Upcoming events

10 September 2024
18.00 – 21.00
Location: Loyens & Loeff
Parnassusweg 300
1081 LC Amsterdam

 

In collaboration with the European Chambers in the Netherlands, the Swedish Chamber warmly invites you to our European Networking Cocktail, in partnership with Loyens & Loeff. Join us for this exceptional opportunity to connect with fellow European professionals!

 

Participating European Chambers include:

 

ABOUT LOYENS & LOEFF
Loyens & Loeff offers integrated law & tax advice to multinationals, investors and high net-worth individuals.
As a leading law & tax firm in Europe, we integrate tax, civil law and notarial expertise to provide you with smart and efficient solutions through our advisory, transactional work and litigation. We excel at providing full-service advice to multinationals, while having a particular focus on Private Equity & Funds, Real Estate, Life Sciences & Healthcare and Energy & Infrastructure.

With our home markets in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland and offices in key financial centres and a global partner network, we reach out and support you wherever you need. We cover EU Law for pan-European projects.

Our team pools global expertise and local insights to provide in-depth and constructive advice on every aspect of your international business venture. The Loyens & Loeff Nordics team consists of legal and tax advisers with a long track record servicing Nordic companies.
If you need legal or tax advice on your business activities or consider investing in the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg or Switzerland, you can call on Loyens & Loeff Region team Nordics for full-service Benelux and Swiss tax and legal advice.

 

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Date: September 12, 2024

Time: 16.30 – 19.00

Venue: Swedish Chamber of Commerce, Edge Olympic
Fred. Roeskestraat 115, 1076 EE Amsterdam

Hosted by: PartInc

 

The Swedish Chamber Tech Committee and our host Swedish Chamber Patron Member PartInc are excited to welcome you to the Swedish Chamber Tech Finance and Investment Summit on September 12, 2024. This annual event is part of the Chamber’s Tech Table series and brings together top experts, visionary investors, and key decision-makers from the tech finance sectors of Sweden and the Netherlands. To achieve our sustainability goals, investing in technology is essential. Sweden and the Netherlands are eager to lead this transformative effort.

Join us as we explore the intersection of technology, finance, and investment in these vibrant markets. With technology driving rapid growth and innovation, understanding tech finance and successful M&A strategies is more important than ever.

Our distinguished speakers from Sweden and the Netherlands will share insights and lessons on navigating the evolving landscape of technology and finance. This summit is an excellent opportunity to engage with speakers, participate in panel discussions, and network with peers while learning about the Swedish-Dutch tech finance ecosystems.

 

Speakers List:

Jan Sundelin,

Partner PartInc Captial

 

 

 

 

 

Daniela Weitmann,
COO & Compliance Specialist at Golden Suisse

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fredrik Lindberg,

Managing Director & Value Stream Lead at EQT Tech

 

 

 

 

Wilhelmina Eliasson,

Investment Analyst at ABN AMRO Sustainable Impact Fund

 

 

 

 

 

 

Onno Cusell,

Lawyer at TeekensKarstens Advocaten Notarissen

 

 

 

 

 

Moderator:
Lex Keukens
Attorney at law / Partner at TeekensKarstens
advocaten notarissen & TK Tech

 

 

 

 

Program:

  • 16:00 Doors open
  • 16:00-16:15 Registration and coffee. Networking opportunity before program starts.
  • 16:15-16.20 Welcome by Kerstin Gerlagh Swedish Chamber of Commerce
  • 16:20-16:30 Moderator intro of topic and speakers
  • 16:30-18.00 Speaker’s presentations, Q&A and panel discussion
  • 18:00-18.10 Event conclusion
  • 18:10-18.15 Thank you by Swedish Chamber of Commerce
  • 18:15 End of Program.
  • 18:15 -19.00 Networking Drinks

 

The event is powered by:

 

ABOUT THE SWEDISH CHAMBER TECH TABLES

Tech Tables is a platform for Swedish-Dutch tech leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors to meet, learn, and discuss. At the Swedish Chamber Tech Tables, we aim to celebrate the latest in technology and discuss the latest trends, whether artificial intelligence, blockchain, or virtual reality.

