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SWEA Swedish Christmas Market: Harbourfront November 25-26, 2017

Catch a great Swedish film at the European Film Festival! November 9 to 23, 2017.

Be sure to check out Holy Mess at this year’s EUFF, showing Sunday, November 19, 2017 6:00 PM

Original Title: En underbar jävla jul
Country: Sweden
Director: Helena Bergström
Cast: Maria Lundqvist, Robert Gustafsson, Anton Lundqvist
Genre: Comedy
Language: Swedish
Runtime: 118 minutes
Release Date: 2015

Synopsis: A young couple, Simon and Oscar, together with their girlfriend, Cissi, have bought a house outside Stockholm. One room has top priority: the nursery, because Cissi is expecting. But who is the father – Simon or Oscar? Nevertheless, come what may, they’re going to start a family. They haven’t revealed the secret to their families yet but what better time to disclose the truth than Christmas night?

You can also catch other great European films during the Festival which runs from Thursday, November 9 to Thursday, November 23, 2017.
See the full schedule at the site: www.euffto.com

ROM Event: The rich culinary heritage of Scandinavia (Feb 6, 2018)

Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 7:00 – 8:00 pm
Reception to follow

Join Michelin star chef Magnus Nilsson for a delectable discussion on the rich culinary heritage of Scandinavia. As head chef of the world renowned restaurant Fäviken, Nilsson has made it a point to work within the confines of the seasons of Northern Sweden; whether it be fishing and hunting nearby or harvesting and preserving produce.

Find out his fascinating approach to the ever-changing menu unique to the Scandinavian terroir.

Please note that Chef Nilsson will not be providing the reception menu.

Other special sessions have already sold out, so click here to get your tickets now!

Part of the VIKINGS! The Exhibition at the Royal Ontario Museum.

VIKINGS! Royal Ontario Museum: Nov 4, 2017 – Apr 2, 2018

VIKINGS: The Exhibition

Explore the myths and stereotypes of this ancient culture in VIKINGS: The Exhibition, presented by investment dealer Raymond James Ltd. Offering a fresh and contemporary look into the Viking Age, VIKINGS is an extraordinary window into the lifestyle, religion, and daily lives of these legendary explorers, artisans, and craftspeople.

Encounter objects rarely displayed outside of Scandinavia in this compelling exhibition that challenges the perceptions of the Viking Age through hundreds of objects, as well as interactive and immersive experiences.

Save 20% off ROM admission.
Buy your tickets at www.rom.on.ca and
use promo code: SCCC

Also see: The rich culinary heritage of Scandinavia, with Michelin star chef Magnus Nilsson at the ROM, Tuesday, February 6, 2018, 7:00 – 8:00 pm.

Join the Swedish pavilion at this years Beerlicious. This is a big deal!

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2016 Toronto Festival of Beer Feature Country: Sweden

Sweden is the featured country for the immensely popular and almost sold out 2016 Toronto Festival of Beer, taking place July 22-24.

The Swedish Canadian Chamber of Commerce has made an agreement with the organizers to manage the Swedish pavilion, a 10,000 Sq. Ft space dedicated to all things Swedish.

We have already great engagement from companies like IKEA, Volvo, Alfa Laval etc – but we still have room for YOUR Swedish content.

SCCC is offering this fantastic opportunity to display your company/products to 35,000 festival visitors.  Our pavilion will host 10 Swedish craft beers on tap and Swedish food partners – with special award-winning chefs. It is sure to be a must-see!

           We are currently offering the following options:

  • Display participation. Have your company and products on display in our ”Sample Sweden” pavilion.  pull-up banner and small product/literature stand. Cost $250 for members. Non-members $ 395 ( same price as a 1- year Silver membership )

  • Booth exhibit. 10 x 10 ft booth area. 4 tickets for the weekend. Cost $995 for members. Non-members pay $ 1,390 (includes a 1- year Silver membership)

  • Customer VIP event. Booth exhibit 10 x 10 ft area, 8 VIP and Lounge tickets for the weekend. Cost $2,495 for members. Non-members pay $ 2,790  ( includes a 1 – year Silver membership)

DO NOT miss out on this great opportunity to reach new customers! If you have any questions or want us to customize your participation, please contact Marie Larsson at info@sccc.ca or 416.925.8661

For more information about the event  http://beerfestival.ca

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 Beerlicious has become one of the largest drinking festivals in Canada and is continuing it’s reign of fun and drinking this year, celebrating it’s 22nd anniversary. We are very excited to be a part of such a massive and successful event. Each year over 35,000 people go through the grounds to celebrate, shop, and sample over 300 brands of beer. THIS IS A BIG DEAL!

