SEMINAR AT THE SWISS EMBASSY IN RUSSIA WITH THE TOPIC “SWITZERLAND AS A COMMODITY TRADING HUB” ON DECEMBER 6, 2017

Posted by on 28. November 2017 in Events, General News | 0 comments

The Zug Commodity Association (ZCA) is pleased to inform you about the upcoming seminar on Switzerland as a commodity trading hub, organized by the Swiss Embassy in Russia in Moscow on December 6. The main focus will be on opportunities for Russian companies as well as self-regulatory and regulatory issues. At this occasion, interested STSA & ZCA members are welcome to join the seminar and exchange with officials and industry representatives. This event is of special interest for professionals of the commodity trading sector from Russia...

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CONGRATULATION TO THE THIRD CLASS OF COMMODITY PROFESSIONALS HAVING GRADUATED

Posted by on 21. November 2017 in Events, General News | 0 comments

To all graduates of the course of 2017: Congratulations for empowering yourself! 16 students have graduated on the third edition of the CAS Commodity Professional, a training organized by the Zug Commodity Association (ZCA) in cooperation with the Hochschule Luzern and the Lugano Commodity Trading Association (LCTA). The lessons were held alternately in Zug and in Lugano, and provided the students with a global view of the commodity sector and with tools, that are needed to work in this field. The ceremony took place at the Lugano City Hall....

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SWISS MARITIME SERVICES CELEBRATES ITS FIRST YEAR ANNIVERSARY WITH A COCKTAIL PARTY ON NOVEMBER 15, 2017

Posted by on 31. October 2017 in Events, General News | 0 comments

15. November 2017 – 15. November 2017 Map and Directions | Register Description: The Zug Commodity Association (ZCA) is pleased to inform you about the upcoming Cocktail Party organized by Swiss Maritime Services (SMS) to celebrate its first year anniversary. It takes place at the Altstadthalle in Zug, starting at 17:00. People active in the field of commodity related businesses with interest in the tanker market are kindly invited for this event. There will be a Hungarian Winetasting combined with a Painting Exhibition. For more...

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BLOCKCHAIN SUMMIT – CRYPTO VALLEY – ON NOVEMBER 22, 2017

Posted by on 16. October 2017 in Events, General News | 0 comments

The Zug Commodity Association ZCA is pleased to inform you about the upcoming external Blockchain Event on November 22, 2017 at the Theater Casino Zug (Artherstrasse 2-4, 6300 Zug), starting at 13:00. This event is initiated by Lakeside Partners and inacta. The Blockchain Summit is an Event, where the best international Blockchain start-ups as well as internationally known speakers from all over the world and from the Crypto Valley Zug will meet. The highlight of the event will be the presentation of the 10 best Blockchain Start-ups, which...

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AFTERNOON EVENT – HR WORKSHOP AT ZCA ON WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2017

Posted by on 06. October 2017 in Events, General News | 0 comments

The Zug Commodity Association (ZCA) is pleased to invite you to the upcoming workshop, tailored to address hot topics in the HR field to support HR managers and their teams. The aim is to be inspired by presentations delivered by experienced professionals in cooperation with EVRAZ East Metals AG. This event is targeted to HR professionals and their teams. The main topics of this workshop are: HR Department fundamentals Registration of Working Time in Switzerland The Current Market & Key Themes in Talent & Reward across Commodity...

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CHINA SHIP AGENCY WORKSHOP ON OCTOBER 19, 2017

Posted by on 02. October 2017 in Events, General News | 0 comments

The Zug Commodity Association ZCA is happy to invite you to the upcoming China Ship Agency Workshop on Thursday, 19 October 2017 starting at 17.15 and held by Wilhelmsen Ships Service. The workshop is designed for all professionals within the shipping and trading industry. The agenda is composed of the following main areas: – Presentation of the Chinese ports and provinces – Ongoing development – Challenges of Ship Agency in China – Compliance and Safety – Best practices – Case studies The speaker...

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DIGITIZATION AND DISRUPTION – IS HR READY FOR THE DIGITAL CHANGE? Evening Event October 25, 2017

Posted by on 25. September 2017 in Events, General News | 0 comments

Dear ZCA Members, We would like to inform you that the traditional HR autumn event, organized by the Zug Chamber of Economy and the Association HR Services Zug (HRSZ), takes place on Wednesday, 25th October 2017. The topic of the event is Digitization and Disruption – Is HR Ready for the Digital Change? Jörg Henseleit, former top manager and CEO of Unisys, Verizon and Orange Business Services, will highlight the issues of digitization. This event starts at 6.00 pm – 7.00 pm followed by aperitif at the Kaufmännisches...

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ZUG CHAMBER OF ECONOMY NETWORKING EVENT ON SEPTEMBER 28, 2017

Posted by on 15. September 2017 in Events, General News | 0 comments

We would like to inform you that the Zug Chamber of Economy invites you to a Networking Event on Thursday, September 28, 2017, at 6 pm at Keramikland AG in Cham. With the After Work Get Together, the Zug Chamber of Economy is offering a networking platform to meet and strengthen the dialogue between economy and politics. The opportunity is offered to meet representatives and politicians of canton Zug. Participants get the opportunity to know them personally and enjoy a great Apéro Riche. Please register for this event until 21 September...

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EVENING EVENT ON INHERITANCE & PENSION PLANNING FOR EXPATS ON WEDNESDAY, 25 OCTOBER 2017

Posted by on 14. September 2017 in Events, General News | 0 comments

Dear ZCA Members, We would like to inform about the evening event on Inheritance and Pension Planning for Expats on Wednesday, 25 October 2017 in Zug at Pulverturm, Zugerbergstrasse 14, 6300 Zug. This event is organized by Swiss Law, J. Safra Sarasin and Swiss Life. Their expert panel will discuss legal and financial implications of transnational migration and explain planning opportunities to avoid pitfalls. Topics in particular include: Strategic asset allocation and currencies Estate planning tools Martial property and inheritance Swiss...

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LUNCH & LEARN ON TRADING COMMODITY DERIVATIVES – THURSDAY, 21 SEPTEMBER 2017

Posted by on 04. September 2017 in Events, General News | 0 comments

Dear ZCA Members, We would like to inform you that a lunch and learn event on “Trading commodity derivatives – current regulatory developments in the US and Switzerland” takes place on Thursday, 21 September 2017 Trading in the derivatives commodity markets comes with an increasing number of obligations for commodity traders and end-users. The first half of the event will discuss developments in US regulations impacting Swiss commodity trading firms active on US markets. The second half of the event will discuss what obligations Swiss...

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