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  • Aim for Climate Reception

    Aim for Climate Reception

    May 9 2023 the American-Danish Business council co-hosted a rooftop reception with the Danish Minister for Food, Agriculture and Fisheries. The reception was held in relation to the Aim for Climate summit taking place in DC, and several high level stakeholders from both the US and EU participated in the reception. Among the guest was […]

  • SelectUSA reception

    SelectUSA reception

    On Wednesday May 3rd the Danish ambassador Christina Markus Lassen opened up her doors to the Danish Minister for Business, Industry and Financial Services Morten Bødskov and the US Ambassador to Denmark Alan Leventhal. Minister Bødskov and Ambassador Leventhal brought a Danish delegation of around 20 companies with them, and US stakeholders from the government, […]

  • Decarbonizing supply chains

    Decarbonizing supply chains

    More and more organizations are pledging to reduce their indirect emissions generated in the upstream and downstream value chain. This is a big step since for many companies indirect emissions account for around 80% of their overall climate effect.On March 15, the Royal Danish Embassy and American-Danish Business council co-hosted a discussion focused on decarbonizing […]

  • Hygge-on-the-Hill


    March 2 2023 the Embassy together with ADBC invited congressional staffers from all over the US to partake in Danish “hygge” with Danish beers and “smørrebrød”. Around 150 guests got a taste of the Danish heritage while listening to remarks from the Danish Ambassador Christina Markus Lasse, Evil Twin owner Jeppe Jarnit-Bjergsø and former US […]

  • Christmas Reception

    Christmas Reception

    On Dec 1st, Christina Markus Lassen, the Ambassador of Denmark to the US, in cooperation with the American-Danish Business Council, hosted a Christmas Reception at the Ambassador’s residence. In spite of a cold December breeze, there was a great attendance at the reception that was held both inside and outside the residence with around than […]

  • Annual ADBC Members Dinner

    Annual ADBC Members Dinner

    On October 26th  Ambassador Christina Markus Lassen hosted the annual ADBC members dinner at the Ambassador’s residence. Several members of ADBC attended the dinner. At the event, The Ambassador provided an assessment on the current state of US-Danish trade relations, which was followed by short remarks from Co-Chair Douglas Morgante.

  • Organic Waste-To-Energy Reception

    Organic Waste-To-Energy Reception

    On September the 28th, the Embassy along with the American-Danish Business Council hosted a networking reception where several American and Danish stakeholders in the biogas industry were invited. At the reception there was a panel discussion on how waste-to-energy can be utilized for a greener future. The panel was moderated by Maureen Walsh, the directory […]

  • Green Reception

    Green Reception

    In September the Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen visited Washington DC for a two day business promotion. As a part of her visit the Embassy hosted an evening reception at the ambassador’s residence on September 20th. The reception aimed to celebrate Danish-American business ties and political relations with a particular focus on environmental sustainability and […]

  • Greetings from the Ambassador

    Greetings from the Ambassador

    Dear Members of the American-Danish Business Council, With 2021 coming to an end, I want to express my appreciation for your great commitment and cooperation throughout the year. 2021 has been another year with many challenges due to Covid, but while the pandemic continues to havoc among us, we have still managed to push through […]

  • Transatlantic Company of the Year – Nominations are open

    Transatlantic Company of the Year – Nominations are open

    AmCham Denmark, in partnership with American-Danish Business Council, is pleased to announce that nominations are open for the 2022 Transatlantic Company of the Year. Don’t miss this unique opportunity to showcase your companies’ successes in the U.S.!If your company is interested in being considered for this year’s award, please contact AmCham’s Therese Oliver ( to […]