Sweden Innovation Forum

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The Swedish tradition of innovation dates back all the way to the 18th century! Worldwide inventions such as Celsius, the Wrench, the Zipper and the Roller Bearing are products of Sweden. The Swedish innovativeness has continued into the modern days with inventions such as the Pacemaker, Skype, Spotify and Candycrush. So, what is the next innovation?

Team Sweden would therefore like to invite you to Sweden Innovation Forum on the Swedish National Day, 6th of June! Sweden Innovation Forum will take place at Metta in California Tower, Lan Kwai Fong, Hong Kong. On this day, we will celebrate Swedish innovation together with the National Day of Sweden.

The Forum will include interactive sessions with inspirational speakers like Fredrik Härén and panel discussions about Sustainability, Internet of Things and Healthy Livable Cities. Sweden Innovation Forum ends with an official National Day Reception hosted by the Consulate General of Sweden in Hong Kong including cultural and culinary highlights. Guests who attend the full day of the forum are also welcome to the evening reception.


Morning & Lunch: 350 HKD

Afternoon: 200 HKD

Full day + Reception: 480 HKD

Schedule 5 June




Fredrik Härén – The Global Conference Speaker

An author and keynote speaker on Business Creativity, Change and Global Business. He has delivered 2,000 presentations in over 60 countries on 6 continents. He was voted Speaker of The Year in Sweden as well as selected as one of the “The Best Swedish Speakers Ever”. He is a Certified Speaking Professional (one of 700 globally) as well as GSPGlobal-speaker (one of only 30 globally).

He is the author of 9 books, including “The Idea Book” which was included in “The 100 Best Business Books of All Time”.

David Yeung – CEO and founder of Green Monday

Entrepreneur, a noted environmental advocate and co-founder of Green Monday, an innovative social venture that takes on climate change, food insecurity, health issues and animal welfare with a diverse platform that shifts individuals, communities, and corporations towards sustainable, healthy, and mindful living. David Yeung and Green Monday have received several awards, including “50 Most Innovative Companies”, “100 Most Creative People in China”, “Asia 100 Pioneers”, “Ten Outstanding Young Persons Hong Kong” and “Best Idea of the Year”.

Lars Jörnow – Founding partner EQT Ventures

Prior to joining EQT, Lars worked at King Digital for 6 years, being integral in King’s transformation first from web to Facebook, then from Facebook to Mobile. Lars started the mobile games team at King in January 2012 and managed the team that produced and launched the global, cross-platform hit Candy Crush Saga (2012-13), the most downloaded mobile game in the history according to Apple. Lars also produced King’s first Facebook hit game Bubble Witch Saga in 2011, initiated King’s Growth team (2013) and King Labs (2014-15).

Information about the event

When:08.30 - 21.00, Tuesday 6th of June
Where:21/F California Tower, 30-32 D'Aguilar St, Central, Central

Morning & Lunch: 350 HKD

Afternoon: 200 HKD

Full day: 480 HKD

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