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Vinge 29/3 2017

On the 29th of March WCN was happy to welcome its members to an inspirational evening together with the law firm Vinge!

A panel consisting of Maria-Pia Hope, Managing Partner at Vinge, Malin Ohlin and Kristina Ekberg, partners at Vinge, shared details about their careers and their chosen paths in order to become successful leaders while still valuing and enjoying other aspects of life as well. We hope to have inspired the participants to become leaders and to support each other in doing so by meeting these female role models in the field of law. The evening continued with a dinner and mingle together with employees at Vinge. Many thanks to Vinge, the panel and all of you members who attended!

Photo: Malin Westén - www.malinwesten.com

PwC LiU 28/3 2017

On the 28th of March WCN hosted an evening at PwC’s office in Linköping with its members from the business, law and industrial engineering section at Linköpings University. The evening involved a presentation of PwC and their Corporate Finance department as well as techniques in how to do a business valuation of a company. In groups, the participants got the opportunity to solve a case within business valuation and acted as buyers and sellers in different groups. We want to thank all the participants and PwC, we had a great evening together with you!

Delphi 16/3 2017

On the 16th of March WCN was happy to welcome its members an inspirational evening together with Advokatfirman Delphi! The theme for the evening was ‘The future law firm’ with an interactive panel discussion.

How does the millennial generation want a modern law firm to look like? What expectations does it have and how can those be achieved? These questions were discussed by the panel consisting of Johan Hübner and Anna Ulfsdotter Forssell, partners at Delphi, Viveka Strangert, Director at KPMG, Advisory, Financial Risk Management and Jonas Larsson, Vice President ÅF Industry. Furthermore, they gave their view on work-life balance and why there are so few female partners. The evening continued with a lovely networking mingle together with employees from Delphi. Many thanks to Delphi for having us and to the panel and all of you members who attended!

Photo: Malin Westén - www.malinwesten.com

Reaktor 21/3 2017

DNB at the Norwegian Embassy 20/2 2017

On the 20th of February WCN was happy to welcome its members to an evening with DNB at the Norwegian Embassy. The participants got the opportunity to get an insight of the life at DNB as well as the work at the Norwegian embassy. Employees at DNB guided us through the different career opportunities which are available at the company. The presentation included a discussion regarding what the current challenges are for the bank as a result of the digitalization. Norway’s Ambassador Kai Eide held a presentation about the Scandinavian trade and industry and presented interesting statistics, proving the importance of maintaining business ties between our countries. The evening continued with food and drinks together with representatives from DNB and the embassy. Many thanks to DNB and the Norwegian Embassy for having us and to all of you members who attended!

Photo: Josefine Gravell

Grant Thornton 15/2 -17

On the 15th of February 2017 WCN in Linköping welcomed students within business, law and industrial engineering to an inspirational workshop together with Grant Thornton! It was an evening all about self-development and networking, together with employees from Grant Thornton, with group activities where the participants got the opportunity to practice and develop our communications skills. A huge thank you to all of the participants and thank you Grant Thornton for having us!

Cederquist 16/2 -17

On the 16th of February WCN had the pleasure to welcome its members to a mingle at the law firm Cederquist. Lawyers at the firm gave a presentation and guided WCN's members through an exciting recent transaction in one of the practicing areas. Among other things, they discussed the challenges that they usually face and how to set up a team with different specialist competences in order to bring a project through. The presentation was followed by a panel discussion. It was a great opportunity to network with other members of WCN and employees at Cederquist over dinner and drinks. Many thanks to Cederquist for having us and to all of you members who attended!

