Will you be in Stockholm the 16th of March?























The Swedish-East African Chamber of Commerce (SWEACC) Entrepreneurship Seminar: “Being a Swedish Entrepreneur working in East-Africa!”. In this event SWEACC is co-branding this Entrepreneurship seminar together with the Venture Capital 4 Africa (VC4Africa) community the 16th of March, 2011.



The Swedish – East African Chamber of Commerce (SWEACC) is organizing an inspirational entrepreneurship seminar where Swedish entrepreneurs show-case their successful businesses and projects in East-Africa. You will also get the chance to meet other Swedish entrepreneurs which are active in the region after the speeches, during the mingle.












Date: Wednesday the 16th of March 2011.

Time: 15.00-18:00, including a mingle from 17.00 to 18:00.

Location: Svensk Handels huvudkontor / Swedish Trade Federation headquarters, Regeringsgatan 60, Stockholm.



15.00: Emre Gürler & Harald von Matérn representing the SWEACC board welcomes the visitors to the seminar and introduces the speakers.


15.05: Key-Note Speaker: Micael Edler, who’s based in Tanzania and CEO at Bratt International AB & Chairman at Resort Invest AB tells his inspirational story regarding running a investment company incorporated to invest in the emerging market of East-Africa.


15.50: Speaker: Mikael Samuelsson, Entrepreneurship Professor at Stockholm School of Economics and Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship & Founder of Global Business Labs. A speech about how to boost local East-African entrepreneurs through a network of business-incubators.


16.20: Speaker: David Lenefors, CEO & Founder, at Africana Travel. Hear David’s story on the up&down hill road in running a safari company based in Kenya & Tanzania.


16.45: Questions & Answers.

17.00: Emre Gürler & Harald von Matérn from the SWEACC board rounds off the seminar

17.00-18.00: Mingle with snacks and drinks.


We thank Swedish Trade Federation for letting us use their premises for this seminar. Please feel free to forward this invitation to persons or companies truly interested in business with the East Africa Community.

Registration: No later then the 11th of March by sending a e-mail to info@sweacc.seThis e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it . Kindly state your name, company/organization, invoice address & e-mail address.


Cost: 150 kronor for SWEACC-members to be invoiced after the event. 250 kronor for non-members to be invoiced after the event. For the first 15 members from VC4Africa this event is free of charge. Welcome & Karibu sana!

Bookmark and Share

...back to blogpage

Add Your Comment