Monthly archive for August 2012

Biggest Paralympics ever

The opening of the Paralympic Games was an impressive performance. The cosmological theme presented by the famous professor Stephen…

SNS Business Summit 2012

Every year SNS - an independent network of decision makers from public and private sector – gathers in Tylösand…

The joy of statistics

There are few people that can make statistics as interesting as the Swedish professor Hans G. Rosling. I had the…

Great Olympic finale!

It has been a great fortnight with fantastic Olympic Games. I can only congratulate the organisers for delivering such a fantastic event….

Gold and bronze medallists

On Friday the Swedish King Carl XVI Gustaf and Queen Silvia congratulated the gold…

Highlights from athletics

It was fantastic to see Usain Bolt win his second gold medal in the 200 m final. Bolt gave a great performance,…

Celebrating Swedish athletes

Members of the Swedish Olympic Committee, athletes, sponsors and journalists today gathered for lunch at the Swedish residence to celebrate the hard…

Gold!

Great sailing performance by Fredrik Lööf and Max Salminen led to Sweden’s first gold medal. It was quite dramatic and it took…

Raoul Wallenberg 100th anniversary

One man can make a difference. That was the key message when we today celebrated the centenary of Raoul Wallenberg’s birth. Many…

First Swedish Olympic medal!

What an evening of celebration! Swedish Sara Algotsson Ostholt won a silver medal after a fantastic Olympic performance in the individual jumping…