Events

Events

2023-12-19

Responsible Management in International Supply Chains

Join the Caption of Industry, December Meeting

It's our honor to announce that the event will be graced by the presence of the Ambassador of Switzerland to Egypt, H.E Ms. Yvonne Baumann, whose attendance signifies the importance of our discussion topic.

We are thrilled to have Prof. Dr. Christian Hauser as our keynote speaker. Dr. Christian is a Professor of Business Economics and International Management at the University of Applied Sciences of the Grisons and a visiting scholar at the Digital Society Initiative of the University of Zurich, Switzerland. He is a member of the topical platform Ethics of the Swiss Academy of Engineering Sciences (SATW), chair of the United Nations Principles for Responsible Management Education (PRME) Working Group on Anti-Corruption and head of the first PRME Business Integrity Action Centre in Europe. His research interests include international entrepreneurship, SME and private sector development, corporate responsibility and business integrity.

2023-11-12

SwissCham Cocktail Networking Event

Networking Event

On the 12th Nov. The Renaissance Cairo Mirage City Hotel witnessed a remarkable gathering of business and diplomatic leaders at the SwissCham Cocktail Networking event as part of the Joint Swiss Presence at the Intra-African Trade Fair 2023. The event was a platform where innovation meets opportunity. the State Secretary of Economic Affairs (SECO), H.E. Ms. Helene Budliger graced the occasion alongside the Ambassador of Switzerland in Egypt, H.E Ms. Yvonne Baumann, Minister of Public Business Sector in Egypt, H.E. Mahmoud Essmat, and the President of the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI), H.E. Mr. Hossam Heiba.

This prestigious event drew the presence of C-Level executives from the leading Swiss companies in Egypt alongside with reputable Egyptian companies, creating an unparalleled networking environment. It was a meeting of minds, where ideas were exchanged, and potential collaborations were fostered.

The highlight of the evening was the showroom, a showcase of latest technology presented by our esteemed sponsors.

2023-11-12

SwissCham Cocktail Networking Event

SwissCham Egypt welcomes you to SwissCham Exclusive Cocktail Networking Event with Global Leaders on the evening of November 12, at Renaissance Cairo Mirage City Hotels.

Proudly sponsored by:
Novartis Egypt, Syngenta - Gold Sponsor
EAST, ABB, LaFarge Egypt - Silver Sponsor
Cotecna, LinkMisr, Endress + Haures - Bronze Sponsor

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2023-10-13

Egyptian Customs Authority: Boosting Business and Trade Policies

Join the Caption of Industry

In the presence of the Ambassador of Switzerland, Mrs. Yvonne Baumann, the event will welcome Mr. El-Shahhat Ghattori, Chairman of the Egyptian Customs Authority to discuss “The Role of the Egyptian Customs Authority in Economic and Trade Policies in Business and Investments".

2023-11-09

Connecting African Markets

IATF, The Swiss Pavilion

ntra-African Trade Fair the largest, most important and only pan-African event dedicated to intra-African trade and provides a platform for businesses, Governments and institutions to connect.IATF 2023 is an unrivaled opportunity for the African trade, with 1,600 exhibitors and 35,000 visitors, and expecting over $43 billion in trade and investment deals.

SwissCham Egypt in collaboration with The Swiss-African Business Circle (SABC) are organizing the Swiss Pavilion in the third edition of the Intra-African Trade Fair (IATF). The Swiss pavilion will be attended by a high-level delegation led by SECO State Secretary, Hélène Budliger Artieda.

2023-09-24

The State Secretary for Economic affairs Visit

September Board Members Meeting

The State Secretary for Economic Affairs, Helene Budliger Artieda, commenced her visit to Cairo with a roundtable discussion, focusing on the challenges and opportunities of conducting business in Egypt.

Egypt is poised to maintain its position as Switzerland's biggest trade partner in Africa. The Embassy of Switzerland in Egypt hosted this meeting, with the attendance of Ambassador Yvonne Baumann, members of the Board of Directors of SwissCham Egypt.

2023-07-18

Energy Efficiency and Industrialization in Egypt: Challenges and Opportunities

Thought Leaders Series, July Meeting

In the presence of the Ambassador of Switzerland, Mrs. Yvonne Baumann, the event welcomed ABB keynote speakers to a discussion focused on the Energy Efficiency and Industrialization in Egypt : Challenges and opportunities. The discussions  led by Sherif Ismail - Electrification Commercial Leader Egypt & Central Africa - Vice President, ABB Egypt, and Ahmed Hassan - Local Business Area Manager, Motion Business Area, Egypt, North and Central Africa, ABB Egypt.

