Time: 4:30 PM – 7:30 PM, Tuesday, May 17th, 2022
Venue: Amber Room, 4th Fl., The Reverie Saigon, 22-36 Nguyen Hue, D1

On behalf of Winnie Wong, Chair of AmCham Vietnam here in Ho Chi Minh City, we are delighted to extend a special invitation to you for our third Chair’s Circle event of the year, a Meeting and Cocktail reception with Ho Chi Minh City People’s Committee Chairman Phan Van Mai. Chairman Mai will be accompanied by 8-10 People’s Committee representatives from relevant departments. U.S. Consul General Marie Damour and Economic Chief Alex Tatsis also have been invited.

Chairman Mai is interested in an interactive exchange with leading U.S. investors and AmCham member companies to better understand what you see as the key opportunities and challenges for your businesses, as well as how AmCham and City leaders can partner to attract more investment and drive innovation and sustainable growth in Ho Chi Minh City. Chairman Mai has expressed special interest in growing high-value manufacturing and sustainable supply chains, enabling the digital economy, promoting healthcare and wellness, and developing a globally competitive workforce.

This exclusive, invite-only event will take place on Tuesday, May 17, from 4:30PM-7:30PM at the Reverie Saigon. Seating is limited. Please register below by Friday, May 6 at 5PM. If you have any issues you wish to raise, please send any questions, talking points, and any relevant background in English and Vietnamese soonest to [email protected]. We need to provide to the People’s Committee to enable adequate time for the Chairman to identify relevant staff and be prepared to respond substantively.

The event also will allow an opportunity for informal networking before and after the meeting, as well as photo opportunities. The meeting will take place with simultaneous interpretation. As a precautionary measure, we encourage all attendees to do a COVID rapid antigen self-test the day of the event prior to arrival and to please stay home if you are not feeling well. We look forward to a productive discussion.


4:30 PM Welcome/networking
5:00 PM Meeting
6:30 PM Cocktail reception
7:30 PM Event ends

HCMC People’s Committee Chairman Phan Van Mai

Chairman Phan Van Mai is a member of the 13th Party Central Committee, Standing Deputy Secretary of the HCMC’s Party Committee, head of the HCM City National Assembly Delegation.

Prior to this, he took key positions, including Standing Deputy Secretary of Ben Tre’s Party Committee, Chairman of People’s Council of Ben Tre, Secretary of Ben Tre Party Committee, Standing Deputy Secretary of Ho Chi Minh City

Standing Deputy Secretary of the HCMC’s Party Committee Phan Van Mai was elected as Chairman of the People’s Committee of HCMC for the 2021-2026 term at the second session of the 10th People’s Council on August 24, 2021. He holds a Master’s degree in Business Administration and bachelor’s degree in English.


Cost: VND 3,000,000 covering costs of interpretation and government guests.  Includes soft drinks on arrival; coffee, tea, soft drinks, and cookies at the meeting; followed by cocktail reception with canapés and free flow of beer, wine, and soft drinks.

Please confirm your attendance to Ms. Lily Nguyen, Events & Committees Manager at [email protected].