Since 1989 the Swedish American Chamber of Commerce in San Diego has established a profound presence in the San Diego business environment. We have enabled innovative and creative exchange between a multitude of members and supporters. The Swedish American Chamber of Commerce strives to be a "one-stop-shop" for Clean Tech and Life Science businesses in Southern California.
Our vision is to be recognized as Southern California's most trusted and utilized organization to promote trade and facilitate business opportunities between Sweden and the US. Through the exchange of business, trade, investments, technology and culture.
NEWS AND EVENTS
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BUSINESS MIXER MAY 19th
We are excited to announce our first Business Mixer since 2020! It's the perfect opportunity to network with other professionals in the San Diego area. We will also have an inspiring speaker at the mixer, Neal Bloom who will talk about the Growth of the San Diego Tech/Innovation Ecosystem. Join entrepreneur, community builder and investor Neal Bloom as he guides us through trends in the San Diego startup community including 2021's record year for funding, acquisitions, and IPOs. He'll also talk about what to expect from San Diego in the years to come.
Theme: The Growth of the San Diego Tech/Innovation Ecosystem.
Where: Downtown Works, 550 W B St 4th Floor, San Diego, CA 92101
When: May 19th, 6pm
The cost for attending:
- $20 for SACC SD members,
- $30 for non-members, and the ticket includes a 1 year membership with SACC San Diego.
Sign up here for the event.
You can either pay now through the links provided above, or at the door prior to the event.
Golf tournament 2022
We are excited to be back and welcome you to this year's Golf Tournament, hosted by the Swedish and Finnish-American Chamber of Commerce.
Did you know the largest deals are made playing golf? This is a perfect opportunity for you to mix business with pleasure - join us for a fun tournament, mingle and connect with individuals, entrepreneurs and professionals from both Scandinavia and the U.S.
When: June 11th, 11AM
Where: The Golf Club of California-Fallbrook
Price: $79 PER PERSON
You are hereby invited to SACC San Diego's Valborg Celebration!
We are excited to invite you all to our Valborg celebration, where we welcome spring by gathering around the bonfire! The Swedish American Chamber of Commerce will of course celebrate this with our members and friends!
This is an event for the whole family. Snacks, hotdogs, beverages and traditional Swedish Fika will be available for purchase, the Swedish Choir of San Diego will sing "vårvisor", and lawn games will be arranged - in true Valborg spirit!
When: Saturday April 30th, 2PM
Where: Mission Point, 2600 Bayside Ln, CA 92109
Price: The Valborg Celebration is free of charge!
Looing forward seeing you all there!
Bridging the gap 2022
Bridging the Gap is an annual life science event organized together by the Swedish American Chamber of Commerce in San Diego, San Francisco/Silicon Valley and New England - the top three life science clusters in the U.S. Since Life Science Bridge's mission is to promote trade between our clusters and Sweden. Bridging the Gap 2022 was a two-day event with the purpose to inspire, educate and connect people in the life science scene. With Sweden and the U.S. being at the top of the life science industry, we aimed to build bridges between these nations to promote a healthy and innovative world. To make the event even more global, this year’s edition of Bridging the Gap was in partnership with the Finnish American Chamber of Commerce in San Diego.
Bridging the Gap 2022 took place on April 20-21st, with speakers within the various areas followed by a panel discussion and networking session on each day. Day 1 had the theme Expanding to the U.S and day 2 was focusing on The future of Life Science.
The event was recorded and can be watched here.
Make sure to follow Life Science Bridge on LinkedIn for updates about future event.
Thank you all for participating in the event, see you next year!
GREEn connections 2021
Thank you for participating in our 10th annual Green Connections event!
Together with the Finnish American Chamber of Commerce in San Diego and the Norwegian Chamber of Commerce in Los Angeles, we hosted a two-day virtual seminar on November 10th & 11th with knowledgeable guest speakers and renowned companies.
The following themes were:
November 10th - Hydrogen Solutions
November 11th - Electric Transportation Innovation
See you next year!!
INFO ON OUR REGULAR PHYSICAL EVENTS
Dear friends of SACC-SD,
Due to the ongoing situation with the Coronavirus, we are excited to announce that all events this fall will be virtual or a hybrid version including some physical events with limited attendees. This great opportunity will allow us to advance digitally, reach new crowds, and expand our network.
The Chamber is staying updated on news in the local San Diego area as well as the current regulations and restrictions in Sweden.
Stay tuned for our upcoming Webinars on our social media and website.
If you have questions regarding this, please don't hesitate to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org