May 2014
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Meet the members of our boards:
Amerikadagen - the bridge to USA becomes faster and better!
On March 27th, the Swedish-American Chambers of Commerce USA brought the U.S. market to Gothenburg through the one-day event Amerikadagen. SACC-Texas President Stefan Lloyd and Mike Skelton of the Richardson Chamber of Commerce attended the event to help promote the U.S., and more specifically Texas, to attendees.
Read more about SACC-Texas President Stefan Lloyd's thoughts about the event, and about TTIP!

Meet David Svensson, the IKEA Trading Area Manager in Houston
IKEA Trading has been a Corporate Member with SACC-Texas since December 2013 and we got a chance to talk to David Svensson, the IKEA Trading Area Manager in Houston.
An IKEA employee since 1998, David has been based in Houston since 2011. He oversees all purchasing for IKEA Trading in North, Central and South America.
Read more about IKEA Trading in Houston, what it takes to succeed on the U.S market, and about David's favorite IKEA item...

Planning for SXSW 2015 is already underway!
South by Southwest (SXSW) is one of the most popular festivals and trade shows for the creative and interactive industries in the US. With around 400 Swedes present, Sweden was well represented at this year's edition of the interactive part of the SXSW festival with big names such as Spotify, King, and Toca Boca.Next year's edition is going to be another fantastic opportunity to get visibility both in Sweden and here in the US.
Read about the impact SXSW 2014 had and about how you can get involved! 
Member Spotlight: Johanna Evertson Camargo and One Picture One Moment
Johanna Evertson Camargo started photography company One Picture One Moment earlier this year and is already getting noticed. Johanna was chosen as the official photographer for the DFW Family Expo and her photos were featured in the most recent edition of Nordic leading sports store Gymgrossisten's magazine.
Read about Johanna's experiences of starting a business in Texas, and of One Picture One Moment.

Past Events: Austin
Swedish Bootcamp at SXSW
The event during SXSW was a new version of the well attended music & business matchmaking-party that SACC-Austin has hosted on their roof terrace on 6th St, for several years. This year, the event was extended to three days, and co-hosted by other Swedish organizations, such as the Embassy of Sweden in the U.S., the Swedish Institute, Media Evolution, and Lule´┐Ż Business Region.
Past Events: Dallas
Event at Texas Instruments
SACC-Dallas hosted an event at Texas Instruments (TI) where attendees got to learn about self-driving cars and the design challenges they present.
Past Events: Houston
The 11th Scandinavian Golf Tournament
SACC-Houston hosted their annual golf tournament along with the Danish- and Norwegian-American Chambers of Commerce at Augusta Pines on February 24th.
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May 2014