Welcome Dinner in Honor of Ambassador Dan Kritenbrink


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Over 150 AmCham members will participate in our welcome dinner for the new US Ambassador to Vietnam on Wednesday evening. Ambassador Kritenbrink will make remarks about the current state of the bilateral relationship and how he would like to see the relationship develop over the next few years, including his priorities for business and economics. He looks forward to answering your questions and hearing your comments and concerns.

On October 26, the US Senate confirmed Daniel J. Kritenbrink to be Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the United States of America to the Socialist Republic of Vietnam. The Ambassador has been a diplomat since 1994 and was most recently a Senior Advisor for North Korea policy at the State Department. He served as Director for Asian Affairs at the National Security Council under President Obama and planned the President’s visit to Vietnam last year. Before that, he was Deputy Chief of Mission in Beijing. Ambassador Kritenbrink earned a M.A. from the University of Virginia and a B.A from the University of Nebraska-Kearney. He speaks Chinese and Japanese, and is learning Vietnamese.

EVENT:           Welcome Dinner for the new US Ambassador to Vietnam
DATE:              Wednesday, November 15
TIME:               6:00pm – 8:30pm
PLACE:            InterContinental Hanoi Westlake, 5 Tu Hoa, Tay Ho District
COST:              1,500,000 VND
DRESS:            Business Attire

Don’t miss this opportunity to help the business and development community welcome the new US Ambassador to Vietnam. After each guest meets the new Ambassador, guests will enjoy a delicious dinner with fine wines. This event is now full and registration is no longer possible. Please contact the AmCham office if you have questions about this event.

AmCham thanks the following companies for their generous support of this event