The Church of Sweden in the Netherlands’ annual Christmas Market
On Saturday, November 20, the Swedish Church in the Netherlands’ annual Christmas market will be held as planned. This is an opportunity to do some Swedish shopping, enjoy Swedish treats and beverages as well as meet Swedes or others interested in Sweden! To make everybody feel safe, the Swedish Church takes the following measures in the event of the Corona situation: All visitors must be able to show a QR Code. They urge everyone to wear a face mask and will ensure good ventilation in the various areas. This year, the sale is only one day so don't miss it! Opening hours: Saturday, November 20 at 11:00-17:00 Adress: Schiedamsesingel 2, 3012 BA, Rotterdam For more information, click .
BREATHE for SELVA by Zumflow Leadership Development
On Monday, December 13, Zumflow will host BREATHE, a Thought Awakening Leadership & Charity Event. At this event, you will be inspired to reflect on business topics to engage your employees and customers for a positive impact. BREATHE will be featured by four speakers to deliver cutting-edge business insights on today's most pressing issues, in a room of leaders like you, so you can connect and build through their interactive sessions. If you use the promo code SWECHAM, you will get a 50 % discount on the price. Time: 14.30-18.30 Venue: The Harbour Club Amsterdam - East 67 Cruquiusweg 1019 AT Amsterdam For more information and registration,
Your Presence – 3rd Edition Role Models Masterclass 2021 by Women in Tech Netherlands
Tomorrow, on November 18, it is time for Women in Tech Netherlands' 3rd edition of the Role Models Masterclass 2021 - Your Presence. In this webinar, you will explore your Personal Brand, deep mine your Passions-Values-Talens, and elevate your skills to Rockstar media and workplace presence. This event is held via ZOOM 19.00-21.00. This event is part of the Online Masterclass Series, but if you have missed the earlier courses you can still sign up for this one, and watch the first course and the second course . For more information and to sign up for this event, click .
The Swedish Chamber proudly announces a Scholarship collaboration with the Elof Hansson Foundation 2022
The Elof Hansson Foundation is a long-term supporter of academic education and training in the commercial sector. As of 2022, it supports a young talent from the School of Business, Economics and Law at Gothenburg University to gain international experience through joining the Swedish Chamber of Commerce for the Netherlands for a 12 month period. As a Scholarship recipient, as well as a Management Trainee, you will for one year actively participate in the work at the Swedish Chamber of Commerce and its areas of work such as events, management, marketing, communication, member recruitment as well as member retention and other business promotion. To learn more about the program and how to apply, please visit our webpage .
Welcome New Member Partinc Capital
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce is very pleased to give a warm welcome to Partinc Capital. Partinc Capital is an early-stage investor in European business-to-business SaaS providers. They have a solid track record of scaling up small companies into international businesses. Their international team (Per Nordling, Johan Castevall, and Jan Sundelin) has hands-on experience of all phases, from founding a company to running a global corporate group; in their opinion precisely the experience needed to be an active and successful early-stage investor. Companies with strong international growth potential are their sweet spot. The timing for their initial engagement is primarily early expansion or when the expansion strategy is yet to be established. Partinc Capital actively supports the founders, owners, board, and management in their portfolio companies. With hands-on advice for how to build successful growth companies, they maximize the value growth. With offices in Stockholm and Amsterdam, they are in the heart of Europe’s start-ups and scale-ups and offer a gateway to Europe and the rest of the world. We are looking forward to bringing together Partinc Capital with our business network and to a fruitful and exciting collaboration. For more information, click .
The Swedish Chamber 60th Anniversary postponed
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce regrets to have to inform you all that with reference to the new restrictions regarding the Corona situation presented by the Dutch government at the Press conference on Friday, November 12, 2021, it has been forced to postpone the Swedish Chamber of Commerce 60th Anniversary Innovation and Sustainability Summit and Gala Dinner on November 18, to a date in 2022. The Swedish Chamber of Commerce is very sorry for the inconvenience for all concerned and hopes for your understanding. We hope to come back with more information as soon as possible. The Swedish Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee
Congratulations from Karin Ehnbom-Palmqvist
Karin Ehnbom-Palmqvist, Chairman of the Scholarship Fund for Swedish Youth Abroad, congratulates the Swedish Chamber of Commerce on their 60th Anniversary. The Anniversary Celebrations will take place on November 18, 2021. [video width="1080" height="1080" mp4="https://swedishchamber.nl/wp-content/uploads/2021/11/Karin-ehnbom-palmqvist.mp4"][/video] The Innovation & Sustainability Summit is about 21st-century leadership, bringing together business leaders, entrepreneurs, politicians, and academics from both Sweden and the Netherlands, to address the greater trends facing us, from tech to climate change, the future workforce, and global trade. The Gala Dinner will include a long list of Exclusive Guests, Dinner Speakers, Business Award Ceremony, and First-Class Entertainment. We are looking forward to welcoming you together with your partner, colleagues, and business relations to celebrate our 60th Anniversary on November 18, 2021.
Congratulations to the Receivers of the Swedish Chamber Business Awards 2021
On behalf of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce for the Netherlands, in co-operation with Business Sweden and the Embassy of Sweden in The Hague we are very pleased to announce the receivers of the Swedish Chamber Business Awards 2021. – Swedish Chamber Achievement Award 2021 – Inter IKEA Systems B.V. – Swedish Chamber Entrepreneurship Award 2021 – Lynk & Co – Swedish Chamber Tech for Good Award 2021 – Ericsson The Jury reports will be officially presented at the Award ceremony whereafter they will be published on the Swedish Chamber of Commerce website and distributed in the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Business Awards Press Release. “The jury was genuinely impressed by the admissions for the Business Awards. From promising Swedish newcomers in the Dutch market to established companies. From creative ideas to improve everyday lives, to smart tech solutions that create impact. Thanks to all companies for sharing their vision and plans.” Ruth de Jager, Country Manager Storytel. Member of the Swedish Chamber Board of Directors and Chairman of the Jury Members of the Jury: The Ambassador of Sweden H.E. Mr. Johannes Oljelund Mrs. Ruth de Jager, Country Manager Storytel, Member of the Swedish Chamber Board of Directors and Chairman of the Jury Mr. Tomas Korseman, Trade Commissioner Business Sweden Benelux