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Advantage Sweden

Date:April 30, 2014 from 5:00 pm to 8:30 pm EDT
Location: Jed. D Satow Room, Lerner Hall, Columbia University
Contact:For further information regarding this event, please contact Cecilia Värendh by sending email to .
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Advantage Sweden
Did you know that Sweden is home to world-leading companies such as Ikea, H&M, Volvo, Ericsson, Skanska, and that the tech entrepreneurs behind Skype, Spotify, SoundCloud, Minecraft and Candy Crush are all Swedish? With a forward-thinking culture and education system that have always fostered creativity and research, Sweden today tops international rankings as one of the most innovative countries with leading universities, research institutes and companies in IT, cleantech and biotech.

Join us on Wednesday, April 30, to find out what Swedish universities have to offer and learn about the benefits of working for a Swedish employer in the U.S. Welcome to an evening of cross-cultural dialogue and an opportunity to meet with Swedish companies making headway in the U.S.

5:00 – 5:30  Registration and Welcome
5:30 – 6:00  Presentation: “Why Study in Sweden”
6:00 – 7:30  Company Presentations and Panel discussion: “Why Work for a Swedish Employer in the U.S.”
7:30 – 8:30     Reception, Swedish hors d'oeuvres from FIKA will be served

Registration to this event is mandatory.

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