Participants will have an opportunity to learn about the role of genes in ageing processes, physiological age markers, MIND-diet and whether detox and anti-age programs matter

During the meeting you will have an opportunity to hear about real experiences on helping Ukrainian companies to expand exports to the United States, establishing operations in the US using the US legal and banking system and defending assets in Ukraine. Speakers will share possible avenues for Ukrainian businesses exporting to the US to attract financing through US agencies. In addition, guest speakers from SP Advisors will talk about the products and services it can offer to Ukrainian businesses especially in the agriculture and shipping industries

For many in the C-suite, compliance is something they know is important but don't deeply understand. However, compliance is essential to your business's success and reputation. Having investigated 5500+ complaints, the Business Ombudsman Council is convinced that compliance could be a strong protection from negative consequences of dealing with government agencies. The BOC shared its experience while the business representatives, UNIC speakers contributed with their insights from daily life

Relations with tax authorities is a topical issue for Ukrainian business. Among 5500+ complaints the Business Ombudsman received over 4 years of its operations, more than half relates to fiscal issues, with 700 concerning tax inspections. At the seminar, the BOC's investigators shared advanced experience of using your own resources and the BOC's tools to protect business against negative consequences of tax inspections

Nowadays in most cases usage of FIDIC standards is not typical for Ukraine. Nevertheless, many experts and government officials agree that this practice will reduce the level of corruption, simplify the procedure of managing construction finances, control and efficiency of work, improving the quality of construction, thereby increasing the investment attractiveness of the country

It is always challenging to close a deal if there is no trust between parties. Participants had an opportunity to learn about the role of trust in the negotiation process as well as to get useful practical advice on this topic

Art of competent conclusion of foreign trade contracts, typical treaties in international trade and other topics were discussed during the event

Abuse of power by law enforcers inflicting illicit pressure on business has always been a painful issue for companies. Any Ukrainian business is subject to searches – that is over 81 000 companies employing from 20 to 200 people. Around 15% of complaints the Business Ombudsman Council received during the four years of its operations is regarding law enforcement agencies' actions. At interactive seminar, the BOC's investigators shared their advanced experience how to best use the Business Ombudsman Council's instruments to protect yourself against illicit actions of law enforcers

Investing in emerging markets is always risky yet rewarding activity, which brings big opportunities and responsibilities. Investor should have not only financial resources, but also a strategic vision on their applying to reach ambitious goals. So during the Business Breakfast WELDI participants had a chance to discover what's the secret of investing by outstanding women leaders

According to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, business loses up to 6% of turnover per year due to fraud and corruption. The most common type of fraud is the conflict of interest in the company. Participants had an opportunity to learn more about this issue and how to prevent such cases

Knowledge Seminar "How Best to Say USA" 19 June, 2019, 01:30 PM |

The seminar was focused on strategies on how to promote American brands

At this session of AmCham Business School "How to negotiate with a stronger opponent – strategies for success" participants had an opportunity to get prepared for negotiations with someone who has a higher-level position than you. In particular, the participants learned about the imbalance of power in negotiations, how to assess the power of influence using "power-interest" quadrant and "paper computer" and what the criteria of competent behavior in conflicts are