Congratulations to Mobile Security Technology, Inc. and its founder and CEO Rich Larsen, from among an overwhelming number of applications, being selected as one of the ten companies that will participate in the fall cohort for 1776’s newly launched Startup Accelerator for his app bSafe. Rich will be operating from 1776’s campus in Philadelphia during the 36 weeks of the program, commuting back and forth to DC for mentoring sessions and workshops. For a description of the companies go to technical.ly/dc/2018/09/18/1776-accelerator-program-startup-cohort/ For more information on bSafe go to getbsafe.com
The Philadelphia Chapter of the Norwegian-American Chamber of Commerce is delighted to welcome Ms. Satkowski to the Norwegian community and is looking forward to forging a productive partnership in the years ahead, advancing Norway’s standing and business activities in Philadelphia. NACC-Philadelphia would also like to take this opportunity to thank Erik Torp for his 17 years of service as Norwegian Honorary Consul. Mr. Torp plans to stay active in Philadelphia, continuing being involved in his various business and charity causes. The granddaughter of Norwegian immigrants who came to the U.S. in the early part of the 20th century and settled […]
NACCPhilly had a strong representation at this years Oslo Innovation Week. NACCPhilly board members Jorgen Flood, Michael Stewart, Erik Flood, and Bjorn Toni Bakken (previously on the board), all attended. DNB NXT was the highlight of Oslo Innovation Week and the largest meeting place for investors and startups. With more than 1200 professionals from startups, venture capital, banking, and investment, in attendance for the full day of presentations. Notable topics from presentations during the event included the Blockchain, Impact Investing, AI, and Adoptive Innovation. The Blockchain Understand the Blockchain in 2 Minutes Impact Investing “Investing in companies, organizations, and funds with the intention to generate a measurable, beneficial social […]
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We are pleased to announce that NACCPhilly and Temple University School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management are joining forces to run a student team project during the 2016 fall semester. The goal of the project is to identify opportunities for NACC to increase bilateral trade and bring about closer business relations between the Greater Philadelphia market and Norway. The team will also suggest a model for NACC to work with businesses and corporations and develop marketing communications recommendations to generate awareness of NACC and the services the organization can provide. The final written report is due on December 23, […]
NACCPhilly is proud to invite you to the upcoming Small Business Expo 2015 in Philadelphia on March 19th where we will be hosting a table. RSVP today to attend for free and get access to: Exhibit Hall with products & services to help your business Free access to 20+ business critical workshops Speed networking sessions with other professionals Business card showcase & exchange Meet thousands of business owners & entrepreneurs A Please visit our table and drop off your business card for exclusive raffle prizes. NACCPhilly members may showcase their individual businesses products and/or services for the NACCPhilly Table!!! Where: Pennsylvania Convention […]
With its over 4,500 colleges and universities, the United States of America still offers the greatest higher education system in the world. Many of these colleges actively recruit international students to join their student body. So, if you are a Norwegian student, you are already at an advantage for acceptance. Don’t miss out on this great life experience awaiting you across the Atlantic Ocean! Here are ten tips for Norwegians wishing to attend college in the USA. 1) Check Application Deadlines. They vary greatly among the universities, but application deadlines for the fall semester can range from as early as […]