Bo Hedfors wins Chalmers medal 2014

Bo Hedfors, U.S friends of Chalmers´ Chairman, has been awarded the Chalmers medal 2014 for their efforts in promoting the university’s development and operations. “With a combination of energy, valuable international experience and working in the interests of Chalmers students, he has, in his personal and considerate manner, contributed to both student development and a […]

T.G.I.F, Allen (Dallas), TX, April 25

Friday 4/25 at 7 PM, U.S. Friends of Chalmers, Texas Chapter organizes an event in Allen (Dallas), TX. Please join your fellow Chalmers Alumni and Friends for a social gathering at Tomas Bern’s residence at 709 Wheaton Court, Allen, TX 75013. We thank Tomas for his hospitality. We will continue building the local Chalmers network; […]

Join us for Club Emil, San Diego, May 22

U.S. Friends of Chalmers continues the tradition organizing Club Emil, a time-honored Chalmers dinner: ärtsoppa, pancakes and punsch on Thursday May 22 at 6:30 PM. Club Emil is preceding the annual CING USA-Canada event in San Diego which starts on Friday. Please make sure your flight arrives in time to join this memorable event. Life […]

Report from Club Emil dinner with Karin Markides in Palo Alto, March 3

On Monday, March 3rd, US Friends of Chalmers had the honor to host a dinner together with President and CEO of Chalmers University of Technology Dr. Karin Markides. The dinner was held in Palo Alto, the heart of Silicon Valley, and approximately twenty people attended.  Consistent with the mission of U.S. Friends of Chalmers, the […]

“Chalmers Happy Hour” the 28th of February in Dallas

In November last year Chalmers alumni and friends had a really nice event at Per Trevens house with the special guest Bo Hedfors.  Now Per would like to build on that momentum. Per says: – we are already in February, I would like to kick us off this year with a Chalmers Happy Hour over […]

Karin Markides talk on Chalmers key initiatives for investment and fundraising in 2014

Dr. Karin Markides President and CEO of Chalmers University of Technology is hosting a dinner Monday March 3 at 5:30 PM for friends of Chalmers University of Technology at Fish Market Restaurant, 3150 El Camino Real, Palo Alto. Karin will talk about Chalmers key initiatives for investment and fundraising in 2014. Chalmers organization in the […]

News from U.S. friends of Chalmers scholar Brett Seward

Brett has successfully completed all of his classes and now he just has the thesis left this spring. He will be working on a project in the division of Applied Acoustics at Chalmers in collaboration with Volvo Trucks and Renova to a lesser extent. He will be creating a computer model of noise sources from […]

Dinner with Chalmers President & CEO Karin Markides (October 30, Palo Alto, CA)

U.S. Friends of Chalmers University of Technology, Inc. is organizing a dinner at MacArthur Park Restaurant, 27 University Avenue, Palo Alto, CA on October 30, 2013 at 7:00 PM. The dinner is hosted by Dr. Karin Markides President and CEO of Chalmers University of Technology. Karin Markides will provide an update on Chalmers and Swedish […]

Club Emil @ Washington DC

A big thank you to everyone that attended Club Emil in Washington DC. It was a great kick off for the annual CING meetup. It was hosted at Arne & Eva Dunhem’s beautiful house; featuring pea soup, pancakes, punsch, speeches and many many songs. We are also grateful for all the donations we received, it’s […]

Newletter #7

A new issue of US Friends of Chalmers’ newsletter has just been released, read it here. If you want to receive the newsletter by email, please register at

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