The Wilhelm Wachtmeister Award of 2013

SACC-DC was honored to posthumously present its Wilhelm Wachtmeister Award on May 29, tadalafil 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…

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, link 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…

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, site  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…

Alfa Laval upgrades to a corporate membership in SACC DC

We welcome Alfa Laval, illness a former Business Member of SACC DC, stomach 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…

Luncheon with Swedish Minister for Trade Dr. Ewa Björling

On the 19th of February the Swedish Minister for Trade Ewa Björling met SACC DC members at a speakers luncheon at the Swedish Embassy. Dr. Björling talked about the current state of the trade relations between Sweden and the United States and how we can create stronger trade and investment ties together. Not surprisingly, pharmacy…

Interested in trainees from Swedish top universities?

The trainee program offers SACC member companies the opportunity to host highly qualified, mature, bilingual trainees. The trainees have received or are pursuing a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree and some have already gained experience and specialized skills in their field. The SACC-USA Trainee Program and J-1 visa service can be used for everything from a summer internship for a…