The Swedish Chamber of Commerce wishes you a wonderful summer! We will take a short break from hosting events until end of August and in the meantime, we will prepare for our many inspiring and exiting events in the fall starting with the Business Update to Stockholm on August 28-29.
Have a wonderful summer and welcome to read Swe-Cham member blogs from MH Leadership about the importance to relax and Margareta Svensson Photography remembering the Scholl-is-out feeling in Sweden back in the 70s. If we can relax upcoming Wednesday when Sweden meets the Netherlands in the UEFA World Cup is the question! Go Sweden!Click here to go to
Sweden is the 2019 EU innovation leader, followed by Finland, Denmark and the Netherlands according to the European innovaiton scoreboard 2019. On average, the innovation performance of the EU has increased by 8.8% since 2011.The European innovation scoreboard provides a comparative analysis of innovation performance in EU countries, other European countries, and regional neighbors. It assesses relative strengths and weaknesses of national innovation systems and helps countries identify areas they need to address. The European innovation scoreboard 2019 was released on 17 June 2019 For more information: https://ec.europa.eu/growth/industry/innovation/facts-figures/scoreboards_en
Sweco's President and CEO Åsa Bergman has been appointed member of the Swedish National Innovation Council by the Chairman, the Prime Minister of Sweden Stefan Löfven.In autumn 2015, Prime Minister Stefan Löfven instituted a new Innovation Council with the task of working to strengthen Sweden's innovation capacity and competition. The Prime Minister himself is the Chairman of the new Innovation Council. The Council consists of ten independent members from the academic world and from the business community. This collaboration gives the opportunity to handle issues that cover a broad perspective, which is needed to be able to develop the Swedish innovation climate on a number of different levels. Source: Sweco 27 June, 2019
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce congratulates EARTH Integrated Archaeology, EARTH, with their 10th anniversary. EARTH was founded in 2008 by Eva Kars. EARTH is an Integrated Archaeological consultancy in the construction and environmental sector and specialized in Heritage Risk Assessment, varying from prospections to excavations.