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SIMP workshop on strategic sustainable development August 25th 2016.

The CSR Centre of the Embassy of Sweden in Beijing organized a workshop on strategic sustainable development in Shanghai in the evening of August 25th. At the workshop, the Natural Step, a Swedish organization working on sustainability, and Interface, introduced their work on sustainability as well as impact and challenges. It was a great evening with our SIMP alumni from all over China and Maisoun Jabali, Counsellor and Head of the Economic Section came to see the alumni as well as to give an introduction of the latest CSR trends in Swedish media.

Next SIMP alumni event on the latest trends of sustainable supply chain management, will be on the evening on September 23 at the Embassy of Sweden in Beijing. Read more » >>

Report from Pre-departure Events in China

On 11 and 13 April respectively, the Embassy in Beijing and the Consulate in Shanghai hosted students accepted to study in Sweden for pre-departure events.  The events targeted Chinese students who have been accepted to one of eight Swedish universities. The universities participated either with representatives in China or through video conference, and conveyed important information to the potential students, as well as answered questions. Read more » >>

INVITATION – Alumni in China

It is that time of year again, the Sweden Alumni Network in China (SANC) to invite you to the Annual Alumni Networking event in Beijing.

The Swedish Institute has supported the alumni network since it was launched in 2009/2010. Together with the Swedish Emabssy in China and the Sweden Alumni Network in China we would like invite former international students to Sweden who reside in Beijing to this  years alumni event and reunion. The event will be held on the 5th of november, 2013 in Beijing in conjunction to “The China Education Expo in Beijing on Nov 2-3″.

This was part of the team of 2012, and includes alumni in 5 diffrent chapters/cities around China.

SANC is happy to invite all members as well as other alumni from former Swedish Universities to join us and members will have opportunity to meet and recive to a presentation from a lecturer at the Nobel Museum.

Date: Tuesday, Nov 5th, 2013
Time: 19:00-22:00,
Place: Beijing you will recive full adress with confirmation email.

Apply for a place online: There are a limited number of seats so please register as soon as possible. Places will be distributed evenly among the various Swedish universities. Apply online no later than October 15th at: j.mp/sanc2013 . You will receive a letter of confirmation shortly after October 15th informing you if you have receiveda place.

Attendants will include: Alumni from Swedish universities, a delegation of Swedish universities, the Swedish Institute, the Embassy of Sweden in Beijing, the Nobel Museum, the Swedish Chamber of Commerce in China and a delegation of Swedish Companies.

About Sweden Alumni Network in China (SANC) is a non-profit organization for and by all alumni of Chinese, Swedish and other nationalities who studied or engaged in Sweden and now live in China. The purpose of this network is to develop and maintain a platform which can sustainably provide opportunities to its members and partners to improve their communications and can foster positive and mutually beneficial relationships between them.

A big congratulations to the founder of SANC; Ling Zhang is also the Alumnus of the Year at Mälardalen University (MDH) 2013 which  announced by Pro-Vice-Chancellor Paul Pettersson at a ceremony at MDH in Västerås.

The motivation for the award reads:
“Ling Zhang, founder of the Swedish Alumni Network in China, is a fantastic asset to Mälardalen University (MDH). He has already done an enormous amount for MDH by promoting it within the network, and hence laid the ground for MDH students and staff to benefit from its numerous members.”

If you have any questions about this event, please contact Ling Zhang: ling.zhang@sanchina.org or alumni@si.se.