ScandiAnna – with Passion for Fashion

Anna Braanemark, the founder of ScandiAnna, moved to the US from Sweden in 2015. After a couple of years as CEO of a MedTech Company specializing in osseointegration, she decided…


Monthly Newsletter – September

Dear friends of SACC-SF/SV, The Fall season is always a hectic period for the Chamber, and this year is no exemption.  We kicked off September with an interactive Silicon Valley-Uppsala…


We Welcome Mortgage Lending Expert Michael Hallin to SACC-SF/SV

We are happy to welcome a new member to our network at the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce in San Francisco & Silicon Valley. Michael Hallin has a long background in…


Co-create at Ericsson D-15 Labs

Ericsson, a long-time technology leader in telecom and partner of SACC-SF/SV, has recently relaunched their state-of-the-art 5G test lab in Santa Clara, CA.  The D-15 Labs is a 5G network…


Hans Rausing, driving force behind Tetra Pak, dies at 93

Hans Rausing, the Swedish industrialist who helped turn Tetra Pak into a global packaging group, has died aged 93, his family said in a statement. Source: Reuters


New Tesla competitor in SF

It has been called a Google-powered all-electric Tesla killer. Polestar 2 and Volvo Cars Road Show lands at Pier 35 in San Francisco this weekend. “A brand offshoot from Volvo’s…


Ericsson to open smart factory for 5G

Swedish Ericsson has announced plans to build its first fully-automated smart factory in the US. The factory will produce Advanced Antenna System radios to boost mobile network capacity and coverage, including…


“Then the real sharks called us”

Texas, female networking, patents and a lot of media attention. At SACC Executive Forum Ann-Christine Langselius told the story about how she managed to raise capital for her company Miraculum….


Paving the way for industry 4.0

Companies all over the world are investing in a future with 5G, powering the fourth industrial revolution. But is it real, or just another hype? The impact of 5G on…


”Learnability will be the most important skill”

New technology like AI will not take jobs, but the way we work will totally change. “To be able to learn and adapt will be more important than what college…