Trade Policy event with ADYP at the Royal Norwegian Embassy

The Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce, Mid-Atlantic Chapter (NACC-MA), The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce DC, and the American-Danish Business Council (ADBC) hosted an afternoon visit to the Royal Norwegian Embassy on March 7. The event centred on trade policy, and the Minister Counselor of Economic Affairs, Ms. Kristin Hansen and Counselor for Trade and Industrial Affairs, …Continue reading »

Greetings from the acting Ambassador

Dear Members of the American-Danish Business Council, As acting Ambassador and temporary Chairman of the ADBC, I want to thank all of you for your continual collaboration and engaging work towards increasing bilateral trade and partnerships between the United States and Denmark. 2018 was a notable year for the ADBC and I have no doubt …Continue reading »

American-Danish Young Professionals Network – a formal introduction

As you all might already been aware of, the ADBC officially launched an affiliated network for young professionals in the beginning of 2018, called American-Danish Young Professionals or simply ADYP. The ADYP provides aspiring young professionals under the age of 35 with unique networking opportunities and professional events that contribute to their development. The networks …Continue reading »

Relaunch of the Congressional Friends of Denmark Caucus

On Wednesday, February 6, the Embassy and ADBC marked the relaunch of the Congressional Friends of Denmark Caucus for the 116th Congress at a reception in the U.S. Capitol. Keynote speakers were the Danish Foreign Minister, Anders Samuelsen, and Caucus co-chair, Republican Congressman, Tom Cole. The Caucus is the cornerstone of the Embassy’s Congressional outreach …Continue reading »

Greetings from the Ambassador

Dear Members of the American-Danish Business Council, After three and a half extraordinary years in the US, I can now officially announce I will be returning to Denmark on January 1, 2019 to take the position as Permanent Secretary to the Danish Ministry of Foreign Affairs. I feel privileged to have been the Ambassador to …Continue reading »

American-Danish Young Professional Christmas Dinner 2018

Thursday, December 13th, the Christmas spirit spread across the Danish Embassy as the American-Danish Young Professionals gathered for a traditional Christmas celebration. This event was the first of its kind but certainly not the last. The festivities included a three-course meal with marinated herring, pork roast, glögg, and everything a Danish Julefrokost should include. A great thanks to …Continue reading »