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Executive Women's Conference

Executive Women's Conference 2004

After the tremendous success of the First Annual Swedish-American Executive Women’s Conference in New York, SACC New York was asked to organize a similar conference in Stockholm. The inaugural Swedish-American Executive Women's Conference in Stockholm took place on April 27 at the office of Kreab Gavin Anderson and was followed by a reception at the residence of the American Ambassador.

8:00 a.m.  |  Registration & Coffee

Welcoming Remarks

Renée Lundholm, President, The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce, Inc., New York

Opening Remarks

Charlotte Erkhammar, President & CEO, Kreab Group

Conference Introduction

Joanna Heimbold, Master of Ceremonies

Executive Women - Swedish Perspective

Carin Holmquist, Professor, Stockholm School of Economics

Executive Women - US Perspective

Rosemary A. Bova, President, Bova Enterprises, Inc. Advisors to Management

Session 1  |  The Economic Empowerment of Women Through Entrepreneurship

Martina Arfwidson, President & Co-founder, FACE Stockholm
Charlotte DeWitt, President, International Events, Ltd
Harriet Mouchly-Weiss, Managing Partner, Strategy XXI Group/Kreab
Yvonne Sörensen, Managing Director, Svenskt Tenn AB
Moderator: Helena Stålnert, Editor-in-chief Aktuellt, Sveriges Television

Coffee Break

Session 2  |  Critical Success Factors for Women in Today's Corporate Environment

Gerd Cederström, Management Consultant, Management House
Karin Forseke, CEO, Carnegie Investment Bank AB
Birgitta Johansson-Hedberg, Chairman of the Board, Lindex
Sanna Lindberg, General Manager USA, H&M Hennes & Mauritz LP
Dorthe Thing, General Manager, Sheraton Stockholm Hotel & Towers
Moderator: Susan J. Kohlmann, Managing Partner, Pillsbury Winthrop

Special Presentation

Tatiana Butovitsch, Communications Manager YCC, Volvo Car Corporation

1:00 p.m.  |  Networking Luncheon

Session 3  |  Work-Life Balance and Personal Choices - Looking Towards the Future

Paula Callenbach, Vice President T-Mobile, Sony Ericsson Mobile, USA
Kerstin Eliasson, State Secretary, Ministry of Education & Science
Gunilla Herlitz, Editor-in-chief, Dagens Industri
Susan Olmert, President, Turner Broadcasting System Sweden AB
Elisabeth Tarras-Wahlberg, Director of the Information and Press Department, The Royal Court of Sweden
Moderator: Trine Grönlund, Head of Business/Concept Development, Where2go

Concluding Remarks

Betsy L. Anderson, Deputy Chief of Mission, American Embassy Stockholm

  • Ericsson
  • H&M, Hennes och Mauritz LP
  • Kreab Sweden
  • Pillsbury Winthrop LLP
  • SEB
  • Sheraton Stockholm Hotel & Towers
  • Sony Ericsson
  • The American Embassy Stockholm
  • Volvo Car Corporation
    Bonnier AB
  • E. & J. Gallo Winery
  • Estée Lauder
  • FACE Stockholm
  • Kraft Foods Sverige AB
  • Svenskt Tenn AB

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Partnership Opportunities

Take the opportunity to reach out to this impressive and exclusive group of executive women and contribute.

Some of the benefits enjoyed by sponsors include exposure in all printed and electronic material consisting of, but not limited to Save the Dates, Invitation, Conference Program and being featured on our website and newsletter. In addition sponsors will be promoted during the event with the possibility of a promotional booth at the venue but also by reaching the ideal target group of conference participants by including products and/or informational about your company in the goody bags distributed during the Conference. If you would like to discuss these partnership opportunities further please do not hesitate to contact us.

Please contact Jennie Purushothaman, Project Manager, The Executive Women's Conference, for further information.

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