This is in part thanks to their extensive media and social media campaigns

Tickets for Saturday July 23rd are already sold out!

(Scroll down to the end for details and demographics.)

Another factor in the success of the Festival (I mean, other than: hello! beer!) is the entertainment line up. This year’s headliners include: House of Pain, Big Sugar, and The Temperance Movement.

Join your fellow Chamber members in promoting the Swedish brand!

IKEA, Alfa Laval and Volvo are already on-board and planning their showcase areas.

Our Sample Sweden pavilion will include:

  • A 10,000 Sq. Ft. outdoor pavilion dedicated to Swedish Culture, with decor and furnishings that creates the look and feel of Sweden

  • 10 Swedish Craft Beers on tap (most are unavailable in Ontario) and Swedish Food Partners

  • Secondary Stage featuring up and coming Swedish acts

Get on board now! Targeted marketing campaigns start in early June (just days away) so get the maximum mileage out of your promotion by getting on board now!

Opportunities Include:

  • Inclusion in Sample Sweden Announcement

  • Major Media Partnerships

  • Digital Media Program & Contesting

  • Data Capture Opportunities

  • On-Site Signage Strategy

 

 For more info or to book space contact Marie Larsson at info@sccc.ca or 416.925.8661
Let's Say Cheers To:

Let’s Say Cheers To:

Sampling New Tastes

Sampling New Tastes

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View From The Stage

 

 

 

 

 

Best kind of crowded

Best Kind Of Crowded

Making New Friends

Making New Friends

And Having Fun

And Having Fun!

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Toronto Festival of Beer Background Info

Each year, Toronto’s Festival of Beer creates a world of beer pavilion that features imported product from a different country. The 2015 festival featured Ireland and “The Irish are Coming”. The 2016 feature is Sweden.Headline entertainers in previous years have included Naughty by Nature, Salt n Pepa, De la Soul, The Trews, Matthew Good, and 54-40

Our extensive marketing program features media partnerships, digital campaigns, online contesting, print and radio.

Festival Fast Facts:

  • 60% of our attendees are between the ages of 26 and 35

  • 50% male, 50% female

  • Top 3 spending habits include: Alcohol, Clothing/Accessories, Dining Out

  • Email Database: 8,500 loyal fans

  • Social following: 26,600 across TW, FB & IG

On the off chance you are not yet convinced of the fun and magnitude of this festival, please, click on this link:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hzuQgE6bUi

For more info or to book space
contact Marie Larsson at info@sccc.ca or 416.925.8661

 

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Event: Raoul Wallenberg – The Biography

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Tickets are now on-sale for this year’s, Golden Jubilee and Lucia Luncheon

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The SCCC’s Chairman Lennart P.Kleine and the Board of Directors cordially invites you to this year’s very special Lucia Luncheon and 50th Jubilee Celebration. Come and enjoy a traditional Swedish Christmas buffet, accompanied by the obligatory singing of Schnapps songs.  Be moved by Santa Lucia and her maids as they sing traditional Lucia carols.

This is an exceptional opportunity to gather your business acquaintances, friends, and family to join in the heartfelt and joyful afternoon filled with good food, fun-filled raffle, special guests, and dignitaries.

Experience this one of its kind event in Toronto and enjoy a unique taste of Sweden. Who of your competitors can offer this kind of customer experience?

Be proud as a member of the SCCC to join us for this special occasion and to experience the unique culture of Sweden.

This year’s Lucia Luncheon and 50th Jubilee Celebration will take place in the presence of His Excellency, Per Sjögren, Ambassador of Sweden to Canada.

