EACC Carolinas

OUR MISSION

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The mission of the European American Chamber of Commerce is to provide its members with access to transatlantic business opportunities as well as timely and relevant information, resources and support on matters affecting business activities between Europe and the U.S.

INFORMS

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The EACC organizes educational seminars, and panel-discussions to educate our members on matters relevant to US & European businesses and professional organizations.

CONNECTS

The EACC has built a network of high-level business contacts on both sides of the Atlantic and connects them with fellow executives from the US and Europe.

ASSISTS

The EACC strives to facilitate European-American business relations and to stimulate business development between the United States and Europe.

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Chapter News

ECB Interview | A powerful push for digitalisation

June 23, 2021

You are getting close now to a decision on whether to pursue further work on the digital euro. You recently completed your public consultation on this, in which the biggest concerns were about privacy...

FTC | Looking for small business financing?

June 21, 2021

It’s exciting to see so many “open” signs appearing in store windows across the country. But some companies making the transition to an in-person workplace may find themselves in a short-term cash...

IMF | A New Era of Digital Money

June 18, 2021

Digital money has the potential to transform the financial sector. Emerging markets and lower-income countries stand to gain the most from this dramatic shift. Broad and inexpensive access to digital...

IMF | A Proposal to Scale Up Global Carbon Pricing

June 18, 2021

Between one quarter and one half. That’s how much carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gases must fall over the next decade to keep alive the goal of restricting global warming to below 2°C....

OECD | Addressing complex housing policy challenges should be a central priority for governments

June 17, 2021

Access to affordable and decent housing is vital for good health, job opportunities and life satisfaction, but housing remains one of the most complex policy challenges facing societies today. Governments...

OECD | COVID-19 pandemic highlights urgent need to scale up investment in lifelong learning for all

June 17, 2021

Countries must step up their efforts to enable people to continue learning throughout their lives to navigate a rapidly changing world of work shaped by globalisation and the consequences of the COVID...

UPCOMING CHAPTER EVENTS

  • June 24, 2021
    8:00 AM - 9:00 AM

Thu, Jun 24, 2021 8:00 AM – 9:00 AM EDT In October 2004 the U.S. hauled Airbus in front of the World Trade Organization, calling European loans to Airbus illegal subsidies. Since then, there have been counter-complaints and negotiations and appeals. Meanwhile, a global pandemic has walloped the aerospace industry, and China is making a (more…)


  • June 29, 2021
    9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

With 95% of the world’s consumers living outside the United States, accessing international markets is key in growing your business. The S.C. Department of Commerce offers assistance to companies in the state that wish to start exporting, or increase their current export activity by entering new markets. Join Anita Patel, Deputy Director of International Trade & Strategy (more…)


  • June 30, 2021
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

    Wednesday, 30 June 2021   EVENT DETAILS:  10:00 AM – 11:00 am: EDT 04:00 PM – 05:00 PM:CET      REGISTRATION FEE: EACC Member: Free EACC Friend: Free LOCATION: Webinar RGISTER HERE Expanding operations into new territories around the world has traditionally offered important commercial opportunities for multinational corporations and SMEs alike. Whereas standardization, (more…)


  • July 1, 2021
    10:00 AM - 11:00 AM

This Transatlantic Webinar is a collaboration between EACC Paris and EACCNY  |  The COVID-19 pandemic brought unprecedented disruption to the global M&A market.  Even in today’s uncertain environment, however, deals are being done. To usher existing agreements to successful completion and seize opportunities in today’s – and tomorrow’s – market, sellers and buyers alike need to carefully calibrate their deal (more…)


  • August 19, 2021
    11:30 AM - 1:00 PM

Join us for a review of emerging issues in US employment-based immigration matters and an update on travel restrictions.  This European American Chamber of Commerce – Carolinas event is presented by Ogletree Deakins and offered in partnership with Upstate SC Alliance and World Affairs Council Upstate. Reserve your seat today! Free for EACC Members/$20 Non-Members (more…)

Upcoming Partner Events

  • June 29, 2021
    11:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Recently, cybercrime in the form of phishing and ransomware attacks has become more prevalent throughout the marketplace, and I wanted to invite you to our newest fraud awareness webinar, Fraud Awareness in the Cyber Age and How to Protect Your Assets, led by TD Bank’s Tom Gregory and Strategic Treasurer’s Craig Jeffery. In the webinar, TD (more…)

Member News

Ogletree Deakins and KPMG Law join forces in a new alliance

May 20, 2021

BERLIN – 10 May 2021 – Ogletree Deakins and KPMG Law in Germany1 are forming a global alliance to provide businesses with global workforce solutions. This alliance will be instrumental in expanding...

Biden Administration Economic Policies and Foreign Investment in the USA

March 11, 2021

On  February 4th, the EACC in Lyon, France with co-sponsorship with our EACC chapter held this webinar. Interest was strong as we had 160 registrants. The program focused on three of Biden's economic...

A view from cruising altitude…

February 17, 2021

As we approach the end of Q1 2021, and since most of us have been grounded with COVID restrictions,  I thought it would be refreshing to return to the skies and take a 30,000 foot view on the remainder...