WHEN AND WHERE

The Swedish Career Fair will open its gates once again in 2017.
Join us on the 8th of April between 10 AM to 5 PM at the Four Seasons Hotel Puxi in Shanghai – and on the 23rd of April at the Westin Beijing Chaoyang Hotel in Beijing from 10 AM to 5 PM.

About The Fair

We give you the chance to meet the companies of your dreams – and they are recruiting! The Swedish Career Fair is a platform in which talented young professionals can meet with company representatives to exchange ideas and opportunities.

Swedish Innovation

This year, we focus on Swedish innovation in all respects. From technical innovation, social innovation to organizational innovation, Sweden is a world-known brand when it comes to pushing back established boundaries.

PARTICIPATING COMPANIES 2017

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Attendee registration is free of charge and takes only a few seconds!


Registration for 2017 is open!


SHANGHAI
Saturday, April 8, 2017

Thank you for coming to the 2017s edition of
Swedish Career Fair in Shanghai, and see you next year!

In the meantime, feel free to take part in our survey!
You will get a chance to win a floating session in Shanghai,
and get an exclusive access to the photos taken at the fair.

BEIJING
Sunday, April 23, 2017

SIGN UP TO SEMINARS

Free of charge and register below to secure a seminar seat!


SHANGHAI
Saturday, April 8, 2017

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

CONSULATE GENERAL OF SWEDEN

OPENING SPEECH BY LISETTE LINDAHL

10:45 AM – 11:30 AM

1) DANIEL WELLINGTON

TOGETHER WE ENGAGE THE WORLD

Daniel Wellington has since our inception in 2011 challenged the watch industry by going our own way and is today one of the leading watch brands globally. Our General Manager in APACC Tianhao Liu will give a presentation about how this young watch company from Uppsala managed to take the world by storm through innovative marketing and how you can contribute to further build on this success. Join us in our movement, together we engage the world.

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11:45 AM – 12:30 PM

2) GROW HR

STAND OUT FROM THE CROWD

The current economic and business situation in Asia projects a whole new set of challenges for companies – ever pressuring innovation, big data, cross-cultural environments, digitalizing and others. In this ever changing China job market, it is hard to stand out among a sea of qualified candidates. Recruiters everywhere are in constant search of top-notch people who are not only adept in the demanded skills, but are also aware of the situation and their own selves. 

This seminar will give you concrete advice on how to be that top-notch candidate – from preparation, to writing your professional CV, to get the recruiters, people around you and future employers interested in you! Grow HR is a specialized HR consulting firm based in Shanghai. Our core business is identifying and assessing outstanding talents and recruiting them into leadership roles. We cooperate with a diverse group of clients, ranging from SMEs to MNCs, to find the ideal professional who fits their specific requirements. In this seminar you will meet Sybil Kong, one of our leading Consultants, and Pavel Liser, our Research and Talent Manager.

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12:45 PM – 1:30 PM

3) KAIROS FUTURE

FUTURE-DRIVEN INNOVATION

Many of today’s large companies will not be around in 10 years and many of the leading companies in 10 years are unknown today. This presentation discusses how to “future-proof” innovation by systematically spotting new trends and exploring future business opportunities. Concrete tips are given on how to get a competitive advantage in a fast-moving world.

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1:45 PM – 2:30 PM

4) IKEA

DEMOCRATIC DESIGN

What’s the secret behind IKEA’s unique product design? Is it a secret or is it just the way we make things better? Lennie Malmgren, Lead Trader at IKEA, will share how they develop IKEA products with Democratic Design.

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 2:45 PM – 3:30 PM

5) MOVE SHANGHAI | TOM XIONG

HOW YOU’LL BECOME WORLD-CLASS BY WORKING IN CHINA

Tom Xiong, the founder and CEO of a the health & fitness startup Move Shanghai (moveshanghai.com) is a serial entrepreneur having worked with 5 startups and 2 multinational companies in Europe, US and Asia.

He’s also a contributor about the Chinese tech sector with regular columns at leading tech media and Sweden’s largest podcast about China (Den Digitala Draken).

Tom will be talking about why tech companies originating from China has an unique opportunity to become world-leading very soon – and how you as a talent can benefit greatly from it.

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BEIJING
Sunday, April 23, 2017

10:30 AM – 10:45 AM

CONSULATE GENERAL OF SWEDEN

Opening speech delivered by Gabriella Augustsson, Counsellor and Head of Public Diplomacy, Press and Communication section. Embassy of Sweden and Martin Vercouter, General Manager,Swedish Chamber of Commerce China.

11:00 AM – 11:45 AM

1) KAIROS FUTURE

MAKING INNOVATION FUTURE PROOF

Many of today’s large companies will not be around in 10 years and many of the leading companies in 10 years are unknown today. This presentation discusses how to “future-proof” innovation by systematically spotting new trends and exploring future business opportunities. Concrete tips are given, by Tomas Larsson General Manager, on how to get a competitive advantage in a fast-moving world.

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12:00 PM – 12:45 PM

2) DANIEL WELLINGTON

TOGETHER WE ENGAGE THE WORLD

Daniel Wellington has since our inception in 2011 challenged the watch industry by going our own way and is today one of the leading watch brands globally. Our General Manager in APACC Tianhao Liu will give a presentation about how this young watch company from Uppsala managed to take the world by storm through innovative marketing and how you can contribute to further build on this success. Join us in our movement, together we engage the world.

Secure a seminar seat now!

1:00 PM – 1:45 PM

3) IKEA CENTRES

IKEA TALENT APPROACH 

Michelle Wang, HR & Admin Manager

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2:00 PM – 2:45 PM

4) SWEDISH ALUMNI NETWORK IN CHINA

THE SWEDISH EFFECT 

Ge Lei, Project Manager Daimler, Zhang Ling founder of Swedish Alumni Network in China, Robi Li founder of FikaFika and Andy Yu, Manager at Business for Social Responsibility.

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CAREER IN A SWEDISH COMPANY?
Follow the link below to find available jobs in China.
SEARCHING FOR TALENTS?
If you have a job vacancy, read below to advertise.

VENUE

SHANGHAI

Open from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Saturday, April 8, 2017
Four Seasons Hotel,  500 Weihai Road
上海四季酒店,威海路500号
Metro: West Nanjing Road, line 13 (exit 8), line 2 (exit 3)

BEIJING

Open from 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM on Sunday, April 23, 2017
The Westin Beijing Chaoyang Hotel, No. 7 East Third Ring North Road
金茂北京威斯汀大饭店, 朝阳区东三环北路7号

 

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