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 […]

Alumni dinner in New York

On January 7th, the newly formed New York chapter, enjoyed a visit by Chalmers’ Fundraising Director, Håkan Simonsen. This time, they met at the restaurant Dos Caminos on Manhattan. The five alumni who got together are very dedicated to keeping up the work and the next meeting is already being planned so stay tuned for […]

Holiday Greetings from the office of U.S. Friends of Chalmers

Chalmers “Kamrater”, Another year is quickly coming to a close for all of us. It is our privilege sending our best wishes for a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. I am confident that 2015 has been good and that you are looking forward to a prosperous 2016. I hope you will be able […]

Club Emil in Silicon Valley

Club Emil Silicon Valley 12/14/2015 On Thursday, December 10, 2015 there were 12 Chalmers alumni, family and friends gathering for Club Emil ärtsoppa, pancakes and punsch at the beautiful residence of Peter Falk in Sunnyvale, Silicon Valley. We had participation of employees from various local technology companies such as; Juniper, Flextronics, Apple, Siemens, MediaTek, startup […]

New Chapter in New York

A small but happy bunch, consisting of three Chalmers alumni, met up at a microbrewery outside New York City on October 27th to discuss the future of a new U.S. Friends chapter. They all agreed to meet again and get started on the chapter work for the greater New York area. A large number of alumni […]

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