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 […]

Welcome to Chalmers, Brett Seward!

We would like to welcome Brett Seward to Chalmers, which received the US Friends of Chalmers’ scholarship during the annual CING meeting in Silicon Valley May 2012. Brett will in the near future start blogging about his experience at Chalmers, which will be available here at Once again, welcome Brett Seward to Chalmers! “I am from Goshen, Indiana, […]

Panel of experts – “Silicon Valley innovation system and entrepreneurship”

US Friends of Chalmers arranged Panel of experts during the annual CING meeting in Silicon Valley in May. The discussion topics were: – Stanford’s role in supplying innovation and talents to Silicon Valley – The role of VC and business law connections in startup – Business incubators and entrepreneurs give their stories – Deutsche Telekom […]

Some pictures from Club Emil featuring ärtsoppa/yellow peas soup…

The traditional Club Emil dinner on Thursday May 24 with “ärtsoppa”, pancakes and punsch. Karin Markides Chalmers CEO and President hosted the event during her visit for the annual CING meeting in Silicon Valley in May.

CING USA/Canada – Annual Meeting in San Francisco (May 25-27)

Hello all Chalmers University of Technology alumni in Silicon Valley,  or far away! You are welcome to join our great annual meeting 2012, this time in the San Francisco Bay Area, US Memorial Day weekend May 25-27 . More information about the event can be found on the event website: And don’t forget to sign […]

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