Building a City for Work & Entrepreneurship w/ Oliver Rosengren, Deputy Mayor Växjö

Thu, May 20, 2021, 6:00 PM (CEST)

About this event

Startup Grind launches its Växjö, Sweden chapter! 

For our Premier Fireside Chat for the Växjö Chapter we are honored to have with us Oliver Rosengren, Deputy Mayor of Växjö to discuss the Entrepreneurship and Work Reforms.

Oliver is one of the youngest, most popular, and most progressive politicians in Sweden and he has big ambitions for his home-city Växjö!

In this virtual fireside chat we discuss:

  • Oliver’s journey in politics and his work philosophy
  • What makes Växjö unique as a city and what are city’s priorities when it comes to work and entrepreneurship
  • What support networks exist to help entrepreneurs and people seeking jobs
  • How does Växjö work with diversity and integration politics
  • What’s the role of high-schools and the university in making students ready for the work market
  • Oliver’s advice to upcoming entrepreneurs, job seekers, and professionals who want to move to Växjö to build their dream life

Oliver has been conducted by Mehkar Sheikh, Director for Startup Grind Växjö, communications specialist, and career educationist.



  • Mehkar Sheikh

    Mehkar Sheikh

    Startup Grind

    Chapter Director

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