CING annual meeting, Dallas 2016

Same procedure as last year? Same precedure as every year….only different location! This year, the turn had come to the Dallas alumni group to organize the events making up the festive weekend for the CING annual meeting, and boy did they do a good job! It all started with a visit to Ericsson, Plano, where […]

Club Emil, Dallas, May 26th, 2016

As tradition has it, this year’s CING North America annual meeting was kicked off with a traditional Club Emil on May 26th. The venue was the Scandinavian shop “The Wooden Spoon” and some 25 alumni, along with a couple of representatives from Chalmers (the mothership) and the 2016 U.S. Friends of Chalmers scholarship recipient, Josh Turan […]

Happy Hour in Dallas

“On a beautiful spring evening at the end of April, on the 27th to be exact, we had a very nice US Friends of Chalmers gathering at Gordon Biersch in Plano, TX. This happened to take place on the same night as our fellow Chalmers alumni and friends were celebrating in New York. The North […]

Cinco de Mayo in San Diego

Thursday, May 5th, we all gathered to commemorate the sad ’sinko de mayo’ when a whole load of mayo from Sweden destined for San Diego sank outside the coast of Mexico. Very sad indeed!! However, after about 3 seconds of sadness Chalmersandan took over and we had yet another great TGIT with the San Diego Chapter of […]

Chalmers back in New York

Wednesday, April 27th was a great night for Chalmers in New York! About 50 alumni and friends from the greater New York area gathered at Aquavit restaurant in Manhattan for a presentation about Chalmers’ current and future plans followed by a nice mingle and interesting discussions. Mr Leif Pagrotsky, Swedish Consul General in New York […]

Retail Solutions visits Chalmers

On April 11th, Peter Rieman, founder and COO and Ryan McCarthy, Sr. Director of Global  Customer Experience, from Retail Solutions visited Chalmers to talk to students about internship possibilities. Many students showed up and the interest for internships was huge. Over the past years, about 10 Chalmers students have had the chance to do an […]

Born Global, March 8th

Text and photo: Maria Svemark The Chalmers Born Global Pitch Event gathered approximately 60 people in Palo Alto this Tuesday night. The prize for Best presentation went to HappyBooking, a booking solution for small hotels and hostels. The event was held at the international law firm K&L Gates. The company, represented by Lars E. Johansson, presented […]

New York – a thriving new chapter!

The February meet-up in New York attracted 10 Chalmers alumni and a friend from KTH. The group met at a charming pizza place next to 6th Avenue called Marta Manhattan. Everybody from the prior meeting were able to attend, making it a great continuation of the year. You could tell that this get-together is something that has been […]

Stefan Bengtsson’s Eriksgata

Chalmers’ new President and CEO, Stefan Bengtsson, spent the second week of the new year travelling around the U.S. to meet with alumni, university-, and business representatives. The trip started in Washington, D.C. where Stefan and Anders Wennberg, Director of Industry Relations, arrived on the afternoon of January 7th and met up with alumni, Arne Dunhem and Joseph Siryani for […]

Update from U.S. Friends scholar, Mark Meurer

This past year at Chalmers has been fantastic. So many things have happened so fast and I am getting a bit sad that it is over so soon. I have successfully completed all of my courses and am doing my master’s thesis work in a combination of departments: signals and systems, software engineering, and interaction […]

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