Founding members

Jensen World Travel, Ltd.

111 9th St.

Wilmette, IL 60091
Phone: (847) 256-5550 
Mail to Jensen World Travel

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Bang & Olufsen America, Inc.
780 West Dundee Road
Arlington Heights, IL 60004
Phone: (847) 590-4967
Mail to B&O

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News you can use from MWDACC

Update June 21, 2013 

Rasmus Nielsen,


International Summer Social


Please join us for THE international networking event of the summer!  Space is limited so sign-up now.

Aug.    7       Hot August Night: International Summer Social Cruise & Fireworks Display.  Seventh Annual international business & social networking event sponsored by the International Trade Association of Greater Chicago, Barnes, Richardson & Colburn, and MB Financial Bank with the: Chicago International Trade Commissioners’ Association; Chicago China Club; EuroChicago; French-American Chamber of Commerce of Chicago; Hong Kong Business Association of the Midwest; Swiss-American Business Council; U.S-Mexico Chamber of Commerce Mid-America Chapter.  Join us aboard the Mystic Blue for a buffet dinner, dancing, incomparable Chicago skyline views and the Navy Pier fireworks display from Lake Michigan.  6:30 – 10:00 pp.m.; board at Navy Pier, Chicago.  Members of sponsoring organizations & their guests - $85; Non-members - $100.  Advance registration required by July 17.  For information & registration, please see:  Corporate sponsorships available: please e-mail or call 773/725-1106. 


Article provided by Peter Zeuthen from the Danes Worldwide Organization.  Peter is the Mid-West Representative and Coordinator.  You can contact Peter via email:

Subject: Denmark discusses allowing Dual Citizenship! 

DANES Mærkesager

Dobbelt statsborgerskab snart en realitet

Efter seminaret om dobbelt statsborgerskab, som Danes Worldwide afholdt sammen med EuropaHuset i slutningen af april, er en ændring af de danske regler kommet et skridt nærmere.

Den 17. maj offentliggjorde Venstres folketingsgruppe, at partiet nu helhjertet støtter ønsket om dobbelt statsborgerskab. Partiet har tidligere været splittet omkring dette spørgsmål, men har altså nu besluttet at bakke op om denne vigtige Danes Worldwide mærkesag.

I den forbindelse blev generalsekretær Anne Marie Dalgaard interviewet til DR Nyheder, hvor hun bl.a. sagde: ”Statsborgerskab er så vigtig en del af ens identitet, at det svarer til at skulle vælge mellem sin far eller sin mor � eller sine to børn”.


Derudover havde Anne Marie Dalgaard også et indlæg om dobbelt statsborgerskab i Jyllands-Posten den 29.maj. Du kan læse indlægget her


The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) is partnering with U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) for TSA PreCheck™, an initiative that allows eligible passengers to qualify for expedited screening at participating airports.

U.S. citizens, who are members of a CBP Trusted Traveler program, including Global Entry, SENTRI, and NEXUS are automatically eligible to participate and receive expedited screening benefits for domestic travel through the TSA PreCheck™ initiative. TSA PreCheck™ benefits include keeping shoes, light outerwear and belts on, keeping laptops in their cases, and leaving the 3-1-1 compliant liquids/gels bag in one’s carry-on during screening through TSA security checkpoints.

Members interested in participating in TSA PreCheck™ through their Trusted Traveler program membership must enter their PASS ID into the ‘Known Traveler’ field when booking a flight reservation or saving their PASS ID to their airline’s frequent flyer profile. Members can find their PASS ID either online by accessing their GOES account, or on the back of their membership card in the top-left corner.

When traveling on one of the TSA PreCheck™ participating airlines, CBP Trusted Traveler members should remember to provide the airline with their full name, date of birth, and PASS ID exactly as it appears in their CBP Trusted Traveler program online account to ensure they are properly considered for TSA PreCheck™ .

To learn more, visit or


We encourage everyone to consider joining in making The Chamber a viable forum for networking, promotion of own companies, and bringing new commercial insight and value to our Danish American Chamber community. Please remember this also gives you access to our fellow chambers of the Nordic Countries, SACC, NACC, FACC and their events.



New PAssport Process From Jan. 1st, 2012


We are now looking for new Insight presentations for the
benefit of our membership. If your Company wishes to sponsor such an event, widening your exposure to the Midwest Danish American Chamber of Commerce kindly contact the Chamber.

MIDWEST DANISH AMERICAN CHAMBER OF COMMERCE has launched a series of company presentations called Insight.   

The Insight series will offer you an exclusive inside look at selected companies in the Chicagoland area, and an opportunity to learn more about their profile, operations, strategic challenges and the people behind it all. In other words: Get insight from the insiders!  


Founding Member

Founding Member

Royal Danish Consulate General, Chicago.