Photo: Josefine Gravell

Alko 7/2 2017

Mentorship Program – Kick Off Spring 2017

Wednesday, February 15, we had a Kick Off for our Mentorship Program. Several of our mentors and mentees took the opportunity to get to know each other, mingle and talk about their expectations on the program. We are very proud of the mentorship program and the opportunity it gives to some of the students in our network to get individual mentoring and coaching.
A huge thank you to all of the participants and thank you Generator Hostels for having us!
Photo: Josefine Gravell

Glöggmingel at White & Case 5/12 -16

On the 5th of December Women’s Career Network had the pleasure to welcome its members to a traditional glöggmingel together with White & Case at their Stockholm office. The glöggmingel was followed by a panel discussion on the topics how it is to work at an international law firm and how it is to work as a lawyer in Banking, M&A and Disputes. We finished the event with dinner together with several lawyers of the firm. Many thanks to White & Case for having us and to all of you members who came and for sharing your opinions! Photo: Josefine Gravell

Lindahl Uppsala & PwC 15/11 -16

On the 15th of November Women’s Career Network invited female law and business students to an inspiring breakfast at Lindahl Uppsala together with PwC. Consultants from both companies discussed their career and role, followed by questions and mingle with fellow students and the representatives of Lindahl and PwC. Thank you to everybody participating!

Gernandt & Danielsson 9/11 -16

On the 9th of November Women’s Career Network had the pleasure to welcome its members to an evening seminar on the topic "Lawyers as investigators and crisis managers" with Gunnar Strömmer: lawyer at Gernandt & Danielsson and founder of the Centrum för rättvisa. The seminar was followed by dinner together with several lawyers of the firm, in Gernandt & Danielsson's lounge and library. Thanks to Gernandt & Danielsson and the members of WCN that attended the event!

Oriflame – 25/10 -16

On the 25th of October WCN had a lovely evening together with Oriflame, discussing business related topics and which career paths there is for you, as a business woman, in Oriflame. Thank you to everyone participating during this evening!

Mentorship Program Kick-Off – 29/9 -16

On the 29th of September we launched our Mentorship Program with a Kick Off at Scandic Continental. We have twenty brilliant mentors and mentees participating in the program this fall. The aim of the program is to provide students with the opportunity to find inspiration and guidance from professionals relevant to their future career. Our mentors are some of the top professionals in their field and our mentees are a group of ambitious and driven young female students. A huge thank you to everyone participating in out Mentorship Program!

Spotify – 21/9 -16

On the 21st of September WCN held an exciting event at Spotify's headquarters in Stockholm. During the evening we got to listen to 4 amazing women tell their story about how they ended up at Spotify. They gave our members unique insights into the work life at Spotify and great advice and inspiration for their future careers. The evening continued with an exclusive tour of the office and ended with some Virtual Reality fun in the gaming room.

Swedish Bar Association – 20/9 -16

After Work – Café Opera 2016

"THE ARRIVAL OF SPRING"

Thank you all for attending WCN and KTH Finance Society's after work. It was a great evening with mingle and interesting conversations. Thank you NOA Relaxation for the drink and thank you SKAGEN Funds for making this evening possible.

Photo: Josefine Gravell

Lindahl Uppsala – 28/4 -16

28/4 WCN held a breakfast-event together with the law firm Lindahl in Uppsala. Three women from the firm talked about their careers and their work at Lindahl. We were all very inspired! Thank you all for attendig our first event in Uppsala. We are looking forward to the fall and our upcoming events!

Photographer: Josefine Gravell - www.josefinegravell.com

Workshop Business English – 26/4 -16

26/4 2016 WCN held a workshop in "Business in English" with Thomas Lavelle, Head of Language Department at Stockholm School of Economics. It was an interactive session based on two business case studies that lead to engaging and interesting conversations. A perfect opportunity to improve your English skills and business understanding. Thank you all for attending!

Photographer: Josefine Gravell - www.josefinegravell.com

Lindahl – 6/4 -16

On the 6th of April WCN invited female law students to an inspiring evening of mingling with a panel discussion. Lawyers at Lindahl discussed how the work at the law firm differs from working as a corporate lawyer and shared their experiences of secondment and clerkship. The evening was followed by mingle and food together with employees at Lindahl. Thank you Lindahl and our WCN-members for making this evening inspiring and rewarding!

Photographer: Josefine Gravell - www.josefinegravell.com

Magnusson – 16/3 -16

16/3 WCN hosted an event at law-firm Magnusson. The evening started of with a panel debate and was continued by mingel and interesting conversations. Thank you Magnusson and our WCN-members for making this evening inspiring and fantastic!