 

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18.30-21.00
Venue: Swedish Chamber of Commerce
Fred. Roeskestraat 115
1076 EE Amsterdam

 

“Mastering Leadership for the Future – Business Culture”

 

Welcome to the IV Session of the Swedish Chamber Mentorship Program on September 19, 2024 at the HQ of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce at Edge Olympic Amsterdam. At this Session the topic is “Business Culture”  and we are very pleased to welcome Keynote speaker Candida Snow, Director at Snow CC – Intercultural management & skills training specialists.  Candida will share how she together with her team  design and deliver tailor-made programmes for internationally operating clients and how to give suppport to better recognise, develop, harness and manage the potential of diverse individuals and (virtual) teams. She will also discuss how to identify and develop the competences and skills which are crucial to success in an complex international business environment.

Program
18.30 Introduction Hendrik-Jan Guitink, Mentorship Program Director and Managing Partner of AIMS International Netherlands B.V. (Mentorship Program participants only)
19.00 Insightful Session with Candida Snow, Director at Snow CC – Intercultural management & skills training specialists
20.00 Break and drinks
20.30 End of program for guest participants and YP Members

20.30 Individual meetings Mentor/Mentee
21.00 End of meeting

 

Keynote Speaker: Candida Snow, Director of Snow Culture & Communication – Intercultural management & skills training
specialist

Candida is director of Snow Culture & Communication and is an intercultural management specialist with over 25 years’ professional experience. She is known as an engaging and interactive speaker and facilitator. Candida designs and comfort and performance in their multicultural and international working environments. delivers tailor-made interventions that support her clients to create trust and optimism. Her clients include major multinationals in the professional service sector, pharmaceutics, retail, high tech fields, engineering, off-shore and industry as well as non-profit organisations around the world. She is a regular guest lecturer at several international business schools and universities.

 

 

A UNIQUE OPPORTUNITY FOR YP MEMBERS TO JOIN THE PRESENTATION BY CANDIDA SNOW

For the presentation by Candida Snow we are very pleased to welcome all Young Professional Members of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce to join from 18.45 – 20.30. Welcome to join us to learn more about Midfulness and Work-Life Balance an how to find your own leadership style.  At this event you will also meet the participants of the Swedish Chamber Mentorship Program and take part in their inspiring discussions.

The Program ends for YP Members at 20.30.

Additionally, Swedish Chamber Members are also welcome to attend this event.

 

About the Swedish Chamber Mentorship Programme
The Mentorship Program was launched in October 2012. Since then, more than 100 Young Professionals of the Swedish Chamber have followed the program and benefited from their future personal and professional growth. The many Mentors have benefited from meeting the new generation leaders of the future and learning more about their insights and values. The Mentorship Program is made possible by the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with AIMS International Netherlands B.V., a member of AIMS International. Read more here.

 

   

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Date: September 20, 2024
Time: 17.00 – 01.00
Venue: Fotografiska Museet
Stadsgårdshamnen 22
116 45 Stockholm, SE

 

The board of the Dutch Chamber of Commerce in Sweden has the pleasure to invite members of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce for the Netherlands to their Annual Dinner 2024 on September 20th to wine and dine with other members and network of the Dutch Chamber.

Prior to the start of the Annual Dinner, there is an opportunity to take a host-led tour of the beautiful museum. An additional ticket can be ordered after log-in.

 

Program:

17:00 Doors open & tour
18:30 Welcome
19:00 Start dinner
22:15 Bar opens
01:00 End

Dress code: Black Tie

 

Registration:
Please register and pay online according to your membership level before 13 September. 

For Swedish Chamber members,

Please follow the link to the Dutch Chamber registration site and register as a Guest / Members Swedish Chamber. For questions, please contact pennicha.frykfors@dutchchamber.se.

Press the link here to register: https://www.dutchchamber.se/events.html#!event/register/2024/9/20/annual-dinner-stockholm

 

One week before the event you will receive further details of the evening by email. If you want to use this opportunity to become a member or promote your company through sponsoring do not hesitate to contact manuel.harmsen@dutchchamber.se or pennicha.frykfors@dutchchamber.se.

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September 26

Time: 16:00-19:00

Venue: Nokia Nederland

Antareslaan 1

Hoofddorp 2123

 

Save the date for September 26th, for Women in Leadership “Embrace your unique path”, organised by the Finnish Dutch Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with the Swedish Chamber of Commerce, and hosted by Nokia Nederland!

