Available positions at the UN and at the Embassy

Available positions at the  Permanent Mission of Sweden to the United Nations in New York Utlysning av två tidsbegränsade receptionistbefattningar på Sveriges Ständiga Representation vid FN i New York Svenska FN-representationens uppgift är att representera Sverige, förhandla för och bevaka svenska intressen i FN och dess underorgan, i den lokala EU-samordningen samt i kontakterna med andra…

The Wilhelm Wachtmeister Award of 2013

SACC-DC was honored to posthumously present its Wilhelm Wachtmeister Award on May 29, 2013 in memory of Lars Bjerde. The distinguished late Lars Bjerde was presented with the award for his extraordinary contributions to developing, broadening and strengthening Swedish-American over three decades and across the public and private spheres. Mr Bjerde was also recognized for his…

Successful Workshop on Market Access and Government Contracts

A joint event with the other Scandinavian Chambers of Commerce was held on Wednesday April 24th at House of Sweden. The topic for the luncheon was how to gain market access and government contract through the GSA schedules.  Robert Bourne from Government Service Administration (GSA) provided insights into how companies can optimize their export strategy with respect…

We are looking for a new Intern/Executive Assistant!

Position Summary: This full time internship will start at the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, a membership organization dedicated to the development of useful business relationships between the United States and Sweden. The internship will give you a valuable international work-experience and great possibilities for networking with both Swedish and American companies. We have many joint…

Young Professional Happy Hour

Thank you everyone who attended the SACC Young Professional Happy Hour last Friday! Hope you had a great time! Click here to see some more pictures from the event at Front Page. Photos: Ville Aro          

Lunch seminar on the EU-U.S. Free Trade Agreement

SACC DC hosted on Tuesday, March 13, a  lunch seminar on the potential profits from a free trade agreement between the EU and U.S. The event was organized in collaboration with the Embassy of Sweden, the Swedish National Board of Trade and ITIF  (The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation). The visiting delegation from The Swedish National Board of…

Alfa Laval upgrades to a corporate membership in SACC DC

We welcome Alfa Laval, a former Business Member of SACC DC, as a new Corporate Member! Alfa Laval is a leading global provider of specialized products and engineering solutions based on its key technologies of heat transfer, separation and fluid handling. The company’s equipment, systems and services are dedicated to assisting customers in optimizing the performance…