SACC CHRISTMAS & AWARDS EVENT 28 NOVEMBER 2019

The Chamber’s Annual Christmas & Awards Event will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel in Sydney 28 November 2019. The evening offers special insight to Swedish culture and traditions with a beautiful Lucia performance and the sought after Swedish Christmas Buffet. The 2019 Swedish Business in Australia Award winners will be presented at the event in front of business leaders, colleagues, and friends of Swedish-Australian business community.

Entries are now open and we welcome any company/enterprise/young business executive or entrepreneur in Australia with a strong relationship to Sweden.

The 2019 award categories are:

  1. Excellence in Business Enterprise
  2. Excellence in Innovation
  3. Excellence in Sustainability
  4. Excellence in Small Business
  5. Young Business Executive/Young Entrepreneur

To apply for one or more of the awards please fill in the entry form which you find here.

Contact us for more details about the Christmas & Awards Event on sacc@swedishchamber.com.au

2019 SACC Christmas Event & Swedish Business in Australia Awards

The Swedish Australian Chamber of Commerce & The Embassy of Sweden cordially invite you to the 2019 SACC Christmas Event & Swedish Business in Australia Awards

Thursday 28 November, 6.30pm at the Four Seasons Hotel, Sydney

At this annual event, we will present the winners of the 2019 Swedish Business in Australia Awards, there will be a Special Guest Speaker, a beautiful Lucia Performance, the sought after Swedish Christmas Buffet and much more. There are plenty of opportunities to promote your company/services to a discerning audience, to develop your connections and treat your clients and employees to a Swedish Christmas Event they will remember!

Individual tickets, SACC members: $170 per person, non-members: $190 per person (individual tickets can be purchased here online)

Please contact us for below sponsorship opportunities here sacc@swedishchamber.com.au

Bronze Sponsorship – $2,950

  • Table of 10
  • Bronze Sponsor introduction at the Business Award Presentation
  • Recognition as Christmas Dinner Sponsor on the SACC website
  • Evening Program Recognition – company logo presentation
  • 2 page Company Feature in the SWEDELINK Newsletter, SACC website and social media

Silver Sponsorship – $3,750

  • Table of 10
  • Silver Sponsor introduction at the Business Award Presentation
  • Company banner display at event venue x 1
  • Recognition as Christmas Dinner Sponsor on the SACC website
  • Evening Program Recognition – 1 page company presentation
  • 3 page Company Feature in the SWEDELINK Newsletter, SACC website and social media

Gold Sponsorship – $4,550

  • Table of 10
  • Gold Sponsor introduction at the Business Award Presentation
  • Screening of short company video presentation (if available)
  • Company banner display at event venue x 2
  • Gold Sponsor presentation and logo on the SACC website
  • Evening Program Recognition – 2 page company presentation
  • 4 page Company Feature in the SWEDELINK Newsletter, SACC website and social media

All prices are exclusive GST.

Julklappen (Christmas gift raffle) Sponsor – Register your participation here sacc@swedishchamber.com.au

Dress Code: Lounge suit/Cocktail

SACC Melbourne – Nordic Engagement Lunch 2 October

Welcome to the ‘Nordic Engagement Lunch! 

The Nordic Engagement Lunch is a monthly event held at Denmark House on the first Wednesday of each month. Bringing together members of all Scandinavian business networks, the lunch promotes Scandinavian friendship and business engagement.

Bookings are essential – please contact Andrew Proctor at Denmark House to RSVP. $35 pp includes Smorrebrod, Beer and Aquavit.

When: Wednesday 2 October 2019 at 12:00pm

Where: Denmark House, Level 3/428 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne, VIC 3000

Price: $35 pp includes Smorrebrod, Beer/wine and Aquavit

Please feel free to invite guests. 

Nordic Engagement is run by Denmark House in partnership with the Danish, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish Australian Chambers of Commerce in Melbourne. Bookings are essential – please contact Andrew Proctor at Denmark House to RSVP on andrew.procter@denmarkhouse.com.au

See event flyer here

Welcome!

YP Sydney After Work 5 September

Come and join us for AW drinks at Shark Hotel. AW are organised first Thursday every month.

Look out for YP and SACC updates on Facebook 

See you there!

SACC YP

 

Professional Development & Networking Evening 4 September

Professional Development & Networking Drinks | Find your Voice for Presentations | Limited to 25 spots!

SACC and SACC Young Professional Melbourne in cooperation with the Nordic Chambers, invite you to join us on Wednesday 4 September at Denmark House for a fantastic opportunity to participate in a Professional Development & Networking Drinks evening with Emily Tucker from Find Your Voice.

