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The 2013 Swedish-American Executive Women's Conference was held at Swedbank's Headquarter, Brunkebergstorg 8 in Stockholm, Sweden on April 18.
Since it's launch 10 years ago in 2003, EWC has become one of the Chamber's marquee events. The Conference is today an invaluable forum for enhancing business relationships, creating a unique and prominent network for executive women in Sweden and the U.S.
April 18th, 2013
"Making Money in the 21st Century"
Registration & Coffee
Catrin Fransson, EVP & Head of Group Products, Swedbank
Renée Lundholm, President, SACC New York
Joanna Heimbold, Master of Ceremonies
New Generation Millennial Values:
A Key to Making Money in the 21st Century
Natalia Brzezinski, Writer & wife of the U.S. Ambassador to Sweden
Knowing & Growing Your Value
-From protecting IPRs to setting the right price on your contribution
Moderator: Helena Stålnert, EVP & Head of Group Communications, SSAB
Helene Barnekow, SVP WW Field & Channel Marketing, EMC
Juanita Hardy, Executive Director, CulturalDC
Petra Hedengran, Managing Director & General Counsel, Investor
Elisabet Lundgren, Partner, Linklaters
Maria Veerasamy , CEO, Svenskt Tenn
Value Creation through Active Ownership
Susanna Campbell, CEO, Ratos
Growth and Leadership
- In a world of financial turbulence and exploding innovation
Moderator: Pia Gideon, Partner, Gaia Leadership
Luisa Deplazes Delgado, Executive Board and Global Managing Board Member, SAP
Catrin Fransson, EVP & Head of Group Products, Swedbank
Stina Honkamaa, Country Director, Google Sweden
Stephanie Hyde, Executive Board Member and Head of Regions, PwC UK
Maria Rankka, CEO, Stockholm Chamber of Commerce
8th Annual Mentor Award Presentation
The Competitive Advantage of Gender Intelligence
Barbara Annis, CEO & Founder, Barbara Annis & Associates
SACC New York Mentor Program Presentation
The ABCs of Money
- Identify your drivers and fulfill your dreams
Moderator: Natalie Pace, CEO & Founder, Women's Investment Network
Anna Bager, VP & General Manager, Interactive Advertising Bureau
Maja Egnell, VP of HR, Talent Development & Diversity, Skanska USA
Laurie Fitch, Managing Director, Investment Banking Division, Morgan Stanley
Pingis Hadenius, Blogger, Entrepreneur and Co-Founder, Economista
Isabella Löwengrip, Blogger, Entrepreneur and Co-Founder, Economista
Driving Economic Growth in Emerging Markets
Jenny Grey, Head of Public Affairs, Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Citi
Charity Partner Presentation
Swedish Brain Foundation
Gunilla Steinwall, Secretary General, Swedish Brain Foundation
Dr. Anna Josephson, M.D., Neurosurgeon, Professor of Neuroscience, The Karolinska Institutetet
Dr. Beatrice Engström-Bondy, Senior Advisor to Jacob Wallenberg, Chairman, Investor
05.30 - 7.00 pm
The Residence of the American Ambassador
April 17th, 2013
Leadership with the Brain in Mind
Dr. Marie Ryd, Ph.D.
3:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Atlas Copco, Sickla Industriväg 19, Nacka
(In their mine, 20 meters under ground)
As we are awaiting the conference, please continue discussions and networking in our LinkedIn Group.
SACC New York is proud to present 2013 year's EWC Charity Partner; Hjärnfonden (Swedish Brain Foundation).
Recommended Hotels in Stockholm:
Lydmar Hotel – www.lydmar.com
Södra Blasieholmshamnen 2
SEK 5200 Large Room, about 50 sqm
SEK 3600 Medium Room, about 25-35 sqm
SEK 2900 Classic Room, about 20-25 sqm
The price is per room and night, including breakfast, free WIFI and on demand movies.
To book please contact:
+46 (0)8 22 31 60
(Please mention The Swedish-American Executive Women's Conference, when making the reservation, to get the corporate rates above.)
Grand Hôtel Stockholm - www.grandhotel.se
Södra Blasieholmshamnen 8
SEK 1500 Single Room facing Sidestreet/Courtyard
SEK 2590 SIngle Room with View
The price is per room and night, including breakfast and free WIFI.
To book, please contact:
(Please mention Ref: 1100661 / Swedish American Chamber in the email when making the reservation, in order to get the corporate rates above.)
Scandic Sergel Plaza - www.scandichotels.com
SEK 1860 Standard room, single
SEK 1960 Standard room, double
SEK 2060 Superior room, single
SEK 2160 Superior room, double
The price is per room and night, including breakfast.
To book please contact:
(Please mention Ref: SWE130417 / Swedish American Chamber in the email when making the reservation, in order to get the corporate rates above.)
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Handelsbanken is again the bank with the highest customer satisfaction, for both private and corporate customers. Handelsbanken is this year again in first place for customer satisfaction among the four major banks in Sweden, according to SKI’s (Swedish Quality Index) annual survey.
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