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Your Career in the Gothenburg Region Spring 2023

1 March 2023, 08:30 - 29 March 2023, 11:30
Järnvågsgatan 3, 413 27 Gothenburg

Are you a newly arrived professional, accompanying partner or an international Master's student looking to start your career in West Sweden? We are pleased to offer this self-development training programme for international talents and professionals with tertiary education, pursuing a career in the Gothenburg region, West Sweden. 

You will map your strengths and understand the opportunities available as well as get insight into the Swedish workplace culture. The programme will guide you and give you the right tips and knowledge to prepare you for the Swedish job market. 


The sessions are designed for international professionals or 2nd year international Master's students, who are ready to approach the Swedish job market.  So go ahead, join us and   

  • Grow your own network 
  • Make your first impressions count 
  • Evaluate professional opportunities available 
  • Create your plan!  




1 March, 8 March, 15 March, 22 March, 29 March  


TIME: 8:30 - 11:30

Session 1: You and the Swedish Labour Market  

Session 2: You and the recruitment process 

Session 3: You and and your network  

Session 4: You and the Swedish Business Culture 

Session 5: You and your brand 



Thomas Engel, Eures Sweden, International House Gothenburg 

Filipa Rodrigues Simões, Volvo Group 

Megan Reif, Volvo Cars 

Charlotta Brynger, CueMe 

Madalina Magnusson, International House Gothenburg 

Mark Hooley,  Move to Gothenburg

Olof Persson, Volvo Group


Registration criteria 

The programme is open to international professionals, accompanying partners and second-year master's students (at universities in West Sweden), who reside in West Sweden.  

Participation is free of charge. (There will be a no-show fee of 300kr.) 

To ensure that this programme matches your needs, we will request a few details while registering your participation.  


Upon confirmation you will receive updated information about the programme, trainers and other practicalities. 


Registration closes  on 27 February


A warm welcome!  


For further questions, please contact:  


To protect the environment, we strive to organize our events in premises that are easy to reach by bike, on foot or by public transport. The nearest stop for this event is Järntorget. We also offer digital participation in our events, whenever possible and appropriate. 

We might record and/or photograph this event and publish in our channels. We will only use the material in communication linked to the event. Tell us before the event starts if you do not want to be photographed.


We regularly offer knowledge-raising and inspiring seminars and workshops where you get the opportunity to develop as an entrepreneur. Take the chance to learn something new, keep an eye on our calendar.

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