Transatlantic Day

The Transatlantic Day highlights the robust business ties and 400 years of friendship between Sweden and the United States; a vibrant relationship which continues to create opportunities between and in each of the two countries. During the day we explore and showcase success stories stemming from ideas, research, and innovative solutions generated at the intersections of public service, academia, and business.

The Transatlantic Day 2023 is arranged by SACC-USA in collaboration with the Ministry for Foreign Affairs, the US Embassy, AmCham and Vinnova for a business, academia and government audience.

Upcoming events: 
2023, February 7

2023, February 7 

Stockholm, Sweden

February 7, 8AM - 16.30PM followed by a Cocktail hour
Where: Vinnova, Mäster Samuelsgatan 56

​​​​​​​​​See the program here


Charlotte Sammelin
Head of Department for International Trade and EU Single Market, Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Sweden

Erik D. Ramanathan
U.S. Ambassador to Sweden
Anko van der Werff
President & CEO, SAS
Jenny Lindqvist
​​​​​​Senior Vice President and ​Head of Market Area Europe & Latin America, Ericsson
Christoph Friedrich
Country General Manager Sweden, Coca- Cola Company
Claes Peyron
Managing Director, Universum
Gustav Hasselskog
Founder & CEO, Candela Technology
Beata Krakus
Attorney at Law, Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C.
Jens Magnusson
Chief Economist, SEB
Niklas Nordström
Senior Advisor, Miltton Public Affairs
Beata Wickbom
Moderator of the Year, Senior Advisor
Björn Frössevi
Partner at
Truepoint Innovation in Management​​​​​​​
Malin Berg
Chair of the SACC-USA Alumni Association & Co-founder and CEO, Berg Berg Invest AB
Christofer Laurell
Senior Vice President, Research and Public Affairs, Einride
Signhild Arnegård Hansen
Chairman SACC-USA
Dennis Pamlin
Executive Director, Mission Innovation NIC
Christoffer Svanberg
CEO, Node Pole
Christina Murray 
​​​​​​​Advisor to the President at KTH Royal Institute of Technology
Susan Meyer
Intellectual Property Attorney, Greensfelder, Hemker & Gale, P.C.​​​​​​​
Henric Johnson
​​​​​​​Global Head of Science & Innovation, Business Sweden
Peter Strömbäck
Swedish Patent
& Registration Office​​​​​​​
Sofia Arkelsten
​​​​​​​Executive Director
Hallvarsson & Halvarsson
Tom Erixon
President & CEO, Alfa Laval and
Deputy Chairman, Svenskt Näringsliv
Hanna Olofsson
​​​​​​​Project Manager Swedish Security & Defense Industry Association
Oscar Björkman Possne
​​​​​​​Partner Mannheimer Swartling