Classic Clog – maker Building its Brand through Swedish Talent

The clog-maker Sandgrens is the growing, high-end yet timelessly functional, shoe brand that is reinventing the traditional clog with a modern appeal. With the brand being closely tied to its Swedish heritage anno 1846, Sandgrens has for years brought Swedish talent to the U.S. to embrace a vision of what […]

Workshop on Higher Education Collaboration

On the 4th of October SACC-USA held a Breakfast Workshop at the House of Sweden in collaboration with the Embassy of Sweden, the Swedish Institute and the Institute of International Education. The topic for this workshop was about advancing visibility of opportunities and best practices in higher education collaboration between […]

Sweden’s New Climate Initiative

Previously a journalist at Månadsjournalen magazine, a member of the Swedish Parliament under the Green Party, and now the Minister for International Development Cooperation and Climate, Isabella Lövin made history by passing what is being described as a historical climate change policy. This framework, to be implemented in 2018, calls […]

Reversing the Balance Sheet

Per consequence of the severe economic crisis of 2008, the Federal Reserve participated in a complex process called quantitative easing to put the economy back on track. In response to the plummeting housing prices, soaring unemployment rate and imminent bankruptcy of major financial institutions such as Meryl Lynch, the Federal […]

STHLM Tech Fest – The Power of Startup

Innovation. This concept has manifested itself as the defining feature of any successful business in this technologically progressive age.  Many view today’s society as one in transition, as humans are moving away from traditional modes of business and becoming increasingly immersed in a world that is constantly evolving. To keep […]

It is time for the Sweden-U.S. Entrepreneurial Forum

On February 23rd, the 12th Sweden-U.S. Entrepreneurial Forum will bring together the stakeholders needed to create a vibrant entrepreneurial ecosystem. Since its inception in 2004, the Forum has become an important arena for learning and discussing how we can further develop the ties between Sweden and the United States. It is […]

Executive Forum 2016

SACC-USA is proud to present the third edition of our flagship event, the Executive Forum. The 2016 edition of the Executive Forum will offer an inside view of the 2016 U.S. federal elections providing exclusive insights, in-depth analyses, predictions and forecasts. The Executive Forum will provide an interesting outlook on […]

Fabian Wallen publish literature survey on economic implications of TTIP

According to a new literature survey on the economic impact of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) by Fabian Wallen, CEO of Wallen Economics and board member of SACC San Diego, both the EU and the US economies are expected to gain from the trade agreement. The vast majority […]