional opportunities for cooperation in the 3SI region and neighborhood; EU convergence; the transatlantic link; regional growth through innovation and digitization.

 

Draft Agenda 3SI Forum as of August 14

 

 

AmCham Regional Reunion

The Regional AmCham reunion in Bucharest, Romania on September 17. All regional AmChams have received our invitation and details. The meeting will take place at the Digital Romania International Forum III – a high-level event organized by Smart Everything Everywhere – in the context of the Three Seas Initiative Summit, hosted by the Romanian Presidential Administration.

The meeting’s goal is to learn about projects discussed at the Three Seas Initiative Summit and to define projects that we can subsequently advocate for with the Three Seas Initiative member states. High-level U.S. officials will also attend this meeting. The organizers have made arrangements so that the AmCham delegations of up to 7 people also have full access to the Three Seas Initiative Business Forum on September 18.

 

The meeting schedule in Romania would look like:

September 17

9:00 – 11:00: The official opening of the Digital Romania International Forum, keynoted by European Commissioner Corina Cretu

11:00 – 15:00: Three Seas AmCham impact reunion, keynoted by a high-level U.S. official

17:00 – 19:00: The official opening of the Three Seas Initiative Business Summit

19:00 – 21:00: Cocktail reception

 

September 18

9:00 – 18:00: Attendance at the Three Seas Initiative Business Summit

19:00 – 21:00: Informal dinner

 

Please confirm by September 4.

 

Those interested should register directly at: www.3si-business.com where you will get details on logistical matters, including hotel recommendations, and be able to organize one-to-one meetings.

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