August 28 – 29, 2019 – Business Update Stockholm

Wednesday 28 August 2019
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Welcome to join the Swedish Chamber of Commerce for a Business Update to Stockholm on August 28-29, 2019. You will receive an update on the developments of Sweden’s future competitiveness in the interconnected, autonomous and digital global marketplace, gain insight into the most important players in the market for the upcoming years and excellent opportunities for networking.




AUGUST 28, 2019

10.00–12.00 Visit to the Royal Dutch Embassy in Stockholm and welcome by H.E. Ambassador of the Netherlands Ms. Ines Coppoolse and her colleagues Eva Blom and John Dekker about the Dutch/Swedish trade relations in Stockholm. Presentation by Undutchables Sweden by Karin Björkman
12.00 Lunch venue tba (Group Lunch to be paid separately at own costs)
13.30 Transportation or walk to Konsert huset
14.00 Registration and Coffee at World Trade Day
15.00 Participation at the World Trade Day 2019 of the Stockholm Chamber of Commerce “AI, Automation and Advanced Technologies That Will Shape the Future”
At the World Trade Day we will investigate Sweden’s future competitiveness in the interconnected, autonomous and digital global marketplace.Minister Address:

  • Mr. Ibrahim Baylan, Minister for Business, Industry and Innovation
  • Navigating the Tech Storm
    Mr. Nicklas Bergman, Entrepreneur and Technology Investor, Intergalactic Industries
  • Advanced Technologies and Sweden’s Competitiveness – Moderated Discussion:
    Ms. Helene Niklasson, Head of CampX, Volvo Group
    Dr. Elena Fersman, Research Director, Artificial Intelligence, Ericsson
    Ms. Anna Åsberg, VP Operations IT and Digital, AstraZeneca
    Dr. Danica Kragic Jensfelt, Professor, Division of Robotics, Perception and Learning, KTH
  • Boosting Trade Through Blockchain and AI:
    Ms. Susanna Zeko, Secretary General, ICC Sweden
  • Digital Fashion
    Ms. Jennie Rosén, CEO, Swedish Fashion Council
    Mr. Fredrik Timour, Head of Fashion Innovation, Swedish Fashion Council
  • Shaping the Future:
    Dr. Andreas Hatzigeorgiou, CEO, Stockholm Chamber of Commerce
16.50 Networking and reception
17.45 Transportation to Dutch Chamber of Commerce Networking Drinks
18.00 – 20.00 Networking Drinks with the Dutch Chamber of Commerce in Sweden – Venue: Cocktail Lounge at Downtown Camper by Scandic Address: Brunkebergstorg 9, 111 51 Stockholm



AUGUST 29, 2019

10.30–13.00 Company visit Ericsson in Kista – During your visit at the Ericsson Studio in Kista you experience the latest technical innovations, like 5G and AI, which will impact your business.Address: Grönlandsgatan 8, 164 40 Kista, Sweden
13.30-14.30 Company visit to Vinnova – Sweden’s Innovation Agency
Artificial intelligence in Swedish business and societyAddress: Mäster Samuelsgatan 56, 101 58 Stockholm, Sweden
14.45-15.30 Visit to Epicenter Stockholm with Fredric Kaijser, Head of Sales and a short company presentation by one of Epicenter Stockholm MembersAddress: Mäster Samuelsgatan 36, 111 57 Stockholm, Sweden
15.30 End of Program


Start of Program:

August 28, 2019 at 10.00


End of Program:

August 29, 2019 at 15.30




Participation Fee

Participation Fee:
Members or the Swedish Chamber of Commerce: Euro 395 per person excl. VAT
Non Members: Euro 495 per person excl. VAT

Participation fee includes organisation and facilizing full 2-days program, Entrance World Trade Day, mingle and drinks by Dutch Chamber of Commerce, Lunch bookings for both days, however the lunch is paid by the participants individually. All other costs are at own expense.

Hotel reservation: 
We have special offer for Hobo Hotel, Brunkebergstorg 4, 111 51 Stockholm,
After receiving your reservation we will send you the exclusive booking code to receive a special room rate from August 28/29.

We are working on a special price for hotel reservation in Stockholm for the night August 28/29.

Registration details

Terms of conditions:
Bookings are non-refundable, but at the discretion of the organizer, you can change the name of the person(s) attending by contacting

Welcome to register by digital registration below or send an email to before August 9, 2019.


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