DAY OF THE ZUG ECONOMY, EVENING EVENT ON MONDAY, MARCH 26, 2018

Posted by on 17. January 2018 in Events, General News | 0 comments

The Zug Commodity Association (ZCA) is pleased to inform you about the upcoming evening event, organized by the Zug Chamber of Commerce on the topic “Local and global companies: what makes the Zug economy strong?”. This evening event takes place on Monday, March 26, 2018, starting at 5.30 pm at the Theater Casino in Zug until 7 pm followed by an apéro. Guests from the industry, commerce and politics will discuss opportunities and challenges that the world of local and global economies are facing. For additional information, please...

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BREAKFAST MEETING WITH FOCUS ON THE FISCAL REFORM (PF17) AND THE STEP-UP IN POLITICAL NEGOTIATIONS AT BOTH FEDERAL AND CANTONAL LEVEL IN ZURICH ON WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 24, 2018

Posted by on 16. January 2018 in Events, General News | 0 comments

The Zug Commodity Association is pleased to inform you about the upcoming breakfast meeting organized by STSA and KMPG which will be held in Zurich. Given the current high level of uncertainty concerning the fiscal reform (PF17) and the step-up in political negotiations at both federal and cantonal level, this event will be an opportunity to get fully up-to-speed on the current situation of the Swiss fiscal reform project, address specific issues, share expectations and help shape STSA’s overarching objectives in this area. Mr. Stefan...

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ZCA EVENING EVENT – BLOCKCHAIN TECHNOLOGIES, MACHINE LEARNING, ARTIFICIAL INTELIGENCE & THEIR POTENTIAL IN COMMODITIES & FINANCE ON JANUARY 17, 2017

Posted by on 09. January 2018 in Events, General News | 0 comments

17. January 2018 – 17. January 2018 Grafenauweg 10 Map and Directions | Register Description: Sapient will present two topics based on the organization’s recent experiences with transformational technologies. Tom Jenden will present an updated discussion of Blockchain technologies in the commodities industry, including the demonstration of an operational proof of concept in the area of trade confirmations. The second topic presented will be an in-depth look at Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence and its use in the finance and...

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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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