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SACC Arizona - Trade Summit and 20 year Anniversary

  • October 13, 2016
  • 10:00 AM - 1:30 PM
  • Phoenix, Arizona, 2 N. Central Ave., Suite 2500
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SACC Arizona - 20 Years

SACC Arizona Trade Summit

@The offices of GPEC, Phoenix

2 North Central Ave. Suite 2500

October 13,  2016

10:00 am - 1:30 pm

Lunch provided by SRP 


H.E. Björn Lyrvall, Swedish Ambassador to the US

From Washington D.C. and the SACC USA office

Johan Marcus, Executive director SACC USA

Preliminary program

10:00-10:20 Networking (Coffee and sweets)

10:20-10:25 Welcome from SACC Arizona and update on the regional Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce

10:25-10:30 Introducing honorary consul Lars Lagerman, founder of SACC Arizona

10:30-10:35 Introduction of SACC USA, Executive Director Johan Marcus. Johan introducing Ambassador Lyrvall.

10:35-10:50 Björn Lyrvall, Swedish Ambassador to the US.

10:50-11:00 Q&A and networking

11:00-11:50 Panel 1: Overview on trends and leading industries in Arizona

Moderator Colin Tetreault, ASU School of Sustainability

Panel: GPEC Stephane Frijia, International Strategy, US Commercial Service Kristian Richardson, Director Arizona, Arizona Commerce Authority Kevin O’Shea, VP International, Arizona District Export Council Gunnar Light, Vice Chair AZ DEC, MPEXA Dawn Nagle, direcor 

11:50-12:00 Q&A and continued networking. 

12:00-12:30 Lunch and networking

12:30-1:00 Life Science in Arizona, Bio Tech, and Med Tech, Joan Koerber-Walker, President AZ Bio Association.

1:00-1:15 Q&A with continued networking

1:15-1:30 Concluding remarks and continued networking


SACC Arizona is celebrating its 
20th Anniversary, October 2016.

SACC started 1906 in New York.

Please RSVP by noon September 12.
Limited space available.

Event Sponsors:

Event Hosts

Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce Arizona Inc.

PO Box 5102 | Scottsdale, AZ 85261-5102  USA 

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