Member Benefits

Why become a Member?

Membership in the Swedish-American Chamber of Commerce (SACC) Texas will provide a number of benefits of whereby some are listed below:

Events

Invitation to events (subsidized for members) such as:

  • Business dinners with guest speakers
  • Professional seminars
  • Professional networking
  • Happy hours
  • Social and cultural get-togethers (such as SACC Golf Tournament, Swedish National Day celebration, Christmas dinner, Crayfish party etc.)
  • Business and Corporate members receive invites to SACC – USA Executive Forum.
  • Other events involving SACC USA and the other 19 SACC chapters in USA is:
  • SACC Summitis an event that brings the SACC network together, both members and chambers. Take the opportunity to network, connect and learn at our premier annual networking event.
  • Corporate members get invitation to the Executive Forum-SACC USA´s flagship event in Washington D.C. The event includes panels and round table discussions with top executives, government representatives, political experts, and other stakeholders. 

 

Networking                                              

 

Being a member of the unique network of SACC and by participating in events arranged by SACC, you will have the opportunity to meet and establish valuable contacts. Not only within the Swedish community but also through their network in turn, as well as the opportunity to meet with other local decision makers in Texas. A network of useful contacts may prove to be the best investments when doing business.

SACC Website

By being a Business or Corporate member, you can have your company logo and website linked to your name in the “Member List” page and on the homepage bottom scroller

Individual and Young Professionals members can have your name and contact information in our member system, but no connection to any company profile on our website.

Business Matchmaking

We connect you with individuals within the network that can provide you with professional services such as attorneys, bankers, lawyers, advertising specialists etc.

Access to a forum to discuss experiences and best practices on subjects of interest. Access to contacts both within our network in Texas as well as through SACC-USA.

 

Mentorship Program

Through the Mentorship Program, SACC-Texas links ambitious (young) professionals with knowledgeable professionals and entrepreneurs. Our mission is to promote a mutual exchange of ideas and experience between mentors and mentees. Find out more here.

SACC-USA Trainee Program

The SACC-USA Trainee Program provides U.S. companies with highly qualified trainees from Sweden. As a SACC member, your company can utilize the Trainee Program as a tool in developing your international business activities. Through SACC-USA your company can obtain J-1 visas in an inexpensive way with a short process time. Trainees educated within the highly regarded Swedish educational system bring expertise within their academic field along with an intimate knowledge of the Swedish and European market, language skills and cross-cultural knowledge. SACC-USA will facilitate all the necessary visa administration and guide your company through the whole process. Find out more here

SACC-Texas e-Newsletter

Every other month you will receive the SACC-Texas e-Newsletter with useful information and articles from our three cities.

Corporate and Business members can get an article presentation in the newsletter. Contact us at: texas@sacctx.com for more information.

Sponsorship Packages & Opportunities

SACC offers companies promotional opportunities for events arranged by SACC. Membership in SACC qualifies for discounted rates for Promotional Partnership.

 

Interested?  Send us an e-mail and we will get back to you: texas@sacctx.com.

 

MEMBERSHIP TYPES

Corporate Member ($600)

For businesses with more than 20 employees. As a Corporate Member you can have up to three representatives, of which one is the main member.

Business Member ($200)

For businesses with less than 20 employees. As a Business Member you can have up to two representatives, of which one is the main member.

Individual Member ($60)

Above the age of 35. If the company you work for is a Business or Corporate Member but you are not one of their two or three representatives respectively, you are welcome to join us as an Individual Member.

Young Professional Member ($30)

Below the age of 35.

Non-Resident Member ($60)

Any non-residents as supporters of our Chamber. You may have a strong tie to our Chamber with a past as a local member here in Texas. Or you are living in one of our neighboring states, Louisiana, Arkansas or Oklahoma – states where we have a special interest in expanding our network.

You can read more about us here: http://www.sacctx.com

Interested?  Become a member today or send us an e-mail and we will 

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