Make plans now to attend the Swedish-American Bridge Conference September 12-16, 2012 in Karlstad, Sweden!
Attending this Conference is the perfect end to summer for everyone interested in promoting of the amiable contacts between Sweden, Canada and the United States. This year's themes include ideas for achieving eco-friendly and sustainable existence, entrepreneurship, future-oriented research, and the roles of cultural organizations.
The Conference opens with a reception and program on Wednesday, September 12 at the Karlstad Conference Center. Plenary lectures and multiple break-out sessions will take place on Thursday. On Friday, participants will further explore Conference themes on various excursions in the region. The Saturday morning session will include public lectures on a variety of topics. The Conference will conclude that evening with a festival program banquet. Throughout the four days, cultural entertainment of the highest class will complement the program.
Thinking of going to this event? Please feel free to contact KarlaT@azcommerce.com, Director of SACC Arizona.
For more information, contact Swedish Council of America or visit the Conference website prepared by SCA's partner in Sweden - Sverige Amerika Centret.
Attendees are invited to extend their stay in Sweden through September 21 and participate in a supplemental program entitled Go Back to Sweden. This program offers a unique opportunity to delve deeply into one's Swedish ancestors, walk in their footsteps, and deepen understanding about what it was like to live in Sweden during the period 1850 - 1930. With visits to Värmland, Dalsland and Västergötland, this program offers a unique opportunity to study the characteristics of the different provinces when it comes to nature, culture, traditions and, not to forget, food! Learn more about the program mission, our partners, price, and registration at www.gobacktosweden.com.