MARCH 28, 2023
Venue: Swedish Chamber of Commerce
On March 28, the Swedish Chamber of Commerce hosted Tech Talent – New strategies to attract and maintain tech talent, which was the first event in the Tech Tables series this year.
In this very interesting and inspiring session, we gathered tech specialists from Sweden and the Netherlands to discuss which lessons the recent development in the tech sector can be learned, how companies must rethink to reskill and upskill their teams, and strategies to find the right people and to build stronger, more innovative and inspiring teams.
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce would like to extend a warm thank you to our fantastic speakers, Jan Sundelin, CEO TieKientix and Chairman of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Tech Committee., Armanda Willems, Country Manager at Lime Technologies, Fieke Weber, Lawyer at TeekensKarstens advocaten notarissen, Jeffrey Kenens, Partner Employment Law, TeekensKarstens advocaten notarissen, Yoss Perl, Regional Sales Director at HR-software company Hibob, Paula Bruneheim, Head of Enterprise Sales, Proxify , Andreea Morga, AI Tech & Ed Trendsetter/ Technology Consultant, Tech Labs Rotterdam & Growth Mentor Academy. Also, a warm thanks to our Moderator Lex Keukens, Attorney at law/Partner TK Tech.
We would also like to thank our partners TK Tech and The Swedish Embassy in the Netherlands and everyone who joined the Swedish Chamber Tech Talent and made the event to a success.
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Tech Tables is a platform for Swedish-Dutch tech leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors to meet, learn, and discuss the latest trends in technology. The Swedish Chamber of Commerce’s Tech Tables invite Swedish Chamber Members and leading experts, exciting entrepreneurs, and challengers alongside passionate changemakers from Sweden and the Netherlands to participate in the exciting discussions on how technology will shape the future and what can we learn from each other.
Swedish Chamber of Commerce
Fred. Roesekestraat 115
1076 EE Amsterdam
This Event is offered free of charge however Registration is compulsory.
Welcome to register by clicking on the registration button. Upon registration, you will receive a confirmation from the Swedish Chamber of Commerce.
Last day to sign up is March 24, 2023.
Yoss is the regional sales director at HR-software company HiBob. In this role, he is responsible for building and managing the European team out of Amsterdam. In addition, Yoss takes care of designing and implementing strategic growth plans for the Israeli software vendor and has many years of experience in fast growing HR-Tech companies.
Country Manager at Lime Technologies Netherlands #CRM. Armanda Willems work at Lime Technologies as a Country Manager since 2020 and have been working in the IT for over 10 years. Selling CRM is their core business, and it is what made them big in Scandinavia. Since 2020, they have expanded to the Netherlands and since 2021, Germany is also one of the countries that they are active in. Lime Technologies is a Swedish company with their HQ in Lund. After joining them, Armanda got introduced to the Swedish Chamber in the Netherlands and Lime became a member. Her focus is on setting foot to the ground in The Netherlands and to grow as a company, but also as becoming one of the biggest CRM suppliers in The Netherlands. With our Swedish influence and quality, she truly believes this is possible.
CEO of TIE Kinetix as of 2008. TIE Kinetix focuses on the 100% digitalization of the supply chain, eliminating all paper between seller and buyers. Thanks to this, TIE Kinetix saved, with the FLOW SaaS (Software as a Service) platform, over 81 million pages and 10.000 trees last year. TIE Kinetix is a Dutch international company with offices in Europe, USA and Asia and are listed on EURONEXT in Amsterdam. Jan Sundelin is also a Board Member of Partinc Capital, which is a Swedish investment company with investments in the Nordics and Benelux, focusing on SaaS scale up companies.
Head of Enterprise Sales, Proxify. Paula has been part of this Swedish scale-up since 2021. Proxify is a company based on the idea that Talent has no borders. What started as a Talent-as-a-Service company for the SMB segment has in the past years also developed into a partner for global enterprise companies such as Getinge, EA Sports and Electrolux. With clients such as BAM and Medline in the Netherlands, this market is a major focus for Proxify. Many companies today are struggling to find qualified and affordable developers locally, as a growing percentage of software developers nowadays expect to be able to work remotely. Proxify developed a network of top-of-the-line experts within tech and data from all over the world to try and solve this issue. In 2022 Proxify was among the top 10 fastest-growing companies in Sweden (nominated by DI Gasell).
AI Tech & Ed Trendsetter, Technology Consultant, TechLabs Rotterdam & Growth Mentor Academy. Andreea Moga is a tech-minded professional with a drive for education of tech skills focused on tech leadership, Data & AI and Product Development. With a track record of 8+ years working in delivery teams of software engineering and Data & AI, Andreea has founded Growth Mentor Academy where as a (tech) mentor is hosting book clubs on both personal development and science & tech topics to groups of adult (tech) professionals who are seeking to grow, learn and keep the pace up with the technological advancements in today’s world. Andreea contributes as well to building a tech savvy society with an entrepreneurial mindset by leading the chapter of Techlabs Rotterdam where free tech education is being offered to highly motivated individuals eager to learn skills in Data Science, AI, UX and Web Development and build solutions to current societal challenges together with partners joining the mission of Techlabs.
Partner Employment Law, TeekensKarstens advocaten notarissen. Jeffrey Kenens is a lawyer and partner at Teekens Karstens Advocaten Notarissen. He specializes in employment law. He advises and litigates in areas including, among other things, reorganization and dismissal, transfer of undertaking, (collective change of) conditions of employment, sickness and reintegration, temporary employment law and management agreements.
Lawyer at TeekensKarstens advocaten notarissen. Fieke Weber is a lawyer at Teekens Karstens Advocaten Notarissen. She specializes in employment law. She advises and litigates in areas including individual and collective dismissal law, reorganizations, transfers of undertakings, employee participation law and remuneration policies.
Attorney at law / Partner. Lex Keukens is a senior lawyer specialized in privacy and intellectual property law. He has an interest in all legal aspects of technologies. He is one of the founders of the law office TK Tech which is a part of Teekens Karstens Advocaten Notarissen. TK Tech's office is located in Amsterdam at Edge Olympic. at TeekensKarstens advocaten notarissen & TK Tech (Technologie, Media & Entertainment, IP, Privacy)
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce would like to thank all participants for contributing to the success of the Swedish Chamber Patron Dinner on November 22, 2016. We cordially thank H.E. Ambassador of Sweden and Honorary Chairman of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Mr. Per Holmström for hosting the Patron Dinner 2016 and Mr. Jeroen van der Veer, ING Keynote speaker and Honorary Guest, for sharing his experiences and introducing the Round Table discussions.