commerce germany

The offical publication of AmCham Germany, commerce germany is published four times a year. The magazine was founded in 1920 and is the oldest Germany-American business journal.

Content

Editorial by Bernhard Mattes, President, AmCham Germany
Cover Story: "War clouds with a silver lining" by Stefan Theil
Interview with Wolfgang Ischinger
From our members: "Making America great again through tax reform"
Transatlantic Business Barometer
Business Portrait with Insa Klasing
Policy Update with Philipp Braun and Stephan Schraff

Complete 1st issue

Content

Editorial by Bernhard Mattes, President, AmCham Germany

Cover Story: "What does the future hold?" by Stefan Theil

Viewpoint by Chris Boos

From our members: "The future of manufacturing starts now"

Transatlantic Trends with Dr. Nicola Leibinger-Kammüller of Trumpf

Policy Update with Armin Laschet

Complete 3rd issue

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Editorial by Bernhard Mattes, President, AmCham Germany

Cover Story: "Why robots are our friends" by Stefan Theil

Viewpoint by Prof. Sabine Remdisch

Interview with Dr. Karen Donfried, President of the German Marshall Fund (GMF)

From our Members: ManpowerGroup; Texas Instruments Deutschland GmbH

Complete 2nd issue

Content

Editorial by Bernhard Mattes, President, AmCham Germany

Cover Story: "It's not just Silicon Valley anymore"

Viewpoint by Claus Kleber

Interview with German Ambassador to the United States Peter Wittig

From our Members: BearingPoint; DZ Bank; Linklaters LLP

Complete 1st issue

Content

viewpoint by Bernhard Mattes, President, AmCham Germany

cover story: Digital Transformation - Global Networks / Telekom; Teleperformance

special feature: The Transatlantic Marketplace 2016 - 10th Annual Transatlantic Business Conference

special report: AmCham Germany Transatlantic Partnership Award

member know-how: Digital as a Second Language / change2target GmbH

Complete fourth issue

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viewpoint by Manuela Schwesig, Federal Minister for Family Affairs, Senior Citizens, Women and Youth

cover story: Working World -The Future of Work / Monster; 3M; Kniebaum Consultants International GmbH

special report: AmCham Germany Diversity Champion - Bianca Bourbon; US Interns - Get-Together in Berlin

member know-how: Self-Employment in Germany / WINHELLER Rechtsanwaltsgesellschaft mbH

top 50 us companies in germany: A Clear Mandate for Future Growth

Complete third issue

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viewpoint by Stanislaw Tillich, Prime Minister of the Free State of Saxony

cover story: Innovation – Driver of the Growth / PricewaterhouseCoopers AG; Evonik Industries AG; Klöckner & Co SE

special report: 113th Annual Membership Meeting

key studies: XIII AmCham Germany Business Barometer – US Companies in Germany Set Again for Growth

member know-how: Aligning Business and IT to Drive Innovation / Damovo Deutschland GmbH & Co. KG;
Pharma Dialogue for the Future of Healthcare / MSD SHARP & DOHME GmbH

investment region: Baden-Württemberg – Musterländle

Complete second issue

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viewpoint by Aletta Gräfin von Hardenberg, Managing Director, Charta der Vielfalt e.V.

cover story: Diversity Management – Creating Added Value for Companies and Society / Edelman.ergo; McKinsey & Company; Thermo Fisher Scientific

special report: AmCham Germany Thanksgiving Events & New Year's Receptions

member know-how: Evaluating Diversity Initiatives / Sutthoff GmbH; Creating a Culture of Inclusion and Diversity / Starbucks Coffee Company

executive member spotlight: BlackRock – Leading in the New World of Investing

investment region: Hesse – Connected to the World

Complete first issue

Content

viewpoint by Frank Riemsperger
Geographic Senior Managing Director Germany, Switzerland, Austria at Accenture;
Executive Vice President, AmCham Germany

cover story: Business Intelligence – At the Heart of the Consumer / ING-DiBa; interxion; SAS Institute

special report: Ninth Annual Transatlantic Business Conference – Shaping the World of Tomorrow

member know-how: Digitization – Multiple Channels for Customers / QVC; Taxpayers Worldwide, Protect Your Rights / DEHNEN. Rechtsanwälte

member point of view: Big Data in Public Safety / Motorola Solutions

investment region: North Rhine-Westphalia – Gateway to Europe

Complete fifth issue

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viewpoint by Sigmar Gabriel
Federal Minister for Economic Affairs and Energy

cover story: Energy – Sustainable Production / ExxonMobil Central Europe Holding GmbH; Merck; Reverse Logistics GmbH

key studies: top 50 us companies in germany – Modest Growth in 2014

member know-how: Plugging into Battery Storage – Legal Aspects / METIS Rechtanwälte LLP

investment region: Saxony – Industrial Strength and Innovation

Complete fourth issue

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viewpoint by Alexander Dobrindt
Federal Minister of Transport and Digital Infrastructure

cover story: Automotive – Talking Cars / AUDI AG,  Continental AG; Siemens Germany

special report: 112th Annual Membership Meeting

member know-how: Connected Cars – Mobile Web Hits the Road / MBtech Management Consulting GmbH; Cost of Doing Business in US to Decrease? / Noerr LLP

