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Sweden Creates Jobs in America

16 Nov 2018

Swedish companies create jobs in all 50 U.S. states, and all 50 states export goods and services to Sweden. The economic ties between Sweden and the United States have never been more robust. Sweden directly supports more than 360,000 jobs in the United States – and when you include supporting jobs, suppliers and subcontractors, the total number is closer to one million jobs.

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  • 24 Oct 2018
    Digital innovation is re-writing the rules of our economy and society. It calls for a new set of global public policies to facilitate these technological advances as well as safeguarding the rights of the consumer/public. To successfully navigate this rapidly-evolving, ever more complicated, transnational policy arena requires unprecedented international cooperation and cross-sector collaboration.
  • 13 Oct 2018
    A major exhibition of Nordic art spanning nearly 200 years and presenting 53 artists from Denmark, Iceland, Finland, Norway, and Sweden, as well as the self-governing islands of Åland, Faroe, and Greenland will be on view at Phillips Collection in Washington, DC from October 13-January 13, 2019.
  • 05 Oct 2018
    A multi-cultural film series, showcases an eclectic selection of cinematic works by and about women. Now more than ever, the importance of gender-balanced perspectives and parity in representation is clear. Stories of Women gives voice to vital and diverse female viewpoints through dramatic features, documentaries and shorts.
  • 30 Sep 2018
    The popular Swedish film series 'Sweden on the Screen' continues on select Sundays at 3 PM at House of Sweden. The screenings are free but registration to attend is recommended. English subtitles.
  • 22 Sep 2018
    Swedish artist Karin Lithell leads children ages 3-10 in expressing themselves through art! Attendees are set up with everything they need to participate free of charge. Come try quilling or create your own abstract art piece inspired by Swedish artist Hilma af Klint.
  • Studio 54 Forever
    22 Sep 2018
    Studio 54 was and arguably remains the world's most iconic discotheque. It opened in 1977 in New York City as disco music was reaching its peak. The establishment attracted celebrities, politicians, artists, and the cultural avant garde. On the Studio 54 dance floor, everyone was a star.

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