Photographer: Josefine Gravell - www.josefinegravell.com

SBAB – 15/3 -16

On the 15th of March WCN arranged an inspiring event together with SBAB. The evening started of with mingling and was followed by presentations of Klas Danielsson, CEO, and Emma Persson, housing economist. The participants received a large dose of inspiration when both career-related subjects as well as “how to enter the property market” were discussed. The evening continued with dinner and mingling together with employees. Thank you SBAB and all participating guests for a wonderful evening!

Photo: Josefine Gravell - www.josefinegravell.com

Cederquist – 25/2 -16

On the 25th of February WCN arranged an inspiring event together with the top ranked law firm Cederquist. The evening started of with mingle and was followed by a bargaining game led by Johannes Färje and Magnus Staaf, both associates at Cederquist. The participants were divided into two teams who represented different parties. After a few guiding words from the experts on negotiation techniques and the various clauses value for the represented party, it was time for the teams to negotiate the term sheet for an investment. The evening continued with dinner and mingle together with employees at the firm. Thank you Cederquist and all participating members for a fun and rewarding evening!

Photo: Josefine Gravell

Elisabeth Massi Fritz – 23/2 -16

On Tuseday the 23th of February we gave our members the opportunity to listen to Elisabeth Massi Fritz who held a lecture about her work and her career as the victims' counsel. Thank you Elisabeth and everyone who participated!

Baker & McKenzie – 27/1 -16

On the 27th of January WCN arranged an inspiring event with the international law firm Baker & McKenzie. The evening started of with mingle and networking and was followed by a presentation held by Carl Svernlöv and Sofia Törnroth-Nyberg, both partners at Baker & McKenzie, who discussed how to create value for the company and the importance of balance between work and private life. The presentation was followed by food, drinks and more mingle for our members and employees at Baker & McKenzie.

Photo: Josefine Gravell

White & Case – 12/11

Inspirerande karriärkväll hos White & Case. Paneldebatt med de kvinnliga juristerna, Anna Gotthold och Linda Kahver, White & Case Stockholm, Vivian Tsoi, Partner, White & Case Beijing respektive bolagsjuristerna, Jenny Keisu, General Counsel, Nordic Capital, Rebecca Christina Svensøy, General Counsel, FSN Capital och Julia Lannerheim, Head of Group Credit, Risk and Legal, Bambora.

Fotograf: Josefine Gravell

Cederquist & Sentat Asset Management – 24/9

Karriärmingel på Jusek 17/9

Language Workshop

Vårterminen avslutades med en givande workshop med Thomas Lavelle från Handelshögskolan. Inledningsvis gavs allmänna tips och råd beträffande hur man skriver ett bra CV eller personligt brev. För de som önskade fanns även möjlighet att få individuell feedback på CV och personligt brev. Mycket skratt i kombination med handfasta tips resulterade i en otroligt lyckad eftermiddag.

Tack till alla deltagare, samt till NOA Relaxation och Gateau som sponsrade med fika.

Sentat Asset Management

Vår föreläsning tillsammans med Inge Heydorn (grundare, ägare och förvaltare) och Lidia Jast (VD) från Sentat Asset Management blev otrolig lyckad och vi alla fick oss en dos av inspiration. Vi fick allt från karriärtips, information kring ”hur man klättrar i karriären”, inspiration kring utbildningsval och massor tradingtips. Ett stort tack till Inge och Lidia för att ni tog er tid att besöka oss.

Tidigare samma morgon medverkade Inge i ett tv-program, länken hittar ni här nedan:
http://www.efn.se/2015/04/24/smart-gjort-av-tobii/

After Work på Café Opera

Nätverksträffen resulterade i en fantastisk kväll på Café Opera med inspirerande möten och en positiv stämning. Visionen var en inspirerande kväll och med mingel i fokus som ett värdefullt inslag i vardagen.

Ett stort tack till våra sponsorer: NOA Relaxation, Aloe Vera drycken, Löwengrip Care & Colour, Oriflame, The Body Shop, Rituals, Pocketshop och Gateau.

Cederquist & Carnegie

Företagsevent på Cederquist med Carnegie. Maja Wettergren, partner på CQ, samt Cecilia Carlsson, financial advisor på Carnegie, inspirerade med presentationer om deras karriärer. Efter de avslutande tipsen och råden vankades rosémingel för deltagarna.
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