investment region: Saarland – Small in Size, Big on Industry

Complete third issue

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viewpoint by Hermann Gröhe
Federal Minister of Health

cover story: Pharma – For a Healthier Tomorrow / Amgen GmbH Germany; Bristol-Myer Squibb GmbH & Co. KGaA; Janssen-Cilag GmbH

special report: AmCham Germany Transatlantic Partnership Award

key studies: XII AmCham Germany Business Barometer – Keeping Up with the Digital Transformation

member know-how: Increasing Vaccination Rates – A Global Challenge / GSK Pharma Germany GmbH & Co. KG; Interconnected Data Improves the Performance of Healthcare / IMS Health GmbH & Co. OHG

investment region: Berlin – The Start-Up Metropolis

Complete second issue

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viewpoint by Dr. Andreas Dombret
Member of the Board of the Deutsche Bundesbank

cover story: Navigating Compliance / FTI Consulting; Novartis Pharma GmbH; White & Case LLP

member know-how: Efficient Compliance Systems Reduce Risks / TMF Deutschland AG; Corporate Compliance – Global Policies and Training / Schiedermair Rechtsanwälte Partnerschaftsgesellschaft

member point of view: Compliance Management in Complex Group Structures / Clifford Chance

investment region: Saxony-Anhalt – Crossroads of Europe

Complete first issue

Content

viewpoint by Andrea Nahles
Federal Minister of Labor and Social Affairs

cover story: Corporate Social Responsibility – Doing Well by Doing Good / AstraZeneca Deutschland; Permira Beteiligungsberatung GmbH; Volkswagen Group

special report: Eigth Annual Transatlantic Business Conference – Bringing Down the Trade-Talk Wall

special report: Growth Company Forum Fosters Start-Up Scene

investment region: Thuringia Taking Center Stage

Complete fifth issue

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viewpoint by Prof. Johanna Wanka

cover story: Cyber (R)evolution / Roland Berger Strategy Consultants; Robert Bosch GmbH; Software AG

key studies: top 50 us companies in germany – Taking the Lead

investment region: Baden-Württemberg – Sustainable Powerhouse

Complete fourth issue

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viewpoint by Christian Schmidt, MdB
Federal Minister of Food and Agriculture

cover story: From Farm to Fork – Food Policy / Mars Food Germany; Monsanto Agrar Deutschland GmbH; TÜV SÜD Product Service GmbH

special report: 'A Fantastic Project' – AmCham Germany's 111th Annual Membership Meeting

investment region: Northern Germany – Leading the way

Complete third issue

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viewpoint by Dr. Wolfgang Schäuble
Federal Minster of Finance

cover story: Banking for the Future / Boerse Stuttgart Holding GmbH; KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft; Morgan Stanley Bank AG

key studies: XI AmCham Germany Business Barometer – US Companies Confident about the Future

investment region: Hesse – Beyond (Just) Banking

Complete second issue

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viewpoint by John B. Emerson
US Ambassador to Germany

cover story: Under Lock and Key / Deloitte & Touche GmbH Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft; Gleiss Lutz; Infosys

special report: AmCham Germany Transatlantic Partnership Award

investment region: Bavaria – Tradition and Innovation

Complete first issue

Content

viewpoint by Liz Mohn
Vice Chair
Bertelsmann Stiftung Executive Board

cover story: Workforce Rising / BearingPoint GmbH; Hewlett-Packard GmbH; ManpowerGroup Germany

special report: Seventh Annual Transatlantic Business Partnership – Listening to Our Partners

investment region: Hamburg – Port City and Gamecity

Complete fifth issue

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viewpoint by Matthias Ruete
Director-General, European Commission for Mobility and Transport

cover story: Street Smarts – Intelligent Transportation Systems / Daimler AG; Ford-Werke GmbH; Toyota Motor Europe

key studies: top 50 us companies in germany

investment region: North Rhine-Westphalia – A Great Place to Call Home

Complete fourth issue

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viewpoint by Peter Schaar
Federal Commissioner for Data Protection and Freedom of Information

cover story: Social Media – What It Means for Companies / KPMG AG Wirtschaftsprüfungsgesellschaft; Teradata; T-Systems

special report: The Silver Lining – AmCham Germany's 110th Annual Membership Meeting

investment region: The Berlin Mixture

Complete third issue

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viewpoint by Dr. Peter Ramsauer
Federal Minister of Transport, Building and Urban Development

cover story: Intelligent Living in the City / GE Energy Germany;  HOCHTIEF Solutions AG;  IBM Deutschland GmbH

special report: 110 years of AmCham Germany – People Who Made Our Story Successful

key studies: X AmCham Germany Business Barometer – Now Is the Time for Renewal

investment region: Lower Saxony – Germany's Crossroads, Breadbasket and Green Powerhouse

Complete second issue

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viewpoint by Dr. Birgit Grundmann
State Secretary
Federal Ministry of Justice

cover story: Compliance – Toeing the Line / Alvarez & Marsal Global Forensic & Dispute Services; Ernst & Young; Noerr LLP

investment region: Saxony-Anhalt – The Perfect Mix of Expertise and Infrastructure

Complete first issue

Anna Katharina Schneider

Specialist, Communications & Corporate Publishing

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