The Embassy of Sweden partners with a number of Swedish businesses and companies, to organise the Sweden-India Nobel Memorial Week since 2007. The annual high-profile event showcases innovations and creativity of Sweden and Swedish companies with an aim to further enhance the image and interest for Sweden in India.
The Week which comprises a number of events – ranging from seminars and panel discussions among well-known decision makers from government and businesses as well as researchers and academicians – both from the Indian and the Swedish side; to competitions for students, to cultural performances, to exhibits, to the presence of the Nobel Chef, among others – will take place between across Mumbai, Pune, Bengaluru, Chennai, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Kolkata and New Delhi.
Companies which are partnering with the Embassy of Sweden for the Nobel Memorial Week this year are ABB, Atlas Copco, Business Sweden, Ericsson, IKEA, Oriflame, SAAB, Sandvik, Scania, SEB, Tetrapak, Volvo India.
SINMW 2103 Celebrates Tagore.
In its seventh edition, the Sweden-India Nobel Memorial Week focusses on India’s first Nobel Laureate Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore in the Centenary of his Nobel Prize. What makes Tagore even more special is the fact the he is the first non-European ever to win the Nobel Prize in Literature!
The celebrations begin in his home town of Kolkata on Oct 25-26 (more details under events) and then in Delhi on Nov 8 onwards.