Essentials when Down-Sizing

The British-Swedish Chamber of Commerce is pleased to invite you to a Seminar on the 'Essentials when Down-Sizing' at Verto Konsult on 18 February. Alison Sjöström, Senior Outplacement Consultant, will share the elements that are essential for successful down-sizing. A process of change that leads to employees having to leave their jobs is almost always laborious, often perceived as lonely and for many outright painful. A well-completed down-sizing process makes it easier for ...

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Financial Forecast with Christian Keller

The British-Swedish Chamber of Commerce invites members to a Breakfast Seminar on 14 February with Christian Keller, Head of Economics Research at Barclays. Christian will discuss the outlook for global growth, key drivers, risks to monitor and expected central bank behaviour in light of ongoing political uncertainties going into 2020. Date: 14 February 2020 Time: 07.30 - 09.00 Venue: Barclays, Kungsträdgårdsgatan 10 , Stockholm Hosted by: Barclays

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Behind the Scenes at Grand Hôtel Stockholm

The British-Swedish Chamber of Commerce is pleased to invite you 'Behind the Scenes' at Grand Hôtel Stockholm on 27 January 2020. The Grand Hôtel in Stockholm has been home to celebrities, high-profile events and everyday bon-vivants since 1874. We are happy to invite you to an exclusive guided tour “Behind the Scenes” at Grand Hôtel. The tour will be followed by a drinks reception. We are happy to Share a Grand Experience with you. A ...

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Boris Johnson and the Conservatives wins a decisive majority

The Conservatives, led by Boris Johnson won a resounding mandate to 'get Brexit done' in the British general election 2019. As Labour strongholds fell to the Conservatives Boris Johnson now holds a large majority in the parliament. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has said that this was a mandate to take the UK out of the EU by next month "no ifs, no buts". Boris Johnsons victory is the biggest majority for ...

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Executive Forum with Hélène Barnekow

The British-Swedish Chamber of Commerce, in collaboration with AmCham Sweden, cordially invite you to our exclusive Executive Forum 2019. This Executive Forum will be held in English. At this executive forum, Hélène Barnekow, CEO at Microsoft Sweden, will speak about her new book: Re:start – Det värdebaserade ledarskapet i en föränderlig värld. She will share her experience on how to drive change through a communicative and innovative culture and discuss three dimensional leadership. Date: 12 December 2019 Time: ...

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Brexit uncertainty persists

The uncertainties around Brexit persist, after the parliament rejected Boris Johnson's accelerated timeline for Brexit, he has now pushed for an early general election in December. In order to avoid chaos and an atmosphere of conflict between the EU27 and UK, the European Council agreed to extend the Brexit deadline until 31 January 2020. Boris Johnson has repeatedly said that the UK would leave on 31 October, but the law ...

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Whisky Tasting ‘The Macallan’

The British Swedish Chamber of Commerce and Edrington is pleased to invite you to experience ‘the liquid gold from Scotland’, better known as Single Malt Scotch Whisky, during our whisky tasting on 9 December at Edrington. We will highlight some of the classic whisky producers from Speyside and experience the unique whisky from the Orkney Islands, Highland Park and the Macallan. We will also try the latest addition to the Macallan ...

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Annual Christmas Drink

Her Majesty's Ambassador to Sweden, H.E. Ms. Judith Gough CMG, and the British Swedish Chamber of Commerce cordially invite all members to a Christmas Celebration at the British Ambassador's Residence on 25 November. During the evening, the BSCC Annual Award 2019 will be presented. Hosted by: British Embassy Stockholm

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Swedish EU Commissioner Cecilia Malmström gives a speech on the ‘Truths about Trade’

In a world of constant and instant communication it can be difficult to hold on to truths and facts. In her speech Cecilia Malmström highlights the many ways in which free trade can have a positive effect on the global economy and be a part of the solution to contemporary issues such as climate change and civil rights.  Outgoing Swedish Trade Commissioner Cecilia Malmström gave a speech on the 'Truths about ...

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After work: Cost out – a proven way to optimise costs and reap-off benefits

Many industries are facing the perfect storm of disruption in markets, operations, technologies and regulations. As a result, the early 2020s will see that the impact of new technology, shifting customer expectations and new market entrants means that prevailing business models and the companies competing in the market will look very different from today. These challenges require businesses to streamline performance management so they can move ahead with greater efficiency ...

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