2023-05-06

SwissCham Gala

Proudly sponsored by:

Platinum Sponsors: Hero, Nestlé, Novartis

Gold Sponsors: EAST, LaFarge, Modeso, Schindler

Silver Sponsors: ESPT, Vali.sys

In-Kind Sponsor: Coca-Cola HBC

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2023-05-06

SwissCham Gala Invitation

SwissCham Egypt welcomes you to its first Gala on the evening of May 6, at the historic Diplomatic Club in Downtown Cairo from 7:00 to 11:00pm.

Proudly sponsored by:
Novartis Egypt, Platinum Sponsor
EAST, Gold Sponsor

Alleviating the Challenges of Business Today

Join the Caption of Industry, April Meeting

With guest speaker, Mr. Hossam Heiba, President of the General Authority for Investment and Free Zones (GAFI)

Growing Swiss Business

Introducing Switzerland Global Enterprise

With guest speaker Mehmet Yildirimli, senior consultant at Switzerland Global Enterprise (SGE) in Zurich

2022-11-14

Novartis at the COP27 SwissCham Pavilion

Join the discussion on Gender with Healthcare Leader, Novartis
2022-11-12

CropLife at the COP27 SwissCham Pavilion

Join the discussion on Green Transition and Role of Agriculture with Global Agri-Tech Leader, CropLife
2022-11-10

Climeworks at the COP27 SwissCham Pavilion

Join the discussion on permanent carbon removal with the leader in Direct Air Technology Leader, Climeworks
2022-11-15

LaFarge at the COP27 SwissCham Pavilion

Join the discussion on Green Energy with leading building materials company, LaFarge
2022-11-11

Novartis at the COP27 SwissCham Pavilion

Join the discussion on Water, Decarbonization and energy saving with healthcare Leader, Novartis
2022-11-11

ABB at the COP27 SwissCham Pavilion

Join the discussion on Decarbonization with Global Technology Leader, ABB
2022-11-07

SwissCham COP27 Pavilion Inauguration

2022-10-26

Is Ego Affecting Your Success?

Thought Leaders Series

With Guest speaker Minoush Moyeldin, International Business Coach

2022-10-12

Business and Investment in Egypt: Today’s challenges and opportunities

Join the Caption of Industry, October Meeting

With guest speakers Mr. Mohamed Youssef and Mr. Aly El Sherei, Chairman & CEO and Vise Chairman &Managing Director of Dcode Economic and Financial Consulting.

2022-09-21

A Discussion on the Draft of the Egyptian Labor Law

Join the Caption of Industry, September Meeting

with guest speaker Ayman Nour, Partner and Head of Office at Nour & Partners in association with Al Tamimi & Company

2022-06-28

First In-person members meeting at the Swiss Embassy Office

Bringing Industry Leaders together to discuss current events and industry updates to make vital business connections
2022-06-30

Africa Business Day 2022

This upcoming edition will be hybrid, allowing for in-person exchanges as well as for company representatives based across different regions to participate and network virtually

2022-06-05

Africa Health ExCon 2022

Join the largest medical exhibition and conference in Africa
2022-05-30

New Inflation Regime and Private Sector Competitiveness

Join the captains of industry, May meeting.

with guest speaker Ahmed Shams El Din, Head of Research, EFG Hermes

2022-04-18

Economic Update on Egypt

Join the captains of industry, April meeting.

with guest speaker Ahmed Issa, Chief Executive Officer, CIB Egypt

2022-03-30

The Next Generation of Human Capital 

The Thought Leadership Series

With Somaya, Co-Founder and Executive Partner, RightFoot

2022-03-21

Advancing Our Health – The Role of the Unified Procurement Authority

Join the captains of industry, March meeting.

With guest speaker General Bahaa El Din Zidan, Chairman, UPA

2022-02-15

Health for All – Egypt’s Universal Health Insurance System

Join the captains of industry, February meeting.

Hosted by Eng. Hossam Sadek, Head of the Universal Health Insurance Authority along side Dr. Mohamed Swilam, General Manager of Roche Egypt.

2022-02-16

Welcoming H.E. Yvone Baumann

The captains of industry, January Meeting.

Welcoming H.E. Yvone Baumann, Ambassador of Switzerland of Egypt.