At this event, four inspiring and successful women in vastly different fields will share their own stories and perspectives on the social pressure for women to follow a certain type of career in an insightful panellist discussion. Andrea Orsag, Sustainability Strategy Advisor and Founder of MissionC, will moderate the event. Join us for empowering discussions!

 

SIGN UP FOR THE EVENT HERE!

 

PANELLISTS

  • Ruth de Jager, Vice President Global Content Development at Storytel and Vice Chairperson of the Swedish Chamber of Commerce
  • Mari Tasanto, Growth Area Director at Hanken & SSE Executive Education
  • Anna Häggblom, Chairperson of Aveo, E-Commerce Innovator & Farmer
  • Tamara de Gruyter, President Marine Systems at Wärtsilä

 

 

 

 

REGISTRATION
The event is free of charge for members of the Swedish and Finnish Chambers, and Nokia employees. The participation fee for non-members is 50 euros. The seats for the event are limited, and members have priority. Non-members will be put on a waiting list to attend the event. The FDCC will send a confirmation to non-members if there are available seats.

Bookings are non-refundable, but it is possible to change the name of the person attending at the discretion of the organiser. For this, please contact FDCC at office@fdcc.eu.

 

CLICK HERE TO REGISTER FOR THE EVENT!

 

LOCATION

We recommend going by public transport to this event. The Hoofddorp train station is 900 m from the location, the bus stop De Hoek 780 m, bus stop Beukenhorst’ 600m. If you do intend to come by car, parking is free.

 

 

The Finnish Dutch Chamber of Commerce organises the event in collaboration with the Swedish Chamber of Commerce:

   

 

The event is generously hosted by: 

 

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Event Title:
Tech Table AI: Exploring the EU Artificial Intelligence Act

Date:
October 1, 2024

Time:
16.30 – 19.00

Location:
Swedish Chamber of Commerce
Edge Olympic
Fred. Roeskestraat 115
Amsterdam

 

Join us for an insightful session at the Swedish Chamber of Commerce Tech Table AI hosted by TK where we delve into the recently approved Artificial Intelligence Act by the European Parliament. This landmark legislation, passed on March 13, 2024, marks a significant step in ensuring safety, compliance with fundamental rights, and fostering innovation in the realm of artificial intelligence (AI).

Our event aims to provide attendees with a comprehensive understanding of the key provisions and implications of the EU Artificial Intelligence Act. Experts in the field will shed light on how this legislation is poised to shape the future landscape of AI governance and innovation.

Moreover, participants will have the opportunity to engage with representatives from innovative AI-driven companies who are at the forefront of leveraging AI technologies to drive innovation across various sectors. Discover firsthand how these companies are navigating regulatory frameworks, ensuring ethical AI deployment, and spearheading transformative initiatives.

Whether you’re a seasoned professional in the AI domain or an enthusiast looking to gain insights into the latest developments, this event promises to be a valuable platform for learning, networking, and exchange of ideas.

Key Highlights:

  • Overview of the EU Artificial Intelligence Act: Objectives, Scope, and Key Provisions
  • Implications for AI Innovation and Industry Practices
  • Panel Discussions with Representatives from AI-Driven Companies
  • Networking Opportunities with Peers and Professionals in the AI Community

Don’t miss out on this opportunity to be part of the conversation driving the future of AI governance and innovation. Reserve your spot today

 

Note:
Please note that the event details are subject to change. Stay updated by visiting our website or contacting us directly for the latest information, events@swedishchamber.nl

 

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Participation Fee
This event is offered free of charge thanks to the generous collaboration with TeekensKarstens advocaten notarissen. Registration is compulsory.

 

Registration details
Welcome to sign up by clicking on the registration button or send an email to events@swedishchamber.nl. Upon registration, you will receive a confirmation.

 

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ABOUT THE SWEDISH CHAMBER TECH TABLES

Tech Tables is a platform for Swedish-Dutch tech leaders, entrepreneurs, and investors to meet, learn, and discuss. At the Swedish Chamber Tech Tables, we aim to celebrate the latest in technology and discuss the latest trends whether it’s artificial intelligence, blockchain, or virtual reality.

