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Welcome to read NRC’s interview with Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström
Welcome to read NRC's interview with Swedish Foreign Minister Margot Wallström visiting the Netherlands on March 7 talking about the Swedish Feministrisch foreign policy and Swedish Dad's exhibition (interview in English).  
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Swedish Chamber Member SWECO CEO Asa Bergman is voted the most powerful woman in Busiess 2019 according to Veckans Affarer.
The most powerful woman in business 2019 focuses on urbanization, digitization, globalization and the environment. Åsa Bergman is the long-hauler who became CEO of Europe's largest engineering consultancy company Sweco with 15,000 employees in 70 countries and who is now leading the work of building the society of the future.   "Right now we have about 27,000 different construction or infrastructure projects going on somewhere around Sweden," says Åsa Bergman.   In their house on Gjörwellsgatan, more than 2,000 employees work and Sweco is Europe's by far the largest architectural and engineering consultant with over 15,000 employees spread across Europe. In 2017, the company had sales of close to SEK 17 billion and reported a profit after tax of SEK 1.2 billion. Measured in figures, it was the company's fourth-best year on the rake and in the same period, Sweco also doubled its turnover.  
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Welcome new member A Mountain Higher
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce is very pleased to welcome A Mountain Higher as a new member of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce! Contact person: Mr. Hans Gunnarsson. and looking forward to welcome you to our upcoming events.
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The Swedish Chamber of Commerce is very proud to welcome TIE Kinetix as new Patron Member of the Swedish Chamber!

The Swedish Chamber of Commerce is very proud to welcome TIE Kinetix as new Patron Member of the Swedish Chamber!

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Grand Opening Exhibition – Swedish Dads
On Thursday evening the Official Opening of the Swedish Dads Exhibition in Amsterdam took place at Epicenter. The Swedish Chamber of Commerce together with Swedish Embassy, Swedish Institute and Epicenter Amsterdam were were happy to welcome the photografer himself, Johan Bävman together with TEDxTalker Björn Atterstam as our moderator and Marius van Regteren from VDRS.   For more information and pictures from the event,
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Lunch Talk José Woldring
On Wednesday March 6, 2019 the Swedish Chamber of Commerce and Epicenter Amsterdam was very pleased to welcome José Woldring, Founder & CEO, The Media Nanny and ambassador of Making Moves in Music as our lunch speaker. José Woldring gave a very interesting talk about how The Media Nanny works and supports female DJ’s in the world and the idea behind Making Moves in Music – an initiative by Bumble to get more female DJ’s to the top. José Woldring is the CEO and Founder of The Media Nanny, one of the most prominent PR agencies in the dance scene globally. Woldring is a Public Relations professional who helps artists and creative brands build an audience and craft their narrative through the press, new media and other platforms. José recently launched an initiative with social platform Bumble named ‘Making Moves In Music’, of which she will also serve as a global ambassador. The initiative focuses on championing women in music by finding and supporting new electronic female talent.    For more event pictures welcome to visit past events
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Lunch Talk Katja Berkhout
On Tuesday March 5, 2019 the Swedish Chamber of Commerce and Epicenter Amsterdam was very pleased to welcome Katja Berkhout, International Director at StartupDelta – TheNextSeaker – SXSW Pitch advisory board. Katja Berkhout gave a very interesting pitch about Startup Delta and talked about how women can have a larger role in creating success stories in business and technology, how to inspire female role models and how Startup Delta work with female startups and founders.   Katja Berkhout is an all-round executive with 14+ years of experience in international business advisory and economic development in Northern America and Europe. She is paving the way for startups at StartupDelta 3.0 – responsible for the scaling program and on a mission to connect our StartupDelta with the world’s leading innovation hubs.   For more event pictures welcome to visit past events            
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Lunch Talk Christina Niemelä Ström
On Monday March 4, 2019 the Swedish Chamber of Commerce and Epicenter Amsterdam was very pleased to welcome Christina Niemelä Ström, IKEA Culture & Learning Manager at Inter IKEA Systems B.V.   IKEA's vision is to create a better everyday life for the MANY people. With such a vision, IKEA embrace diversity in all its aspects and the focus on gender diversity has been high for many years. Christina briefly shared her own leadership journey and put that in perspective to the focus in IKEA of gender diversity which resulted in a very inspiring Lunch Talk with lots of insights and interesting conversations. Next Lunch Talks is on March 5, 2019 from 12.00 - 13.00. Welcomer to visit upcoming events for more information and to sign up.  
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