Updates & News

Innovative Sweden, January 23 – February 10, 2012

Innovative Sweden January 23 – February 10, 2012 MaRS Discovery District Sweden and Canada have much in common—both countries have relatively small populations, advanced economies and an expanding relationship in technology innovation. Throughout its three-week run, this event will highlight groundbreaking products from promising Swedish startups in the fields of IT and Communications, Clean Technology,… Read More »Innovative Sweden, January 23 – February 10, 2012

In Business – January 16 2012 John Holland from Plutus consulting group talks with David Wojcik about Branding your Business on Rogers TV

Seen on Rogers TV. SCCC member John Holland, from Plutus consulting group, talks with David Wojcik about Branding your Business. Click on the link to view the full segment. http://www.rogerstv.com/page.aspx?lid=237&rid=51&gid=90549 If you would like to know more about Plutus consulting group… please contact: John Holland www.plutusconsultinggroup.com  

Getinge Canada: Transforming cost into healthcare – Press release

Technology by Sweden’s Getinge Group is Transforming cost into Healthcare TORONTO, Jan. 30, 2012 /CNW/ – Innovative Technology Conserves Resources and Generates Savings. Since installing the Getinge 88 Turbo Washer/Disinfector system at the Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, the hospital has saved more than $342,000 annually according to a paper published by Healthcare Quarterly in 2009… Read More »Getinge Canada: Transforming cost into healthcare – Press release

‘Communicating in Tough Times’ webinar, with Jim Gray author of How Leaders Speak.

To all  SCCC members. In these uncertain economic times, communication has taken on even more importance. Please join me on Tuesday, February 14th at 1:00 pm EST for my ‘Communicating in Tough Times’ w ebinar, presented by the Canadian Management Centre. To register, just click on the following link: http://www.cmctraining.org/communicating-in-tough-times-webinar It would be great to… Read More »‘Communicating in Tough Times’ webinar, with Jim Gray author of How Leaders Speak.

CGCIC – 2012-02-02 New Year’s Reception at the Miele Gallery

2012-02-02 New Year’s Reception The 2012 New Year’s Reception was held on February 2nd, 2012 at the Miele Gallery in the famous St. Lawrence Market. This annual event represented the 3rd year at this fantastic location organized in partnership with Miele Ltd. Mr. Jan Heck, President of Miele Ltd., generously provided their state-of-the-art Miele kitchen as… Read More »CGCIC – 2012-02-02 New Year’s Reception at the Miele Gallery

Facts about Sweden

Area: 174,000 sq mi (450,000 km²), the third largest country in Western Europe Forests: 53% Mountains: 11% Cultivated land: 8% Lakes and rivers: 9% Longest north-south distance: 978 mi (1,574 km) Longest east-west distance: 310 mi (499 km) Capital: Stockholm Population: 9.3 million inhabitants Languages: Swedish; recognized minority languages: Sami (Lapp), Finnish, Meänkieli (Tornedalen Finnish),… Read More »Facts about Sweden

[Press Release] Volvo Car Corporation’s Plug-in Hybrid – same world-class safety as all Volvo cars

Volvo Car Corporation’s Plug-in Hybrid – same world-class safety as all Volvo cars A Volvo Plug-in Hybrid includes a systematic approach to all safety aspects related to battery power. The basic perspective is that a plug-in version must be as safe as any other new Volvo car – when it comes to owning and driving… Read More »[Press Release] Volvo Car Corporation’s Plug-in Hybrid – same world-class safety as all Volvo cars

Thank you to all our Lucia Sponsors

On behalf of the  Swedish – Canadian Chamber of Commerce, I want to extend a heart-felt Thank You for your commitment to making this years Lucia celebration very successful. Your generous contributions are truly appreciated.