Friday December 4th, 2015
Program:

11.00 A.M. Glögg Reception

11.45 A.M. Welcoming and Opening remarks by the SCCC’s Chairman Lennart P.Kleine, His Excellency Per Sjögren, Ambassador of Sweden to Canada.

12.00 Julbord (Christmas Buffet)

1.30 P.M. Lucia Procession

2.00 P.M. Raffle and Coffee

3.00 P.M Close

Fairmont Royal York Hotel 100 Front Street W, Toronto, ON Concert Hall, Second floor

  • Brian G. Smith, award winning alumnus of The Second City, celebrated television, theater, film maker, and Improv Master extraordinaire will MC the event.
  • Emma Eriksson of The Lucia Choir of Toronto will lead the traditional Luica Procession.

Välkommen!

Tickets:

Book before October 31 and take advantage of our Early Bird pricing.

SCCC Members: $ 169.00 plus tax (Early Bird) Regular $ 190.00 plus tax

Non Members: $ 189.00 plus tax (Early Bird) Regular $ 210.00 plus tax

Individual tickets and tables of 10 – 12 can be bought on-line via Pay Pal or by cheque prior to the event (No tickets will be available at the door, and no cancellations after November 22, 2015.)

For more information e-mail, info@sccc.ca or call 416-925-8661

Click here for information regarding sponsorship opportunities.


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Sponsorships are available for the Golden Jubilee and Lucia Luncheon

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The past 50 years, the Swedish-Canadian Chamber of Commerce (SCCC), a non-profit business association founded in 1965, has been a model for cooperation and collaboration by forging strategic partnerships and promoting the development of Swedish-Canadian business opportunities. The mutual desire to create economic prosperity between Sweden and Canada has provided invaluable opportunities to build community, learn, share experiences, innovate and grow.

Today we have successfully been operating for 50 years and in order to pursue the next 50, we greatly rely on the continued support from the business community. This years Lucia Luncheon and 50th Jubilee Celebration is an excellent time to give your company extra exposure and at the same time show your support to the Chamber.

For this 50th Jubilee we have four sponsorship packages for your review and look forward to your kind response.

Table sponsor: $2750 + HST

  1. Includes 10 tickets.
  2. Acknowledgment on the SCCC’s website, plus link in newsletter.
  3. Logo on the SCCC’s home page for a year.
  4. Logo on the event invitation.
  5. Logo in the Lucia Luncheon and 50th Jubilee Celebration program.
  6. A representative of your company is given the opportunity to address the guests for 5 min.
  7. Company promotional material will be displayed at the event and other printed material.
  8. Pull up sign (provided by participant) at the corporate gallery.
  9. Recognition by the Master of Ceremonies from the event podium.

Corporate gallery sponsor: $1850 + HST

  1. Includes 2 tickets.
  2. Acknowledgment on the SCCC’s website, plus link in newsletter.
  3. Logo on the event invitation.
  4. Logo in the Lucia Luncheon and 50th Jubilee Celebration program.
  5. Company promotional material will be displayed at the event and other printed material.
  6. Pull up sign (provided by participant) at the corporate gallery.
  7. Recognition by the Master of Ceremonies from the event podium.

General sponsor: $750 + HST

  1. Includes1 ticket
  2. Acknowledgment in on the SCCC’s website, plus link in newsletter
  3. Logo on the event invitation
  4. Logo in the Lucia Luncheon and 50th Jubilee Celebration program
  5. Recognition by the Master of Ceremonies from the event podium

In-kind Sponsor

  1. Includes 1 ticket.
  2. Acknowledgment in on the SCCC’s website, plus link in newsletter.
  3. Logo on the event invitation.
  4. Logo in the Lucia Luncheon and 50th Jubilee Celebration program.
  5. Recognition by the Master of Ceremonies from the event podium.

For planning and recourse reasons we respectfully ask to have all sponsorship in hand by November 6th 2015.

Please do not hesitate to contact us via email at info@sccc.ca or call 416-925-8661 if you would like to have more information.

 

Coming to Toronto… VOD – Veterans of Orphei Drängar. An event not to be missed.

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  CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

The 6th Annual Nordic Consular Cup Golf Tournament is now open for registrations

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Player Registrations NCCGT Sep 10 2015




NCCGT Sponsorships, September 10 2015



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