Public speaking is an important skill as it can have a direct impact on your career development, business growth and even on the relationships you have with your friends and family. This workshop will introduce you to key skills so that you can find your voice, communicate with calm clarity and make a great first impression with an engaging message. Presented in a fun, interactive workshop format, this 60-minute workshop will prepare you to be heard with power and impact.

The specific skills that participants will learn:

  • A basic understanding of how their voice works
  • How to regulate and use pitch, pace, volume, and dynamics when speaking
  • How to show confidence through voice and body language
  • Exercises to help with diction and clarity in their communication
  • Voice projection

Where: Denmark House, 428 Little Bourke Street, 3000 Melbourne
When: Wednesday 4 September at 6.00 pm for a 6.30 pm start, with drinks and networking to follow afterward.
Cost: $30 for Nordic Chamber (Danish, Swedish, Finish or Norwegian) and Young Professional Members | $40 for non-members

Buy your ticket here:

https://www.trybooking.com/book/event?eid=530381&bof=1

Don’t forget to show your ticket at the bar to redeem a complimentary wine/beer.

RSVP: At the latest Friday 23 August 2019

VOLVO GROUP SUSTAINABILITY BREAKFAST 16 August Sydney

The Swedish Australian Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with Volvo Group Australia and Business Sweden invites you to this breakfast event with special guest Stefan Widlund, City Mobility Director, Volvo Buses, Sweden, who will give us an insight to Volvo Groups Sustainability strategy.

Stefan Widlund is based at Volvo Buses Head Quarter in Gothenburg, Sweden. In his current role, Stefan is supporting regions and cities to transform to electric bus traffic. This includes route analysis, charging strategy and all aspects from a customer perspective when evolving into electric bus traffic.

Venue: Business Sweden, Level 22, 44 Market Street Sydney
Date: Friday 16 August
Time: 8.00-9.30am
Members: Free Non-members: $15

Nordic After Work 15 August

Nordic After Work

Join us for Nordic After Work drinks 3rd Thursday of each month at Denmark House, Level 3/428 Little Bourke Street, Melbourne.

Nordic AW is organised by the Danish, Finnish, Norwegian and Swedish Australian Chambers of Commerce in Melbourne.

RSVP to andrew.procter@denmarkhouse.com.au

See After Work flyer here

All are welcome!

EuroMix Lunch Sydney 7 August

Invitation to EuroMix Lunch Sydney 7 August

Please join us for this informal, yet stylish stand-up business networking lunch in Sydney CBD. EuroMix is open to all European Chambers and their extended networks. Catch up with your European contacts and expand your business network. We have limited tickets available so make sure to book now so you don’t miss out! Light lunch will be served.

Time: 12-2pm Wednesday, 7 August 2019
Venue: Grant Thornton, 383 Kent Street, Sydney CBD
Tickets: Members – $49 / Non Members – $59

SACC Perth Volvo Scandinavian Film Festival pre-movie drinks 1 August

Join us in SACC Perth 1st of August at the 2019 Volvo Scandinavian Film Festival for pre-movie drinks followed by the screening of ‘Out Stealing Horses‘, an award-winning film in the Berlin International Film Festival, 2019.

Pre-drinks: Northbridge Brewing Company, 44 Lake St, Northbridge WA 6003

(at 5.45 pm we will walk to PALACE CINEMA PARADISO, 164 James St, Northbridge )
When: Thursday 1st of August at 5.00pm (for 6.10pm movie start)

Cost: $18 (movie only, drinks at bar prices)

See trailer here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=124&v=EMPCj5bvUaU

This loving adaptation of Norwegian novelist Per Petterson’s international bestseller is an epic coming-of-age drama which deftly charts a gamut of emotions from love, loss and disappointment to guilt and irreparable lifelong traumas. Internationally renowned Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgård is impeccably cast as 67-year-old widower Trond, whose past has riddled him with unhealed wounds.

The 2019 Volvo Scandinavian Film Festival is on in Perth from 17 July – 7 August

Pre-movie drinks 30 July 2019 Volvo Scandinavian Film Festival

SACC/YP Sydney join us on 30 July at the 2019 Volvo Scandinavian Film Festival for pre-movie drinks followed by the screening of ‘Out Stealing Horses‘, award-winning film at the Berlin International Film Festival 2019.

This loving adaptation of Norwegian novelist Per Petterson’s international bestseller is an epic coming-of-age drama which deftly charts a gamut of emotions from love, loss and irreparable lifelong traumas. Internationally renowned Swedish actor Stellan Skarsgård is impeccably cast as 67-year-old widower Trond, whose past has riddled him with unhealed wounds.

Where: Palace Cinema Verona,
17 Oxford St, Paddington, Sydney
When: Tuesday 30 July
7.30pm for 8.45pm movie start.
Cost: $18 (movie only, drinks at bar prices)

The 2019 Volvo Scandinavian Film Festival is on in Sydney from 9-31 July, check out all the films here.