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There is nothing virtual about our online networking

These past few months must have been the strangest in our lives. We hope you are all safe and healthy and that you were able to respond positively to this unparalleled challenge in one way or another.

We have turned the NCCC Traders by Nature in an online Chamber of Commerce, with a heavy focus on networking.

In April, we launched our online community platform. Our main aim is to build a better community and create a sustainable positive impact together. Especially in these times when we might be physically isolated, but mentally we continue to trade.

What is truly innovative about this platform is that it makes sure you meet the people you want to meet, either online or at a physical event. This platform does not leave effective networking to chance.”

Our platform allows you to join events with one click and see who else will be joining an event. More importantly, you can request a personal meeting with any of the participants. Our platform comes with a Marketplace, in which you can publish your opportunities or special offers.

Try out our online community platform now. You can sign up for free via the login button on our website nlchamber.cz or go straight to community.nlchamber.cz.

In the meantime, stay safe and try to remain focused on the positive. Creating impact together is more important than ever.

Bastiaan Brouns
Director NCCC Traders by Nature


 

UPCOMING EVENTS

 

ONLINE: Marketplace Meeting Point #4

From 14 until 20 May 2020, from 09:00-18:00 at our Online Community Platform

The next trading opportunity in the series of “Marketplace Meeting Point” takes place between 14-20 May. You can set up your individual meetings with other participants. You can also publish your opportunities and special offers in this Marketplace.

Start networking now and register here.

ONLINE: Economic Bring-your-own Lunch Briefing #2
Wednesday 13 May 2020, from 11:00-11:30 at our Online Community Platform

We will host another online version of our economic lunch briefing event with Jakub Seidler (Chief Economist ING Czech Republic) and Petr Krpata (Chief EMEA FX and Rates Strategist at ING). We will be going Dutch again, so you will have to bring your own lunch. However, in true Dutch style: it is for free.

Please register for this free event here

 


ONLINE: Impact Entrepreneurship and the Story of an Unusual Chocolate Bar
Tuesday, 26 May 2020 at 10:00, at our Online Community Platform

Tony’s Chocolonely is a chocolate company with a huge mission; to end modern slavery and exploitation in the cocoa industry. With amazing chocolate recipes, Tony's Chocolonely set the example and show that chocolate can be made in a more responsible way. Not only in taste and packaging, but also in the way they build long term relationships with cocoa farmers and how they handle an open and transparent value chain.

Ynzo van Zanten, Tony’s ‘Choco Evangelist’ will tell the story of Tony’s roadmap towards 100% slave free chocolate and how everyone can join this movement.

Please register for this free event here.
 

 

ONLINE: Annual General Meeting

Thursday 28 May, starting at 16:00 at our Online Community Platform

On Thursday 28 May, starting at 16:00, you are invited to join the NCCC Annual General Meeting. During this meeting, we will provide you with an overview of our activities during 2019, including financials. Also, the Board composition will be on the agenda, as well as current activities.

Please register here.

 

ONLINE: On the Road to Smart Industry

Tuesday 9 June 2020, from 14:00-15:15 at our Online Community Platform

The Netherlands have been on the road to smart industry for a while. By sharing experiences, the Czech Republic and The Netherlands could mutually benefit from what has been done and learned. Join the Embassy of the Kingdom of the Netherlands, Smart Industry Netherlands, IDC and the Netherlands-Czech Chamber of Commerce for this event.

Please register for this free event here.
RECENT EVENTS
Our online community platform enabled us to transform our events to online happenings. To mention a few:


Online Economic Lunch Briefing
On 15 April we hosted a special online version of our traditional economic lunch briefing with Jakub Seidler (Chief Economist ING Czech Republic) and Petr Krpata (Chief EMEA FX and Rates Strategist at ING).


Trends & Drivers of Innovation in Commercial Real Estate 
We organised this online event together with CBRE, CTP and xITee on 23 April. Watch a short impression video of this event:

Pear Learning Workshop 
On 6 May, our Corporate member Hackerly showcased a high-energy, interactive online peer learning workshop about remote meetings
TRADERS' NEWS
 

The launch of our online community platform enables us to build a better community. People can browse other participants and request meetings, either online or at a physical event. Also, the platform comes with a Marketplace for Opportunities by and for members.

We have created four step-by-step manuals how to make the best use of our online community platform. You can find four highly visual, step-by-step manuals on our website.

MEMBERS' NEWS

Zátiší Team quickly adopted to the current conditions of lockdown and offered their customers Fresh & Tasty Home with online order and home delivery. More at our website.

Edenred performed a number of activities last months, to help their customers and restaurants cope with the difficult situation. They also provided a map of opened restaurants. More at our website.

Huisman's maintenance workshop had turned into a laboratory producing disinfectants for the employees against coronavirus. More at our website.

Hackerly launched a whole new Learning & Development Methodology: Peer-Nano-Learning. Its main goal is to scale soft skills development in the flow of work. More at our website.

The Czech Ministry of Labour & Social Affairs has published a manual on how to submit your application for the Antivirus programme and we have prepared it for you in English. More at our website.

Katarína Brydone became the new Head of Investment Properties of CBRE Czech Republic. More on our website.

ING have developed four scenarios of how the virus, the lockdown measures and consequently the different economies could evolve. More on our website.

TECHO, under the Healthy Workplace brand, helps companies quickly manage the current situation and prepare the offices. More on our website.

Garuda/Almed offers chilled/cold meals ready to eat or refrigerate with free delivery to homes around Prague and its surroundings. More on our website.

From the 4th of May, KLM restarted their operation to and from Amsterdam. For the flight details check our website.

Albert Foundation announced special grant for 1 milion CZK for those in need. More on our website.

Management for NGOs in cooperation with the chief epidemiologists of IKEM, MUDr. Petr Smejkal and RNDr. Karel Drbal, PhD. prepared a unique seniors' testing project. More on our website.

EY is offering small companies of up to 50 employees an express 60-minute consultation free of charge in the areas of finance, employees, COVID programs, taxes and IT security. More on our website.

Huisman cares for their employees with offering a shared bikes and a mobile intranet. More on our website.

CBRE brokered a transaction for the new flagship store of Sparkys in the Czech Republic. More on our website.

Royal Philips plans to double the production of its hospital ventilators critical for the treatment of COVID-19 patients. More on our website.

CBRE Survey: coworking centers and serviced offices quickly reacted and remain open appling strict hygiene measures. More on our website.

College Life Work publishes Employer Branding and Young Talent Recruitment guides. More on our website.

Profid's accounting experts published 9 key points of Financial Management in Crisis. More on our website.

Salvation Army take care in the “Domovy Přístav“ (Port Homes) of the most vulnerable people, seniors, who have lost their own homes. More on our website.

To support entrepreneurs, Impact Hub prepared a new KPZ program (something like "Survival Box" for freelancers and small companies). More on our website.

ING: It's hard to imagine what it's like not to have parents and live in an orphanage. Watch the ING video or visit our website.

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