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The European Union Political Crisis: What Can the EU Learn from the U.S.?

March 21, 2013
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The European Union Political Crisis: What Can the EU Learn from the U.S.?

“If Barack Obama can’t handle issues such as climate change and bilateral trade agreements on his own, how can a single European country do so?” This was the opening statement for a discussion by the featured speaker Guy Verhofstadt,...

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Seminar: Potential Benefits from Trade Agreement

March 14, 2013
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Ville1

Embassy of Sweden hosted, together with Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce and ITIF (The Information Technology and Innovation Foundation), on Tuesday, March 13, a seminar on the potential profits from a trade agreement between the EU and U.S.. Sweden’s National...

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Jonas Hafström and Mark Brzezinski in Philadelphia Inquirer

March 7, 2013
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Jonas Hafström and Mark Brzezinski in Philadelphia Inquirer

In today’s Philadelphia Inquirer ambassador to Sweden Mark Brzezinski and Jonas Hafström, Sweden’s ambassador to the United States has written an article about how the words innovative, entrepreneurial, and audacious characterize and describe today’s partnership between Sweden and the United States. Following is...

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Luncheon with Swedish Minister for Trade Dr. Ewa Björling

February 22, 2013
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Luncheon with Swedish Minister for Trade Dr. Ewa Björling

On February 19th the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, Washington DC invited the Swedish Minister for Trade Ewa Björling to be a speaker at a luncheon at the House of Sweden. The welcoming remarks were held by Bradley J. Olson,...

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Meet Dr. Leila Mays, Research Scientist at NASA

February 13, 2013
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NASA

The space industry can be hard to grasp, but with help from Swedish students and NASA experts, it gets easier to receive insight into what exciting things goes on at a workplace like NASA Goddard Space Flight Center. Dr. Leila...

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A glance at 2013

February 1, 2013
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A glance at 2013

SACC-USA will continue to work to bring the U.S. closer to Sweden through close cooperation within the network, and with our partners. This is essential to promoting Swedish-American trade and assisting our members in transatlantic business and networking. For...

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2012 in Retrospect – Annual Review

February 1, 2013
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2012-2013-2

2012 has been a year filled with accomplishments. We have followed the strategic plan, presented during fall 2011, and delivered accordingly to the activity plan; focusing on a) strengthening the network of regional chambers, b) establishing and developing partnerships,...

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The numbers for 2012

February 1, 2013
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The numbers for 2012

During 2012, the 18 regional SACC Chambers across the U.S. covering over 35 states, were operated by 350 Directors of the Boards and supported by 60 staff and trainees, all committed to supporting Swedish and American companies expand in the...

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SACC flies SAS!

January 31, 2013
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SACC flies SAS!

Many SACC members are flying SAS from the US to Sweden. The number of passengers flying with SAS increased in November 2012 by 2.7 percent to 2.4 million passengers and traffic growth measured in RPK (revenue passenger kilometers) was...

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Open Position at the Consulate in New York

January 18, 2013
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Open Position at the Consulate in New York

The position of Director of Commercial and Economic Affairs at the Consulate General of Sweden in New York is currently open. In this position you will assist Swedish companies in their market entry into the Tri-State area, as well...

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