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EuroCocktail 2014
Thursday, June 5, 2014: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Come mingle and network with members and friends of the Finnish, French, German, Norwegian, and Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce of the Midwest/Minnesota.

Take part in fostering American-European relationships and be part of this unique networking event of local business leaders. Come for one-on-one business networking and enjoy amazing appetizers at the American Swedish Institute.




The Transatlantic Trade & Investment Partnership (TTIP) and Minnesota:  The View from Sweden
Monday, May 19, 2014: 10:00am - 11:30am

Join us for this unique event on transatlantic trade & investment!  Featured speakers include Björn Lyrvall, Ambassador of Sweden to the US and Minnesota Congressman Erik Paulsen on US-EU trade relations and business and investment opportunities for Minnesota and Swedish companies.

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The European Parliament Elections: Why We Need To Pay Attention
Wednesday, April 23, 2014: 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join European experts and policy makers to discuss the 2014 European Union Parliament elections, the current status of the EU, the role of the parliament in the EU, and key European and national issues facing voters across the pond. The evening is part lecture, part expert round table, and part Q&A--participation is encouraged


Join us for a conversation with Björn Lyrvall, Ambassador of Sweden to the US andMinnesota Congressman Erik Paulsen on US-EU trade relations and business and investment opportunities for Minnesota and Swedish companies.

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The Power of Immigrant Stories
Wednesday, March 12th, 2014: 6:00pm - 9:00pm

The Swedish American Chamber of Commerce invites you to join in the celebration of the power of immigrant stories. Sponsored by Green Card Voices and the Minnesota Twins, this event showcases the incredible influence and breadth of our nation’s immigrant population.  


For more information, visit: Green Card Voices 




Delivering Robust Results between Business, Governments & NGO's
Wednesday, March 5th, 2014: 8:00am - 10:00am

The Nordic Chambers of Commerce (Danish, Finnish, Norwegian, and Swedish) are pleased to invite you to join them for a breakfast program on March 5, featuring Ms. Ingrid Stange.

Ingrid is the founder and head of Partnership for Change, and head of the ESG work of Formuesforvaltning AS, Norway’s largest privately owned wealth management bank.  Ms. Stange will speak on the various partnerships that can take place between successful social entrepreneurs, NGOs, businesses, and government aid organizations...

Nordic Chamber Event: MN Wild vs Edmonton Oilers
Tuesday, Mar 11th, 2014: 5:00pm-7:00pm

Let's play hockey! Come join the Nordic Chambers of Commerce (Swedish, Norwegian, Danish and Finnish) March 11 for a great evening of food, networking and hockey. This will be a great opportunity to meet friends, make new connections and, of course, watch the Minnesota Wild take on the Edmonton Oilers.

Networking starts at 5:00pm
Game starts at 7:00pm

Deadline to register is February 10th:
Click here for more info and registration




First Tuesday: 
Sponsored by The Consulate General of Sweden
Tuesday, Feb 4th, 2014: 5:00pm-7:00pm

Come join us for a special First Tuesday at the Radisson Blu by the Mall of America!  First Tuesday in February is sponsored by the Consulate General of Sweden.  All SACC members and guests are welcome.  

Our guest speaker for the evening will be journalist and author, Klas Bergman. Mr. Bergman is a veteran journalist, he has reported from many parts of the world including Europe, the Middle East, Central America, and the United States. The english edition of his recent book came out in September 2013 under the title "Land of Dreams: A Reporter's Journey from Sweden to America."

Light hors d' oeuvres will be served, cash bar. The event begins at 5:00pm, stay as late as you like. 

This event is free for SACC-MN Members, and $10 for guests. We look forward to seeing you there!

Fire Lake Grill
2100 Killebrew Drive
Bloomington, MN 55425

RSVP to info@saccmn.org


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