ATUM – Transforming Bio-science & Accelerating Breakthrough in Covid-19 Research

The Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in San Francisco and Silicon Valley is pleased to welcome the biotech industry vanguard ATUM to the network. Headquartered just outside San Francisco in Newark,…


Solvatten – a Simple Solution with a Massive Impact

Solvatten is Swedish for “sun water” and even though there is an abundance of both, one out of eight live without access to safe, clean water at home. That’s one…


SACC-SF/SV & STYRELSEAKADEMIEN: BOARD MEMBER COURSE

EFFECTIVE COMPANY DIRECTORSHIP SACC-SF/SV is proud to present a Swedish Board Training in collaboration with StyrelseAkademien. Boardroom professionalism is an essential ingredient for business success, regardless of industry and company size….


Less Taxes, Moore for You

Moving to the US from Sweden, where you can approve your already-filled-in tax form on your phone in seconds, the US tax system will come as an unwelcome culture shock….


ALTEN USA – An International Consulting Firm with Unique Flexibility and an Unmatched Talent Pool

ALTEN USA, earlier known as XDIN, is a leader in engineering and technology consulting with its roots in the Swedish automotive industry. In 2008 they initially came together with the…


GRO Wines – Swedish bred, Napa grown.

GRO Wines is a Napa Valley boutique brand owned by husband and wife winemaking team, Lars and Molly Bjorkman. Having both made wine with grapes from many different sites in the…


Business Goddesses Striving for a Healthier Financing Culture

Margareta Neld, Monica Hedberg and Ann-Sofie Olsson noted a lack of female Business Angels in Sweden and decided to change that. In 2015, they created Asynjor Invest to encourage women to take…


A Goldmine of Knowledge is Hidden in Patents

IPscreener is an AI-based screening technology specializing in world-wide patent data. The tool finds relevant documents and helps to interpret them. The technology enables anyone to validate ideas in the…


Five questions for SACC-SF/SV’s new Executive Director, Mats Andersson

Congrats to the new job, how does it feel? “Thanks! I am super excited to take on this new role. I am looking forward to being able to support the…


Saab looks towards Silicon Valley

Advanced sensors, electronic warfare, A.I., cybersecurity, autonomous vehicles and signal intelligence. Swedish Saab serves the global military and civil security market with high-tech products. Now, the company is looking for…