Invitation to Salt launch event

The Swedish Chamber of Commerce is pleased to forward an invitation from our new member School of Applied Technology for their launch event on February 13, 2020 at 15:00! For registration visit

Research shows that the Netherlands will face a shortage of 54,000 IT professionals by 2020. SALT is the solution to this problem and for this reason they’ve launched our career-program Epicenter Campus in Amsterdam. 

Together with their partners they are addressing this extreme shortage of technology professionals and creating a richer diversity in the technology ecosystem. Salt is doing this by offering accelerated career programs comprised of education and fully paid work experience. Salt will talk about the skepticism of the boot camp concept, the impact on businesses when they aren't able to find the right talent, overview tech market and the hurdle of scaling your company with the lack of talent.

Great panel of speakers:

Head of Service Operations Epicenter, Evelien Bijl

CEO and Founder </salt>,Richard Andemark

Founder DFFRNT Media, Taco Ketelaar

Former Spotify Guru, Marcus Hammarberg

Sr. Director CenturyLink, Tom Moran

CEO Cyngi, Boudewijn Verkerk

A warm welcome to new Member School of applied technology
The Swedish Chamber of Commerce is very pleased to welcome new member School of applied technology </salt>. We are looking forward to welcoming you to our upcoming events, to introduce you to our business network and to discuss future collaborations.   School of applied technology </salt> is located in the heart of Amsterdam and Stockholm within Epicenter. </salt> is addressing the extreme shortage of technology professionals in the Netherlands and Sweden by offering accelerated career programs comprised of education and fully paid work experience. Our mission is to train new technology professionals to strengthen the Dutch and Swedish talent pool.  

Launch event

</salt> their first career course will start on February 3rd and they have an amazing group locked in that consists of 12 different nationalities and 38% women! </salt> is hosting an official launch event on February 13th at Epicenter in Amsterdam. They would like to invite you to participate, learn more about </salt> and stay from some drinks and snacks. You can register and find more practical information   Contact Person: Robert Brighton Sales & Business Manager NL School of Applied Technology </salt> Epicenter Campus Stockholm & Amsterdam +31 6 1187 8548  
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