Past events

April 17, 2018 Business Women Program 2018 Leadership Communication

The Swedish Chamber of Commerce exclusive Business Woman Program 2018 presents four seminars for the empowering and support of woman business leaders. The seminars are designed to increase and sharpen your leadership skills and to help yourself to a higher level of efficiency, awareness, and success. Moderator is Malin Hedlund, MH Leadership. We welcome the women from the Swedish Chamber, Young Professionals of the Swedish Chamber with a focus to expand leadership communication and strengthen the skills to communicate with others. You can follow any number of seminars you prefer. If you attend all four, the Swedish Chamber will offer you the last one for free!

Dates:  April 17, 2018

Time: 18.30 – 21.00

How to read people and gain their trust

How do you become a great leader for yourself and others? What makes others feel confident in you? In this session, we take a closer look at how to use self-insight to create better cooperation with others, and you will learn to read others in your everyday interactions. We address the value of focused communication for creating clarity.

 

Swedish Fika will be served at all Seminars!

 

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March 27, 2018 YP Pub Quiz

Thank you to everyone who participated at the YP Pub Quiz on March 27!

 

The traditional Amsterdam brown bar Café de Kwaker was the perfect setting for an evening of fun and competition with the Young Professionals. The winning team “Two weddings and a winner” went home with the first prize and the honor of being our reigning Pub Quiz Champions! Congratulations!

 

We would like to give special thanks to our generous sponsor Undutchables, our fantastic Quizmasters Marta Radinovic Lukic & Aron Vrieler, and Janna at Café de Kwaker for excellent hosting.

 

Winning team – “Two weddings and a winner”

 

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March 8, 2018 Women’s Day Lunch

Welcome to join The Swedish Chamber of Commerce for Women’s Day Lunch together with The French Chamber of Commerce in the Netherlands on March 8, 2018!

Keynote Speaker: Rina Joosten-Rabou

Rina Joosten-Rabou is an entrepreneur, board member and publicist.Prior to co-founding Seedlink, she founded HR consultancy International Top Talent in both China and Europe.
It is an honour to welcome Rina Joosten-Rabou as our guest speaker. We are delighted that she has accepted to share her enriching experiences with us during this 11th edition of the Women’s Day Lunch. We are looking forward to welcoming you on the 8th of March.

 

Men are more than welcome to join us for this event!

 

Thursday, March 8th, 2018

12h00 – 14h00

 

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February 15, 2018 Entrepreneurs Café GDPR – What? How? and Why?

On February 15 the Swedish Chamber and Young Professionals organized a successful Entrepreneurs Café about GDPR! Thank you all for interesting discussions and a big thanks to our keynote speaker Maeson Ethard, Co-founder and Managing Director of Base Cyber Security and to Laura Huijts, Privacy Consultant bij KPMG Nederland. Welcome to read more about the event below.

The Swedish Chamber’s Entrepreneurs Café

The Swedish Chamber of Commerce and the Young Professionals organize four Entrepreneurs Cafés each year. Each Entrepreneurs Café includes a Keynote Speaker and group discussions in order to learn as much as possible and to share experiences and expertise. You will go home inspired but also with a toolbox for how to further explore the topic of the Entrepreneurs Café in which you have participated.

 

 

The Swedish Chamber and Young Professionals Entrepreneurs Café

GDPR: What? Why? and How?

Join us for our first Entrepreneurs Café of 2018 to learn more about the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) which is entering into force on May 25, 2018. Which are the key areas of change introduced by the GDPR and what are the critical areas organisations need to be aware of when preparing for compliance?

The new law marks a wide-reaching and significant shift in the way that organisations must protect personal data. For companies in the beginning of their process, you will get a concrete presentation about how GDPR will affect your company, the implementation of the law and how the company IT structure and processes will be affected by our keynote speaker Maeson Ethard, Base Cyber Security.

 

 

 

 

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February 6, Mentorship Program Meet Up III, International Business Culture and Networking Skills

Welcome to the third session of the Mentorship program 2017/2018!

During this workshop we will focus on the International Business Culture we are active in and how we can develop our networking skills.

 

Time: 18.30 – 21.00

 

February 6 was the very successful Mentorship Program Meet Up III with the topic ‘International Business Culture and Networking Skills’. Thank you all for interesting discussions and thank you Wilma and Mercuri Urval!

We are welcoming you to the fourth and last session of the Mentorship program 2017/2018 April 24.  We will reflect on what we have learned, what changes have taken place and the lessons we learned for the future. Also, we will have a Q&A with the group on how to apply for new jobs, how to grow, and, do’s and don’ts in your professional life  Hope to see you there!

  

  

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January 30, 2018 Business Women Program Leadership Communication

About the program

The Swedish Chamber of Commerce exclusive Business Woman Program 2018 presents four seminars for the empowering and support of woman business leaders. The seminars are designed to increase and sharpen your leadership skills and to help yourself to a higher level of efficiency, awareness, and success. Moderator is Malin Hedlund, MH Leadership. We welcome the women from the Swedish Chamber, Young Professionals of the Swedish Chamber with a focus to expand leadership communication and strengthen the skills to communicate with others. You can follow any number of seminars you prefer. If you attend all four, the Swedish Chamber will offer you the last one for free!

 

Dates:

January 30, 2018 How coaching inspires others to give you their best

April 17, 2018 How to read people and gain their trust

September 4, 2018 – How to lead an inspiring meeting and get the results you want

November 15, 2018 How to promote yourself and sell your products

 

Date: January 30, 2017
Time: 18.30 – 21.00


How coaching inspires others to give you their best

Learn how to inspire other people to action, and how to motivate colleagues, employees and others around you. Coaching is about helping others discover and develop their own potential. As a leader, coaching helps you spot the incredible resourcefulness others haven’t even seen in themselves yet. This session addresses: How do you coach others? What should you think about?            

Swedish Fika will be served at all Seminars!

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January 25, 2018 YP Spring Kick-off

YP Spring Kick-off at Canvas Skybar, Volkshotel Amsterdam

January 25, 2018 from 18.30 – 21.00

 

Join us for a Spring Kick-off to start the YP Spring Semester! This casual New Years AW at Canvas Skybar at the Volkshotel, Amsterdam will get you introduced with the YP plans for the spring 2018. Meet the YP Committee, get to know new friends, grab a complementary drink & bitterballen and join us for an evening of fun!

Welcome drink and bitterballen complementary, all other consumptions own costs.

YP Member Participation fee: FREE
Non-Member Participation fee: FREE

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January 16, New Year’s Reception

The Swedish Chamber of Commerce together with the Ambassador or Sweden Mr. Per Holmström request the pleasure of the company of the Members of the Swedish Chamber Commerce on Tuesday, January 16 from 18.00 – 20.00 hours.

 

By personal invitation only.

 

The Swedish Chamber of Commerce cordially thanks the sponsors for the Annual New Years Reception 2018:

 

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