Entries by AmCham Taipei

Asia Silicon Valley Project: Innovation and Entrepreneurship at Taiwan

In today’s knowledge-based economy, scientific and technological innovation has become a key driver of economic growth and national progress. For this reason, Taiwan’s Ministry of Science and Technology (MOST) is trying hard to facilitate stronger links between academic research and industrial development. AmCham Taipei’s Technology Committee held a luncheon at the W Hotel Taipei on August […]

Workshop on 醫療器材優良流通規範(GDP)說明會

AmCham Taipei Medical Devices Committee held a luncheon on August 9 at The Sherwood Taipei to discuss and strengthen understanding of Good Distribution Practice (GDP) for Medical Devices. Workshop title: 醫療器材優良流通規範(GDP)說明會 *This event was conducted in Mandarin. 本次活動將以中文進行。 衛生福利部食品藥物管理署(食藥署)已於104年6月18日公告我國醫療器材優良流通規範(Good Distribution Practice, GDP),來健全醫療器材販賣業者之管理,並維護醫療器材產品上市後流通安全,以確保醫療器材儲存、運輸、配送與販售過程中,產品品質符合原製造業者之規定要求。 為加強商會會員對於GDP之了解,並希望內容方向更切合在台外商公司,台北市美國商會邀請到金屬工業研究發展中心驗證組 蕭工程師蒞臨說明會擔任主講人,內容將介紹我國醫材GDP目前推動情形、GDP規範條文等相關說明,並邀請食藥署風管組 王副組長淑芬及 陳簡任技正瑜絢與會參與討論及接受提問,歡迎會員踴躍參加。 When: August 9, 2017 (9 AM – 12 PM) Where: The Sherwood […]

Panel Discussion on Enforcement of Labor Inspection

AmCham Taipei’s Human Resources Committee conducted a Chinese-language panel discussion on “The Enforcement of Labor Inspection” at The Howard Plaza Hotel Taipei on August 3. Aimed at enhancing understanding of amendments to the Labor Standards Act and the enforcement of labor inspections, the program featured inspection office chiefs from the Taipei City, New Taipei City, and Taoyuan […]

Commissioner Lin on the Taipei 2050 Vision Plan

Speaking at a luncheon organized by AmCham Taipei’s Real Estate and Infrastructure & Engineering Committees, Commissioner Lin Jou Min of the Taipei City Government’s Department of Urban Development introduced the Taipei 2050 Vision Plan in a Chinese-language presentation entitled “A City of Our Own: 像我們這樣的城.” The program was held July 20 at the Westin Taipei. Lin, trained in Architecture […]

Transforming Taiwan’s MICE Industry

Taiwan is seeking to expand its business in the travel segment known as MICE (Meetings, Incentives, Conferences, and Exhibitions). At a July 19 luncheon meeting at The Sherwood Taipei sponsored by AmCham Taipei’s Travel & Tourism Committee, Walter Yeh, President & CEO of the semi-official Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA), addressed the subject with […]

Successful New Workplace Strategies Rely on Facilities Management

Businesses are increasingly recognizing that the workplace can be used to help improve business performance by enhancing employee engagement, retention and motivation; spurring productivity; and facilitating cultural change. On July 12, AmCham Taipei’s Real Estate Committee invited Edward Peters, Global Workplace Solutions Lead, Hong Kong/Taiwan/Macau, CBRE, and Vincent Shih, Assistant General Counsel, General Manager of Corporate, External & […]

2017 Doorknock Delegation to Washington

AmCham Taipei’s 2017 Doorknock visit to Washington D.C. from June 26 to 30 conducted a total of 45 meetings with U.S. government executive branch agencies (including the State Department, Commerce Department, and the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative), Congressional offices, think tanks, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, the Taipei Economic & Cultural Representative office […]