SACC-USA Amerikadagen

Presented by the Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce

When: March 27, 2014

Location: Chalmers Conference Center in Gothenburg



Remarks by the American Ambassador to Sweden Mark Brzezinski and former Swedish Ambassador to the U.S. Jonas Hafström

Learn the latest about the TTIP (Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership under negotiation between the EU and the U.S.) TTIP is designed to drive growth and create jobs and will be very important for Sweden.

Amerikadagen is a unique opportunity to:

  • Learn about U.S. market trends and opportunities
  • Explore how companies in West Sweden can take advantage of the U.S. market
  • Discuss business expansion strategies for the American marketplace
  • Meet and learn from entrepreneurs actively running companies in U.S.

Network with U.S. entrepreneurs, prominent business executives, stakeholders from West Sweden and other dignitaries. In short, everybody you should meet will be there – don’t miss out!



9.00-12.00 Morning Program 

American Market Access for Swedish Entrepreneurs by U.S. Entrepreneurs

Introduction – Approaching the U.S. Market

U.S Focused Workshops

Positioning your product

Operating a business

Making your first sale


12.00-13.30 Lunch

13.30-19.00 Afternoon Program 

13.30-17.30 U.S. Perspectives and Trends with Impact on Swedish Related Business

Panel discussion on U.S. Market Trends and Expansion Strategies

Perspectives & Trends with Impact on Swedish Related Business

“Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership – New Opportunities for Small, Midsize and Large Businesses”

“Transnational Business Challenges – Experiences from a Swedish-American Business Veteran”

17.30-19.00 The day concludes with Cocktails & Networking



Jimmy Gustafsson             Louise Munthe

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