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Location: TBC

18:30-21:00

“Mastering Leadership for the Future – Evaluation and final dinner”

 

During this session, we will evaluate your experience of the Mentorship Program. We will pause to assess whether your initial expectations at the beginning of the program have been met and discuss how to utilize the lessons learned for future development and ongoing personal growth. For this session, we will not meet at the Swedish Chamber, but instead at a restaurant (location to be confirmed) for a final dinner and certificate ceremony.

 

The event is only open for participants of the Swedish Chamber and Young Professionals Mentorship Program 2024.

 

About the Swedish Chamber Mentorship Programme
The Mentorship Program was launched in October 2012. Since then, more than 100 Young Professionals of the Swedish Chamber have followed the program and benefited from their future personal and professional growth. The many Mentors have benefited from meeting the new generation leaders of the future and learning more about their insights and values. The Mentorship Program is made possible by the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in collaboration with AIMS International Netherlands B.V., a member of AIMS International. Read more here.

 

 

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Date: 17 October 2024
Time:
15.30 – 18.30
Location: Volvo Cars Netherlands, Stationsweg 2, 4153 RD Beesd

 

The Swedish Chamber Marketing and Branding Committee are very pleased to invite you to the Swedish Chamber Branding Event “Discover The Power Of Brand Sweden” hosted by Volvo Cars Nederland in Beesd on October 17, 2024

 

Are you ready to unlock the secrets of Swedish branding and elevate your marketing strategies? Join us for an exclusive event for members, marketing professionals, and young professionals working with Swedish companies in the Netherlands.

 

Event Highlights

  • Inspiring Case Studies: Learn from iconic Swedish brands, such as Volvo, Inter IKEA Systems,  Fagerhult, Hästens and UP THERE, EVERYWHERE as they share their journeys, challenges, and successes in leveraging ‘Swedishness’ to thrive in the global and Dutch market.
  • Expert Insights: Gain valuable knowledge from industry leaders and branding experts from iconic Swedish brands.
  • Engaging Discussions: Attend captivating presentations and panel discussions that reveal actionable strategies for using Sweden’s unique nation brand in your marketing efforts.

 

Speakers List: 

Honorary guest: H.E. Ambassador of Sweden, Mr. Johannes Oljelund
Arthur van Es, Director CX & Marketing Operations Volvo Car Netherlands
Nina Bogstedt, Brand & Marketing Manager Inter IKEA Systems BV
Marieke Bax, Marketing Manager, Fagerhult Benelux
Jasper Sundh, Sales Growth Catalyst, Hästens

More speakers to be confirmed

Host: Herrik van der Gaag, Managing Director, Volvo Netherlands
Moderator: Lawrence Masle, CEO, UP THERE, EVERYWHERE

 

Program

15:30 Doors open/welcome coffee
16:00 Welcome by Herrik van der Gaag, Volvo and Lawrence Masle UP THERE, EVERYWHERE
16:05 Opening remarks by H.E. Ambassador of Sweden, Mr. Johannes Oljelund
16:15 Brand Sweden Overview
16.30 – 17.30

Learn from some of Sweden’s iconic Brands and gain valuable knowledge from branding experts as they share their journeys, challenges, and successes in leveraging ‘Swedishness’ to thrive in the Dutch market.

  • Arhur van Es, Volvo Car Netherlands
  • Nina Borgstedt, Inter IKEA Systems BV
  • Marieke Bax, Fagerhult
  • Jasper Sundh, Hästens

17:30 – 18:00 Panel discussion/questions
18:00 – 18:30 Drinks and mingle

 

Welcome to join us on October 17 to

Discover how your company’s Swedish heritage can be a powerful marketing tool and help drive its success. Network with fellow members and engage in the Swedish Chamber Community.

Enhance your skills and learn new techniques to communicate and market your brand’s unique Swedish identity effectively

See firsthand how Swedish Chamber membership can benefit your business and how Brand Sweden can elevate your marketing strategies.

Connect with experienced professionals, gain inspiration, and build your network within the vibrant Swedish Chamber community.

 

Don’t miss this opportunity to participate in a transformative event showcasing Brand Sweden’s power. Join us and take your place amongst innovation, sustainability, and marketing leaders. The Swedish Chamber’s Branding & Marketing Committee look forward to seeing you on October 17!

 

 

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