WORLD TRADE DAY 2019 in Stockholm

WORLD TRADE DAY 2019 in Stockholm


AI, Automation and Advanced Technologies That Will Shape the Future
Welcome to World Trade Day 2019 where we will investigate Sweden’s future competitiveness in the interconnected, autonomous and digital global marketplace.

Sweden has long been renowned for its strong history of technological innovation and advanced engineering. However, technological advances are occurring at a speed never before witnessed and the global competition is getting tougher all the time. So, how is Swedish industry embracing and utilising new advanced technologies, such as AI and automation, to maintain its tech edge and strong global influence?

Date: 28 August 2019
Time: 15:00–17:00 Registration starts at 14:00
Venue: Konserthuset Kungsgatan 43, Stockholm

Program
15:00 Welcome 
Dr. Andreas Hatzigeorgiou, CEO, Stockholm Chamber of Commerce 

Minister Address
Mr. Ibrahim Baylan, Minister for Business, Industry and Innovation 

Navigating the Tech Storm 
Mr. Nicklas Bergman, Entrepreneur and Technology Investor, Intergalactic Industries 

Advanced Technologies and Sweden’s Competitiveness – Moderated Discussion 
Ms. Helene Niklasson, Head of CampX, Volvo Group 
Dr. Elena Fersman, Research Director, Artificial Intelligence, Ericsson 
Ms. Anna Åsberg, VP Operations IT and Digital, AstraZeneca 
Dr. Danica Kragic Jensfelt, Professor, Division of Robotics, Perception and Learning, KTH 

Boosting Trade Through Blockchain and AI 
Ms. Susanna Zeko, Secretary General, ICC Sweden 

Digital Fashion 
Ms. Jennie Rosén, CEO, Swedish Fashion Council 
Mr. Fredrik Timour, Head of Fashion Innovation, Swedish Fashion Council 

Shaping the Future 
Dr. Andreas Hatzigeorgiou, CEO, Stockholm Chamber of Commerce 

16:50 Networking Reception

The World Trade Day is organised by The Stockholm Chamber of Commerce in cooperation with ICC Sweden and The Association of Trade Partners Swede