SSE Alumni
As we wrap up this semester, we would like to wish you a wonderful summer and to thank you for your ongoing support and engagement as SSE alumni!

Below you'll find an update on news and events.

Warm regards,
The SSE Alumni Team

Click here to watch President Lars Strannegård's summer greeting!

Would you like to mentor an SSE Master student?
All over the world, students from top business schools need help with the transition to professional life. That's where you come in; as an alum your experience can provide support, guidance and role modeling for the next generation of decision makers. Our nine-month mentorship program is a rewarding journey that runs from October - June.
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Save the date for the SSE Alumni Golf Tournament
Continuing the tradition that started over 80 years ago, we are organizing another alumni golf day - Ekonomgolfen - at Vallentuna golf club on September 12. Keep your eyes peeled for the invitation arriving in your inbox in the next couple of weeks!
Alumni of the Year Awards
Do you know an SSE alum who should be highlighted for their achievements? We want to hear about them! The nominations for the 2023 awards are open until June 25.
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SSE Stockholm Pride Parade
Don't miss this summer's high point – the Stockholm Pride Parade and the Academic Pride pre-parade event held at SSE.

August 5, 10:30 CEST
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The Effects of New Geopolitical Risks on Financial Markets and Firms  
The Swedish House of Finance's Annual Conference brings together leading academics and practitioners in the field of financial economics to discuss important and current topics.

August 22, 08:30-17:00 CEST
IVA Konferenscenter, Grev Turegatan 16, Stockholm

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Dialogues on Digital
Join us for one of Sweden's most anticipated AI conferences of 2023, where the House of Innovation becomes a hub of breakthrough ideas and transformative connections..

October 13, 13:00-16:00 CEST
On-site, SSE. Registration required.

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SSE Master's program in Finance ranks 18 in the world
"One reason for SSE's continued strong performance in this important global ranking is the strength of SSE's alumni network, which assists students in finding internships during their studies and employment at the end of their studies," says Anders Anderson, Program Director of the Master's in Finance Program. "Alumni are active as mentors, guest lecturers, and remain involved with SSE during their careers. SSE is a relatively small business school so the alumni involvement is important to our success."
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SSE President Lars Strannegård raises discussion about national grading system
Lars Strannegård's op ed on grade inflation in Sweden has sparked a discussion about the national grading system. Politicians, pundits and teachers have all expressed support for a revision to make grades as well as admissions more fair and equitable.
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donated by Ulrika and Staffan Bohman
The Stockholm School of Economics is launching a new Faculty Fund with the aim of attracting and retaining research and teaching talent in Sweden. Alumni Ulrika and Staffan Bohman are the first to support the cause with a donation of 10 million SEK.
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Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine on the next steps in EU integration 
On May 26, the Stockholm Institute of Transition Economics (SITE) and the Stockholm Centre for Eastern European Studies (SCEEUS) had the honor of hosting a distinguished keynote speaker, Olga Stefanishyna (Deputy Prime Minister of Ukraine) who shared her insights on Ukraine's progress with reforms on the way to full EU integration.
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