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

Club Emil @ Rocket Space

A big thank you to everyone that attended Club Emil at Rocket Space. It was a terrific venue with great food (first time trying spicy yellow pea soup). For the ones of you that couldn’t make it, don’t forgot about the upcoming Club Emil on May 23rd, kicking off the annual CING meetup. This time […]

CING, Annual meeting 2013 (May 23-26)

It is time for CING’s, Chalmersska Ingenjörsföreningen,  annual meetup. This year the event takes place in Washington DC. The program kicks of on May 23rd with a classical Club Emil event featuring Punch, Pea soup and Pancakes organized by US Friends of Chalmers. The rest of the memorial weekend is packed with events, study tours […]

New interns

Two new interns have arrived in Silicon Valley and will continue the ongoing process of networking and fundrasing for US Friends of Chalmers while at the same time experiencing a fast-paced techhub over eight thousand kilometer away from home. First to arrive was Martin Doversten, a 25 year old computer engineer. Currently taking a one year break from […]

Brett in Sweden

Our fellow Brett Seward has start blogging about his experiences in Sweden. You’ll find the his first blog post at

Club Emil, December 6 in Santa Clara

Club Emil featuring ärtsoppa/yellow pea soup, pancakes and punsch Following the outstanding Club Emil in May with Karin Markides and other Chalmers dignitaries we have not had any Club Emil and we are already getting close to Christmas. Let’s meet up! US Friends of Chalmers presents Club Emil a traditional Thursday dinner with yellow pea soup, pancakes […]

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