Who's tech - Tech talks
Tech Initiative organizes tech talks by key tech leaders who share their perspectives on building and leading technology companies, and thriving in a digital world.
Upcoming tech talks
First look at the 2023 Tech Initiative calendar
Get your calendars out. Our 2023 calendar is filling up. We’re excited to welcome speakers from Google, H2GS, McKinsey, Microsoft, RFSL, Telia, and many more next year.
Past tech talks
Tech workshop: Explore with McKinsey the implications of generative AI for students, the labour force and Sweden - 30 Mar 2023
We hosted an interactive workshop with Gardar Björnsson Rova, lead partner for McKinsey Quantum Black, to explore what generative artificial intelligence is, how it works, and understand its...
Tech talk: Swedish cyber security pioneer shares experiences on IT security - 7 Mar 2023
One of Sweden’s leading experts on cyber security Anne-Marie Eklund Löwinder shared her vast experience from the front lines of IT security.
Tech talk: Why mastering digital technology is critical for bankers and steel producers - 21 Feb 2023
H2GS CDO Olof Hernell explored why today everyone needs to broaden and deepen their technology expertise.
Tech talk: Do we want the future we are inventing? - 25 Jan 2023
Tech Initiative hosted a tech talk with Daniel Akenine, National Technology Officer Microsoft Sweden.
Tech talk: Strategy and focus for an ever-changing world, an IBM perspective - 23 Nov 2022
Tech Initiative hosted Vahid Zohali, CEO IBM Sweden, who shared IBM’s perspective on strategy and focus for an ever-changing world.
Tech talk: Q&A with Spotify Chief R&D Officer (CPO/CTO) Gustav Söderström - 10 Nov 2022
Tech Initiative invited everyone interested to a conversation with Gustav Söderström moderated by Roberto Verganti, Professor of Leadership and Innovation, at the House of Innovation.
Tech talk: How Google develops and launches new software to the masses - 9 Nov 2022
Serge Lachapelle, Director of Product Development at Google, shared his lessons in developing and launching Google products such as Gmail Video Chat, Hangouts, Google Duo and Google Meet.
Tech talk: Electrification of heavy transport – sooner than you think - 27 Oct 2022
Kristoffer Nyberg (Head of e-Truck Solution Sales Readiness, Scania) explored with the participants the key drivers in electrifying heavy transport and thus making transport sustainable.
Tech talk: MasterCard's role in making 3 billion customers more sustainable - 11 Oct 2022
Malin Berge (Senior Vice President, Sustainability Innovation at Mastercard) used a design technique to explore with the participants how Mastercard can enable its three billion users to make more...
Tech talk: Founding, running and raising capital for Validio, the next generation data quality platform - 15 Sept 2022
SSE Alumn Patrik Liu Tran shared his experience of co-founding, running, and raising capital for his company Validio.