AmCham Vietnam (HCMC) Committees

CSR

Purpose: Networking, Information-Sharing, and Community Development

  1. Networking opportunities for AmCham company executives/staff with responsibility for CSR, Community Development, Community Relations, etc. to get to know each other through informal networking events
  2. Information-sharing opportunities for these same executives/staff, so that they can share “best practices” in organizing their company CSR/CD/CR activities (for example, how to organize a company tree planting outing);
  3. Community development that is, joining together to organize events and activities to raise awareness of and to address social problems in sectors such as education, environment, health care, etc.

CSR events: AmCham Scholarship Programs, World Blood Donor Day & Community Day

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Education and Training

Purpose:

  1. Increase the skills levels of the Vietnamese people so that they are more productive in commercial enterprise, and can sustain higher value manufacturing and services, and therefore command higher salaries;
  2. Increase awareness of U.S. education opportunities, both in the USA and Vietnam.

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Direct Selling

Purpose: To protect, serve and promote the effectiveness of member companies and the independent business people they represent. To ensure that the marketing by member companies of products and/or the direct sales opportunity is conducted with the highest level of business ethics and service to consumers.”

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Food and Beverages

Purpose:  Provide opportunities for networking, internal information activities, and consultations and cooperation with industry associations, governments and international organizations to help improve health and safety in the food & beverage industry sector in Vietnam, as well as in the ASEAN region. A key area of interest for the Committee is to cooperate with other stakeholders in efforts that will help Vietnam’s internationalization and harmonization with the various regional (ASEAN,APEC, TPP) and global systems (WTO SPSCodex Alimentarius) for food health and safety, to the benefit of Vietnamese farmers, agricultural companies and consumers

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Healthcare

Purpose:  To use the resources available through American Chamber of Commerce, other international business organizations, and our respective healthcare companies to define and advocate for improvements in the delivery and regulation of healthcare to build an international standard healthcare system in Viet Nam.  We believe that financial investment and development through the private, international sector is the best way to achieve this goal and every effort to support this sector must be made.


Hospitality & Tourism

Purpose: The committee promotes the Hospitality and Tourism interests of both Vietnam and The United States of America by providing both a discussion platform on issues and challenges related to these industries and also via networking opportunities. The committee examines industry trends and standards with a goal of enhancing Vietnam’s overall leisure and business travel experience. We assist in setting standards and helping to improve a competitive advantage over other destinations in South East Asia. The committee offers an extra value for members representing the Hospitality and Tourism businesses that will allow them to fully benefit from their membership in AmCham.

Committee event: Monthly meeting, Business event and H&T Networking night

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Human Resources

Mission:

  1. To establish best HR practices in Vietnam as relates to providing information regarding the employment situation in Vietnam
  2. To publish its findings as a guide to all member companies
  3. To exchange information, share knowledge and experience to help each other as well as obtain information from members of other AmCham Committees
  4. To keep members updated on the latest and relevant government regulations and policies as relates to labor practice
  5. To interact with other AmCham Committees and respond to their information requestTo add membership value by being an active resource center on HR-related issues

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Information and Communications Technology

Purpose:

  1. Provide opportunities for networking and internal information activities for members and staff in the IT industry sector IT professional area.
  2. Reach out to Chambers and organizations in Vietnam and around SEA to promote networking, information-sharing, and business development
  3. Identify key issues for change to promote trade and investment between Vietnam and the U.S.
  4. Share information about regulatory environment and proposed changes that would affect their business, e.g. Decree 72 and the subsequent implementation circulars

Committee event: Monthly meeting, Business event and H&T Networking night

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Legal and VBF Liaison

Purpose:

The AmCham Legal & Vietnam Business Forum Committees in HCMC and Hanoi have a unified purpose that includes increasing the value of AmCham membership for all members by providing channels to discuss and address legal issues affecting member companies, supporting the Chamber and the Chapters’ advocacy activities, and supporting the development of the legal services industry in Vietnam.

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Manufacturing

Purpose:

To increase the value of AmCham membership for its manufacturing sector members, including the supporting supply chain, by providing networking opportunities and collaborative solutions which could not be achieved as effectively by individual member companies

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